The Division 2 was presupposed to be over now. Title Update 12, which dropped final month in Ubisoft’s massively multiplayer shooter game, was meant to be the final. Ubisoft Massive introduced then that as a consequence of persevering with participant assist, The Division 2 is actually going to see additional updates this year, and at present the studio has provided a glimpse at what to anticipate over the subsequent year.
Ubisoft says that The Division 2 has now reached greater than 40 million distinctive gamers because it launched virtually two years in the past. Since then, it’s launched each a free trial and a paid enlargement, Warlords of New York. There have additionally been some main additions, such because the 100-floor Summit constructing, during which Ubisoft says has seen some 97 million flooring have been scaled – which works out to be greater than the gap to the moon.
In any case, the Division group at Massive has begun work on new content material, with producer Adrian Trasca and affiliate inventive director Yannick Banchereau remaining in management roles. The studio estimates that the brand new content material “will take several months to complete” and that the subsequent main replace could be anticipated late this year “at the earliest.”
What that content material will entail continues to be a thriller Massive isn’t prepared to debate simply but, nevertheless it says it desires the subsequent replace to “bring a meaningful change to the game.”
In the meantime, the subsequent season of The Division 2 will be a re-run of Year 2 Season 1, which implies another alternative to gather the rewards supplied through the first season of Warlords of New York. Ubisoft says you’ll be able to anticipate common leagues and international occasions, in addition to new attire occasions, because it re-runs the previous year’s seasonal schedule.
Finally, Massive’s Hamish Bode, who helped create The Division’s ‘State of the Game’ livestreams, is shifting to a brand new function as communications supervisor for Ubisoft Stockholm, the place he says he’ll be engaged on an as-yet-unrevealed venture that he’s “EXTREMELY excited to share” extra about when the time comes.