Satisfactory’s Update 5 adds new signs, signals, and dedicated servers

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Satisfactory’s Update 5, which emerged on the experimental department within the sandbox game final month, is now out within the stay game. This replace adds model new instruments for creating customized signage in your worlds, in addition to spiffy new instruments for customising your factories’ visible look.

There are actually 10 completely different indicators you possibly can place wherever on this planet, utilizing poles with adjustable heights. As you possibly can see within the trailer beneath, these will be tremendous helpful for offering instructions for autos or alongside footpaths. You can use a variety of colors, fonts, backgrounds, and icons in your indicators, so you shouldn’t have any downside getting your message throughout.

In the teaser trailer for Update 5 final month, the centrepiece was a spectacular prepare collision. However, disasters ought to be much less frequent because of the addition of new ‘block’ and ‘path’ indicators you should utilize on prepare tracks. Block indicators designate sections of observe that may solely be occupied by a single prepare at a time, whereas path indicators map out designated routes by means of your transit system.

Here’s the shiny new trailer, full with lovable dino-pet:

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You’ll discover higher automated automobile pathing, an up to date UI for locomotives and prepare stations, and a totally reworked truck station, which additionally has an improved UI – in addition to new enter and output slots.

Update 5 additionally introduces the Customizer, a new software constructed into the Build Gun that unlocks at tier 2. Using the Customizer, you’ll have the ability to swap out the looks of surfaces like partitions, foundations, and ramps. There are 58 prints loaded within the software, and it’ll additionally operate as a substitute for the Color Gun – without having a color cartridge to function.

Finally, Update 5 adds in assist for dedicated servers – though this function is in an “experimental state,” developer Coffee Stain Studios explains. Check out the complete patch notes for extra info on the most recent enhancements to the co-op manufacturing unit builder.