Bungie hasn’t been within the good graces of its most diehard followers in current instances. The corporate ended up on the dangerous facet of its personal group after an XP scandal and a current concern with inhibiting entry to core content material from the bottom sport after the newest growth launched. Properly, now the corporate is promising to convey again content material that some gamers misplaced.
Over on the official Bungie website, the event staff engaged on Future 2 outlined how the content material was mishandled with the discharge of Future 2: Curse of Osiris, the newest growth pack for the sci-fi multiplayer shooter. The submit explains the reasoning behind the selections to gate-lock content behind the expansion, although it was beforehand accessible to all gamers who initially bought the $60 sport when it got here out again in September.
The submit explains hotfix goes out this week that can put the Status Leviathan Raid introduced again right down to stage 300, and re-enable Status Trophies/Achievements for people who nonetheless have the vanilla model of the sport.
Dusk occasions may even solely require gamers to personal Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris if the map is from the brand new growth pack, in any other case everybody may have entry to the Dusk occasions.
The adjustments will go reside as a part of a scheduled upkeep that can wrap up with the deployment of replace 18.104.22.168.
The submit additionally mentions that the staff is not accomplished with ironing out the sport and going by means of the problems with a tremendous comb to be able to steadiness the modes, the loot, the drops, and the occasions.
It initially prompted outrage when regular Future 2 gamers found that, after the Curse of Osiris expansion launched, they have been unable to entry the Status model of the Leviathan Raid. This meant that gamers have been locked out of sure sorts of loot and modes.
This meant that individuals who paid for the sport when it got here out however did not buy the newest growth have been unable to play the content material they paid for.
A variety of players most actually made their voices heard by letting individuals know that they didn’t recognize the change. Stories indicated that this was really accomplished within the authentic Future as nicely, when the Future: Darkish Under growth went reside. The most important distinction was that there was much more optimistic hype surrounding the primary sport and there wasn’t an XP scandal hovering over the heads of Bungie.
This time round, the difficulty of hardcore players being lower off from receiving their full XP and the truth that the Status Raids and occasions have been made inaccessible for anybody who did not have the growth pack made players extraordinarily peeved. Bungie is ready to repair the Status and locked content material concern this week, however the injury might have already been accomplished for some players.