Phoenix Labs’ action-RPG Dauntless was initially meant to hit the PlayStation four, PC (on Epic Video games Retailer), and Xbox One this previous April. A push to an unspecified summer season 2019 launch date noticed the title delayed. Now, Dauntless’ launch window has been narrowed down even additional. Curious gamers can start exploring the Shattered Isles when Dauntless releases on Might 21st. It would hit the Nintendo Swap and cell units someday later this yr.
Along with a launch date, Phoenix Labs additionally revealed plans so as to add enhancements and content material updates to the expertise, that are being carried over from the beta on PC. In response to Gematsu, a few these updates embody the next:
The Mastery System:
A brand new approach for Slayers to hone their abilities, earn expertise, unlock achievements, and purchase new rewards. Every Behemoth and weapon has its personal distinctive Mastery card for gamers to delve into.
Huge Marketing campaign Rework:
Every thing from questing and crafting to assembly different Slayers and pursuing Behemoths has acquired huge updates. The rework additionally introduces a model new “Finish of Hunt” display, offering Slayers with a wealth of data, together with progress made in numerous Mastery playing cards, quest rewards, Behemoth break components earned, and extra.
The month-long delay gave the developer a chance to additional develop upon all Dauntless has to supply. As an example, Phoenix Labs needed so as to add cross-play help, enhance matchmaking, develop the chums checklist characteristic, and way more. Whether or not or not the entire above has been achieved over the past a number of weeks at the moment stays to be seen.
Dauntless invitations gamers to group up with buddies after a catastrophic occasion tears the world into the Shattered Isles. Beastly creatures often called Behemoths emerge from world-altering occasion, leaving the little that’s left of humanity with no method to fend for itself. That is the place gamers are available in, taking up the function of Slayers to fight the Behemoths and take again management of humanity’s destiny.
[Source: Phoenix Labs vis Gematsu]