Bungie revealed a number of adjustments to the problem system and weapon stability in Future 2 with the upcoming Season 13 within the studio’s weekly weblog publish.
Beginning with the brand new season, the weekly bounties given by varied distributors will probably be changed by Seasonal Challenges. These challenges might be present in both the search log or season cross menus the place gamers will obtain between three to 10 challenges every week for the primary 10 weeks of the season.
The Seasonal Challenges final till the tip of the season, and might solely be accomplished as soon as per account. The brand new challenges reward with XP, Vibrant Mud, seasonal forex, or “different attention-grabbing gadgets.”
The challenges vary from finishing particular goals in varied recreation modes to rising Energy and enhancing weapons. Some challenges will revolve round seasonal occasions, and due to this fact should be accomplished earlier than the occasion ends.
Bungie famous that some challenges would require the season cross to finish, however over half of the challenges can nonetheless be accomplished with out it.
“Challenges that concentrate on the Seasonal exercise and ritual largely want the Season Move to finish, however many of the ritual targeted Challenges might be accomplished with out the Season Move,” Bungie wrote. “General, roughly 60% of the Seasonal Challenges don’t require the Season Move.”
The opposite large change coming to Future 2 in Season 13 is weapon balancing between PC and consoles. With cross-platform play slated for someday in 2021, the studio targeted on the disparity of dealing with between a controller and mouse and keyboard.
For PC gamers, the recoil on auto rifles, scout rifles, pulse rifles, submachine weapons, hand cannons, and machine weapons will probably be adjusted a lot nearer to the console counterparts from 40% to twenty% distinction.
Though machine weapons, pulse rifles, and submachine weapons could have decreased digital camera motion when firing, or much less recoil, throughout all platforms.
Different weapons adjustments embrace elevated rocket launcher harm, decreased sword harm, elevated ADS flinch for snipers when hit, and extra.
Future 2 Season 13 begins on Feb. 9, however the Bungie stated it is going to be releasing a trailer for the brand new season subsequent week on Tuesday, Feb. 2.