Valheim Fireside & Dwelling Replace Launched
Valheim has lastly launched its first main patch, Fireside & Dwelling, and with it comes a bevy of enhancements. The replace introduces new mechanics, furnishings, constructing items, meals, weapons, optimizations, and extra.
Initially delayed from the primary half of this yr till Fall 2021, Fireside & Dwelling focuses extra on cooking and constructing than anything that comes with the patch, which is smart contemplating its identify. It is not just like the Iron Gate would not have on a regular basis on this planet given the success of Valheim, so it is good to see that they took their time on this to ensure that it to come back out proper.
What’s in Valheim‘s Fireside & Dwelling patch?
Common enhancements embody weapon rebalancing, with all weapons being rebalanced to be extra viable and so that there is extra distinctive playstyles. The blocking system has additionally been overhauled, with most hp now drastically effecting your character’s means to dam assaults. To facilitate this, a stagger bar gui has additionally been added.
There’s additionally an auto-pickup toggle added, which is so much cooler for my part, and graphics settings for Energetic level lights & Energetic level gentle shadows, which is nice. The extra graphics settings in gams the higher.
Meals has additionally been rebalanced, with meals objects now largely giving stamina or primarily well being to make meals decisions extra fascinating for the gamers. There are 12 new issues to eat as nicely, and with these meals adjustments the meals GUI has been overhauled to work higher with these new additions.
In the event you’re the kind of particular person to offer your Pokemon nicknames, now you can try this in Valheim as nicely, as you’ll be able to nickname tamed animals, which is cool I suppose. They can be affected by the pleasant hearth setting when you’ve got it enabled. As you would possibly count on from this, Tamed Lox now have a goal, which you may discover extra about in-game.
Crystal battleaxe and Silver knife are the 2 new weapons on this patch, and the 2 new shields are the Bone tower defend and Iron buckler. You should use a Butcher knife to butcher tamed animals, and purchase Thunder stones from merchants. There’s additionally a Lox accent you may get.
There are new Darkwood constructing items equivalent to shingle roofs, beams, decorations, and extra. New sorts of furnishings embody a stone throne and a Viking scorching tub, which is fascinating. There are additionally crystal partitions and new sorts of stacks to indicate off your treasure and different sources. To your cauldron, there are numerous enhancements just like the addition of a spice rack, butcher’s desk, and pots and pans.
There’s additionally a cartography desk for sharing map-data with gamers, an oven added for baking bread and pie, and obliterator added (which is simply because it sounds, it obliterates objects), and an iron cooking station that’s required to cook dinner some sorts of meat.
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