Crytek has created quite the strange combination in Hunt: Showdown of monster-hunting and smooth combat that makes the whole thing a joy to play. There’s a very unique theme here that almost makes me think of what I wanted The Order 1886 to be. And with the continued development, Crytek will be looking to expand the game in new ways, offering more monster slaying for all.
And along with this new content, comes some fixes and other updates. Players will be able to enjoy some interesting new features in the upcoming 1.2 update. There’s a new a solo PvE mode coming that brings a few new gameplay options, as well as some much-needed fun. In this new mode,There are even more features coming too, like outfit customization, and a new map to play on. Some bug fixes and server-side tweaks are also thrown into the mix for good measure.
If you want to see more of what the new 1.2 update for Hunt: Showdown will include, check out the livestream for it below.
Although along with this new update comes some other big news. Hunt: Showdown will now work with Koch Media as their publishing partner on the console versions of the game. Crytek shared in a statement on their website.
Between the developer and the new publisher, the teams will continue to move forward on the game and it’s updates. With Koch handling the publishing side of things, our development team can put all of their focus on continuing to develop and optimize Hunt across platforms, together with our community,” said Crytek CEO Avni Yerli. “While we focus on development, Koch will apply their immense digital and retail publishing expertise to the title, supporting the game’s continued growth. We can’t wait to see what PlayStation players think of the game, and to continue to bring new content to all our players in the coming year.”
You can now play Hunt: Showdown on the Xbox One, PC, and then there’s another port coming on the PS4. The PS4 port is set to launch on February 18th. The game arrived to the Xbox One in September 2019.