V Rising is the vampire survival sport from Stunlock Studios that hit Early Entry in Might this yr. Not solely did the indie gem surpass 500,000 gross sales in its first three days, however it will definitely reached over 1,000,000 in only a week.
That mentioned, this preliminary pleasure for the sport undoubtedly wore off with time, however there are nonetheless hundreds of individuals taking part in V Rising every day (in keeping with SteamDB). So, whereas vampire life wasn’t for the few hundred thousand who initially bought the sport, there’s no denying it has a stage of vampiric attraction that’s received some gamers hooked.
In case you’ve by no means tried out V Rising for your self, now’s a greater time than ever. Simply in time for Halloween, V Rising might be going free to play on Steam from October 28 to November 1. The massive open-world RPG lets you begin your personal empire, as you keep away from the daylight and hunt for blood, and when you don’t thoughts a brief grind to success, you’ll possible discover one thing to like about V Rising.
On prime of the sport’s free weekend, Stunlock Studios has additionally issued a big replace for V Rising which offers along with your standard bugs and different vital fixes, however the replace can even introduce the all-new Mad Hunt preset to servers. You’ll be able to go forward and take a look at the specifics of the patch notes via Stunlock’s blog post on the occasion.
The Mad Hunt preset modifications the settings of the server, and in the end randomises the V Blood areas, V Blood spell unlocks, and V Blood applied sciences throughout the map. In fact, Stunlock has ensured there are specific limits in place in order that gamers will be capable to purchase all of the applied sciences they want in some unspecified time in the future or one other.
Final, however not least, all gamers of V Rising will be capable to decide up a free Halloween-themed DLC pack referred to as the Haunted Knights Fort Pack; that is out there from October 24, to November 7, so that you’ve a while to finish every quest and purchase each merchandise.
As for the gadgets included, you’ll be capable to get loads of objects that’ll assist spruce up your citadel and put together it for Halloween. For instance, you’ll be capable to seize the next (after finishing their related journal quests):
- Haunted Nights Wall Decor (2x Wallpapers)
- Haunted Nights Gourd Lanterns
- Haunted Nights Stained Glass Window
- Haunted Nights Carpets
- Haunted Nights Floating Gourd
- Haunted Nights Standing Mirror
- Haunted Nights Cranium Candles
- Haunted Nights Laughing Pumpkin
- Haunted Nights Grinning Pumpkin
- Haunted Nights Wailing Pumpkin
- Haunted Nights Internet Drapes for Pillars, Partitions, and Home windows
- Haunted Nights Coffin
- Haunted Nights Small Stash
That’s all for V Rising’s newest, so right here’s to a cheerful bloodfeast, and when you need assistance with the preliminary grind, we have got loads of information on gathering Blood Essence, what the most effective weapons are, and methods to play PvP!
Will you be choosing up or revisiting the sport over Halloween, or have another horror-fuelled titles received your eye? I do learn these feedback, and I like seeing what everyone seems to be taking part in!