The core gameplay of PlanetSide 2 is about holding crucial territories and controlling resources. In the world of PlanetSide 2, every soldier makes a difference. When a Refinery is full, it will blast off into orbit, and a new one will spawn at another location. Nanite Systems Operatives Built to function in the harshest weather conditions and most demanding combat roles, our new Nanite Systems Operatives are here to serve. Pick a high spot, throw a grenade, and out maneuver your foes! At the start of the event, two Refineries will spawn toward the center of the map. Spawn System RevampWe have made large revisions to the spawn system that will help filter players into more enjoyable fights, discourage overpopulation as it moves from base to base, as well as allow for more freedom to move around the map. Whether a small rapid response team or a massive clan, Outfits are vital to each empire's strategic organization.
Numerous third party software used by the game and our own internal Forgelight engine have been updated, and we've also restructured the way that assets are packed and encrypted. Whether in open fields, tightly-packed urban centers or enormous outposts, victory requires calculated teamwork and a quick trigger finger to survive the massive battles. Take up arms and drop into intense infantry, vehicle, and air combat. I hopped in with my Vanu Sovereignty character and did the math. That would afford one or two weapons of the higher tier, and maybe two more minor upgrades, like optics. As a Vanu, aesthetically and functionally the light machine guns I've played with don't feel noticeably different. These changes work hand in hand with the spawn system revamp.
You are the enemy's constant fear. We have a lot of flexibility with this system to either loosen up or clamp down harder on the ruleset, and will undoubtedly make adjustments as it continues to shake out. We'll see you on the battlefield, soldiers and Operatives! Priority 2 Spawn Locations - 15 second wait time. Cannons for hands, armor for flesh, and a disposition to match, you are a walking mass of nigh unstoppable death. You are death from the shadows, whether with a knife from behind or a single shot from a sniper's nest. This faction will not be re-assigned until the player travels to a new continent.
Players can customize their soldier, weapons, and vehicles to match their play-style, as well as the needs of their squad, outfit or Empire, building alliances and specialized units to execute acute tactical initiatives and long-term strategic objectives. PlanetSide®2 PlanetSide 2 is a revolutionary free-to-play, massive scale first-person shooter where soldiers battle as one in strategic, targeted missions against enemy empires in an all-out planetary war. I'll often forget which one I have equipped. Join Combat now works on a priority system when deciding where to send players. Each battleground holds valuable resources and strategic positions, and the empire that can conquer and hold these territories will be rewarded with the resources and the means to achieve victory. Combat Medic: Keep your fellow soldiers alive and in fighting shape. Prior to this update, the spawn system was too restrictive, and didn't point players in any particular direction.
This results in not only a more performant game, but also smaller file sizes, and more security from cheaters. Restructuring Join Combat in this way allows us to deliver players to an ideal PlanetSide experience first, wherever they're available. Playing with a 10% experience booster, I've earned 1173 cert with a 1. Six distinct classes provide a wealth of squad options and combat tactics. Whether in open fields, barren desert, in armed and armored bases, or in the skies, victory will rely on knowing your surroundings. Working strategically as a team to secure tactical positions, such as power plants and ammo depots, has long-lasting effects that can shift the tide of battle and provide key rewards and bonuses. Refine and Refuel - Continent EventThe Refine and Refuel event has been added to the events pool on all continents.
PlanetSide 2 battles persist and the war never ends, offering constant challenges of individual skill, team grit, and empire-wide coordination. The design of this system had a few different targets. So celebrate, Auraxians, you've earned it. In addition, it now makes decisions on how to send players to fights. If you wanted to earn the same infantry and vehicle items with certification points, you'd need 42,850 of them—that doesn't include any unlocked optics or other weapon attachments. With an extensive skill tree and class-based system, players can customize their soldier, weapons, and vehicles to match their playstyle and meet the needs of their squads, outfits, and empires.
Players come together in enormous battles across four massive continents to win control of critical territories, gaining key resources for their empire. Join Combat RevisionThis system has been restructured, and should no longer fail to send players off when the countdown completes. Kicking off Wednesday, June 26, and running through Saturday, August 31, celebrate your fight for freedom with the return of the Soldier Soaker pistol and Water Balloon grenades, both available throughout the event. Each empire has access to empire-specific weapons, attachments, vehicles, abilities, and more. Veteran players would often resort to hopping from spawn point to spawn point in order to reach fights they wanted to participate in. Find gameplay, weapon reviews, updates, montages, tips and more here. Heavy Assault: Rush into the battle guns blazing.
You keep the machines running, the tanks firing, and the war effort moving forward. Read on for the full details on everything going on in Auraxis this Summer! With 6 distinct classes to explore, each combat role, vehicle and weapon has extensive skill trees that will allow players to grow characters laterally, unlocking hundreds of weapons, attachments, equipment, specialized skills, vehicles, and more. We then focus on intensifying balanced fights that currently exist, while helping generate new fights along the frontlines. Each Empire has access to unique weapons, attachments, vehicles, abilities, and more. Full patch notes that include all of today's changes are available. Filling out your sci-fi wardrobe with all of PlanetSide 2's currently available cosmetic items would cost quite a bit more.