Star Citizen’s newest replace goals to carry legislation and order to the galaxy • Eurogamer.internet
Plus enhanced black market and extra.
Star Citizen’s subsequent milestone replace has arrived, bringing the controversial house sim as much as its alpha three.6 launch. Headline additions this time round embody a whole legislation and order overhaul designed to make life a bit of more durable for these ne’er-do-wells among the many stars.Basically, as a pilot’s felony report (or crime stat in Star Citizen parlance) will increase, they’re going to encounter better opposition from AI legislation enforcement and bounty hunters, and can discover themselves extra prone to be attacked and pursued.Newly carried out regional jurisdictions have their very own patrolling safety forces, in addition to their very own lists of managed substances. Safety forces will instantly open hearth on recognized felons or these in a stolen ship, however will merely demand a stop-and-scan on different vessels. People who refuse to conform will acquire a criminal offense stat and be attacked, whereas these discovered with unlawful items onboard might be fined and have their items eliminated.
All of which ought to makes the skies safer for law-abiding gamers, and a bit of extra attention-grabbing for these intent on dwelling a extra nefarious existence – particularly with new crime-based smuggling missions, an enhanced black market economic system, and expanded choices for crime stat “hacking”.Alpha three.6 additionally brings extra various station exteriors, the power to buy greater than 90 ships through kiosks utilizing in-game forex, flight mannequin enhancements (together with a brand new Hover Mode for extra genuine low-speed atmospheric flight), customisable weapons, and extra.Full particulars may be discovered within the three.6 patch notes. And with that, Star Citizen – which has now amassed a staggering $230 million USD (round £184 million) in crowdfunding – inches a bit of additional ahead on its gradual journey towards completion.