Hey everybody! It’s Pip right here, advertising and marketing lead at writer No Extra Robots, and I’m right here to lastly announce one thing that a great deal of you might have been asking us for: Descenders on Xbox Collection X|S! We’re thrilled with what the brand new Xbox consoles are able to and are excited to deliver Descenders into the subsequent technology.
We’re additionally comfortable to announce that this Summer season, Descenders’ house owners will be capable to improve to a model new, optimized model of Descenders for Xbox Collection X|S for free of charge through Good Supply. The workforce has been working exhausting to make this model packed stuffed with upgrades that gamers have been asking for, and we will’t wait so that you can hit all our improved trails with extra buddies than ever earlier than!
8 Participant Lobbies and Cross-Play
Once we first launched Descenders multiplayer, we had no thought how standard it could be! It’s been wonderful watching an increasing number of lobbies showing and extra teams conquering profession mode collectively, so we’ve determined to get much more gamers into the social gathering on Xbox.
With Xbox Collection X|S, you’ll be capable to make lobbies for as much as eight gamers – double the foyer sizes in comparison with Xbox One. Now extra gamers can journey with you to the deepest reaches of Volcano or whip with you on the Moon. Since you’ll now be capable to embrace extra individuals in your lobbies, you’ll additionally be capable to play alongside Xbox Sport Move on PC and Steam gamers utilizing model new cross-play! Prepare for extra gamers from everywhere in the world to hitch you!
From forest trails to shivering glaciers, there are some beautiful environments all through Descenders. For Xbox Collection X|S we needed to make use of as a lot of the next-gen energy as attainable to make every monitor within the recreation extra immersive and lifelike. We’ve elevated the quantity of foliage (which implies extra bushes to crash into!), improved the terrain and shadow high quality, in addition to drastically improved the draw distance in every world and park.
Alongside the model new SSAO options, movement blur, and drastically improved anti-aliasing, Descenders’ graphics are crisp and clear, so it’s simpler than ever to get immersed as you bomb down the hills and hit the filth trails!
Decision and Velocity
With this replace, Descenders on Xbox Collection X|S could have two new graphical modes — a crisp 1080p, 60 frames per second mode to make tricking your approach down our trails smoother and extra fluid than ever earlier than, and a 4K, 30fps mode on Xbox Collection X, and 1440p, 30fps mode on Xbox Collection S, to expertise every world and its beautiful environments in the very best decision high quality attainable! Regardless of which mode you select, Descenders on Xbox Collection X|S actually shines, and we’re excited to see everybody hitting the paths collectively!
We will’t wait to launch the Optimized for Xbox Collection X|S model this Summer season, and we hope you’ll be a part of us in full 4K glory throughout Highlands and past!
No Extra Robots
Descenders is excessive downhill freeriding for the trendy period, with procedurally generated worlds, and the place errors have actual penalties. Will you lead your workforce to glory and develop into the subsequent legendary Descender?
• Procedurally generated worlds: Tackle completely different jumps, slopes and hillbombs each time you play
• Freestyle bike controls: Management each refined motion of your rider, with an in-depth physics system made for slick whips and scrubs
• Danger vs reward: Push your rider for enormous scores and combos — however bail too many occasions and also you may lose all of it
• Construct your Rep: A totally-featured on-line Rep system enables you to showcase your price, and earn new bikes and threads
• Develop into the subsequent Descender: Are you able to survive the sport in a single run, and attain the ranks of the legendary Descenders?
Decide a Crew, Develop into a Legend
In Descenders, your workforce is your life. While you decide a aspect — Enemy, Arboreal or Kinetic — you may be certain along with different gamers who select the identical aspect as you.
Seize your bike, decide your workforce, and try to stay as much as the legend of your Descender. Will you be a part of the die-hard, trick-frenzy ranks of Crew Enemy, the proficient, off-road stylings of Crew Arboreal, or the high-octane, speed-is-everything Crew Kinetic?
• Put on your workforce’s colours and attire with satisfaction, and obtain unique workforce gear
• Your Rep factors go in the direction of your workforce’s complete Rep, and unique prizes are awarded to the highest workforce
• Acquire entry to your workforce’s unique channel on the Descenders Discord server