Fall Guys season 2 added new maps to the sport, with new challenges! That’s good. A type of maps is Wall Guys. That’s unhealthy. Wall Guys is an absolute nightmare, with a number of the most irritating and infuriating moments the sport has provided but. That doesn’t imply it’s an objectively unhealthy map; some individuals will delight on this degree of chaos and bean collisions. Nevertheless it’s a hotly contested subject, and the map is already turning into notorious amongst Fall Guys followers.
Wall Guys is a gauntlet map, which implies it’s meant to be a foolish race within the vein of Dizzy Heights or Whirlygig. The gamers are confronted with a collection of tall partitions they can not soar over, however they’ll seize a collection of crates to construct a makeshift set of stairs to climb out. In fact, since nobody can talk and everyone seems to be competing with one another, there’s a lot of shoving the bins out from individuals, trampling, and different Fall Guys staples. There are additionally neat moments the place gamers can out-platform the remainder.
The map has solely been obtainable for a few days, and gamers are already calling out Wall Guys on social media.
Y’all this new scale the wall degree on Fall Guys….
— JazzyGuns (@_Jazzyguns) October 8, 2020
The brand new stuff in Fall Guys S2 is a lotta enjoyable…..aside from Wall Guys. Worst sport free of charge. Ledge grabbing simply does not work persistently sufficient for it to be enjoyable and it occurs too late within the sport. The brand new impediment course mad enjoyable tho!
— CE | SpookyCobra (@GlitchyCobra) October 9, 2020
So why does Wall Guys get so irritating? A lot of the well-liked maps, such Hit Parade and Slimb Climb, are gauntlets with some component of luck. Everybody has skilled getting hit by a stray pendulum and rocketing sideways right into a pool of slime, or being nailed by a spinning fan repeatedly as you battle towards the objective. However Wall Guys sprints proper previous that into being a bloodbath.
Though it’s a good-sized map, everyone seems to be crowded into a good house across the crates. You need to climb quite a bit, a mechanic that has been considerably underutilized in maps up to now. Plus, anytime a bean jostles you, you go falling. Many gamers are nonetheless attempting to determine tips on how to climb, solely to be despatched hurtling off a crate. The map additionally ends when a sure variety of individuals qualify, however since there’s a lot chaos in attempting to push and climb, that may take minutes. In a sport like Fall Guys, that’s a very long time.
It’s like a extra intense model of the frustrations individuals have for the See Noticed degree. That one additionally leaves you at different gamers’ mercy; the lots can drastically change the stage with their easy presence on one finish of a seesaw.
Making issues worse is that at the very least a number of the Wall Guys issues are technical. Gamers on social media have reported the seize and climb features sometimes not working. Which means it’s arduous to inform how a lot of the antics on this map are intentional design, and what number of consequence from a bug or a connection concern.
There’s nonetheless loads of time for issues to alter throughout this medieval-themed season. Prior to now, we noticed the addition of a lot of game-changers like map mutations and Huge Yeetus over the course of season 1. Mediatonic additionally launched new maps like Knight Fever, which is an excellent gauntlet match, and a castle-themed tackle Egg Scramble.