EA’s monster-hunting Wild Hearts is getting its first new Kemono species later this week as a part of a post-launch replace. April sixth will deliver new creatures to hunt, new skills to hunt with, and extra methods to reinforce your tools – presumably to get higher at searching.
Developer Omega Power have launched a trailer that reveals off their latest beast, the wind-wielding, appropriately Spring-themed fox Murakumo. The large fox leaves sakura petals in its wake for a beautiful look, however don’t be fooled. Murakumo additionally makes use of these pink petals as a weapon, manipulating the wind to focus on you with their sharp edges.
Murakumo is kind of evasive, regardless of its dimension, because it makes use of platforms constituted of sakura blossoms to dodge your swinging assaults. Fortunately, Wild Hearts can be including the spinning prime Karakuri to assist within the combat. It’s basically a wood Beyblade (or Hyperlink’s Spinner from Twilight Princess) that positive factors velocity and energy after hitting different obstacles, that means it might be lethal by the point it reaches a goal.
The opposite large characteristic right here is the brand new Restrict Break System which permits hunters to improve their weapons and armour utilizing core orbs. These orbs will be gained by means of late-game Kemono hunts, with totally different creatures yielding totally different orbs with distinctive properties. So, just a few extra character-building selections are right here.
Afterward in April, Wild Hearts will introduce one other replace so as to add a Deathgaze Gloombeak, a Deeply Unstable Kemono, and new serial hunts. Ought to be excellent news to followers, as Liam’s assessment identified that creature selection was a weak level in Wild Hearts. However regardless of that, and some technical hiccups, Liam nonetheless referred to as it a “fierce competitor to Monster Hunter and an ideal place to begin for newcomers to the style.”
You possibly can seize Wild Hearts on Steam and The Epic Video games Retailer for £60/$70/€70.