Sunless Skies’ stellar locomotive is returning to the heavens above Fallen London with an overhauled Sovereign Version, arriving as a free replace on PC subsequent month.
A “vastly enhanced version” of Failbetter’s trains-in-space journey, Sunless Skies: Sovereign Version was first introduced over a yr in the past. Now, the developer has introduced that it will arrive on Could nineteenth, bringing sweeping adjustments to lots of the recreation’s techniques.
Character development has been upgraded with a very redesigned interface that includes model new sides (unlockable traits that enhance your stats whereas defining your captain’s story), although the choice you may select from on level-up has now been restricted. Reaching stage cap is not the tip of development both—whilst you’ll not be capable to decide up extra sides, you may proceed bettering stats indefinitely.
Hunger has additionally been fully reworked, and the sport now options “new and doubtless inadvisable” meals of various edibility. Sovereign Version sports activities a extra controller-friendly UI, too—and whereas that is largely for the sport’s upcoming Change port, it must also make it simpler to play with a gamepad on PC.
Locomotive tools and weapon necessities at the moment are much less demanding, new buying and selling alternatives have been added, alongside dozens of smaller additions listed over on the replace’s announcement web page (with full patch notes to return later).