MultiVersus Season 2 kicks off right now, with new Battle Move, Large Head, and extra – Destructoid
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Participant First Video games has accomplished the primary season of its crossover scrapper MultiVersus, with the free-to-play fighter making fairly a splash in its opening months. Nonetheless primarily in open beta — regardless of its run of content material drops and tournaments — Season 2 will deliver new modes, characters, levels, and extra.
MultiVersus Season 2 is getting off to one thing of a quiet begin, with no instant announcement relating to new characters, however right now will see the title get a model new Battle Move, which can now now not function any empty tiers. Considerably suspiciously, the patch notes level out that the developer has “Tuned the variety of factors required to finish every tier in order that the Battle Move feels each participating and rewarding.” Hmm…
As all the time, some unique skins await those that decide to the grind, with “Baker Road Tom & Jerry” that includes because the Tier 50 prize for the Free Move and Maestro Bugs Bunny because the Tier 50 prize for the Premium Move. One other Bugs Bunny grand prize? Ain’t he a stinker? Gamers selecting up the Premium Move will unlock the enjoyable “Astronaut Velma” pores and skin instantly.
Season 2 additionally brings with it the arrival of the in-game retailer, crammed with goodies to spend your hard-earned… erm… “Gleamium” on. These embrace a recent run of character skins together with “Samurai Batman”, “Evil Morty”, and *checks notes* “Uncle Shagworthy”. The intro tutorial has additionally been overhauled, simplifying some steps and including a voiceover. Moreover, the much more madcap “Foolish Queue” has acquired new modifiers, together with an amusing Large Head mode.
From an under-the-hood stance, MultiVersus Season 2 has launched Multi-Path Visitors Acceleration to assist enhance on-line stability, and there’s a recent run of steadiness tweaks for a number of maps and fighters. Sadly, there isn’t any phrase on any of the brand new characters that shall be arriving over the course of Season 2 — with a number of characters already showing in numerous datamine stories over the course of Season 1. Hopefully, we’ll get phrase of the brand new crossover contenders very quickly.
MultiVersus is now in open beta on PlayStation, PC, and Xbox platforms.