The gaming landscape is abuzz with the news of “Remnant 2’s” first expansion, “The Awakened King,” which is poised to enrich the game with a fresh storyline, new environments, and additional gameplay elements.
Slated for release on November 14, this expansion is set to take players on an adventure through the Forlorn Coast, a seaside town riddled with dungeons and teeming with both new allies and foes.
In a move that’s sure to delight gamers, developer Gunfire Games has announced that friends can join in on the action without needing to purchase their own copy of the DLC. This means that if one player owns “The Awakened King,” they can invite a friend to explore the new content together.
This friend-pass system, however, comes with a caveat: while the storyline and new locations are accessible, any DLC-specific items—like weapons, modifications, amulets, and rings—remain exclusive to those who have bought the expansion.
The new content includes the Ritualist archetype, adding more depth to the game’s strategic options. Players will delve into the mystery surrounding the Root-corrupted One True King, facing new enemies and bosses along the way.
This approach by Gunfire Games is a commendable effort to balance the value of the DLC for purchasers while also promoting cooperative play. It’s a nod to the gaming community’s preference for shared experiences, and it could set a precedent for how additional content is offered in the future.