Ghost of Tsushima is getting a web based co-op mode referred to as Ghost of Tsushima: Legends. The brand new multiplayer possibility arrives a while this autumn, and better of all it’s fully free should you personal the bottom recreation.
“Legends is a wholly new expertise,” the PlayStation weblog explains, which “focuses on 4 warriors who’ve been constructed up as legends in tales informed by the individuals of Tsushima.”
Meaning you received’t be enjoying as Jin, the protagonist of Ghost of Tsushima’s single-player mode, however will as a substitute management one of many 4 mythic warriors detailed within the recreation’s Mythic Story facet quests, in a brand new setting that leans extra closely on the magical parts teased within the base recreation.
The 4 characters are break up into archetypes – Samurai, Hunter, Ronin, and Murderer – every of which comes with distinctive gear and talents. It feels like every can have a tighter give attention to particular parts of Jin’s toolkit, however hopefully with a couple of new methods to mess around with too.
In contrast to the primary recreation, the co-op expertise received’t be an open world exploration. As an alternative, there are a couple of completely different gameplay modes out there.
Story missions work with two gamers, and developer Sucker Punch says the escalating problem will construct on the fight from the primary recreation, however characteristic “new magical twists that always require cautious synchronization along with your accomplice.”
Survival missions assist as much as 4 gamers, and sound like extra typical wave-based fight, although there’s at the very least the promise of “new Oni enemies with supernatural talents.”
Full all of that and also you’ll be capable of participate within the four-player Raid, which the weblog says can be added to the sport a while after launch – in order that’s a free content material replace to this free content material replace, in case you’ll be able to’t preserve observe.
Legends is co-op solely – there is no option to play solo – and because of this you’ll want a PlayStation Plus subscription to play. Which may sting a bit for non-subscribers, however because the entire package deal is free for individuals who already personal Ghost of Tsushima it’s actually laborious to complain an excessive amount of.