Since its release early final 12 months, For Honor has continuously larger its playerbase with widespread content material, technical, and steadiness updates. With its primary Marching Hearth growth hitting subsequent week, the staff at the back of the sport has determined to have fun an enormous milestone, whilst additionally teasing the following 12 months of For Honor content material.
Previous this week, the sport celebrated hitting the 15 million-player milestone, proceeding Ubisoft’s streak of multiplayer video games rising over the path in their lifespan (Rainbow Six Siege hit the 35 million-player mark previous this 12 months).
This bodes smartly for the sport going into Marching Hearth, the approaching unlock of which brought about Ubisoft to host a livestream. In opposition to the tip of the that flow, then again, it introduced avid gamers a tease at used to be coming to For Honor after Marching Hearth: The Yr of the Harbinger. The picture (above) displays a battle hammer planted on company floor. Whilst ideas of Mjolnir are evoked, the ornamentation does not reasonably fit Nordic designs (particularly with the lizard/dragon at the hilt). It might be teasing a brand new faction, hero, or extra.
Logo director Luc Duchaine and group developer Eric Pope did not be offering too many main points, however in brief mentioned their plans Yr of the Harbinger. It is unclear whether or not this the name of the following Marching Hearth-sized growth, or a plan to drop a number of updates right through 2019, however Duchaine used to be fast to indicate to their ongoing toughen for For Honor, and reaffirmed the corporate’s dedication to protecting the sport going. “We have at all times been severe [about updating the game] since we introduced it, even if other people had been having a bet in opposition to us, the staff did an important process hanging this sport again heading in the right direction, and we don’t seem to be carried out.”[Supply: Ubisoft]