Age of Conan's
latest monthly development update is hot off the presses
, and it's kind of a doozy. Funcom
game director Craig "Silirrion
" Morrison takes the gloves off and lists five major updates coming to AoC
over the next year -- and he also offers a few disclaimers in terms of schedule changes and dates. As far as content goes, fans can look forward to new Turan boss encounters, the House of Crom dungeon, tier four raids, and a major Dreamworld/quality-of-life update prior to the end of the year.
Moving into 2012, Age of Conan
will be adding a new multi-feat specification system (apparently the feature was a landslide winner in the recent summer survey). The devs will also be giving Priest archetypes some "care and attention" as well as implementing the single-server tech that will allow for cross-server minigames and "all manner of cool things." There will also be new variants on The Breach
, The Forgotten City
, and Dead Man's Hand
dungeons, all balanced for high-level characters.
Finally, the second quarter of 2012 is the tentative launch date for AoC's
latest adventure pack as well as the tradeskill revamp. There's more too, so head to the official website to check it out.