After the release of the Shrieks in the Deep patch in late April drive embers keeps spring spring-y with community events in May and the promise of a free play weekend sometime in June. “Stay tuned for the exact date of the weekend,” the studio said.
The team spent considerable time discussing the additions to the Grimstone Canyons and Forgotten Depths zones in its Game status report: “With hordes of new creatures pouring out of the Forgotten Depths and the stone mantles dominating this part of the canyons, it’s no wonder the Grimstone Marauders have a timid grip on this area. Come and explore the higher levels of these canyons to see what new challenges await.”
If you were wondering when drive embers PvP, a recent dev video answered this question: “Never. It won’t be a PvP game.” The studio says it’s more important to balance the game around PvE and player collaboration.