A month in the past, we launched our little fishing sport Dredge on PS5 and PS4, and we’ve been overwhelmed by the constructive response. We’re grateful that you just’re having fun with your time fishing in The Marrows… and exploring the damaging waters past.
Right this moment, we’re thrilled to announce that we’ve got extra eldritch experiences deliberate for Dredge all year long, together with three free updates and a brand new paid journey that includes the Ironhaven Company, an entity you could have heard talked about in passing from a number of the sport’s inhabitants. Extra on that within the depths beneath.
One of many options requested by so a lot of you is prolonged performance for the in-game map, and we’re excited to introduce this with our first free replace in Might. The addition of map markers will help you choose from completely different colored icons representing all the things from risks, shipwrecks, mysteries, and extra, enabling more practical navigation between places than earlier than. Moreover, this replace will embrace some fixes and stability modifications.
In our second replace, two new modes will introduce very other ways to expertise Dredge. The primary is Passive Mode, which caters to gamers preferring a much less intense expertise. Monsters that normally assault fishing boats will not be aggressive, permitting gamers to give attention to fishing and having fun with the serene environment.
This replace’s second mode is one other a lot requested characteristic: Picture mode. However slightly than simply add the power with a easy menu possibility, we’re taking a special strategy. When it launches, our photograph mode will see the addition of a brand new in-game character who’ll assist gamers unlock their digicam skill and share clues on the place to seek out a number of the native marine wildlife as topics in your pictures, a few of which will likely be model new on this replace. The mode will likely be ‘hooked’ into the PlayStation’s screenshot sharing skill so you’ll be able to share your captures, whether or not that be of majestic whales or nightmarish abominations from the deep.
Our third free replace will introduce boat customisations similar to paint schemes and flags. As you discover the coastlines and bayous of Dredge, you’ll unlock new boat paint schemes and flags to make your fishing vessel actually stand out. We’ll have extra info on each updates two and three later within the yr.
Lastly, we will likely be growing a paid and fully non-obligatory DLC that includes the mysterious Ironhaven Company. They’re seeking to set up an progressive drilling operation within the space to revitalize the cities and populations, however their final objective is unknown. As you collect supplies to assemble new buildings and biomatter to gasoline the rig, meet new characters, craft new tools, and catch new fish, chances are you’ll uncover the reality behind their doubtlessly nefarious operations.
We hope you proceed to get pleasure from your time in Dredge, and we are able to’t wait to share these new updates and adventures with you. Completely satisfied fishing!