One of the featured releases for August was Humankind, the new 4X strategy game from Amplitude Studios and SEGA, which comes to compete directly with Civilization. After a few days in the market, the developers have explained what we can expect in the next updates and Humankind will receive the tools to create mods asap.
In a new post on the video game’s official website, the studio has detailed what content will come to Humankind in the coming weeks. The most striking thing has to do with the inclusion of the tools for modders to create their mods in the game, something that has been delayed. Amplitude has recognized that planning to launch them has not gone as anticipated.
The studio has reassured fans saying that everything they announced will be in the game, only a little later: “We focus on mod tools to get your hands on a first version as soon as possible so that you can create your own. mods. This initial version will have more limited capabilities of what we would like to achieve, but we hope to be able to throw it all in one of the next patches. “
Bug fixes and improvements in Humankind
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In addition to the mod tools, Amplitude has also announced that fix various problems and adjust some game mechanics. On the one hand, the map editor, which is already available, will also receive an improvement in the next update to correct errors and even improve it. By the way, there is a Humankind map contest going on, with interesting prizes.
The study also will fix bugs very soon and other bugs that have been detected, but the main improvements are:
- Expanded generation conditions from oil and uranium deposits to reduce the risk that there are not enough.
- Fixed a bug that prevented Xbox Game Pass users from using multiplayer. Remember that Humankind is on Game Pass, a service that you can join for just one euro the first month.
- Fixed a bug in the beginning screen.
- Better AI behavior and performance.
Finally, the studio thanked fans for suggestions to improve the game in terms of diplomacy, religion and other issues. The study has indicated that, although it is monitoring the wishes of the fans, many of these changes would be really profound and for now will continue to work on balancing the game. If you want to know more about Humankind, you can recall our analysis.