Creative Assembly has launched replace 2.3.0 for Total War: Warhammer 3, which closes out 2022 with a “large number” of returning marketing campaign landmarks and adjustments to the sport’s AI.
Update 2.3.0 is accessible to obtain at present (November 22), and the patch notes detailing the newest adjustments have been printed by Creative Assembly.
As one of the patch’s larger adjustments, a “large number of landmarks” and 10-slot settlements from the Mortal Empires and Realms of Chaos campaigns have been added to Immortal Empires. Additionally, new landmarks have been added for every of the 4 Chaos god’s factions.
For multiplayer modes, Creative Assembly has added endgame situation customisation – that means gamers can select which endgame crises seem in their session. An “Ultimate Crisis” mode has additionally been added for multiplayer campaigns, which permits the host to allow each endgame situation to set off directly throughout their marketing campaign.
Elsewhere, AI behaviour has been tweaked to handle complaints relating to computer-controlled models dodging artillery too properly.
“Whereas before the AI was proactively trying to evade spells and artillery regardless of difficulty setting, this behaviour will now change based on the selected difficulty setting,” explains Creative Assembly.
As a outcome, AI on simple problem won’t attempt to dodge any incoming spells or artillery – whereas models on the best problem will attempt to dodge all projectiles, together with smaller hearth comparable to arrows.
While these are the most important adjustments, replace 2.3.0 additionally brings a lot of stability adjustments to the sport’s varied factions – you possibly can see the extra in-depth tweaks right here.
Looking forward, Creative Assembly has shared that this will likely be Total War: Warhammer 3‘s final update of 2022. However, another ‘State of the Game’ submit – which can contact on the sport’s roadmap going ahead – will likely be printed in December.
While no particular downloadable content material (DLC) has been introduced simply but, the studio teases “other assorted chaotic happenings” will likely be mentioned in subsequent month’s submit. The wording of this implies Creative Assembly will discuss extra on Warhammer 3‘s rumoured Chaos Dwarf faction, which it has teased in a number of earlier articles.
Earlier in the month, Sega shared that it had been left “worried” about Total War: Warhammer 3‘s initial sales figures, but the game’s post-launch updates delivered a “major recovery.”