Combat Update unlocked for Ultimate ADOM – Caverns of Chaos for Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. Thanks to the ongoing efforts of developer Team ADOM. Which is certainly going strong on Steam Early Access. Along with a Steam Sale discount.
The caverns have never been more chaotic. Publisher Assemble Entertainment and developer Team ADOM announced the games full 1.0 release on August 25, 2021. For the hugely popular roguelike Ultimate ADOM – Caverns of Chaos. As things wind up for the full Steam launch. Team ADOM also unlocks a new Early Access patch called “Combat Update.” Since it introduces a complete overhaul to the combat skills system, adding 140 new skills. While continuing to offer support for Linux, Mac, and Windows PC.
The new Combat Update update offers players more freedom. Even more so when it comes to weapons and armor compared to the previous model. Which also locked players in a specific combat type. Now, players have access to a greater variety of weapon and armor types. While allowing more experimental and creative combat styles. As well as character setups. Likewise, existing weapon skills have been rebalanced with over 20 levels of progression added. Also included in the patch are a plethora of bug fixes and changes to melee combat. This also includes the games achievements and trading cards.
Ultimate ADOM – Caverns of Chaos | Combat Update Trailer
If the Combat Update still isn’t enough to get your grindstone spinning. The monster slaying in Ultimate ADOM – Caverns of Chaos is now even more rewarding. Including some powerful foes will now drop “treasure troves.” These offer three useful items to choose from. And, if you aren’t diggin’ the first drop. Using in-game gold to re-roll the item choice grants another chance to get that item you’ve been after. Lastly, even more prefixes and suffixes are in play for all shield types. This includes ranged weapons, resulting in tens of thousands of new changes of both.
A sequel 25 years in the making, Ultimate ADOM – Caverns of Chaos returns players to the world of Ancardia. While you enjoying a rather cautious lull in fatal events. Sadly something is ‘a stirrin’ in the caverns below. With the help of the Combat Update, it’s up to you to head down into the darkness. So you can see what sort of evil is brewing. Luckily for you, there is a nearly endless range of spells, weapons, and abilities available. Helping you get through the dungeons safely. Maybe not the first time, or the second time, but definitely at some point.
Modern Styling and Changes:
Bringing together the past and the present. Combat Update levels up Ultimate ADOM – Caverns of Chaos which already contains all the hallmarks of the genre. But also adds modern styling and changes for current hardware. All due to the modern user interface and support for controllers. Players can also choose between a slick new graphic mode. As well as the more classic “old school” ASCII look. This is on top of the ability to toggle between 3D and top down view.
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Ultimate ADOM – Caverns of Chaos is available via Steam Early Access. While the Combat Update improves gameplay for both Linux, Mac, and Windows PC players. The games priced at $14.99 USD, including the 25% discount until July 8th.