The next major update for Total War: Warhammer 3 will add a Skaven crisis at the end of the game, along with a fix for a crash affecting players trying to end their turn.
Following a review that was released yesterday (September 29), Creative Assembly has outlined what fans can expect from Total War: Warhammer 3 Update 2.2, which will be released on October 18.
According to the developer, update 2.2 will bring “a wide variety of changes and fixes to various outstanding issues affecting players, as well as new features based on continuous player feedback.”
One of those new features is the addition of a Skaven crisis at the end of the game, which will hit players nearing the end of their campaign with a rat race invasion. It’s possible that the crisis could cause Skaven armies to spring up from underground cities across the map, as this has been a frequently requested feature since the release of Immortal Empires.
Beyond the new crisis, update 2.2 will also bring warhammer 3The third new Regiments Of Renown pack, adding unique versions of existing units to the game.
“Numerous tweaks” for settlement battles are also on the way. Settlement battles have received a lot of mixed feedback since warhammer 3 released earlier in the year, with many players stating that the projectile towers that defenders can build are too strong.
The game’s AI is also being tweaked, following reports that the in-game races are too fast to run away from a fight. “In general, they will be more aggressive, they will scale better with their difficulty settings, they should employ smarter tactics in battle, and (in general) they will also be better allies and vassals,” Creative Assembly explained.
Finally, a solution for Warhammer 3′The final spin bug is on its way. The game is currently at risk of crashing on the desktop after reaching the end of the turn, an issue that is not resolved by reloading the game, rendering the affected campaign save file unplayable.
As for the rest of the 2.2 update, Creative Assembly has shared that “much more” will be revealed in the full patch notes for the update, which will be released on October 18.
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