Walk Softly and Carry a Big Gun
We like to keep on top of Warhammer: Vermintide 2 news. This award-winning co-op game has won awards, made millions of sales, and is beloved enough that the devs went out of their way to reassure the fanbase when they got antsy about slow updates. Despite fears that Vermintide 2 would fall to the wayside after the announcement of Darktide, Fatshark remained confident that they could continue adding cool new stuff to this game. Now, with the release of the new Outcast Engineer career for Bardin, they’ve more than followed through on their promise. This package includes new abilities, new weapon types, a new talent tree, a whole new Engineer skin, a new helmet, new challenges, and new voice lines. And there’s even a fun teaser trailer showing Bardin getting ready for join the action with his new look. It’s got everything!
If you haven’t been following this game, here’s a quick rundown. Vermintide 2 is a four player co-op game set in the Warhammer Fantasy Battles universe. It chronicles the apocalyptic End Times of this war-ravaged land, so needless to say there’s a ton of action. The base game gives you five heroes with fifteen possible careers to pick from, so you can customize your playstyle however you like. It also offers a ton of features including:
15 Talent Trees
20+ Enemy Types
50+ Different Weapon Types
A wide range of stunning levels
The Heroic Deeds system
Passive and active career abilities
Hero-specific loot system
Mod Support (PC only)
And again, that’s just the base game! There are plenty of DLC packs and expansions to supplement your gameplay, including the Outcast Engineer pack we were talking about earlier. This pack is currently on sale for $12.49 CDN, so pounce on it quick before the price bumps up again. Happy hunting!