Lies of P, the Pinocchio-inspired soulslike title, is getting a DLC growth and a separate sequel. Writer Neowiz dropped a Director’s Letter video, wherein sport director Ji Gained Choi confirmed the plans and revealed two items of idea artwork from the in-development DLC. The primary one seems to be a laboratory frozen throughout, which might presumably be the placement the place the human residents of Krat have been experimented on and was puppets. There is no labelling on them, so for now, we are able to merely guess what these photos might imply for future content material. The second artwork sees our puppet protagonist strutting alongside an deserted, virtually ghostly ship, which might point out some Peter Pan affect.
Presently, there isn’t a launch window for the DLC or the sequel, which is anticipated to herald characters from The Wizard of Oz, however director Choi dropped particulars for a set of recent updates coming later this month. In case you missed it, Lies of P bought 1 million copies worldwide as of October, prompting the developer to return the favour, beginning with a patch that tweaks weapon and deal with steadiness, so gamers can experiment with extra armaments as a substitute of sticking to an overpowered one all through the run. Every time FromSoftware drops a brand new sport or any Souls clone makes its manner into the wild, dialog about its excessive problem stage at all times flares up. Lies of P has been a part of that dialogue as effectively, with a number of of its bosses being nerfed final month.
This time, nevertheless, the protagonist Pinocchio could have the Rising Dodge capability unlocked as a default ability, decreasing the quantity of harm taken when dodging. Some beauty updates have been additionally promised, with the service provider Alidoro’s costume and wolf masks being made obtainable to all homeowners of the sport, ‘as a token of gratitude.’ Moreover, a brand new slot is being added to Lies of P’s outfit menu, separating facial equipment and headgear, permitting gamers to select separate hats and glasses for his or her character. Beforehand, these wearables have been clubbed beneath the identical slot, offering the choice to solely choose one among them. After all, a extra detailed description of the weapon steadiness and different tiny tweaks shall be launched nearer to the November patch launch.
Neowiz additionally has plans to launch the long-requested soundtrack for Lies of P, which might whole greater than 60 tracks. As growth on the DLC has commenced, the studio is in search of new builders to affix the staff, which is good for the unlucky ones who’ve been not too long ago getting laid off throughout the bigger online game trade. “Even after the launch, our dedication stays unwavering in offering gamers with a compelling and unforgettable story,” Choi mentioned in his closing remarks about the way forward for the sport. “I like seeing gamers speculating and discussing varied features as they await the DLC.”