Avast ye! Lauren Irvine, Neighborhood Manager at Survios, right here to welcome you to the most pirate-tastic game on PSV-ARRRRRR: Battlewake. Let’s take the plunge into these sneaky expertise that’ll set you apart upon the seas! Battlewake’s car-centric naval combat transforms you into a mythical, magic-wielding Pirate Lord at the helm of a ship outfitted with 3 sets of weapons. These top rated six suggestions straight from the Survios devs will give you the edge on your fellow pirates as you battle for dominion in the ever-churning waters of New Urth.
1) Use Yer Anchors!
Yar, it be really satisfying to seize and spin your ship’s wheel, but when the battle truly heats up, it will not get you exactly where you require to be as effectively as yer anchors! Situated on either side of the wheel, grabbing and pulling an anchor can let you to execute game-altering hairpin turns about your enemies, environmental obstacles, and even krakens and maelstroms.
two) Maintain an Eye on Yer Arms!
These fancy tattoos and armor are not just there to make ye appear quite. They act as cooldown indicators for your Pirate Lord’s exclusive specific energy: when the tattoos or sigils glow vibrant blue, you are prepared to summon a smashing tentacle (Rev), targeted wave blast (Zhang), an exploding bone shield (Calavera), or surging speed enhance (Diego).
three) The Atmosphere Assists & Hinders Alike!
Constantly remain conscious of yer surroundings, for the lush, elemental seascapes of New Urth are as deadly as they are beautiful, and they will give you no quarter. Arctic glaciers can pin and crush you, meteors can sink you, and there are normally superior old-fashioned rocks to get in your way. Take benefit of the atmosphere primarily based on your playstyle: sneak up on enemies, lure them into traps, obtain fast cover with sharp turns, and much more.
four) Do not Right away Flip That Coin!
When the coin for yer ultimate materializes, the temptation to promptly use it is so irresistible—but resist ye need to (often)! Your Pirate Lord’s ultimate energy has a relatively lengthy cooldown, so when the coin seems, assess your circumstance and see if that giant Kraken is truly warranted (but).
five) Use All the Weapons at Yer Disposal!
Each and every ship comes outfitted with distinctive weapons on the front (bow), sides (starboard/ideal and port/left), and rear (stern) of the ship the weapons will activate based on exactly where you are aiming to fire with your controller. Use this to your positioning benefit, maintaining these suggestions in thoughts: the most bombastic finisher weapons are situated on starboard and port, and all ships are much more prone to vital hits in their stern!
six) Mix ‘n Match Ships, Captains & Controls to Yer Playstyle!
We get the drill: ye want to hit the higher seas, so ye grab the 1st ship in port and raise the anchor. But the 4 ships accessible to you boast distinctively distinctive stats that can make for fascinating pairings based on your playstyle and your Pirate Lord’s powers. (And, thanks to neighborhood demand, you can also toggle on Sophisticated Helm Controls to disable the default autogrip.) In addition, you can upgrade and level up your ships with a larger weapon count and enhanced overall health ahead of ye know it, yer ship will be the most feared in New Urth!
We are most gracious to all of you for supporting Survios and playing Battlewake. We’ll have an fascinating challenge for all you gold-hoarding Pirate Lords out there later this month, so in the meantime, get to earning yer sea legs and we’ll see you ’pon the tides of war!