Future 2: Past Gentle is sort of right here and with much more expansions on the horizons and tons of latest options on the way in which, there’s a lot to sit up for as a Guardian within the skies. One factor gamers cannot sit up for, nonetheless, is a brand new sport engine for Future 2. Bungie confirms that th is will “by no means” occur as a result of it is simply not wanted.
From character customization particulars to rotating content material, there are loads of modifications forward for the Bungie shooter. That being stated, a typical query these devs get is: Will there be a brand new engine? Whereas Bungie has upgraded the present engine from Future 1 to Future 2, there hasn’t been a necessity for a completely new one to be carried out.
The query once more got here up throughout a current AMA on Reddit, to which Bungie engineering supervisor Chris Kosanovich responded:
“Concerning the engine, Aldridge might communicate to this extra however each engine I’ve ever used has strengths and weaknesses. I definitely wouldn’t classify the Future engine as archaic and I definitely wouldn’t need to attempt to construct Future in some other engine. In fact there are processes which are gradual and we’re improving deal with our tech debt. Not completely certain what you imply a couple of ‘new engine in future titles’ however we up to date the engine from D1 to D2 and proceed to replace the engine throughout D2 improvement. We’ll by no means make a complete new engine and transfer future to it, however any future video games that Bungie makes wouldn’t essentially want to make use of the Future tech if it doesn’t make sense for that sport.”
So whereas Future 2 is “by no means” getting a brand new engine, that does not imply that there is not loads of new to get pleasure from! You possibly can compensate for all the new issues coming to Future 2, together with Competition of the Misplaced right here shortly, proper right here with our hub. It’s also possible to be taught extra in regards to the character customization updates (as a result of once more, homegirl ain’t cute) with our earlier protection right here.