Breaking down the character courses of Chivalry 2, out tomorrow – PlayStation.Weblog
Huzzah! The age of Chivalry 2 is lastly upon us!
The groups right here at Torn Banner Studios and our writer Tripwire Presents are extraordinarily excited to convey our multiplayer melee fight recreation to PS4 and PS5. Appreciable work has gone into making this recreation one of the vital enjoyable, cinematic, and (after all) brutal multiplayer experiences ever, and we are able to’t wait for everybody to get their arms on the complete model of the sport!
What sort of participant are you? Desire a help position? Extra into danger/reward-type builds? Are you extra inquisitive about ranged vs. melee fight? In Chivalry 2 there are such a lot of character courses and subclasses to select from that there’s sure to be a construct that strikes your fancy. So in anticipation of the sport’s full launch, we’ve damaged down every class to additional show you how to determine the way you need to expertise the 64-player medieval insanity of Chivalry 2.
Well being: 100 | Motion Velocity: 100 | Stamina: 60
With a enjoyable mixture of ranged weapons from crossbows to throwable javelins, Archers are the popular class for anybody who needs to do injury from afar. With a Particular that costs sooner with profitable headshots, the Archer class is designed to reward gamers who’re particularly lethal, however additionally they have considerably decrease well being in comparison with the opposite three courses within the recreation. There are solely a restricted variety of Archers allowed per group, so be sure you snag a spot rapidly!
- Subclasses: Longbowman, Crossbowman, Skirmisher
- Particular Talents: Brazier (gentle arrows on fireplace), Banner (heal allies), Quiver (restock ammo)
Well being: 175 | Motion Velocity: 80 | Stamina: 80
With the Knight’s bigger well being pool, it’s the highest decide for newcomers hopping into Chivalry 2 for the primary time. The Knight’s arsenal can also be very balanced with subclasses that permit a variety of choices to check out just like the shield-wielding Guardian or the high-damage Crusader. Earlier than going for a category that’s a bit of extra specialised, check out the Knight to get a style of a bit of little bit of every little thing the others have to supply. Worst case, you’ll in all probability die a bit slower.
- Subclasses: Officer, Guardian, Crusader
- Particular Talents: Oil Pot (fireplace throwable), Trumpet (heal allies), Banner (heal allies)
Well being: 150 | Motion Velocity: 100 | Stamina: 80
The Footman is an efficient Jack of All Trades, and likewise Chivalry 2’s reply for a “help” kind class. As such, gamers on this class are geared up with objects and talents that favor protection and fight technique. Bandage kits are the particular capability for every of the footman’s three subclasses, and could be deployed to assist your teammates resupply bandages and heal themselves. Footmen additionally profit from elevated motion pace in comparison with Knights, and a novel arsenal that includes lengthy two-handed weapons with essentially the most vary (halberds, spears, polearms and so forth.) Moreover, the Footman is ready to place traps and barricades to strategically flip the tide of fight and direct enemies elsewhere.
- Subclasses: Poleman, Man at Arms, Subject Engineer
- Particular Means: Bandage Equipment (heal allies)
Well being: 130 | Motion Velocity: 120 | Stamina: 100
For the Vanguard class, it’s all about injury! With the bottom well being pool of the entire courses, enjoying as a Vanguard is the last word danger/reward class. When you’re a devoted warrior with a deep ardour for swordplay, Vanguard’s arsenal of high-damage weapons will likely be match for you! Moreover, the Raider subclass even permits you to carry two main weapons, permitting for much more inventive fight approaches. All of this excessive injury goodness comes at the price of being extra susceptible to ranged assaults – as a result of Vanguards don’t get shields!
- Subclasses: Brute, Raider, Ambusher
- Particular Talents: Trumpet (heal allies), Quiver (restock ammo), Oil Pot (fireplace throwable)
I hope you loved this fast overview of the entire loadout choices accessible to you once you boot up Chivalry 2. I’ll see you on the battlefield! For glory!
Chivalry 2 launches worldwide on PS4 and PS5 tomorrow and helps cross play performance throughout PC and console.