Respawn Entertainment launched a shock replace for Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order that provides fight challenges, a battle grid, New Journey+, and extra cosmetics for Cal Kestis and BD-1. We knew Respawn wasn’t planning on any paid DLC for this single-player expertise, however the developer has stated nothing about periodic free updates like this. We’ll take ’em!
If you’ve got already completed Jedi: Fallen Order, returning to the primary menu will carry up an extra avenue of play referred to as New Journey+, which is principally New Game+. You will not enter this mode with Force talents unlocked, however can have your entire collectibles, equivalent to lightsaber components, kyber crystals , and cosmetics. All chests you opened will nonetheless be empty. When you begin this second playthrough, you’ll be able to equip Cal with a brand new Inquisitor uniform together with a crimson kyber crystal and two new lightsaber units (which match hilts you should buy at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge).
On your second playthrough, you may additionally see a brand new Meditation Training possibility seem every time Cal reaches a checkpoint. Should you select to coach, you’ll be able to tackle Combat Challenges or enter the Battle Grid.
Combat Challenges encompass waves of enemies designed particularly for veteran gamers. There are 12 challenges in complete. If you full one among these challenges you earn a one star ranking, should you end it with out therapeutic you get two stars, and should you can one way or the other full it with out taking injury, you get three stars. If you earn 12 stars in complete, you may unlock three new BD-1 skins.
The different coaching possibility, Battle Grid, is designed for all gamers and is a sandbox that provides you the possibility to battle any enemies you need, together with Master Jaro Tapal and Inquisitor Cal Kestis. You can alter the issue modifiers to make these encounters simple or laborious. You can save your grid encounter to tackle at a distinct time.
This replace additionally options a number of accessibility modifications equivalent to with the ability to skip button-mashing occasions, flip off the necessity to maintain the climb button, and the necessity to maintain a button to work together with one thing will be modified to a button press. And if you would like the textual content to be larger, now you can scale its dimension.