When Harmonix’s music-creation/mixing sport Fuser launched final 12 months, I used to be delighted by the varied tune library and the intuitive gameplay that enabled me to create distinctive soundscapes made up of components from well-liked songs of the final a number of many years. The muse Harmonix laid with Fuser is robust, however right now, the music-centric studio introduced its 1.3 replace, an inventory of artists for future downloadable content material, and a free demo for gamers to take a look at.
The brand new 1.3 replace provides new Dwell Set occasions. This new recurring in-game occasion offers gamers a brand new challenges to try for with leaderboards and prizes for reaching increased tiers. The brand new replace additionally provides extra choices for Freestyle co-op, together with the power to regulate what number of rounds and the size of rounds for public classes.
Fuser can be including a brand new Sizzling Clips instrument, which helps you to preview a disc earlier than dropping it onto your turntables. This new mechanic is claimed to primarily add a fifth loop to gamers’ mixes. Should you’re overwhelmed by the quantity of music choices already in Fuser’s library, Harmonix is including new sorting features, in addition to the choice to browse mixes that gamers have appreciated by their profiles.
Along with addressing numerous bugs gamers have discovered, the 1.3 replace additionally provides separate calibration profiles for Swap gamers in docked and handheld modes, a number of U.I. enhancements, and different quality-of-life updates. On high of these enhancements, Harmonix is throwing streamers a bone by permitting sharing by the native console share performance, in addition to a approach to choose solely monetizable songs for streaming to keep away from getting strikes towards their accounts.
Harmonix additionally introduced a number of the artists of the subsequent wave of downloadable content material gamers will have the ability to add to their libraries within the close to future. The subsequent wave contains music from 24kGoldn, Bebe Rexha, Bell Biv DeVoe, BLACKPINK, DaBaby, David Guetta, Doja Cat, Dua Lipa, iann dior, Imanbek, Jason Derulo, Marshmello, Shaggy, Shawn Mendes, Sia, Usher, and extra.
Fuser launched on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Swap, and PC on November 10, playable on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Collection X/S by backward compatibility. For extra on my ideas on Fuser, check out my review. Should you’d relatively work out if Fuser is for you by yourself, Harmonix right now launched a demo on PlayStation, Xbox, Swap, and Steam. The demo will get you in control on core gameplay mechanics and means that you can make mixes utilizing eight of the complete sport’s songs together with Billie Eilish’s “Unhealthy Man,” Smash Mouth’s “All Star” and Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow.”