The latest weekly update has been applied to Gloria Victis servers that "redefines PvP" in the game most notably through refinements in the server performance that allows for more instantaneous and precise PvP activity. In addition, graphics have been updated with a longer display range among other improvements.
This change, combined with the better working range of displaying characters of the other players, will enhance the experience from sieges. Defenders will be able to see invaders way faster, while the latter can sneak to a town or castle they want to claim, making use of the landform and hide in the woods.
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