In case you missed it, the PTS for Dual Universe was recently made available once again. And this time, it’s been updated to include content from the upcoming Update 0.25. Read on for more details about what you can expect.
Update 0.24 went live just last month and brought several features like the organization wallet system, new jetpack behavior, and more. You can read all about Update 0.24 here. With the PTS having just recently become available again, you’ll be able to jump in and test Update 0.25.
And what exactly is this new update meant to bring to Dual Universe? Some specific features this PTS will have available to test will include the new voxel storage tech. essentially, the team made some changes to how voxels will be stored on the server side of things. This should have the knock-on effect of improving your bandwidth usage. To test this, basically go around and dig a ton.
Additionally, the PTS will include three new tutorials, so be sure to check those out as well and provide feedback. One thing which isn’t on PTS yet is the screen unit tech change. However, the team notes that this should be in a future update to PTS, so be on the lookout for that. You can learn more details about the current PTS here.
In recent Dual Universe news, Novaquark confirmed that Founder Jean-Christophe is no longer running the day-to-day operations at the company. Instead, he’s more of a strategic advisor on the board. Taking his place as President is Nicolas Granatino.
[Update April 13, 2021] Removed mention of the Mission System going live in 0.24. It was deployed in PTS previously and received feedback from players. The team has been fine-tuning it with plans to release it in an upcoming update.