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New Hood: Outlaws & Legends Showcases 8 Minutes Of Team Gameplay With Commentary

Coming May 7th

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New Hood: Outlaws & Legends Showcases 8 Minutes Of Team Gameplay With Commentary

Hood: Outlaws & Legends is realeasing in a week, and the team at Sumo Digital is showing off the PvPvE experience once again, this time with an 8-minute long, in-depth gameplay video focusing on team play. And of course, with developer commentary breaking down all of the details.

Coming on May 7th on PC, Xbox and PlayStation platforms, Hood: Outlaws & Legends sees teams embarking on a great heist, contending with infiltrating a stronghold to rob the place. Along the way they will need to deal with NPC enemies as well as an enemy team of players who have the same goal. 

The Sumo Digital team has broken down the different classes you can play and their roles in the party, however this most recent video showcasing gameplay as well as customized character builds. This includes a look at some of the perks on the Ranger class, such as its Melee focused  perk that can help the nromally ranged charcter survive better in brawls. 

The video also showcases how team roles can play a part in defending a point or providing cover for your team, such as the Brawler going rogue and keeping part of the enemy team busy while their teammates make it out with the chest. The Mystic was also showcased showing off some of its ability to slink into the keep undetected thanks to a fast movement perk being used by the player. 

Finally, Sumo showed off Hood's Hunter, which is normally a stealth and recon class playing a more defensive role. The video shows the Hunter keeping an enemy's spawn point, keeping them busy while the rest of the players on their team hunt for the chest.

Check out the full video in the embed above. If you're looking for more information on the various classes in Hood, you can read more about the long-range Ranger class, or the Brawler to start planning your strategies in the upcoming multiplayer game. Or if you want you can check out more of the heist game in action with the recent gameplay trailer.


Joseph Bradford

Joseph has been writing or podcasting about games in some form since about 2012. Having written for multiple major outlets such as IGN, Playboy, and more, Joseph started writing for MMORPG in 2015. When he's not writing or talking about games, you can typically find him hanging out with his 10-year old or playing Magic: The Gathering with his family. Also, don't get him started on why Balrogs *don't* have wings. You can find him on Twitter @LotrLore