No extra Gougi Decks it appears
Preventing EX Layer could have began as an “April Idiot’s joke,” but it surely’s continued to evolve over these previous few years with its subsequent incarnation now identified to the world.
Arika introduced throughout the Japan Preventing Recreation Writer Roundtable that Preventing EX Layer: One other Sprint can be coming to the Nintendo Change later this 12 months, which seems to re-work a number of the sport’s core techniques.
Gougi Decks are actually utterly gone from the match expertise and are actually changed with plenty of new EX strikes / techniques to offer each character some further juice once they have meter.
EX-Sprint, EX-Arrow and EX-Phantasm are methods to offer gamers extra defensive and offensive choices although that is not all that’s altering. Battle steadiness changes are additionally coming to some characters / strikes.
A few of these adjustments look to be fairly just like what Arika beforehand confirmed within the April Idiot’s Day beta model although there is no phrase of One other Sprint coming to different platforms proper now.
One factor the brand new port won’t characteristic at launch, nevertheless, is the rollback netcode the opposite variations obtained and can as an alternative be utilizing what they’re calling backstep interrupt, which seems to cover enter delay in variable frames.
If all goes nicely, nevertheless, Arika is hoping to mix the 2 types of netcode collectively for the “better of each worlds.”
Extra details about One other Sprint is approaching April 1 due to course it’s. Possibly we’ll see extra about that Prayer to Dying recreation they teased final 12 months too.