For Honor is normally a grim and bloody recreation pitting historical past’s best warrior cultures in opposition to each other in brutal fight, however for a single day, it is about to get an entire lot extra foolish. Embracing the spirit of April Idiot’s Day, Ubisoft has added a brand new mode referred to as Playgrounds Version that is stuffed with plastic swords, rainbows, and squeaky sound results when an intimidating Viking is bashed on the top with a foam hammer. You do not have lengthy to attempt it out although, as this mode will solely be out there till April 2 at 9:30 AM PT / 12:30 PM PT.
Followers have continually requested Ubisoft to nerf sure characters, and judging by the variety of big foam darts being fired within the trailer under, it appears like these requests are lastly being granted.
For Honor is at present in its fifth 12 months of post-launch assist and has grown its roster to incorporate 28 heroes up to now. Year 5 of the slash-em-up kicked off on March 11 with a crossover occasion that includes objects themed after Yacht Membership’s Shovel Knight, and the sport’s largest Testing Grounds ever will go dwell from April 1-8. Testing Grounds function an setting that enables gamers to attempt to give suggestions on proposed adjustments to heroes earlier than these revamped characters are built-in again into the dwell recreation.
At the moment has seen loads of April Idiot’s jokes carried out by the gaming business up to now. Bugsnax teased that it was eradicating all of its creepy bugs, a physique pillow with the hanging picture of Mehrunes Dagon from Elder Scrolls On-line looks like a wonderfully affordable buy, and Razer is lastly introducing RGB hair dye. You possibly can see all this and extra in our April Fool’s day roundup.