Dark and Light patches its patch, apologizes again to players

    
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Dark and Light patches its patch, apologizes again to players

For its first major content update, Dark and Light’s Mysteries of Blackice Peaks proved to be a bit of a mixed bag. While adding more zones and features to this fantasy sandbox, the update was so buggy that it resulted in a rollback. Ouch.

Now, hopefully the game can move forward instead of in reverse. The team patched up its patch last week, fixing several bugs and making the frost cave a lot more dangerous to traverse. The team tried to smooth over the bumps by saying, “Again we’d like to apologize for failing to push the patch live earlier and causing a lot of confusion and frustration.”

That does leave a “black screen bug” that’s keeping some players from getting into the game, an issue that the developers say that they’ve prioritized for a fix. With all of the problems, fans of the game might need to be reminded that there are some positives here too, such as the sumptuous graphics.

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2Ton Gamer

The game is not bad and has so much potential. I will probably take a break from it for a few months and come back with a private server once it gets some more fixes and content. If they add in more creatures to tame, modding, more boss dungeons and an over-arching boss like Sauron, this game could be very huge.

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Duey Bear

Ugh, I keep forgetting that I need to play this… oh that’s right it’s not free. Hopefully they add or have a free to try feature.

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2Ton Gamer

It’s a one-time cost of around $30 and it goes on sale down to about $25 and possibly lower with sales coming up in the next few months. Might be a free weekend thing sometime in the future, but not for a while.