Shroud of the Avatar’s been out on Steam as a fully launched MMORPG for a week now, but the Portalarium devs aren’t slowing down now. The game’s latest newsletter covers a gorgeous shard-encrusted new area, new heraldry customization items, and a new craftable inn with 16 rentable rooms.
For spring, the team says it’s focused on performance, localization, physical goods for old-school backers, the UI, better rewards and loot tables, story polish, better enemy AI, and more obvious player goals. The April patch specifically will home in on side quests, the LFG tool, crafted gear, combat, and player towns.
Reviews on Steam sit at mixed; as always, you should probably read the ones from people with real time in and skip the bombers. Or you can jump into the free trial, which is ongoing right now, and decide for yourself.
And if you missed the studio’s April Fools’ Day prank, here it is in all its glory: