Things can get a little unexpected when you’re a dwarf carving apart inside an asteroid. But nothing can prepare our pint-sized miners for the challenges they will face now as full modern support has arrived at Deep Rock Galactic.
Deep Rock has had mods for a while. But today’s patch formally brings those add-ons to the game via a new mods menu by pulling from mods listed in the game. mod.io Hub. From balance change to audio replacement and . There are already many mods available till bursting fruit.
These mods will be classified as Verified, Approved or Sandboxed, depending on how much they affect progress. after all, Putting your miner in a swimsuit Funny, but still completely in-line with the base game in a way that doesn’t have to flatly unlock everything. Servers will be classified based on the mods they’re running, and you can enable/disable more powerful addons before jumping in (or turning off mods entirely).
“You no longer have to worry about getting into modified hosts by accident,” developer Ghost Ship Games explained. “No more surprises and reverting to a previous save when you accidentally got a million XP from a modified game. With this update, modding should be safe, fun, and transparent.”
A complete breakdown of how the mod works can be found on the game steam announcement, which also includes a fairly large set of bug fixes and boot balancing changes.