April 15, 2024

Sonic Frontiers, Sega’s newest (and surprisingly well-received) entry within the speedy hedgehog franchise, obtained its last free content material replace on Thursday. It appears this new replace is proving to be far more tough than the bottom sport, as gamers who as soon as bragged about how straightforward the sport was are getting their beneficiant blue asses handed to them.

Sonic Frontiers’ last replace, appropriately titled The Last Horizon, marketed itself as bringing a brand new story; new playable characters within the type of Knuckles, Tails, and Amy, and new challenges. Apparently, Sega meant that final half with its entire chest as a result of gamers are struggling to get to the end line of The Last Horizon.

For the reason that replace’s launch, gamers have taken to social media in a mixture of frustration and pleasure over how tough it’s to both:

– Regulate to how in another way Sonic’s companions transfer whereas finishing challenges

– Full trial towers (which don’t have checkpoints)

– Defeat the replace’s tough-as-nails new boss Tank+, a spider tank that’ll riddle Sonic with bullets on sight, exploding the blue streak right into a fountain of cash

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So as to add extra kindling to the blazing issue fireplace gamers are experiencing, some gamers are reporting that the sport now requires them to excellent parry enemies throughout trials. That’s tough, buddy.

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Whereas some gamers are discovering The Last Frontier’s evident issue spike as a welcome replace to the sport, others are hoping Sega patches the free replace to make its boss fights much less of an uphill battle.

“God rattling, [Morio] Kishimoto significantly took offense to individuals calling his sport too straightforward. I like the problem, however god DAMN,” SonicFanatic67 wrote on the r/SonicFrontiers subreddit.

“Sonic Group actually took everybody’s complaints on how OP the parry was and simply stated ‘Aight, guess. Now you gotta time your shit. Have enjoyable, jackasses.” xXWarriorAngelXx added.

“This shit ain’t even enjoyable. There’s enjoyable/difficult issue after which there’s spiteful/low cost issue. This feels just like the latter,” YesHai wrote on Reddit.

“Hit the final problem earlier than the ultimate boss in Sonic Frontiers DLC and yeah it’s in all probability essentially the most tough factor they’ve ever put into their video games,” KZXcellent tweeted. “DLC has been essentially the most enjoyable I’ve had enjoying a Sonic sport, but it surely’s not gonna be for everybody.

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On the upside, The Last Horizon has a brand new Tremendous Sonic kind for gamers to take pleasure in. Hopefully, except for being aesthetically pleasing, the newly minted superpowered Sonic will functionally help gamers in conquering Sonic Frontiers’ last slew of challenges.

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