Throwing shade appears to have labored.
Destiny 2‘s group is not as completely satisfied because it may very well be, and one of many factors of competition has been over the single-use shaders that has gamers calling for the outdated system to make a comeback. And it appears to be like like Bungie goes to be making some adjustments to maintain everybody completely satisfied.
“We all know you miss D1 Armor Shader mechanics,” a group supervisor wrote in an update this week. “[We’re] methods to re-integrate that functionality with out dropping the power to shade weapons, Ghosts, ships, Sparrows, or customise particular items of armor.”
“We additionally perceive you need shaders to be extra freely usable and never restricted by availability. We’re re-introducing shader collections or a option to get copies of a shader in your possession.”
That is nice information for these of you preferring D1’s shader system. Within the wake of the unique complaints final yr, Future 2 director, Luke Smith, defined that shaders may very well be earned via levelling, distributors, engrams, and chests.
“We count on you’ll be flush w/ Shaders as you proceed to play,” he stated.
The shaders in Future 2 might be utilized to particular person armour items, in contrast to D1 which had shaders color your total outfit. However they’re single-use consumable gadgets within the sequel, moderately than everlasting additions to your stock that may be utilized and eliminated on a whim.
“This work is ongoing, and we’ll go on file as to when the answer will land as we get nearer to a repair that we take a look at and certify,” reads the replace. “For now, it was vital to us that it’s on our workbench.”
Bungie’s altering extra than simply shaders – the replace additionally covered Raid Rewards and Iron Banner additions.