trending / - - -

trending / playstation 4 - ni no kuni - halo - wii u - bungie interview - ces top picks - radeon hd 7850 - woods pga tour

Left 4 Dead 2 Announcement

/ Jul 5th, 2012 No Comments

Valve has exciting news for all of those gamers who just can’t seem to get enough of thrashing near-endless zombie hordes with the sometimes frustrating, but rewarding, cooperation of strangers on the internet. Left 4 Dead 2‘s long awaited ‘Cold Stream‘ DLC will be available later this month after being in public beta for over a year. The DLC will include the original Left 4 Dead campaigns, Blood Harvest, Crash Course, Dead Air and Death Toll, as well as the community-created Cold Stream. The patch will also bring about an interesting change to the mutations available in-game.

Besides new campaign modes, the DLC will also make rotating mutations available at all times. Since ‘The Passing’ DLC, released in February 2010, Left 4 Dead 2 has included mutations that allow campaigns to start with certain twists and gimmicks that tweak the gameplay. These mutations have ranged from giving characters special weapon modifications, like chainsaws with unlimited gas in ‘Chainsaw Massacre,’ to altering all enemies in a versus match to the hulking tank enemies in ‘Taaannnkk!’ Currently, mutations are only available one at a time, rotating to a new mutation weekly. With the implementation of ‘Cold Stream’ all of these mutations will be available to players at any given time.

Valve is notorious for giving their projects plenty of time in development and testing in order to ensure that they deliver a quality product to their countless fans. In the past this development process has been a huge boon for their games, and to the devoted gamers that play them. Hopefully, spending the extra time to deliver this expanded content will also have a huge pay-off for those of us who have come to expect superb customer awareness from Valve.

Although PC gamers will be receiving ‘Cold Stream’ gratis, 360 owners will most likely have to pay for the new content. The DLC will be released on July 24th with an accompanying patch to update the files of the game.

For the latest information about Left 4 Dead 2 and other gaming news, stay tuned to Gaming Illustrated.

Taylor Loreto

Taylor Loreto

Taylor Loreto is a newcomer to Gaming Illustrated and covers the latest news in the gaming industry.

tags: ,

Related Posts

Professor Lupo and His Horrible Pets Releases July 11

Professor Lupo and His Horrible Pets Releases July 11

Jul 3rd, 2019No Comments

Little Friends: Cats & Dogs Releases on May 28.

Little Friends: Cats & Dogs Releases on May 28

May 22nd, 2019No Comments

Image & Form announces new game SteamWorld Quest

SteamWorld Quest Releases on Switch in April

Mar 27th, 2019No Comments

Dragon Marked for Death

Dragon Marked for Death Hits Retail Shelves Today

Mar 26th, 2019No Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Verify That You Are Human... *

Top Articles

bestjett buyeww 1730082168 link


besttrew buyhfgh 1730082168 link


bestavbe buydfgss 1730082168 link


bestjett buyeww 4575785285 link


besttrew buyhfgh 4575785285 link


bestavbe buydfgss 4575785285 link


bestjett buyeww 2891975567 link


besttrew buyhfgh 2891975567 link


bestavbe buydfgss 2891975567 link


bestjett buyeww 8739646671 link


besttrew buyhfgh 8739646671 link


bestavbe buydfgss 8739646671 link


bestjett buyeww 5057355084 link


besttrew buyhfgh 5057355084 link


bestavbe buydfgss 5057355084 link