Hinterland Games has released The Long Dark update 1.98 patch this December 7, and this one adds a significant patch called Perilous Constraint to the game. Check out the full patch notes below.
The Long Dark Update 1.98 Patch Notes | The Long Dark Perilous Constraint Patch Notes:
We just launched our latest update to Survival Mode, called PERILOUS CONSTRAINT. This update includes:
- New to Survival! Blackrock Region added to Survival Mode. It connects to Pleasant Valley via a Transition zone, and to Timberwolf Mountain via a cave system.
- New to Survival! The Noisemaker from Episode Four is now available for crafting and use in Survival Mode. Note that the Blueprint unlocks after you find your first Noisemaker, currently only discoverable in Blackrock Region.
- New to The Long Dark! The Ballistic Vest. It’s the first piece of protective gear in the game and offers strong defense against physical harms from wildlife attacks.
- Various quality-of-life improvements, including making Crampons repairable, and a new piece of soundtrack music, along with many bug fixes.
You can check out more information about the update here:
That’s about it for the patch.
Source: Hinterland forums