The first enlargement for Future 2 is referred to as Curse of Osiris and can level of curiosity on the titular Warlock who gave his name to Future’s most intense aggressive multiplayer tournament, fixed with a product page on the Xbox Store.
Curse of Osiris will introduce a brand unusual playable planet, Mercury, with a zone referred to as the Limitless Woodland. This will per chance maybe well be the predominant time that avid gamers had been ready to explore the closest planet to the solar in story missions or originate-world activities. To this level, Mercury has handiest been playable as the environment for the Lighthouse, a social dwelling in the usual Future, and for Four Crucible maps across both games.
The Lighthouse became as soon as accessible handiest to avid gamers who had long gone on a flawless 9-zero scurry in Trials of Osiris, the excessive-stakes weekend Crucible tournament in Future. (Bungie announced the day previous to this that Trials of the 9, the equal tournament in Future 2, will start up Sept. 15.) Osiris is a “legendary Warlock” in Future lore who served as a mentor for the Warlock Forefront, Ikora Rey, fixed with the product list for Curse of Osiris. Here’s the full description, which it’s good to per chance maybe also stare screencaps of below:
Future 2 Expansion I: Curse of Osiris continues your Guardian’s inch with all-unusual story missions and adventures establish in a brand unusual shuttle region, Mercury. Dash by time and dwelling to learn the secrets of Osiris, avert a unhappy future, and rebuild the ties between the legendary Warlock and his absolute absolute most practical pupil — Ikora Rey.
– Discover Mercury and its mysterious “Limitless Woodland”
– Unusual story missions and adventures
– Unusual themed weapons, armor, and equipment to originate
– Unusual cooperative activities
– Unusual aggressive multiplayer arenas
– And extra…
The details in the list corroborates a document from Kotaku closing week about Future 2’s first enlargement. That document integrated the Curse of Osiris name and mentioned that the add-on will moreover originate up the Lighthouse to all Future 2 avid gamers as a brand unusual social dwelling in the game. “The DLC’s story will revolve around saving Osiris — who has been mentioned rather loads in Future lore but now now not but viewed in the game — from the robotic alien Vex,” Kotaku reported.
One fragment of information from the Kotaku story that isn’t integrated in the list is the liberate window for Curse of Osiris: It’s reportedly scheduled to launch in December. That can per chance maybe well successfully be about three months after the debut of Future 2 itself — the an identical timing that Bungie and publisher Activision chose for the usual game’s first enlargement, The Darkish Under. It sounds treasure Curse of Osiris will offer great extra to avid gamers than The Darkish Under, which became as soon as Future’s thinnest enlargement even supposing it integrated a brand unusual raid. Curse of Osiris may maybe per chance maybe well be the predominant of two planned pieces of downloadable enlighten material for Future 2; collectively, they comprise the game’s $34.ninety 9 Expansion Pass.
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Update: Bungie has confirmed the existence of Curse of Osiris.
“Curse of Osiris is now now not a leak. It’s valid,” stated Eric Osborne, marketing and marketing director at the studio, on Twitter at the unusual time. We’ve edited the article to repeat this.
Curse of Osiris is now now not a leak. It be valid! 🙂
— Eric Osborne (@UrkMcGurk) September Eight, 2017
A representative for Activision educated Polygon that data about Curse of Osiris will be posted to Future’s qualified web page online later at the unusual time.