Ubisoft has released a massive new update for Tom Clancy’s The Division 2. Title Update 8 adds support for the Warlords of New York Campaign that will be live tomorrow. Moreover, it introduces Directives, Global Difficulty and Seasons.
Going into more details, players will travel to New York City to hunt down Aaron Keener in the Warlords of New York Campaign. To find him you will need to investigate his Lieutenants activities. You’ll also have to find clues and gain the trust of the Peacekeepers.
This patch brings new gear and skills. For instance, it adds the Explosive Sticky Bomb, Incendiary Sticky Bomb, Trip-wire Tap and Decoy skills. It also adds a wide array of new weapons, brand and gear sets, exotic and named items. Not only that, but Title Update 8 adds Gear 2.0.
As said, this patch also brings Directives, Global Difficulty and Seasons. Directives are additional difficulty modifiers that players can activate manually after having finished the Warlords of New York campaign, both for Missions and the Open World.
On the other hand, players that have finished the Warlords of New York campaign will be able to select a Global Difficulty. This will affect all gameplay, including Open World activities. Higher difficulty enemies and activities drop better-quality loot.
Lastly, Seasons will bring a cohesive experience end-game experience using Seasonal Manhunt, Leagues, Global Events, Bounties and Apparel Events across both New York City and Washington D.C.
You can find the complete changelog for Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 Title Update 8 here.