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  Funcom releases new DLC and free PvP update for Conan Exiles
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09/03/2019
 


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Funcom - Sep 03, 2019 12:59 UTC

 

Blood and Sand introduces new and exquisite weapons, ferocious armor and arena building pieces to The Exiled Lands. Also released is a free update containing new and improved PvP mechanics.

 

BLOOD AND SAND VIDEO HERE: Official Blood and Sand video (YouTube)

 

OSLO, Norway – September 3rd, 2019 – Funcom today released a new DLC for Conan Exiles, accentuating the brutal life in The Exiled Lands. The Blood and Sand pack contains a host of new visual content, spanning from arena building pieces to new weapons and armor.

The DLC is available on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox for $ 9.99 / € 9.99 (regional differences may apply). A free update was also released today, containing various bug fixes, new items and a PvP overhaul. The free update introduces the Battle Standard, which can be placed to create PvP zones. This will allow players to create massive arenas and fighting pits, even on PvE servers. Participating in PvP on PvE servers will be entirely optional

The Blood and Sand pack contains: ♦  29 new arena building pieces A set of building pieces made for arenas and vaults. ♦ 15 new armor pieces in three sets, such as the Bear Shaman armor Light, medium and heavy sets with an epic end-game version of each. ♦  19 new weapons in the Bloodletter set plus all new weapons Same power as iron weapons with an epic end-game version of each weapon.   ♦ 15 new war banner placeables Decorate your new arena or castle with all new war banners.

All the new content in Blood and Sand is exclusive to this DLC and adds a host of new visual options, but does not give any in-game advantage in power. All the new items have comparable stats to existing items.

For more information check out the official blog and the Steam store.

 

Conan Exiles is an open world survival game set in the savage lands of Conan the Barbarian. After a successful Early Access run starting in January 2017, the game launched in full on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 on May 8th, 2018 and became one of Funcom’s best-selling and fastest-selling games to date. For more information about Conan Exiles, visit www.conanexiles.com.

 

Media Contact Eirik Nergård  PR Manager  Funcom  [email protected]

ABOUT FUNCOM - Funcom is an independent developer and publisher of online games for PC and consoles. Funcom has provided outstanding entertainment since 1993 and continues to expand its track-record of more than twenty released games. Titles include ‘Conan Exiles‘, ‘Secret World Legends, ‘Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures’, ‘The Longest Journey', 'Anarchy Online', 'The Park', and 'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey'. For corporate information please visit www.funcom.com. For information about Funcom games visit www.conanexiles.com, www.secretworldlegends.com, www.anarchy-online.com, www.dreamfall.com, www.theparkgame.com, www.conanexiles.com, or www.ageofconan.com. Funcom is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker FUNCOM.

ABOUT CABINET - The Cabinet group consists of Cabinet Entertainment, a tv/film financing and production company, as well as Cabinet Licensing, a consumer products division which manages and develops global entertainment franchises in all forms of media, including motion picture, television, and the gaming, publishing and toy/collectibles industries. Our portfolio consists of well-known brands such as Conan the Barbarian, Kull of Atlantis, Solomon Kane, Mutant Chronicles, Mutant: Year Zero, and Kult.