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  1. Last mission episode 2 Renewed Hope

    Good for you! I hung out in the firewatch Easter egg, eating my food and prepping my gear for entering the dam. My bear pelt dried all the way to 93% when the Aurora finally hit. I decided to risk losing progress for the pelt, grabbed it and my flashlight and bee-lined for the end of the chapter.
  2. Why Am I Chasing Astrid?

    Will is chasing after Astrid because he refuses to lose her again. He has already gone through his world ending once: the loss of a child. If this is indeed what happened, then Astrid and Will were emotionally torn apart. The cutscene at the start also hints at alcoholism: “it’s under control!” (Or is it?). I think Astrid’s comment “ Don’t let this new world break you” was something she told him long ago in the depths of his dispair following their mutual loss. Makes sense that would be first thing in his mind following the crash. Now Will has a shred of hope that he can hang on to one family member. He’s suffered & lost enough already- he will not let Great Bear stand in his way. As a player I sympathize with Will and want to see him succeed by pure force of willpower.
  3. Hello

    Hello! I have been enjoying the quiet apocalypse and look forward to participating in the forums. I am a new player currently 60 days in to my first sandbox run and am discovering bears are very hard to kill, even after watching everyone’s videos on YouTube.
  4. Starting gear kits

    Possibly Fuarian, but certainly someone smarter and more knowledgeable about game design than me could work with the idea.
  5. Starting gear kits

    I think it gives a bit more character to a survivor. Your suggestion of additional objectives I like!
  6. Challenge Done

  7. Starting gear kits

    Hello all! I am loving the game. I had the thought that it might be interesting to offer the player the chance to start with certain pre-selected equipment sets, instead of the usual assortment. A few of the many Possible concepts could be as follows: Soldier: player starts with the rifle, combat boots, military clothing, and some MREs, but little else. Perhaps some skill ranking with the rifle. Injured skier: player starts injured with no medical supplies, but ski jacket, gloves, boots, insulated pants, and ear wrap. Chef: starts with knife and some cooking skill, but clothing is very poor. For balance on these “bonuses”, the usual player expectations of starting with bedroll or matches could be removed. Thank you for consideration!