I Sure Hope Hunted is Great Out of the Box because it Isn’t Getting Any DLC

on May 16, 2011 9:03 PM

Hunted PS3 Xbox 360 Screen Bethesda QuakeCon

Downloadable content is an essential staple of games released for today’s powerful consoles. By releasing extended content and support, developers can keep players wrapped up in their titles for dozens or more hours once they’ve finished the main campaign. DLC keeps games from having a definitive end to their content and can even make or break the success of any particular title.

How odd is it then, to hear of a new game that won’t have DLC? This will be the case with InXile and Bethesda’s upcoming action-adventure title Hunted: The Demon’s Forge. The developers believe that the user generated content created in the game’s Crucible mode will keep it from becoming stale, which is an added bonus if this is the case since we won’t have to pay for continued content. I can only hope the level editor will deliver in a big enough way to merit the omission of DLC. If not, they’ll certainly hear about it. Hunted will hit HD consoles and the PC on May 31st.

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Kenneth is a Graphics and Game Design student who's worked as an author for DualShockers.com since June of 2010. His favorite gaming genres are Fighting, Role Playing and Sadistic Action games like Ninja Gaiden and Bayonetta. In addition to gaming, he is also strongly interested in music, fashion, art, culture, literature, education, religion, cuisine, photography, architecture, philosophy, film, dance, and most forms of creative expression.
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