PS4 Exclusive Hardware: Rivals Update 1.07 Released; Includes Ranked Play Seasons, Special Events, Vehicles and More

on January 22, 2016 12:59 PM

This month’s PlayStation Plus got its latest substantial update, bringing a few new vehicles, add ons, and game modes. Announced via PlayStation Forums, two new vehicles are being added to the fold: the Barbarian Tank and the Scarab FAV — each coming with 6 new skins and add-ons.

Additionally, there are a litany of new modes available, including Super Charged, Overdrive, More Power, Bombination, Lightning Combat, Close Quarter Combat, Medic!, and Duel. Each mode is specialized — check the above link for more details on the individual modes.

Update 1.05 was released nearly two weeks ago, fixing matchmaking and a variety of errors. Check out the full patch notes below:

  • Two new vehicles: Barbarian Tank and Scarab FAV
  • New add-ons for all vehicles
  • New game modes and events added
  • Autoplay reinstated – players will continue to play together for consecutive rounds.
  • Visual tweaks to in-game SP and XP and end-game screen
  • Small tweaks to the Tutorial
  • Additional “Basic” control scheme added for new players
  • Improvements to networking and matchmaking
  • General bug fixes
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Lou Contaldi is the Editor-in-Chief at DualShockers, specializing in both reviews and the business behind gaming. He began writing about tech and video games while getting his Juris Doctor at Hofstra University School of Law. He is maybe the only gaming journo based in Nashville, TN.
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