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Rust PC Update 'Lunar New Year' Patch Notes Today (January 28)

New items come to Rust in today's Lunar New Year update!

January 28, 2022

The Rust Lunar New Year update is set to be deployed later today (January 28), with some brand new items for players to get their hands on.

Previous Lunar New Year events have seen new and old items come to the game, as well as special themed masks, craftable firecrackers, and plenty more. Fans expect plenty of the same in today’s new patch, so here’s everything you need to know about the January 28 Rust update.

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Rust Lunar New Year Event Release Time

The official release date for the Rust Lunar New Year update is Friday, January 28th, 2022. A new patch will go live at 11AM PT / 2PM ET / 7PM GMT, once downloaded players will have access to the brand new update and items.

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Rust PC Update Patch Notes (January 28)

As mentioned previously, today’s update will be deployed to enable the Lunar New Year items and skins for 2022. It’s likely that no detailed patch notes will be shared, but here’s what we know so far:

  • This Friday we’ll be releasing a mandatory update at 19:00 GMT / 14:00 EST to enable this year’s lunar new year’s items.
  • This week’s limited store skins will be released tomorrow alongside the Lunar new year update.

Should any further details or patch notes be released for the January 28 Rust update, we will be sure to update this article.

UPDATE: The new Lunar New Year update is now live for Rust, full details can be found on the official website.

Rust PC Lunar New Year Sale

If you’re yet to pick up a copy of Rust on PC, now is a better time than ever as the Steam Lunar New Year sale is officially live. Fans can pick up Rust on Steam for 33% off until February 3rd, 2022.

Visit the game’s official Steam Store Page for more details.

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Kyle Knight

Kyle (He/Him) is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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