Steep Getting Free Alaska DLC on February 10; Includes New Maps and Events

on January 27, 2017 9:03 AM

Today, Ubisoft and and Ubisoft Annecy announced that their online open world extreme sports game, Steep, is getting free Alaska DLC on February 10th.

As of right now, we know the DLC will include a new map and events, and will come to all platforms. Further details, including details about the new map have not yet been divulged.

Additionally, the game’s 1.04 update is releasing today, and offers the following improvements and additions:

In addition the game’s 1.04 update is rolling out today, offering a range of game improvements and new features.

Improvements:

  • Tweaks to jumping accuracy

  • Scaled back the destructiveness of G-force impacts

  • Improved the Mountain View display

Additions:

Welcome Dashboard – Displays the most important in-game news and suggests content for players’ current game session.

Live Page – Provides more info on the Steep World Tour and current series going on, as well as which Community Challenges are available to play.

Steep World Tour – A recurring competitive tournament open to all Steep players. Check out the Live Page for more details, including tournament phase and ranking information.

Community Challenges – Challenges made by the Community, for the Community! Selected trail challenges created by the community will be highlighted and made available to all players as a Community Challenge to beat. Look for them in the new Live Page!

New Customization Items – Shhh… they’re a surprise! More will be revealed in due time.

Director Mode – Provides more freedom and Replay Mode options (such as camera types and ambiance) for players to get even more creative in their replay videos.

Hide HUD – And last but not least (and because you asked for it!)… You now have the option to hide the HUD while riding or creating replay videos. You can toggle the HUD display by going into OPTIONS -> VIDEO.

Steep launched on PS4, Xbox One, and PC back in December. It is also coming to the upcoming Switch.

 

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