Larian Studios participated in online gaming conference Guerrilla Collective with the new announcement about upcoming cRPG Baldur’s Gate III and the promised new adventures taking place in Rivellon. The team revealed Divinity: Original Sin 2 gift bag called The Relics of Rivellon, adding new quests, new loot and new enemies, this content will enable players to adventure throughout the world of Rivellon hunting for four brand new sets of armour. This new content will be available for free on PC, Mac, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch and has been automatically patched into the game.
In The Four Relics of Rivellon, you’ll embark upon new quests in search of four ancient armour sets imbued with magical properties. You’ll face new foes, fight brand new fights, and even take on an entirely new Undead Dragon boss. Discover new lore, new loot, and new narration on the hunt for distant relics.
The four sets of armour are:
- Captain Armour
A set of armour that can dominate the minds of those around you. Each piece also boosts Lucky Charm, Persuasion and Bartering.
- Vulture Armour
A light set of armour based off of dwarven rituals. Each part of the set enhances range and damage dealt from higher ground, while the complete set gives the wearer a pair of permanent, vulture-like wings.
- Contamination Armour
An ancient set of armour created from magic thought lost long ago. Each piece offers resistance to poison, while the entire set grants immunity to poison along with a special ability to spawn exploding spores that will damage enemies in combat.
- Devourer Armour
A set of armour said to make its wearer almost invincible. In combat, the armour will mark a certain target in range. Any attacks on this target cannot miss and will deal extra damage.The new content will be available in any new game you start and does not affect your achievements.
In addition to the Gift Bag update, the developers also went on a bug-fixing spree.
If that is entirely not enough Rivellon for you, Larian Studios also announced Divinity: Original Sin Godwoken graphic novel. It is available for pre-purchase on the official site of the company and comes in Limited and Standard editions:
Everyone has an origin story, and our Godwoken are no exception. Explore the events leading up to the story in Divinity: Original Sin 2, from the perspective of all 6 of the Godwoken, the heroes of our tale. This 300+ page full-colour graphic novel will take you on a journey through never-before seen areas of Rivellon. Ever wondered what Fane looked like in the flesh? Curious about Red Prince’s life as the crown jewel of the Forgotten City? Journey with Ifan as the Divine’s right-hand man, and explore the lives of Sebille, Beast, and Lohse up to the moments of the ill-fated Kraken attack.