Ubisoft and Massive detailed the changes coming in the 1.6 update
for Tom Clancy's The Division
. This free update is in addition to the upcoming Last Stand DLC
for the game. A solid release date for this update is not yet known but it will be available for testing via PTS very soon.
Before we get into the 1.6 update notes, we'll touch briefly on the Last Stand DLC. Last Stand will introduce a new competitive multiplayer mode that blends PvP with PvE. Last Stand is a session based mode where two teams of eight players are trying to accomplish a variety of tasks. You can get more details at The Division website
Located at the bottom of the changes is mention of new "Premium Credits." Yeah, it's exactly what you think it is. They have an FAQ up right here
that you can read.
Not final Ė open for feedbackAll this is not final and will be extensively tested in the coming Public Test Server where you can give feedback to all the changes. Currently we have no date for the PTS but based on yesterdays stream it is sooner than later. Also, Update 1.6 will include bug fixes not covered in this article, so check out the patch notes to find out more about those.
No new World Tier / no new Gear Score
Itís worth noting that 1.6 will not bring a new World Tier. We donít want you to have to go through old content to increase