Titanfall Designer explains the layout of Expedition’s Runoff map

titanfall expedition

By on May 5, 2014 at 3:22 pm

We are drawing pretty close to the May release of Titanfall‘s first DLC pack Expedition, and it’s interesting to see exactly what Respawn have planned for the pack. We already saw the War Games map back in April, and now the official Titanfall website has been updated to showcase another upcoming map – Runoff.

As Designer Geoff Smith explains, Runoff began as an experiment in making a small map without neutering Titans. Naturally the answer is verticality – the map has two levels, up top where it’s nice and airy and clean, or down in the trench with the dirt and water. The map has also been designed with more chokepoints than usual – and the trench is a big one – once you fall in, exiting is only possible at its two endpoints.

Chokepoints are something I have definitely missed during my time in Titanfall, so I’m definitely interested in checking out Runoff when Expedition hits. Check out the blog post for more details and lots of sweet pictures.

Tags:
One comment (Leave your own)

The new maps in Expedition DLC all seem fairly compact, Hope the next DLC has maps with more open space.

 
Leave a comment

You can use the following bbCode
[i], [b], [img], [quote], [url href="http://www.google.com/"]Google[/url]

Leave a Reply

PC Gaming Calendar 2014

Follow Games.on.net

YouTube

Steam Group

Upcoming Games

Community Soapbox

Recent Features
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel’s great humour carries it through

It may feel like the world's biggest piece of Borderlands 2 DLC, but the Pre-Sequel has a flavour all its own.

The Evil Within

The Evil Within: It’s a fine line between pleasure and pain (especially on PC)

We check out Shinji Mikami's latest punishment simulator, but buyer beware when it comes to the PC version.

Shadow of Mordor

Choose your own adventure: Why heavily scripted cinematic games need to loosen up

It's time for game developers to sit back and let the players take control.

world of warcraft warlords of draenor

World of Warcraft’s Tom Chilton talks Warlords, paid level 90 boosts, and jumping the shark

WoW's Game Director explains how they've been on, off, and all around the shark since 2004.

Streaming Radio
Radio Streams are restricted to iiNet group customers.

GreenManGaming MREC

Facebook Like Box