Rust is eradicating a divisive map from the game with subsequent month’s content material patch. Word comes the best way of Allistair McFarlane, a producer on the game, who revealed to followers, through his private Twitter, that whereas the map in query is being eliminated, it is not a everlasting elimination. Right now, there isn’t any phrase when the map will probably be added again into the game, although console gamers will hope it is earlier than the survival game involves PS4 and Xbox One subsequent month.
If you missed the tweet, it reveals that on May 6 — with the aforementioned content material patch — the Hapis Island map is being faraway from the game. According to McFarlane, the map will probably be re-added “in the near future once the backport revamp is complete.”
Unfortunately, “in the near future” is each imprecise and subjective. It might imply just a few weeks or just a few months and even longer. You’d assume it will not take very lengthy to revamp the map, however for now, that is simply an assumption. Whatever the case, followers are break up on the map’s non permanent elimination, and that is principally as a result of followers are break up on the standard of the map. Some are unhappy to see it go, even when it is just for somewhat bit, whereas others want it wasn’t coming again.
Hapis Island map will probably be faraway from the map pool on May sixth content material patch.
Hapis will probably be readded within the close to future as soon as the backport revamp is full.
— Alistair McFarlane (@Alistair_McF) April 19, 2021
As all the time, if extra particulars are offered by McFarlane or Facepunch Studios, we’ll make sure to replace the story accordingly, however for now, that is every thing salient.
Rust is out there through the PC, and proper now, solely the PC. However, quickly it will likely be obtainable through the PS4 and Xbox One, or extra particularly, it will likely be obtainable on these platforms on May 21, 2021. That mentioned, whereas the game is lastly coming to console, there’s nonetheless no phrase of it coming to PS5 or Xbox Series X/S.
“The only aim in Rust is to survive,” reads an official pitch of the game. “To do this you will need to overcome struggles such as hunger, thirst, and cold. Build a fire. Build a shelter. Kill animals for meat. Protect yourself from other players, and kill them for meat. Create alliances with other players and form a town. Do whatever it takes to survive.”