With Starfield simply over a month away followers are starting to hope that the lifeless planets within the sport will probably be used for future DLC. Some are even hoping Bethesda will proceed to assist the sport for the subsequent 10 years.
Simply after the Starfield Direct in an interview on the Kinda Humorous Xcast, Todd Howard revealed that solely 10% of Starfield’s would have life. He mentioned, “About 10% of these planets, have life on them, we’re pushing it to the sting of what do individuals assume, what planets are in that Goldilocks zone, versus planets which have sources.” Whereas some gamers have been disenchanted by this revelation others nonetheless famous that round 100 planets energetic was a lot to maintain gamers occupied when the sport launches.
Now, Starfield gamers are hoping these lifeless planets will probably be used for future DLC. Taking to the Starfield Reddit one participant mentioned, “The large quantity of planets in Starfield might make room for presumably a decade of DLC content material.” They cited video games like Fallout New Vegas and Fallout 4 as having “some big DLC” and given “Starfield has a lot additional area that Bethesda might assist this sport nicely into the subsequent Elder Scrolls.” This opinion was shared by one other Reddit person who mentioned, “If solely 100 out of 1000 planets will characteristic some form of life, the remaining 900 might be used for way more DLC content material than all TES or FO video games had.”
No matter whether or not these planets are used for future DLC or not some followers, akin to Eric_T_Meraki, are nonetheless satisfied “persons are getting too caught up on the ten% factor.” They mentioned, “Simply because there isn’t life on a planet doesn’t essentially imply that there received’t be something to do there, particularly with the radiant system in place you’re certain to find one thing to do when exploring.”
Starfield remains to be promoting plenty of content material on launch and given we’ve already heard concerning the Starfield Shattered Area DLC it might be potential that we see much more stuff added to the sport sooner quite than later. With the Starfield launch date simply across the nook make sure to take a look at our guides on all of the Starfield planets we all know to this point.