Gaming News, Game Reviews, Game Trailers, Tech News

dtoid   |   japanator   |   flixist   |   tomopop   |   store


 

 

Cooking system coming to DayZ

0

Eat healthy

The DayZ development blog has updated with some information on where the game is going to head next, putting greater focus on implementing survival mechanics. Specifically, they're working on adding a cooking system for food.

Drawing inspiration from the cooking found in Project Zomboid, players will activate a cooking device (such as a fireplace or stove) and then place the objects to be cooked inside, where their temperature will rise and eventually produce edible food objects. Players will be able to overcook food and the designers are also considering mechanics for food going cold.

If you're going to build a survival simulator, I'd say making food that won't kill you should be as much a priority as it would be in real life, so it's nice to see this coming in. I wish survival games did a better job of handling thirst, which I would think an even more critical concern. Maybe they can get us boiling our water too.


You are logged out. Login | Sign up
 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Conrad ZimmermanMoustache // Profile & Disclosures
Fronts3159Blogs 218Following31Followers314

An avid player of tabletop and video games throughout his life, Conrad has a passion for unique design mechanics and is a nut for gaming history. He can be heard on the comedy podcast ( The mer... more


 



On Destructoid: DayZ   (14)   From our game database:

  • The new DayZ update seems to be breaking legs left and right - Brett Makedonski
  • How to win friends and influence people in DayZ - Rob Morrow
  • DayZ may implement cannibalism in the next update - Rob Morrow
  • DayZ is headed to PlayStation 4 - Jordan Devore
  • DayZ sure can get pretty creepy - Hamza CTZ Aziz
  • Creator Dean Hall reveals 2014 roadmap for DayZ - Alasdair Duncan
  • Cooking system coming to DayZ - Conrad Zimmerman
  • Surprising no one, DayZ reaches one million sales - Jordan Devore
  • If you see these three guys in DayZ, start running - Jordan Devore
  • More related stories
    #Alpha #DayZ #multiplayer #Offbeat #PC #Steam #Steam Early Access #Things gamers do #video
     
     


    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...

    Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
    to view and post comments.



     Login with Twitter

     Login with Dtoid

    Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

    Sorry for the extra step!

    spacer
     
  •