For those who have been concerned that not enough has changed in the Early Access of The Long Dark, those fears can be put to rest.

The so-called “Deep Forest” update is the frostbitten survival simulator’s largest update yet, with more changes than you can shake a water-logged book of matches at. This includes a new fuel harvesting system, an expanded first aid and affliction system, and wolves that get easier to fight off the higher your experience is (assuming you can fend off the earlier ones). New graphical and audio changes have also been added, and you can read the entire list of updates here.

For those of you who would prefer to see the changes in action, however, Hinterland has been kind enough to put together a video:



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