Resident Evil Village is not going to be limited to a solo campaign. Upon release, you will see multiple modes in the game. One of them is the Mercenaries Mode, followed by a multiplayer mode where players up to 6 can play together. I’m going to share a lot of detail on what exactly Resident Evil Village Mercenaries Mode is? If you’re wondering what you can do in this mode, what are the rewards, or if it’s just for fun, then keep on reading.
What is Mercenaries Mode and how to play it?
Recently, a 30-minute demo of resident evil Village gave us a glimpse into the world of Vampires and Lycans. This time the game will be bigger in terms of the solo campaign. With this, the developer has also added a multiplayer mode and a mercenary mode. For Resident Evil Village Multiplayer details refer to the link to understand how it works. While in this article we going to talk more about the new mode where you will fight against waves of enemy. Mercenaries Mode will be available after completing the main game.
If you remember Days Gone a game that is based on zombies, it has a similar mode. It was not the part of the game at the start, added later via free expansion. Similar to this the Mercenaries Mode will allow you to fight different waves of monsters for a specific period of time. For example, defeat 15 enemies within three minutes. The faster you do, the better are rewards. You will also earn a Time bonus, Combo bonus, Damage bonus, etc. Final rewards are unlocked on the basis of areas score, time, and money bonus. Depending on the total score earned in the end you will unlock some cool prizes.
The mercenary mode also supports an ability system where you can use a special boost to survive. In the preview of mercenary mode, multiple abilities were revealed. For example Shotgun Master, Andrenaline, etc. each ability gives you special power for short time.
- Shotgun Master: Shotgun does more damage.
- Adrenaline: HP recovers slightly when attacking with a gun.
- Out of Reach: Long-distance attacks do more damage.
- Agile: Speed increases.
- Pistol Master: Increase Pistol Damage.
- Healthy: Max HP increases.
- Corpse Combustor: Enemies will likely explode when they are defeated with a gun.
- Thick Skin: Damage is taken decreases.
The Duke’s Emporium is the shop inside this mode that will allow you to purchase supplies and weapons. The shop will be available in between the areas. Things are paid in the shop, in exchange for the in-game currency you can buy explosives, weapons, weapons upgrades, etc. So this was Resident Evil Village’s Mercenaries Mode. Want some help with combats then read this: How to Stun Monsters?. Do not forget to have a look at RE Village Wiki for more amazing tips and tricks.