Techland announced a partnership with Facepunch Studios to bring the popular survival game Rust to Dying Light for a limited-time in-game crossover event.
Live until April 26 the crossover event will give players the new Free Rust Bundle, containing skins and weapons inspired by the survival game.
The combination everybody needed! See what happens when two worlds of survival are brought together and meet in the midst of a zombie apocalypse! Don’t worry, though, we won’t leave you without proper equipment.Grab the free Rust DLC to get a set of unique items that will help you make it through the dangers of the unforgiving world.
Rust crossover event allows players to channel their inner-survivalist by getting to grips with new Rust-themed weapons and skins, go toe-to-toe with a new human enemy type, and earn exclusive rewards by participating in-game challenges. Reads the official announcement of the event.
All players will gain access to the Free Rust Bundle, including a Rust-themed Player and Buggy Skins, and a Rust Assault Rifle, Custom SMG, and Salvaged Cleaver.
Throughout the event, players can complete Research Bounties by collecting resources to earn Gold Blueprint upgrades to the Rust weapon set – awards in Local Event. Furthermore, in Global Event, the Dying Light community can collaboratively gain access to Gold Fire, Gold Freezing, and Gold Poison C4 Dockets by hunting down Air Drops, raiding two new Rais’ Outposts, and eliminating bandits.
To facilitate local and global objectives, players will get to deploy their new arsenal against an increased enemy presence, both bandits and zombies, in Slums and Old Town. In these locations, players will encounter Rust Outpost Scientists, who will be wielding assault rifles and SMGs alongside a new Bucket Helmet zombie type.