Minecraft Dungeons Howling Peaks DLC Release Date Announced

Mojang confirms when the third expansion for Minecraft Dungeons will release with details on the next Season Pass.


It’s been a few months since Minecraft Dungeons had its release in May, but during this time the game has seen many content updates. With Minecraft Dungeons Having released two expansion packs during the year, dungeon crawler fanatics now know when the third major DLC update is going to launch.


Minecraft Dungeon‘s Howling Peaks DLC will release on December 9 for all consoles simultaneously, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. The news comes from the official Minecraft website which also provides new details on future content.

GAMER VIDEO OF THE DAY

RELATED: Minecraft Dungeons: The 10 Biggest Fixes The Game Needs

Minecraft DungeonsThe Howling Peaks DLC was announced in October and promised a slew of new content for Minecrafthis own response to Diablo formula. The website post provides some of the exciting information on what players can expect in an all-new looting adventure. The basic premise of the DLC is that players will be tasked with reaching the top of the mountain to take on a sizable enemy. Atop the frozen peak is the Tempest Golem which has faced corruption from the Orb of Dominance.

As with other DLC packs, Howling Peaks will introduce new content for the Minecraft spin off. A little like Minecraft Dungeons the first Jungle Awakens DLC pack and its follow-up Creeping Winter, Howling Peaks will receive new items in all major categories. The website notes that “dazzling” new armor, weapons, and artifacts will be introduced alongside new enemies to take down. The post only mentions new enemies Squall Golem and Mountaineer, but there are definitely more ready to block the way to the top. Those not looking for a mountain adventure will still get six free enchantments that the website notes will “change the way you play the game.”

Besides the release date and additional information about Howling Peaks, the message on the official website Minecraft The website also explained what’s next for the title. Minecraft Dungeons will receive four completely new in-game DLC packs in the future. All these elements will be available for purchase in a single pack which will be the Season Pass. Players who purchase the Season Pass will have access to all future DLC content as well as upcoming Howling Peaks. No price has been announced for the Season Pass, but it will be available alongside Howling Peaks on December 9. The post confirms that the game will still have free content even without the Season Pass as Minecraft Dungeons‘ recent crossplay update.

With Minecraft Dungeons For the foreseeable future, some players are wondering if the Block Loot Hunter will receive a next-gen upgrade. Whereas Minecraft Dungeons will be playable on Xbox Series and PlayStation 5 consoles due to backwards compatibility, fans are hoping the game will end up using the massive hardware boost as well.

Minecraft Dungeons is available now on PC, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One.

MORE: A Complete History of Minecraft

Source: Minecraft