Where are the Salt Flats?

Discussion in 'Open' started by Knyghtefall, Mar 14, 2015.

  1. Knyghtefall

    Knyghtefall Well-Known Member

    I've been tooling around two areas I *think* are the Salt Flats, without seeing any enemies with EXP parts. Can someone clear up where the Salt Flats are so that I can be sure that I'm in the right area?

    I *think* its the area where the Guardian with the hoverplates are, but I'm not certain about that.
     
  2. Ashar

    Ashar Well-Known Member

    salt flats are the snowy looking areas, ive had trouble finding exp parts there too, i googled salt flats and real life salt flats look exactly the same:
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  3. Knyghtefall

    Knyghtefall Well-Known Member

    Hmmm...I'm in an area that looks like that, but no EXP parts. Just lots of little critters and the occasional (non-EXP) Nomad.
     
  4. Ashar

    Ashar Well-Known Member

    yeah, thats pretty much my experience too
     
  5. Vhargon

    Vhargon Well-Known Member

    As of the current version, salt flats contain both GSO and EXP enemies. The intention was to make it so that players without R&D will still find GSO enemies in the biome. Unfortunately, because there aren't enough EXP nomads/critters currently in the game, the spawn pool for the salt flats is completely dominated by GSO.

    There are two improvements coming soon that will help to solve this problem.

    -Kris recently streamed the creation of many more EXP enemies. They will all be present in the next update.
    -Kris also mentioned* that salt flats on the R&D client might be changed to prefer spawning EXP over GSO.

    *I can not remember if this was confirmed to be coming in the next update. I'll ask in the next twitch stream.


    They're fascinating, aren't they?
     
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  6. tomo_cjt

    tomo_cjt Well-Known Member

    Yup, I did the work for that on Friday while Kris made all the other EXP vehicles.
     
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  7. Knyghtefall

    Knyghtefall Well-Known Member

    So, basically, just keep killin' the GSO Techs and eventually some EXP Techs will show up?
     
  8. Ashar

    Ashar Well-Known Member

    seems like we need to purge the world of GSO with fire, and salt the earth...and luckily the 2nd part is already completed
     
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  9. Azuratte

    Azuratte Well-Known Member

    Oooh ooh, now in want flame throwers. Big ones, with, that act more like napalm.
     
  10. Sirbluekitty

    Sirbluekitty New Member

    What coordinates are the salt flats at? Does it change with each world?
     
  11. Khaine

    Khaine Active Member

    every world is different, just keep going on a straight line and you'll find some eventually :)
     
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  12. Benbacon

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  13. Deutsche Würfel

    Deutsche Würfel I look good in this dress.

    Salt falts do not appear on any world, untill you are at least 2000-3000 from the start point.
     
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