Nether's January update introduces dirt bikes and group options

The survival horror world of Nether continues to take form and shape as the devs are introducing the year's first update this week.

The big addition that will come in this patch is the dirt bike, which gives players a faster means of navigating the post-apocalyptic landscape. Of course, when you do so you'll be making an awful racket and since the enemies are very sensitive to all sound, any riders will probably enjoy a few breezy minutes of transportation followed by a few painful minutes of being disembowled.

The patch is also including group features such as group chat, invites, nametags, and locations on the map. There are also some new cosmetic items to check out (Russian hat, anyone?) and plenty of fixes for various bugs.

We've got the video of the dirt bike in action after the break.

This article was originally published on Massively.