The development team at Sony Online Entertainment updates its Planetside 2 MMO via a new patch, with the stated aim of reducing the effectiveness of the camping tactics that many gamers have been using.
Those who kill a player less than ten seconds after he has spawned or before he has earned 5 XP will only get 25 percent of the experience that he would otherwise be entitled to.
The full patch notes
for the Planetside 2 update are extensive and deal with a number of other game mechanics.
The development team at SOE has promised that it will continue to deliver updates for Planetside 2, balancing the game experience and eliminating the anti-competitive behavior that players might develop.
The team also wants to make sure that the MMO playing field is level by banning cheaters.