Darkest Dungeon 2 will launch in early entry through the Epic Video games Retailer on October 26th. Builders Crimson Hook introduced the date through Twitter earlier at present, after first asserting a 2021 launch date in October of last year.
Here is the tweet:
Darkest Dungeon II (Early Entry) is coming to @EpicGames on October 26th, 2021!
— Darkest Dungeon (@DarkestDungeon) September 13, 2021
Darkest Dungeon 2 can have comparable turn-based fight to the primary recreation, in the identical grimdark fantasy world, albeit now rendered with 3D character fashions that nonetheless preserve the identical handdrawn type. The Epic Video games Retailer web page does not comprise any explicit particulars, past the teaser trailer launched final yr, and embedded beneath:
Again in March, Imogen spoke to recreation builders about their enduring love for the early access process, together with of us from Crimson Hook Video games. “The primary month after [Darkest Dungeon’s] launch was like, ‘Oh my god, we did it! We’re gonna be okay!’ After which swiftly it was like, ‘Oh. Oh we actually did it. And now we’ve got all this further loopy work that has nothing to do with producing the precise recreation,'” stated artistic director Chris Bourassa.
Different builders credited Darkest Dungeon as pioneers, with Supergiant co-founder Greg Kasavin saying that Darkest Dungeon “began to alter the notion of what an early entry recreation might be.”
Hopefully all these classes realized shall be utilized to Darkest Dungeon 2, with as constructive an consequence as Joe Donnelly described in his Darkest Dungeon reivew again in 2016.