Developer Pink Hook Studios has revealed that Darkest Dungeon II will enter Early Entry on the Epic Video games Retailer subsequent month. The studio introduced the information right now on Twitter, stating that the sport will likely be playable through the Epic Video games Retailer on PC beginning on October 26.
Darkest Dungeon II (Early Entry) is coming to @EpicGames on October twenty sixth, 2021!
— Darkest Dungeon (@DarkestDungeon) September 13, 2021
When the sport was first introduced in 2019 with “The Howling Finish” announcement teaser, Pink Hook revealed that six returning courses from the primary Darkest Dungeon can be returning to the sequel: Grave Robber, Leper, Man-at-Arms, Plague Physician, Highwayman, and Hellion.
Pink Hook additionally revealed that the primary sport’s fight system will return, however that it could be “tuned-up” for the sequel. The builders stated the sequel will make use of a really completely different metagame construction, however opted to not reveal extra about what which means. It appears gamers will get the possibility to find that very completely different metagame construction first hand in just a little over a month.
When the sequel was first introduced, Pink Hook stated the group engaged on the sport consisted of 14 folks however that rising to twenty folks was anticipated.
“We love our dysfunctional forged of characters, our ambiance and our world,” Pink Hook’s Tyler Sigman and Chris Bourassa instructed PCGamer when the sport was introduced. “Horror is a implausible house to discover attention-grabbing and unconventional concepts, and we have now much more story we wish to inform. Mechanically, we additionally suppose we have now some worthwhile nuggets and there may be extra there that we might prefer to discover and construct on. Above all, we’re dedicated to crafting Darkest Dungeon II to be its personal expertise; it should have its personal inventive and thematic id.”
You may try that inventive and thematic id on PC on October 26 when Darkest Dungeon II enters Early Entry on the Epic Video games Retailer. Within the meantime, watch the Darkest Dungeon II announcement teaser after which learn our ideas on the primary sport in IGN’s Darkest Dungeon assessment.
Wesley LeBlanc is a contract information author and information maker for IGN. You may comply with him on Twitter @LeBlancWes.