Lords of the Fallen 2 has had a rocky growth historical past so far, however CI Video games appears assured the sport shall be a serious participant going ahead. The studio launched a press release updating followers on the sport’s expanded scope, and the way it’s step one in a grander imaginative and prescient for the collection.
The primary Lords of the Fallen, whereas fairly good (learn our assessment), was largely a by-the-numbers Souls clone by way of design. CI says the sequel will “transfer the franchise to darkish fantasy and can provide a revised and difficult fight system.” To that finish, the scope has expanded to turn into, in CI’s phrases, “our largest challenge by way of the entire of CI Video games”. The writer additionally unveiled the sport’s brand, as seen beneath.
The writer feels so assured in Lords of the Fallen 2 that it says the sport has an opportunity of turning the franchise right into a long-running collection within the mildew of Sniper Ghost Warrior. CI Video games additionally shares that the primary Lords of the Fallen has offered three million copies since launching in 2014.
Lords of the Fallen 2 has been simmering in growth for a while. Deck13, who developed the primary recreation, started work on the follow-up earlier than the reins modified arms to the New York-based Defiant Studios in 2018, who rebooted the challenge from scratch. Sadly, Defiant and CI Video games had a falling out of types, and CI introduced growth of Lords of the Fallen 2 in-house. Final September, it was introduced that Hexworks would helm growth of the sport.
We nonetheless don’t know when to count on Lords of the Fallen 2, but it surely’s coming to PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X/S, and PC. In the meantime, try this function about why the primary Lords of the Fallen is hidden gem you should not miss from the final technology.