Piranha Bytes and THQ Nordic have finally revealed the release date Elex 2, the sequel Elex coming to PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X / S. The game will be released in both digital and retail editions on March 1, 2022. In order not to miss anything, the development team has also presented an interesting Collector’s Edition.
Elex 2 is the sequel to Elex, the 2017 open-world RPG created by Piranha Bytes, award-winning Gothic and Risen series creators. The new project will allow players to return to explore the post-apocalyptic sci-fi world of Magalan is a rich 60-hour campaign with over 300 NPCs, 100 types of monsters to fight, and 350,000 words of spoken dialogue. Of course, the game’s strong point will continue to be the roleplay component, with multiple-choice dialogues and characters who will remember the protagonist’s actions and act accordingly.
Piranha Bytes describes the new chapter of the series as follows:
“Many years after Jax’s defeat of the hybrids, a new threat comes from the sky, ready to unleash the dangerous powers of the dark Elx and endanger all living beings on the planet. . In order to preserve the peace on Magalan and the safety of his family, Jax must convince the factions to unite against the invaders and find his son Dex, who has been taken from him … Immerse yourself in an eternally manicured and unique world, with various factions and different environments within a science fiction universe “.
Fans highly anticipate the game, and the developers have high expectations. For fans, the Collector’s Edition visible at the bottom has also been unveiled, on sale for € 149.99 and includes the base game, a 23.3 cm statue with Alb armor, the Steelbook, a keychain, a disc with the complete soundtrack, the official artbook and a concept album “Cassandra” made by Game Designer Björn Pankratz.