Revealed onApril 8, 2021
Area of interest writer Rising Star Video games and Japanese developer Toybox Inc. are set to launch a port of Lethal Premonition 2: A Blessing In Disguise for PC later this yr.
The information comes by means of an annual report from the writer’s mum or dad firm Thunderful video games (h/t Gematsu). Particularly, within the Externally Developed Video games part of the 2020 annual report it states that Lethal Premonition 2 is scheduled to launch digitally on Steam someday in 2021.
Proper now, the open-world survival-horror sequel is presently solely out there on Nintendo Swap, the place it debuted final yr to predictably blended opinions. (It’s value noting that its predecessor earned a spot within the Guinness World Information for essentially the most critically polarising survival-horror sport of all-time.)
There’s no concrete launch date for the PC port as of but, however it’s possible that Nintendo has a one yr exclusivity deal for the sport, which implies that a July/August launch could possibly be doable as Lethal Premonition 2 launched on July 10 final yr.
Story-wise, Lethal Premonition 2 is a pseudo sequel-prequel to the unique cult basic, and takes place in New Orleans’ small city of Le Carré. Certainly, Swery65 and his inventive staff are again for yet one more bonkers installment, and sure, one other insane serial killer is on the unfastened but once more. It’s as much as everybody’s favourite movie-obsessed FBI felony profiler, Francis York Morgan, to unravel yet one more sinister plot.
Whereas the Nintendo Swap follow-up was beleaguered by technical issues, there was nonetheless quite a bit to like about York’s new journey. Lengthy story brief: the solid of oddball characters, eerie ambiance and endearing dialogue helped re-capture the magic of the unique title. If you happen to’re a fan of Lethal Premonition, you need to undoubtedly strive and take a look at the sequel.
However what say you? Will you be testing Lethal Premonition 2 when it launches on PC later this yr? Or are you going to offer it a tough go? Sip your espresso within the regular place beneath and tell us.