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 12 months.
The information comes by means of an annual report from the writer’s mother or father firm Thunderful Group (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 accessible on Nintendo Swap, the place it debuted final 12 months to predictably blended opinions. (It’s price noting that its predecessor earned a spot within the Guinness World Information for probably the most critically polarising survival-horror recreation of all-time.)
There’s no concrete launch date for the PC port as of but, but it surely’s seemingly that Nintendo has a one 12 months exclusivity take care of the sport, which implies that a July/August launch could possibly be doable as Lethal Premonition 2 launched on July 10 final 12 months.
Story-wise, Lethal Premonition 2 is a pseudo sequel-prequel to the unique cult traditional, and takes place in New Orleans’ small city of Le Carré. Certainly, Swery65 and his inventive workforce are again for yet one more bonkers installment, and sure, one other insane serial killer is on the free 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 lots to like about York’s new journey. Lengthy story quick: the forged of oddball characters, eerie environment 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 give the sequel a glance.
However what say you? Will you be testing Lethal Premonition 2 when it launches on PC later this 12 months? Or are you going to present it a tough go? Sip your espresso within the common place under and tell us.