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Risk of Rain 2

A continuation of the well-received game that combines elements of platform games, RPGs, and roguelike productions. Both installments of the Risk of Rain series have been developed by the independent studio called Hopoo Games.

Action | TPP | roguelike | RPG elements | TPS | indie games | co-op | crafting | shooters

Risk of Rain 2 Release Date

11Aug2020

PC

20Oct2020

Switch PS4 XONE

developer: Hopoo Games publisher: Hopoo Games Official website

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Risk of Rain 2 for PC is a continuation of a well-received game that combines elements of platform games, RPGs, and roguelike productions. Like its predecessor, the game has been developed by Hopoo Games.

Plot

Similarly to the first installment in the series, the PC release of Risk of Rain 2 does not feature any elaborate story. Once again, a player assumes the role of a character traversing the surface of an unknown distant planet with the objective of surviving in this unwelcoming environment and exploring locations filled with aggressive adversaries.

Mechanics

In the game, a player observes the action from the third person perspective (TPP). Similarly to other games representing this genre, one has to move between platforms, avoid countless traps, and fight the opponents using an elaborate arsenal as well as unique skills of particular characters. In comparison to its predecessor, Risk of Rain 2 offers improved character development system and elaborate crafting mechanics.

Technical aspects

Risk of Rain 2 is the first game that developers from Hopoo Games have designed in 3D. Nonetheless, the colorful visuals featuring somewhat comic book like style might appeal to many players in particular, one is bound to appreciate the colorful effects accompanying the battles with the opponents.

Game mode: single / multiplayer   Multiplayer mode: Internet   Player counter: 1-4  

User score: 7,3 / 10 based on 163 votes.

Pre-release expectations: 5.5 / 10 based on 155 votes.

PEGI rating Risk of Rain 2

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains depictions of violence.

Risk of Rain 2 System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Core i3-6100 3.7 GHz / AMD FX-8350 4.0 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 1.5 GB HDD GeForce GTX 580 / 2 GB Radeon HD 7870 or better
  • 4 GB HDD
  • Windows 7 64-bit
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4 GHz / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 680 / 3 GB Radeon HD 7970 or better
  • 4 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
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