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Darkest Dungeon 2 gets new gameplay trailer, highlights new updates

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Darkest Dungeon 2 Now getting a brand new content update, Obsession’s Gaze, as well as a short gameplay trailer highlighting its biggest, most important new features. The sequel to one of the most popular rogue-lite strategy games on PC, Darkest Dungeon 2 Epic has been in early access as the Games Store for some time now, with its development trucking along with new updates rolling out at a steady pace.


While its predecessor The darkest layerFocusing primarily on party-driven delves in monster-infested caves, dungeons, and walking graveyards, Darkest Dungeon 2 A road trip is another experience. Namely, the player’s party disembarks in a carriage and then explores a vast area tackling a wide variety of objectives at their own pace, dealing with various cosmic horrors along the way.

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The latest content update, titled Obsession’s Gaze, underscores a specific subgenre of the aforementioned cosmic horror. In particular, players are searching Darkest Dungeon 2The mountainous region may come with a new boss encounter and a whole bunch of related narrative content. Players can also discover an entirely new gameplay feature with so-called Hero Goals, which allow certain characters to earn new candles by completing personal mini-tasks during specific campaigns.

Another important new point of interest added as part of the Obsession’s Gaze update is that the developers have also added several new regional variations. In particular, players can expect to lose their sanity Darkest Dungeon 2In four new sub-biomes: Sprawl, Tangle, Fotter, and Shroud, which the patch note promises will significantly improve the amount of variety available during any given campaign.

Darkest Dungeon 2 In terms of gameplay it leverages its sober mechanics to great effect, but it’s still far from a finished product, meaning that players sometimes have to focus on killing mind-bending monstrosities instead of the software. Bugs need to be dealt with. Thankfully, Obsession’s Gaze update also brings a wealth of important fixes and improvements Darkest Dungeon 2 One step closer to its full release window, which is currently in early 2023.

from the original The darkest layer Was one of the hardest RPGs ever made, the sequel has some big shoes to fill. So far, its early access period seems to be working out for the developers in many ways, and with a Steam launch already planned well in advance, there doesn’t seem to be any real reason to be concerned about the game’s quality.

Darkest Dungeon 2 Now in early access on PC via the Epic Games Store, currently targeting February 2023 for a Steam release.

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