Dying Mild 2 has been in improvement for a number of years now. The sport was slated to launch in late 2020, however was delayed in the direction of the tip of the 12 months indefinitely. In early 2021, Techland introduced that information on the sport could be revealed quickly. As of this week, the developer has given an replace on the place the sport is within the improvement timeline.
The replace was issued through a YouTube video that was shared first on the official Dying Mild 2 Discord channel. That is the place Techland is sharing all of its information relating to the sport, fostering a optimistic group and making an attempt to keep away from on-line criticism. This comes throughout within the video.
Techland outlines within the replace video how Dying Mild 2 just isn’t lifeless or canceled. The sport remains to be in improvement, however as a result of previous 12 months forcing workers to maneuver to distant working and rework all workflows accordingly, improvement has seen a major delay.
The builders within the video ask followers to be affected person for just a bit bit longer and promise that the sport is popping out very quickly. Nevertheless, no launch date was hinted at.
What the video did present was a model new have a look at some Dying Mild 2 gameplay. A few of it was a part of advertising materials despatched out in 2020, however some photographs have been new. All of them present the identical decimated world stuffed with each people and undead enemies. That is what gamers count on from the sport, however a scarcity of any significant gameplay could hurt Techland’s popularity.
Main as much as the reveal of this replace video, followers have been longing for some information a couple of launch date or new gameplay options. What they bought was a video that focuses extra on the group making the sport than the sport itself.
Dying Mild is six years outdated now, however Techland has been persistently updating it with new free and premium DLC for that total time. The developer has proven that it is aware of what it takes to foster a group within the long-term, as an alternative of releasing a sport and leaving it alone.
That is precisely what followers are hoping for from Dying Mild 2. Many dying Mild gamers will likely be completely satisfied to attend for Dying Mild 2 as a result of they know that the sport will obtain years of free updates to maintain them busy. For the broader gaming group although, this replace video supplied little info and appeared like extra of a placeholder for an actual announcement to observe in a month or so.