Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 Announced, Coming Next Year (VIDEO)
It’s been quite the long time coming, but after a few teases over recent weeks, we finally know that Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 is officially happening. What makes it even better is that it is arriving next year, and there’s a even a trailer to get lost in while dream of the long-awaited sequel.
During the Game Developers Conference taking place in San Francisco, Paradox Interactive’s sequel to Troika’s 2004 title Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines was revealed in all of its glory, and fans are beyond ecstatic. Before we get into what is to come, check out the glorious announcement trailer that was unveiled:
Fans of the original needn’t be worried, as Brian Mitsoda is attached to the sequel as the lead narrative director. For those of you who don’t know, Mitsoda designed and wrote the original Bloodlines. To learn a bit more of what is to come, here’s a bit from the description from the trailer above:
“Sired in an act of vampire insurrection, your existence ignites the war for Seattle’s blood trade. Enter uneasy alliances with the creatures who control the city and uncover the sprawling conspiracy which plunged Seattle into a bloody civil war between powerful vampire factions.
“Immerse yourself in the World of Darkness and live out your vampire fantasy in a city filled with intriguing characters that react to your choices. You and your unique disciplines are a weapon in our forward-driving, fast-moving, melee-focussed combat system. Your power will grow as you advance, but remember to uphold the Masquerade and guard your humanity… or face the consequences.
“Seattle has always been run by vampires. Hunt your prey across Seattle locations faithfully reimagined in the World of Darkness. Meet the old blood founders present since the city’s birth and the new blood steering the tech money redefining the city. Everyone has hidden agendas – so choose your allies wisely.”
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 will be arriving in 2020 for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. If you really want to get a jump on things, pre-orders are available now for PC via both Steam and the Epic Games Store. Keep it tuned to Don’t Feed the Gamers as this story develops, and for other gaming goodness going on right now, check out the following:
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