Upon its long-anticipated announcement final yr, Dragon’s Dogma 2 immediately jumped to the highest of many individuals’s most anticipated lists, and on the latest PlayStation Showcase, Capcom supplied a primary have a look at gameplay for the upcoming motion RPG. That was additionally adopted by new particulars changing into out there, courtesy of the sport’s official website.
For starters, Dragon’s Dogma 2 has been confirmed to be an completely single participant recreation, very like its predecessor was. Capcom describes it as “a single participant, narrative pushed” recreation, whereas additionally confirming that, as anticipated, gamers will have the ability to customise their expertise in a wide range of methods, together with “the looks of their Arisen, their vocation, their occasion, method totally different conditions, and extra.”
Despite being a single participant expertise, nonetheless, Capcom says gamers will “really feel as if accompanied by different gamers whereas by yourself journey”. That, in fact, is due to the Pawns system, which followers of the unique recreation will probably be very conversant in. For these not acquainted, Capcom describes Pawns as “mysterious, otherworldly beings dedicated to serving the Arisen” that will probably be managed by the AI and can have their character “uniquely decided by the participant.”
In the meantime, different confirmed particulars embrace the introduction of Beastren, which is a brand new beast-like race, along with monsters and enemies each new and acquainted. Gamers can even have the ability to wield swords, bows, and chant magick, whereas totally different vocations will grant various skills. The story, in the meantime, will start in an underground gaol, and after seeing the titular Dragon take your coronary heart (very like the primary recreation), will deal with the race to “slay the Dragon and declare the throne”.
Moreover, Capcom additionally states the sport will boast “the newest in graphics, AI, and physics know-how”, which can come collectively to create “a really immersive fantasy world.” Beforehand, it was confirmed that the sport is being constructed on the corporate’s inner RE Engine. You’ll be able to try some new screenshots under.
Dragon’s Dogma 2 is in improvement for PS5, Xbox Collection X/S, and PC. It doesn’t but have a launch date.