The Surge 2 already appears like a step up
Regardless of glossing over The Surge at launch after which simply by no means getting round to it, I am happy Deck 13 is having one other go at its sci-fi property. It is an opportunity to scrub up a number of the technical and design annoyances and transfer the limb-obsessed action-RPG fight right into a extra fascinating setting.
In the present day’s gameplay trailer covers what Ray spoke about at E3. The brand new locale, Jericho Metropolis, has a man-made forest with cloaked mercenaries roaming round to stalk your custom-made protagonist. Take particular be aware of the hulking axe that may be cut up into two smaller, quicker weapons mid-attack.
The video accommodates lower than a minute of footage, nevertheless it’s a pleasant little check-in. I am notably on board with the idea of “park guardians” that masks their true nature utilizing an extravagant statue exterior.
Relying on the place precisely it lands, there’s room for The Surge 2 to face out subsequent yr. From Software program’s Sekiro is scheduled for March and Crew Ninja’s Nioh 2 is out of sight proper now.