Fatshark has announced a release window for their upcoming addition to the Warhammer franchise, Vermintide 2. The sequel to Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide will be releasing on PC and consoles during Q1 2018. Pre-orders are already live on Steam, but not yet available on consoles.
Fatshark also released a gameplay video for Vermintide 2:
Here’s a bit more information on this sequel:
Vermintide 2 is a visually stunning and ground breaking melee action game pushing the boundaries of the first person co-op genre. The game introduces the dark, bloody and twisted Chaos as an enemy faction. Other new features include 15 hero careers, new environments, talent trees and the proprietary Heroic Deeds System. Warhammer: Vermintide 2 is heading towards PC and consoles.
“Vermintide 2 is the evolution of the genre. If you liked the first game, you’ll love the second.” says Martin Wahlund, CEO of Fatshark, and continues “We have listened to the community, analyzed hours and hours of online playthroughs, and combined this with our passion for co-op games to bring you the very best experience possible.”
Vermintide 2 Features
Ruthless 4 Player Co-operative Experience
The combined forces of Chaos and Skaven are merciless, and it will require a co-ordinated team effort to survive their never-ending onslaught.
5 Heroes with 15 Career Paths
Choose between 15 unique careers, each with different appearances, abilities, talents and weapon arsenals to best suit your preferred combat style.
Chaos and Skaven Working Together
Skaven and Chaos armies have formed a pact to plunge the world into death and decay, with horrifying specials and bosses.
Talent Trees & Progression
Level up, choose between specialized talents for your hero, and excel throughout the game.
The Adventure Continues
Explore a wide range of breathtaking new levels set in and around Helmgart, a fortress city protecting the Bretonnian border of the Empire.
New Improved Loot System
Be rewarded with relevant loot for the chosen career at the end of each successful mission.
Fight Overwhelming Enemy Hordes
Skaven prefer strength in numbers, and with the Chaos at their side the heroes must be prepared to overcome unimaginable odds.
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 will release Q1 2018 on consoles and PC.