We now know a bit extra about Dragon’s Dogma 2, because of its highlight on the tail finish of the current Capcom Showcase.
Dragon’s Dogma 2 recreation director, Hideaki Itsuno, claimed that the upcoming sequel is “roughly 4 occasions the scale” of the unique’s world of Gransys. Which, in case you weren’t conscious, was already colossal in dimension. Itsuno added that there can be “extra to expertise than ever earlier than,” hinting that the world of Dragon’s Dogma 2 can be filled with components that encourage exploration.
Itsuno additionally confirmed that Dragon’s Dogma 2 can be a strictly single-player recreation, however the returning pawn system will assist it really feel like a co-operative journey. Based on the director, pawns have had their AI vastly improved and can act extra realistically, and be extra responsive, in fight situations. They appear to even have been injected with extra life and persona, as we see one high-five the protagonist Arisen after slaying a big monster.
The sequel continues to be very a lot a Dragon’s Dogma title, by means of and thru. You will nonetheless create your Arisen and their primary pawn, in addition to rent as much as two assist pawns for a celebration of 4. It’s also possible to select from a number of vocations that can decide your fight class, and seemingly the weapons, armor and abilities you’ll make use of.
Capcom nonetheless hasn’t confirmed a launch window for Dragon’s Dogma 2, so it probably will not launch till 2024 on the earliest. It’s actually certainly one of our most anticipated upcoming video games, nonetheless, and as an enormous fan of the unique, I am each excited and curious to see how the sequel improves its distinctive components.
Sadly it wasn’t all excellent news from the Capcom Showcase, as Pragmata has acquired one other delay past 2023. The writer confirmed as a lot with a brief trailer throughout its presentation.