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THQ Nordic has announced Destroy All Humans 2 – Avenged, a “complete remake” of the cult classic that sees players terrorizing the human race with a variety of strange and powerful weapons.
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Today (September 17th) during THQ Nordic’s tenth anniversary showcase event, Destroy All Humans 2 – Avenged received its first trailer, showcasing attractive new graphics and a range of improved alien weapons for the protagonist Krypto to battle alongside humanity.
The game is being developed by Black Forest Games, which has re-mastered the previous game. destroy all humans Title in 2020. Speaking at a press event, developers Dennis Schiffer and Stefan Schmitz revealed that the team is “completely rebuilding the game from scratch in Unreal Engine 4”.
the goal of Destroy All Humans 2 – Avenged The aim is to create an improved, modern version of the original game that will “add features, improve features, [and] Eliminate features that are no more fun today”. While this means that many features and weapons have been changed, the developers noted that each new feature was deemed the right fit for “what makes it”. destroy all humans great” as Black Forest Studio wanted to preserve the “nature and soul” of the original game.
This means that while the remake will include a new engine, additional flying saucer features and revamped weapons, it will keep the same story, game design, and even the original voiceover from the 2006 game.
Destroy All Humans 2 – Avenged Set in the 1960s, will take players across the world in five levels – Bay City (San Francisco), Albion (London), Takoshima (Tokyo), Tunguska (USSR) and Solaris (Moon). The game will also feature a co-op mode, “so you can destroy the human race together”.
Krypto will use eight different weapons in its quest to conquer Earth, though many will operate slightly differently to their original 2006 variants. These eight weapons are Dislocator, Meteor Strike Gun, Disintegrator, Anal Probe, Ion Detonator, Gastro Launcher, Buro Beast Launcher and Free Love Goggles. The Free Love Goggles has been reworked to act “a bit like a flamethrower” and the dislocator has been similarly reworked to give players better ways to aim it.
Similarly, UFOs have been redesigned to include improved environmental destruction, mass hijacking and “slicker, leaner” flight.
Although no specific release date has been confirmed yet, Destroy All Humans 2 – Avenged “Coming soon” on PS5, Xbox Series X|S and PC.
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