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Shadow Warrior 2 gets October 13 release date - new trailer, old Wang jokes

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Lo Wang is at it again - yes, that is his name, let’s never mention it again - in the latest trailer for the forthcoming Shadow Warrior 2, cutting, shooting and quipping his way through a new batch on faceless enemies. This time, however, we’ve got a release date - October 13 - which means we’re just over a month away from getting our hands on the katana-heavy shooter.

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Shadow Warrior 2 is a sequel to 2013’s franchise reboot of the first 1997 Shadow Warrior game, but it shares very little in common with it. Going from non-linear levels to open-world, vertically scalable maps, Shadow Warrior 2 looks like an ambitious leap for indie developers Flying Wild Hog. The sequel will also feature four-player online co-op and a procedural loot system, adding plenty of variety to the already colourful gameplay.

The new trailer is just one, sweeping, highly choreographed camera-pan that shows Lo Wang and co. brutally gouging, eviscerating, slicing and shooting an array of humans and demons in glorious slow-motion. Lo Wang’s three allies all appear to have a distinct style, from a heavy-set assassin wielding a minigun, to a more nimble character who has stopped amid the bloodshed to take a selfie with one of the slain demons. Whether or not you’ll be able to take selfies with your kills is still unknown.

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I'm looking forward to play this game with two friends.

In this day and age where games sometimes are overpriced, lies being told and stuff - I'm getting almost a bit confused by the low price of Shadow Warrior 2.

It's being sold on Steam for €36.99 but with 20% off (because I own the others?) for a total low price of €29.59.

While it's great that it isn't another €50/€60 title, that low price makes me wonder if there's something wrong with the game.

I guess we'll see on October 13th.

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