Today, writer Koei Tecmo and developer Team Ninja introduced that Nioh 2 will launch on March 13, 2020 by way of the PS4 and the PS4 solely. To accompany the sport’s launch date announcement, the pair additionally revealed a brand-new trailer, which you’ll peep on the prime of the article. As beforehand introduced, an open beta check can be coming and coming quickly. More particularly, an open beta for the sport might be held this Friday, November 1, and run all the best way till November 10. As you’ll anticipate, the beta might be a free obtain out there on the PlayStation Store.
In addition to asserting and revealing all of this, Team Ninja additionally revealed that gamers with save information from the primary recreation on their PS4 will have the ability to use its protagonist — William — in the open beta, and presumably the total recreation when it launches as nicely.
The beta will provide gamers the prospect not simply to expertise a slice of the sport, however its in depth character customization, its new weapon the Switchglaive, and way more.
“As you begin the beta, you will enter into a place called the Interim. Unlike the dojo tutorial from the previous game, the Interim is a safe zone where you will be able to choose your weapons, test out the basic moves and transition to a real stage when you are ready,” reads an official blurb in regards to the beta over the PlayStation Blog.
As you progress on from the Interim, you’ll begin your journey in a stage referred to as Sunomata. This stage is predicated on the Sunomata fortress which by some accounts was constructed in only one evening by Hideyoshi. The expertise might be an interpretation of historic actualities mixed with a wholesome injection of Yokai journey!”
According to Team Ninja, gamers who full the beta will earn The Mark of the Demon Slayer, a reward that unlocks the Kamaitachi Helmet from the in-game Shrine to make use of in the total recreation.
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