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Dying Light 2 new Trailer and support update

dying light 2 new trailer and support update in linux windows pc games

Dying Light 2 has a new trailer for Windows PC, but we have the games support update for Linux. Thanks to the work of developer Techland. Who just released more content at E3 2019. The games coming to Steam in Spring 2020. So the release is a ways off, but the trailer looks mighty good.

Dying Light 2 the highly anticipated sequel. The follow up to the award winning open world survival horror action game. Which launches a gripping new E3 trailer. In it, we get our first glimpse of the game’s new protagonist. Whiles he navigates a world torn apart by the ravages of the infection. Since every decision counts and death lurks around every corner.

Dying Light 2 – E3 2019 Trailer (Linux, Windows PC)

Shown at the Xbox E3 2019 briefing. The new Dying Light 2 trailer also offers another glimpse of The City. Hence this post apocalyptic, modern dark-age outpost. Here, 15 years after the events of the first Dying Light. Where humanity ekes out an existence while brutal factions vie for power. And the infected skulk in dark buildings and basements. Until night comes and they can reclaim the streets.

The Dying Light 2 trailer introduces the game’s protagonist, Aiden Caldwell. Also an infected survivor. Whose high flying parkour skills and brutal combat ability. Help make him a valuable asset in this crumbling metropolis. Through Aiden, the player will make impactful choices. Shaping the world and story as you play.

Linux Support Update:

dying light 2 steamdb support in linux windows pc games
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So this is some positive news. Since I reached to Techland with the announcement of Dying Light 2. The reply is as follows:

“Regarding the Linux support. I am afraid it is too early to give the definitive answer yet. As our development team is working hard on Dying Light 2. Confirmed platforms are Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. But knowing that we have a devoted Dying Light community on Linux. This version is definitely in their consideration. “

This was the story. While more detail releases via SteamDB. Even though the Steam page does not list Linux. It still looks quite likely that support will be part of the Spring 2020 release.

New details around the game have also been announced. Including the addition of music. Thanks to celebrated video game composer Olivier Deriviere (A Plague Tale: Innocence, Vampyr, Remember Me, Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Freedom Cry). Deriviere was responsible for the score heard in both the new trailer and the E3 demo. And will also be continuing to compose for the full game.

Dying Light 2 will be published by Techland. Distributed by Square Enix in North America.

While powered by the C-Engine. A new generation of Techland’s in-house technology. Dying Light 2 is confirmed to release on Windows PC, Xbox One family of devices. Including Xbox One X and the PlayStation 4 in Spring 2020.

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