Koch Media tells us press release by Deep Silver and Piranha Bytes have announced the development of Risen 2: Dark Waters, the sequel to the popular role-playing game will feature new stages, characters, plots and a new technical basis. Its launch has so far been confirmed for PC and consoles, allowing us to virtually ensure that will be also available on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
The action takes place several years after the end of Risen, in a world devastated by the Titans in which humanity is on the verge of extinction. Monstrous creatures have emerged from the watery depths of all maritime traffic interrupting their attacks and our hero, now a member of the Inquisition, has the mission to find out how to end this chaos. According to rumors, pirates of the southern islands are the only ones who know how to put an end once and for all creatures and their reign of terror.
Risen 2: Dark Waters combines the classic mechanisms of the first RPG Risen with a pirate theme in a variety of islands. Risen 2: Dark Waters, a role playing game in the third person in a dark universe and devastated, retains all the characteristics of the first Risen envelopes, each challenge can be approached in different ways and the players create their own world in terms of its decisions, serve at once to unlock new paths, functions and attributes for the character. If we add all its interactive environments and complete cycles of night and day that affect many aspects of the game, the world of Risen 2 will captivate gamers as an RPG has ever done before.