Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 is finally official as Konami confirmed a “winter” release window. In addition, we also have a new trailer which you can watch above.
LOS 2 will feature a large portion off the gameplay in a modern day, open world setting:
Konami stated in a press release that the game is set to launch this winter, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 picks up where the first game left off, with a resurrected Dracula left weakened by his ordeal and yearning for release from his immortal bonds. Besieged from all sides, Dracula is also threatened by Satan, who has returned to walk the Earth in a quest to bring about the apocalypse as an act of final revenge for his defeat.
In the game players will meet a weakened Dracula must regain his lost powers in order to make a pact with Death to defeat the Devil and gain eternal rest. However, the famed Belmont clan is also intent on slaying the Vampire and unlocking the truth behind their mysterious ancestry. The fight between good and evil comes to a dramatic close, as Dracula faces his nemesis in Satan and the Belmonts’ unyielding quest for revenge.
Players will be able to experience Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2’s unique blend of action and adventure, set in a modern day world, fans of the series can play as Dracula and sample a key part of the shocking conclusion to the Lords of Shadow saga.
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 will be available this winter on the Sony PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system, the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, and Windows PC.