As far as upcoming games are concerned in relation to this year there are so many big titles that are expected to appear on numerous game consoles such as the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One. For those who are huge fans of rouge-lite indie platform games you will be happy to know that the highly anticipated Spelunky 2 game will be appearing in Steam sometime in the near future. The fact, that Spelunky 2 going to be released sometime this year is very exciting news especially since the prequel for this game came out over a decade ago in 2008. The PlayStation 3 remake of the original Spelunky game came out in 2013 and has been critically acclaimed since its release before appearing on the PS4 the following year in 2014.
It should be noted the Mossmouth, LLC the developer for the original Spelunky title will be working alongside with BlitWorks to release Spelunky 2 for PC later this year at a date yet to be revealed. The trailer that was revealed for Spelunky 2 this past year looked impressive as the setting for the game takes places following the events of the original title which came out in ’08. Also, one of the biggest changes to Spelunky 2 is the fact that the levels within the game will include second layers which will allow players to travel back and fourth throughout each stage. Along with improved visuals the gameplay for Spelunky 2 is something that will attract those who were fans of the first game once its finally appears on Steam.