The Escapists 2 Announced At TwitchCon, Includes Multiplayer For First Time

Today at TwitchCon, Team17 and developer Mouldy Toof announced The Escapists 2, the sequel to the fantastic indie hit The Escapists, coming to Xbox One, PS4 and PC in 2017.

For the first time in the series, The Escapists 2 will offer multiplayer gameplay with a drop in/drop out system allowing for both split screen play and online play for up to four players cooperatively and competitively.

Additionally, The Escapists 2 will also feature new ways for prisoners to escape, all new craftable items, a completely revamped combat system, greatly improved graphics, new character options with female customisation items added for the first time along with new activities which include the chance to join bands and learn to paint, who said prison life would be easy.

I’m thrilled to be working with my friends at Team17 again to bring this new chapter of The Escapists to life,” said Chris Davis, founder, Mouldy Toof Studios. “The Escapists 2 takes everything the fans loved from the first game and adds in so many new additions and features on top. I can’t wait to see what the fans think!

The Escapists 2 will be coming to Xbox One, PS4 and PC in 2017.

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