One of the most hyped indie game launches lately was Risk of Rain 2, which appeared as Early Access on PC and console platforms last year and crossed the finish line of development last month. The title is now coming to Google Stadia, complete with a new stage that will be exclusive in time.
Risk of Rain 2 is a rogue third-person shooter in which you crash on an alien planet. Your goal is to fight the aliens that live there, collect the loot that has been protecting them, and combine the items to improve your own skills. The scaling difficulties and 1
The risk of rain 2 was well received on other platforms, as it currently has a “mostly positive” rating on Steam and a metacritical rating of 85/100 on the PC version. One of the main attractions is the 4 player co-op, but the Stadia announcement didn’t leave out a mention of multiplayer so it’s not clear whether or not this will be available on the Google platform. The game will be available “soon” at Stadia for $ 24.99.
FRISCO, Texas – September 12, 2020 – Hopoo Games and Gearbox Publishing announced that they are at risk of
Rain 2 is coming to Stadia soon for one click play on compatible laptops, desktops, phones, and devices
Tablets. Risk of Rain 2 in Stadia introduces Sundered Grove, a new stage released first on the platform.
The full game and new map can be purchased from the Stadia Store for $ 24.99.
Explore the new Sundered Grove, where the ancient flora was created to reclaim this once sacred refuge.
Labyrinths of roots and overgrown mushrooms have twisted the landscape, leaving nothing but ruins. Fight your way through the
high canopy in the deep underground. Sundered Grove will accompany Abyssal Depths and Siren’s Call
as an alternative fourth stage, in which survivors search the entangled area for the legendary chest.
“The ability of Stadia to extend the accessibility and instant playability of our game to all devices
motivated us to partner with Google and accelerate publication, ”said Paul Morse and Duncan
Drummond, co-founder of Hopoo Games. “We are confident that existing fans and those who are new to Risk of
Rain will appreciate this effort by giving the Stadia a try and checking out the new stage we have
created to celebrate this release. “
Risk of Rain 2 officially launched on Steam last month and has quickly surpassed three million players. The title
became a critical hit after exiting Early Access, receiving an 85 on Metacritic and a
“Mostly positive” on Steam. It’s also available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo
Counter. For more information on the upcoming console platform launch update, please visit the game’s official Twitter.
In addition, pre-orders for the original soundtrack of Risk of Rain 2 on vinyl are now available on Black Screen
Records, including a limited ink dot press. The 3xLP ships were composed by Chris Christodoulou
in October and comprises 20 songs over 115 minutes, with original artwork on a tri-fold sleeve and two band camps
Codes for the two soundtracks Risk of Rain and Risk of Rain 2.
About Hopoo Games
A small team that started out as two students from the University of Washington made Hopoo Games
Their brand with the award-winning indie hit Risk of Rain in 2013, followed by Deadbolt in 2016. Now, as a team of indie veterans, they have the much anticipated sequel to Risk of Rain titled Risk of Rain 2 in 2020 released. More information at hopoo.tumblr.com.
Information on Gearbox Publishing
Gearbox Publishing was founded in 2016 with the aim of helping developers around the world
world brings their products to market while maintaining their unique creative visions. The mission began with the critically acclaimed Homeworld Remastered Collection for PC and has since been followed by many partnerships, including Compulsion Games’ We Happy Few ‘, Hopoo Games’ Risk of Rain 2 and
Astroneer from System Era Softworks. Gearbox Publishing remains committed to its mission to entertain the world and become the most developer-friendly publisher in the industry. Learn more at