From mastermind Shinji Mikami, The Evil Within 2 is the latest evolution of survival horror. Detective Sebastian Castellanos has lost it all. But when given a chance to save his daughter, he must descend once more into the nightmarish world of STEM. Horrifying threats emerge from every corner as the world twists and warps around him. Will Sebastian face adversity head on with weapons and traps, or sneak through the shadows to survive.
Story of Redemption - Return to the nightmare to win back your life and the ones you love.
Discover Horrifying Domains - Explore as far or quickly as you dare, but prepare wisely.
Face Disturbing Enemies - Survive the onslaught of horrifying creatures determined to rip you apart.
Choose How to Survive - Craft traps, sneak, run and hide, or try to battle the horror with limited ammo.
Visceral Horror and Suspense - Enter a frightening world filled with anxiety-inducing thrills and disturbing moments.
The Evil Within 2 represents our vision for the advancement of survival horror games,” said Mikami. “We’ve created a frightening world with tension-filled twists and disturbing moments, and give players the choice between multiple paths and tactics as they fight for survival. You must prepare wisely in order to come out alive.”
Preorder The Evil Within 2 to receive The Last Chance Pack which contains the Burst Handgun, Crafting Supplies and Medical Supplies. Find out more below!
The Burst Handgun – This exclusive weapon is available only through The Last Chance Pack and uses handgun bullets that can be found or crafted.
Crafting Supplies – Upgrade your go-to weapon, craft additional ammo, or make traps to incapacitate enemies with these supplies, available at the start of your descent into Union.
Medical Case – You’ll need to stay alive if you want to save Lily, and these supplies will give you the aid you need to venture deeper into the madness.
The Evil Within 2 FAQs
What DLC will be available at launch?
Those who pre-order the game before its official launch date will receive access to The Last Chance Pack. The pack includes an exclusive weapon, crafting supplies and medical case.
What characters can you play as?
This hasn't been confirmed by Bethesda yet but it has been announced that you will be taking on the role of Sebastian, the main character from the first game.
What does the story involve?
The story takes place three years after the events of the first game, acting as a direct sequel. In The Evil Within 2, Sebastian, the main protagonist travels to the city of Union to save his daughter from the clutches of evil.
Why is the game rated 18?
Much like its predecessor, The Evil Within 2 features horror-based scares, bloody violence and swearing. For this reason, it has been given an 18 certification meaning anyone under that age will be unable to purchase the game.
Will the game have an online multiplayer mode?
Unconfirmed. The first game didn't feature a multiplayer mode but this doesn't mean there won't be one introduced for this sequel.