The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners is getting a sequel, its developer Skydance Interactive has confirmed. It doesn’t come as a surprise — the title quickly became one of the most popular games for the PlayStation VR since it launched in 2020, and it swiftly made its way to other platforms, including the Oculus Quest 2, Viveport and PC. Skydance has also revealed, along with its announcement that a sequel is in development, that the VR survival-horror title has welcomed 2.5 million players and has “far surpassed $60 million in revenue” since it became available on January 23rd, 2020.
The sequel is entitled Chapter 2: Retribution, and Skydance says it will pick up from where the first game left off. It’ll continue its predecessor’s storyline, which means players will play the Tourist that’ll have to survive the zombie-infested remains of New Orleans. That said, it’ll be developed as a standalone game for those who don’t want to bother playing the first and will feature new characters and new threats.
Chris Busse, head of Skydance Interactive, said in a statement:
“The past two years have been absolutely incredible for The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners, and we’re grateful forthe continued support from the player community who have helped make the game the success it is today. We’re excited to announce Chapter 2, and we can’t wait to let players explorethe new adventures that await them in the French Quarter and beyond.”
Unfortunately, that’s the only information Skydance has shared for now, though the company promises to release more details about the sequel later this year.
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