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Wasteland 2 Gets An Official Release Date

Gaming

Published on 19 August 2014 07:08 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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Brian Fargo's Wasteland 2 game that's the successor to the original Wasteland from two decades ago now has an official release date...

Wasteland 2 was scheduled to ship in August but its official release date is now 19 September due to delaying the game a few weeks to allow the studio to manufacturer the related game merchandise.

Since the Kickstarter campaign in 2012, Wasteland 2 has looked toward Linux support and the title by famed game developer Brian Fargo is powered by Unity. Since earlier this year, Linux support for Wasteland 2 has been available through Steam Early Access.

Wasteland 2 is a post-apocallyptic RPG by inXile Entertainment and its deluxe digital edition can be bought on Steam with Linux support for $60 USD. The official 19 September release date was announced on Twitter today by Brian Fargo.


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