Update: Today: Heaven Dust 2 is now available on Nintendo Switch. You’ll find it online for $ 14.99 / € 14.99, and there’s also a new launch trailer (above) to add to the hype.
Original article (Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 3:00 PM GMT): If you’re hoping to celebrate the new year with zombie-infested survival horror – because how else could you end the holiday season? – then you can follow Heaven Dust 2.
A sequel to the original Heaven Dust, also playable on Switch, this new game is heading to Nintendo eShop and Steam on January 6, 2022. It is described as “a love letter to the classic Survival Horror games” and, like its predecessor, is being published. packed with all the game mechanics you would expect from great genres like Resident Evil.
There’s exploration, action, puzzles to solve, and resource management, well … Manage. And of course, you will find yourself trapped in a research base full of zombies, because where else would you be?
It has a dark but cute top-down perspective that is best seen in action (check out the trailer above), but here are some screenshots for you to take another look at:
Where have we seen such herbs before?
Like what you see? Keep in mind that the original game is available for purchase from the online store right now (at the time of writing, it was actually offered for just £ 2.94), and this larger, improved sequel is due early next month.