Bethesda officially announces Rage 2

Bethesda officially announces Rage 2

Bethesda officially announces Rage 2

"No, seriously. If you visit Bethesda's official Rage 2 website and scroll down to the fine print, you'll find the following copyright notice: "© 2018 Bethesda Softworks LLC, a ZeniMax Media company. The inclusion of a Rage sequel had many doubting the listing's accuracy, but here we are. And if additional matches running I d's tech like Wolfenstein: The New Colossus in addition to Doom discovered themselves on the Nintendo Switch, it is possible that the Switch version would hit at a later time. It looks like the developer made a decision to turn things up to 11 with this one, and you can check out the trailer for yourself at the bottom of this post. Besides the darkly comic tone, the trailer doesn't give much away - apart from aggressive and insistent warning that we 'get ready to die!' Charming.

Expect a full announcement a little later. This could very well be the announcement trailer that Bethesda teased over the weekend; we'll keep you posted when we know more.

The trailer was quickly set to private and anyone that managed to mirror capture the trailer and re-upload it to YouTube has seen their videos taken down.

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In the original Rage, players found themselves in the not-too-distant future after an asteroid impacts Earth, leaving a ravaged world behind. Titled Rage: Mutant Bash TV, it released in November 2010. This was followed by Rage for both Personal Computer, PS3, and Xbox at October 2011. It had an extended development cycle that saw creator Id Software switch from initial publisher EA to Bethesda. However, it's clear from the live-action trailer that the Rage 2 team is aiming for a combination of Mad Max: Fury Road, Borderlands, Fallout, and a level of insanity that we can't quite put words to. You won't even have to wait forever to get momre info beyond the teaser.

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