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Description

Wasteland 2 is the sequel to the 1988 title Wasteland. The game lets the player take control of a squad of rangers, in an attempt to explore the surrounding world, solve quests and defeat enemies.

Just like the original game it is a post-apocalyptic turn and party based RPG with tactical combat. The action takes place fifteen years after the end of the first Wasteland, kicking off with the player being tasked with finding out what happened to an experienced ranger who died in mysterious circumstances. Throughout the story, the player encounters enemies, quests, and different puzzles. The game lets players choose their own way to approach any situation they encounter, with skills, items and quests having an important impact on the surrounding world.

The party can consist of seven characters, up to four designed by the player with specific statistics, skills, opinions and traits, and three or more NPCs. The game puts a large emphasis on choice and consequence permanently affecting the characters and the game world.

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Wasteland 2 Windows And even bigger mushrooms!
Wasteland 2 Windows Applying the "brute force" and "lockpicking" skills.
Wasteland 2 Windows Applying a dog cure while people watch me.
Wasteland 2 Windows Robots mean business.

Promo Images

Wasteland 2 Wallpaper
Wasteland 2 Screenshot
Wasteland 2 Screenshot
Wasteland 2 Screenshot

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User Reviews

A synthetic experience Windows CoffeeCrack (26)

Critic Reviews

VentureBeat / Gamesbeat Windows Sep 25, 2014 94 out of 100 94
Game industry News (GiN) Windows Oct 08, 2014 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Mouse n Joypad Windows Sep 22, 2014 88 out of 100 88
Game Informer Magazine Windows Sep 19, 2014 8.75 out of 10 88
Hooked Gamers Windows Sep 28, 2014 8.5 out of 10 85
Games Finder Windows Sep 15, 2014 8 out of 10 80
Destructoid Windows Sep 23, 2014 8 out of 10 80
Game Watcher Windows Sep 19, 2014 7.5 out of 10 75
videogamer.com Windows Sep 24, 2014 6 out of 10 60
GameAwards.ru Windows Sep 25, 2014 Unscored Unscored

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Trivia

Kickstarter campaign

The game was partly funded by a Kickstarter campaign in March/April 2012, raising $2,933,252 from 61,290 backers (with a requested goal of $900,000).

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