Capcom makes a major announcement during the 10th Anniversary live stream for Dragon’s Dogma, confirming a sequel is on the way.
Dragon’s Dogma 2 Announced by Capcom During 10th Anniversary Livestream
Capcom has announced a digital event would be happening this week to celebrate 10 years of Dragon’s Dogma. While we had a few inklings that a sequel could be happening, it was today that the developer finally unveiled Dragon’s Dogma 2.
How did they announce this highly anticipated sequel? In style of course. The game’s director Hideaki Itsuno shared the good news along with art director Daigo Ikeno, as well as environment art lead Kenichi Suzuki. Right at the end of the presentation which went over the history of the games they worked on and the high fantasy title DD. Right at the end though they unzipped their hoodies and were all revealed to be wearing Dragon’s Dogma 2 t-shirts, unveiling the official logo.
So far not many details have been revealed about the upcoming sequel, but what we do know is the game is being developed using the Capcom RE Engine. This is the same engine that’s been used in the recent Resident Evil remakes, Devil May Cry 5 and the upcoming Street Fighter 6. The sequel is currently in full production and Itsuno hopes that it’s been worth the wait for DD fans. So far release window and platforms have not been revealed.
The first title Dragon’s Dogma first launched on platforms Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2012. It later came to Playstation 4 and Xbox One and PC. More recently Nintendo Switch in 2019. Dragon’s Dogma Arisen is an expansion and re-release of the original title launching in 2013.
In the meantime you can grab Dragon’s Dogma on Playstation 4, Xbox One, Switch and Steam for as low as $5 USD until June 24th.
Dragon’s Dogma 2 so far has no release window but has been confirmed to be in development.