Regarding a bunch of games becoming Epic Games exclusives upon launch, developer Paradox Interactive speaks out about upcoming Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 and platform exclusivity.
Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 Will Not be An Epic Games Store Exclusive
The official Twitter account for Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 shared a tweet about its platform availability when it launches in Q1 2020, expressing that it would not be an Epic Games Store exclusive:
Just to reiterate, as we have had a few questions around it – We will not be exclusive to the Epic Store. https://t.co/CCEOvvFaIa
— Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 (@VtM_Bloodlines) April 5, 2019
Especially with the recent review bombing of previous Borderlands titles on Steam, after it was announced Borderlands 3 would launch on Epic as an exclusive for the first 6 months. Fans have not been completely happy with some of the decisions for titles to be Epic Games Store exclusives upon launch.
Another tweet also outlined the available stores PC players will be able to pick up the title once it is released, these include Paradox Store, Steam, GOG, Epic as well as PS4 and Xbox One.
We will not be exclusive to Epic – we will be available on the Paradox store, Steam, GOG, Epic and you will also be able to buy it on PS4 and Xbox One. https://t.co/yavttTFqWU
— Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 (@VtM_Bloodlines) March 24, 2019
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 is set to release on PC via Paradox Store, Steam, GOG, Epic as well as Playstation 4 and Xbox One sometime next year in 2020.
If you want more Bloodlines 2 news find it here in Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 Will Not Feature Day And Night Cycle and Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 Announced For 2020; Pre-Order Editions.
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