Seven years after the discharge of its predecessor, Dying Light 2 will lastly launch for PC on February 4, 2022. Until very lately it had a December 7 launch pencilled in, till Techland delayed it for additional sprucing and optimization.
That was the latest in a sequence of delays for what has reportedly been a rocky improvement interval, so it is perhaps the type of recreation you will need to purchase after the evaluations have dropped. But in case you’re keen to chunk the proverbial bullet early, it is potential to pre-order Dying Light 2 proper now.
The choices are pretty restricted in Australia in the meanwhile. Yes, you may already purchase the sport on Steam and the Epic Games Store, however you are going to want to fork out for the total RRP of $89.95. If you are extra of a discount hunter the reply to the place the sport is cheapest is a well-recognized one: Amazon.
It seems like Dying Light 2 can be obtainable on third-party storefronts like Fanatical and Green Man Gaming, although the previous has no pre-order possibility in the meanwhile, whereas the latter does not actually have a itemizing at current. You may even purchase the sport directly from Techland, although it makes no distinction in case you do: you will get to select between a Steam or Epic Games Store code, and the value is similar.
So anticipate this record to evolve in the approaching weeks and months, however as of mid-September, here is the lay of the land:
Cheapest Dying Light 2 pre-orders in Australia
In order of cheapest worth, here is the place you may pre-order the usual version of Dying Light 2 in Australia. Digital pre-orders (ie, Steam and Epic Games Store) get you a 3 bonus cosmetics: the “Reload” themed outfit, weapon pores and skin and paraglider pores and skin.
Dying Light 2 @ Amazon
As per typical the behemoth undercuts everybody else, however as at all times, it is a boxed copy: the field accommodates a digital code redeemable on Steam, although it’s possible you’ll not get that code earlier than its launch time (most likely the subsequent day, in a greatest case situation the place Covid-19 is not wreaking havoc on the mail system).
There’s additionally a deluxe version on Amazon for (*2*) (normally AU$119.95) that will get you entry to forthcoming story DLC in addition to a bunch of unique cosmetics, all in a sturdy, kinda pointless steelbook.
Dying Light 2 @ Steam AU$89.95
No surprises right here: Steam is promoting Dying Light 2 on the really helpful retail worth and will not budge till after launch. The deluxe and supreme editions are AU$120 / AU$150 respectively.
Dying Light 2 @ Epic Games Store AU$89.95
The similar goes for Epic’s storefront: the deluxe and supreme editions are AU$120 / AU$150 respectively. Until Dying Light 2 begins to hit the likes of Fanatical and Green Man Gaming, the sport is an RRP-only affair if you do not need Amazon to ship it to you.
That’s the place costs are sitting in the meanwhile, however you do not have to hearth off a pre-order simply but if you do not need: there’s loads of time earlier than February rolls round.