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The latest Surge 2 video shows 13 minutes of raw robo-dismemberment

Focus Home Interactive has released a thirteen-minute raw gameplay video of The Surge 2, showing us more of what to expect from the Souls-like futuristic RPG. 

The video shows new areas, and offers a glimpse of the game's merciless enemies. Like its predecessor, The Surge 2 invites you to tear off enemy limbs to reinforce your frame—it's a hard-knock life in the apocalypse. 

However, this sequel takes place outside the metallic confinements of the first game’s factory and into the outside world of Jericho City. The footage does a good job at teasing a number of locations within the city which are, unfortunately, all in ruins after the first game.

The Surge 2 is releasing September 24 and is available to pre-order on the Microsoft Store for $60/£50.

Rachel Watts

Rachel had been bouncing around different gaming websites as a freelancer and staff writer for three years before settling at PC Gamer back in 2019. She mainly writes reviews, previews, and features, but on rare occasions will switch it up with news and guides. When she's not taking hundreds of screenshots of the latest indie darling, you can find her nurturing her parsnip empire in Stardew Valley and planning an axolotl uprising in Minecraft. She loves 'stop and smell the roses' games—her proudest gaming moment being the one time she kept her virtual potted plants alive for over a year.