KOEI TECMO has announced Attack on Titan 2 (AoT 2 in Europe) will have a worldwide release on the Sony PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Windows PC via Steam in March of 2018. Japan will also receive a PS Vita version, while America and Europe will get an Xbox One version in addition to the other platforms. Attack on Titan 2 is a direct sequel to the 2016 game, Attack on Titan (AoT: Wings of Freedom in Europe). The game will feature events from the anime’s season 2 along with action gameplay and character creation!
In addition to playing as your own created character, players will be able to wield the power of characters from the anime. This includes Eren Jaeger, Mikasa Ackerman, Armin Arlert, Levi, Miche Zacharias, Nanaba, Gelgar, Ymir and Christa Lenz
Attack on Titan 2 will feature enhanced Titan movements and attacks, requiring more precise maneuvers from players. Additionally, it introduces the Monocular; allowing scouts better analyzation based on pinpointing Titan positions from afar and attack strategy utilizing their Omni-Directional Mobility Gear.
Outside of their excursions, players can also deepen their relationships with fellow comrades by training and preparing for battle with the new and improved Town Life gameplay. Strengthening relationships is an important element of ATTACK ON TITAN 2, providing a greater insight into the series’ cast in a way that has yet to be experienced.
Update: Take a look at over 30 minutes of gameplay from the Attack on Titan 2 game below. It includes opening cutscenes, a display of creating your own character, gameplay with that created character, and footage from season of the anime in video game form.