Publisher Thunderful and developer Maschinen-Mensch have announced Curious Expedition 2 for PC and consoles. It will launch first in Early Access on Steam later in 2019, followed by a full release in 2020.
Additionally, the original Curious Expedition, which first launched for PC in September 2016, is coming to consoles later in 2019.
Find an overview of both games below.
Curious Expedition (Steam)
Curious Expedition is a roguelike expedition simulation set in the late 19th century. Together with famous personalities you will venture on unprecedented expeditions to regions never explored before for fame, science and treasures. Put on your pith helmet and khakis and make your way through a lush, procedurally generated world full of wonder and mystery. Now go explore, adventure awaits!
- Experience your very own adventure through a procedural story which makes every game unique.
- Explore procedurally generated worlds, each with its own distinctive set of challenges for the ambitious explorer.
- Plan and equip your trek. A good explorer is prepared for any eventuality.
- Manage your resources to keep your trek alive and sanity high. Balance your needs with the desire to carry all that precious treasure back home.
- Visit and interact with the land’s natives. Enter villages, trade and communicate with local tribes and civilizations that are unknown to mankind.
- Loot mysterious temple ruins to gain fame and treasures, but watch out for deadly traps and curses that will compromise your trek and the world around you.
- Equip and utilize miraculous treasures to gain advantages, but be wary of unforeseeable side effects.
- Fight and defend your trek against a wide range of wild animals, mystical creatures and even dinosaurs.
- Includes our free DLC “The Arctic Expanse” adding new arctic biomes, new characters, new items, new events and much much more
- Encounter endless possibilities with Curious Expedition mods. From simple items to new characters or expeditions to the moon, everything is possible.
Curious Expedition 2 (Steam)
Curious Expedition 2 is the follow-up to the award-winning expedition simulation, which was selected by Rock, Paper, Shotgun as “Best Roguelike Game of 2016”, featuring a brand new art style, improved gameplay and vastly expanded content.
- Experience a new HD graphic novel art style and behold the most detailed and colorful look into our curious world of wonders yet.
- Join the legendary Explorer Clubs in their worldwide struggle for fame and glory. Increase your rank and uncover the secret benefits of these powerful societies.
- Enjoy deeper travel and combat mechanics that offer opportunities to express your personal play style.
- Witness the next era of procedural generation that will provide you with unique endless stories and characters, coming alive through their diverse personalities and relationship features.
- For the first time, compete against your friends and the rest of the world with the new multiplayer features.
Watch a teaser trailer for Curious Expedition 2 below.