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The sales of Wasteland 2 suggest that post apocalyptic worlds have never been more popular! Only four days after release, Wasteland 2 has made $1.5 million in sales.
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The original Wasteland released over 25 years ago in 1988. To put that in perspective, that is five United States presidents, seven Olympics and six console generations ago. Perhaps the greatest legacy of the original game was the Fallout franchise. It was supposed to be Wasteland 2, but a feud with EA forced a name change. Finally we have a true sequel to the original game and a game that can proudly stand with the PC-RPG greats.
Recently, the folks over at inXile Entertainment were kind enough to provide us with a beta code for their upcoming game, Wasteland 2. inXile would like us to stress that the game is still an early access beta, and is therefore not completely finished. I ran into a few bugs, glitches, and rough edges, but what I saw looked promising. I can’t wait to see what the game looks like with a bit more polish on it.
Wasteland 2 will be released on September 19th, according to InXile Entertainment’s founder Brian Fargo. Continue reading Wasteland 2 Finally Has a Release Date