Torchlight II

PC, MAC / Action RPG / Release: Sep 20, 2012 / ESRB: NR-EC

Torchlight 2 digs up two million sales

By Steve Watts, Jul 25, 2013 3:15pm PDT

Torchlight 2 hit 2 million sales over the weekend, Runic Games announced today.


Torchlight 2 editor launched with Steam workshop support

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 02, 2013 6:45am PDT

Modders, start your engine! Runic yesterday launched the official Torchlight 2 editor 'GUTS', which it says lets people "modify almost everything" in the action-RPG, "from item and skill balance, to level layouts, animations, quests, and much more." Why, we can all learn mod...


Torchlight 2 'Synergies' mod adds new class, bosses

By Steve Watts, Jan 28, 2013 4:30pm PST

Torchlight 2 has gotten an ambitious mod called "Synergies," which adds a new class, more loot, and end-game bosses. It has plans for the future to introduce even more classes and dungeons.


2012 indies you may have missed

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 28, 2013 12:30pm PST

2012 proved that indies could compete with the rest of 'em. Here are six titles that you may have missed last year.


Torchlight 2 grinds its way to a million sales

By Steve Watts, Jan 02, 2013 2:00pm PST

Torchlight 2 has passed a million sales, five times as fast as the first game.


Torchlight 2 adds new pets, bug fixes

By Steve Watts, Nov 16, 2012 4:15pm PST

Torchlight 2 has issued a new patch that fixes several bugs, adjusts some classes, and adds an Owl or Badger pet to your menu options.


Torchlight dev 'eager to break that mold,' try something new

By John Keefer, Oct 04, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Runic Games CEO Max Schaefer told Shacker Mark "warcrow" DeSanto that the company will make Torchlight 3, but with a "twist."


Weekend Confirmed 132 - Torchlight 2, FIFA 13, Borderlands 2

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 28, 2012 11:00am PDT

Borderlands 2, Torchlight 2, and FIFA 13 are just a couple of the games discusses in episode 132 of Weekend Confirmed. Jeff Cannata returns to join Garnett Lee, Jeff Mattas, and regular guest Christian Spicer.


Torchlight 2 demo available

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 21, 2012 6:45am PDT

If you didn't pounce upon Runic's delightful action-RPG Torchlight II when it launched for PC yesterday, perhaps a demo might pique your interest. A small slice is available for your playing pleasure, in case you're wondering if it's as fun to click on monsters until they ex...


Torchlight MMO on hold as Runic takes a break

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2012 4:15pm PDT

Runic Games executives have commented that the long-planned Torchlight MMO probably won't be its next project, after having wrapped up Torchlight 2.


Torchlight 2 dev wants to avoid paid DLC, pledges free updates

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 20, 2012 2:00pm PDT

"In the long run we want to be known as the people who have the best value in gaming," Runic Games CEO Max Schaefer said, promising to make all future DLC for the game free.


Torchlight 2 planning more end-game content post-launch

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2012 9:00am PDT

Runic Games discusses some of its post-launch plans for Torchlight 2, and shares thoughts on pricing and piracy.


Torchlight 2 soundtrack released for free

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 18, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Torchlight II might launch on Thursday, but that's still positively ages to wait for chilling new tunes from Matt Uelmen, the mastermind behind the original's tunes and the Diablo series' most iconic music. Huzzah, then, for developer Runic Games today released the 74-minute...


Morning Caffeinated! -- Torchlight 2, Neverwinter, and the power of music

By John Keefer, Sep 12, 2012 8:40am PDT

Ramblings and musings of occasional significance to the Shacknews audience. This is the morning edition for September 12, 2012. Topics include: Torchlight 2 should fill the Diablo 3 void for some players; Neverwinter's mod tools are intriguing; and Planetary Annihilation is ...


Torchlight 2 preview: Finishing Touches

By Steve Watts, Sep 11, 2012 9:30am PDT

A hands-on look at Torchlight 2 as it prepares for its fast-approaching launch.