Wasteland 2

PC / RPG / Release: TBA / ESRB: RP

Wasteland 2 gameplay trailer sentenced to 18 minutes in the slammer

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 28, 2013 10:30am PDT

Wasteland 2 is a still away, so if you're hankering for a cruel wasteland but live outside our devastated manufacturing cities (social commentary, you guys), indulge yourself with a new 18-minute gameplay walkthrough for inXile's retro RPG. The video sees a party of Rangers ...

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How gender matters in Wasteland 2

By Steve Watts, Aug 09, 2013 2:30pm PDT

inXile president Matt Findley talks about how NPCs will react to different party compositions based on their own individual biases.

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Wasteland 2 delayed due to expanded scope

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 22, 2013 6:00am PDT

inXile Entertainment had long hoped to launch Wasteland 2 in October, but has needed to push its crowdfunded RPG back a little. All those stretch goals it hit have made for a whole lot of extra work, see, so development's running about six weeks behind. inXile now plans to d...

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Wasteland 2 signs physical distribution deal with Deep Silver

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 11, 2013 6:45am PDT

One big drive in the recent crowdfunding bonanza has been a sentiment of "publishers can go rot", but publishers do also provide valuable services beyond developers' area of expertise. Wasteland 2 developer inXile today announced it's signed a distribution deal with publishe...

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Wasteland 2 dev: Crowdfunding means Walmart can't change content any more

By John Keefer, Apr 24, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Brian Fargo has been an outspoken proponent of crowdfunding since before his company successfully kickstarted Wasteland 2. However, the inXile CEO said that one of the biggest reasons he is thrilled with the process is no more outside interference with games the audience wan...

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inXile and Obsidian sharing RPG tools and tech

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 29, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Obsidian and inXile are awfully chummy, with a shared history going back to Interplay and Black Isle Studios and close enough that they want to lend members like a cup of sugar. Both Californian studios are making crowdfunded Unity-based old-school RPGs too, and so are putti...

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Wasteland 2 walkthrough reveals early gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 11, 2013 6:00am PST

Ten months after its smash-hit Kickstarter ended, inXile Entertainment has shown off the first proper footage of the crowdfunded Wasteland 2. The trailer packs a whopping fifteen minutes of post-apocalyptic RPG fun, narrated by dev director Chris Keenan, looking a fine follo...

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Most Anticipated 2013: John's Picks

By John Keefer, Dec 31, 2012 9:00am PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2013 individually. Next up, we've got managing editor John Keefer with his list of 2013 titles.

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Morning Caffeinated! -- An Epic Planetary Wasteland 2 Edition

By John Keefer, Sep 07, 2012 7:50am PDT

It's Friday, Shackers, and a slow one at that. So it's time for another edition of the Friday Feeding**, where I open the floor for any topic you...

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Wasteland 2 video plays with camera angles

By John Keefer, Sep 06, 2012 5:00pm PDT

A short demonstration of Wasteland 2 was shown at Unite 2012, and Inxile's Brian Fargo offered it to show what the in-game camera can do. Unfortunately, it shows pretty much the same scene revealed in the game's first screenshot.

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Wasteland 2 first screenshot teases roboscorpion

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 23, 2012 6:00am PDT

Three months after the Kickstarter campaign for Wasteland 2 ended with $3.04 million, developer inXile has released the very first screenshot.

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Wasteland 2 includes original Wasteland

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 10, 2012 8:15am PDT

Kickstartered RPG sequel Wasteland 2 will include the original Wasteland from 1987, developer inXile has announced.

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Wasteland 2 Kickstarter ends with $3.04 million

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 17, 2012 5:30am PDT

inXile's Kickstarter to fan-fund a sequel to classic post-apocalyptic RPG Wasteland has wrapped up, reaching $3,040,574. Hitting the $3 million mark means we can expect mod tools too.

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Wasteland 2 gets first concept art

By John Keefer, Apr 09, 2012 6:45am PDT

The Wasteland 2 information is slowly coming out, and Brian Fargo blogged some details about the game's Desert Rangers, complete with new concept art.

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More funding, more content for Wasteland 2

By John Keefer, Apr 05, 2012 1:00pm PDT

With the Wasteland 2 Kickstarter nearing its $2.1 million goal to include Obsidian Entertainment, inXile's Brian Fargo talks about more goals with 11 days still remaining.

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