At the time of writing, it's unknown when Slime Rancher 2 will launch or release, so all we have is a general release date set for 2022. Slime Rancher 2 will also launch on Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and PC on Steam. and Epic Games Store.
That said, based on the trailer we received yesterday, much of the same gameplay mechanics that players of the first game enjoyed will be featured in the game. There also appears to be a plethora of new slimes, and the players will be able to capture and interact with. However, if you're not sure what Slime Rancher 2 or the first game is, here's a quick rundown.
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Slime Rancher 2 is the newest sequel to Slime Rancher of 2017 and plans to bring a slew of new content. The new game will continue the story of Beatrix LeBeau as she travels to Rainbow Island, a new location that will contain tons of new slimes, tech, and more.
On this new island, players will build a veranda and build a whole host of new gadgets and gather slimes just like they did in the previous game, but on a larger scale. Slime Rancher 2 will also play much the same as the first, and the player will have to collect a ton of slimes to earn money, expand their base, and explore new areas.
For more on Slime Rancher, check out Key Slime Locations in Slime Rancher and How to Get Wild Honey in Slime Rancher