Trine 2 Coming to PC, Mac in Q4, Retail Release in Europe

Trine 2, the sequel to one of the best platformers of this generation, is coming later this year to the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.


Today we received new details on the PC/Mac launch, which will include a retail release in Europe. The game is set to hit in Q4 (still quite vague). I got a chance to play the game at e3 as well and it’s looking to be a worthy successor to the original.

Check out this new gameplay trailer:

And some screenshots!

Full press release:
Focus Home Interactive and Frozenbyte announce Trine 2 for European PC/Mac retail and digital release on Q4 2011

Focus Home Interactive is proud to announce their partnership with Frozenbyte to release Trine 2 for PC/Mac retail and digital release in Europe in Q4 2011. Trine 2 is the sequel to the first Trine, the enchanting side scrolling adventure that has enthralled nearly a million players and received a long series of awards as the game was highly praised by the press and gamers all around the world.

Trine 2 is set for Q4 2011 in Europe for PC/Mac retail and digital release, and takes gamers on another adventure with the powerful knight Pontius, the swift thief Zoya and the crafty wizard Amadeus. The three heroes embark on a new adventure more fantastic than ever, where you will have to survive lethal traps and terrifying monsters, solve many physics-based puzzles and unravel an epic mystery during a challenging campaign that can be played either solo or in co-op with up to 3 players online or offline! Featuring stunningly sumptuous visuals, a masterful original soundtrack, and clever physics-based gameplay, Trine 2 is the perfect mix of old-school platforming action, original physics-based level design, and cooperative multiplayer fun!

Cédric Lagarrigue, CEO Focus Home Interactive: “This is a great pleasure to accompany a studio as talented as Frozenbyte for the European launch of the sequel of this marvelous game. It has already been a great pleasure and privilege playing Trine 2 and we look forward to sharing this accomplished and fascinating game with everybody in Europe.”

Lauri Hyvärinen, CEO Frozenbyte: “We are delighted to partner with Focus and bring Trine 2 to European gamers through their extensive distribution network. We are making sure that Trine 2 as a game will be fantastic and we are happy that Focus will be with us to make sure that the PC version gets the kind of distribution it deserves!”

Trine 2 will be available in Europe as a Standard Edition and as a Collector’s Edition that features an exclusive CD soundtrack by the returning composer Ari Pulkkinen (recently of Angry Birds/Outland fame).

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