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The Escapists 2

Team17 and Mouldy Toof Studios have confirmed that three new DLC packs are live for The Escapists 2 for Switch. They include Big Top Breakout, Dungeons and Duct Tape, and Wicked Ward.

Here’s the rundown of each:

The Escapists 2 will be receiving the physical treatment, publisher Team17 announced today. Sold Out will be distributing the retail version starting October 30.

The Escapists 2 is also available on the Switch eShop. It originally launched on the system this past January.

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This week, The Escapists 2 received an update on Switch. Along with various fixes and Japanese language support, The Glorious Regime DLC map is now available.

The full patch notes are as follows:

The Escapists 2 is out today on Switch, so here’s a launch trailer to celebrate the occasion:

New footage has emerged giving us a look at The Escapists 2 running on Switch. Check out some gameplay in the video below.

The Escapists 2 is one of the latest games with a pre-load option on the Switch eShop. This is available in both North America and Europe.

You can get a head start on the launch of The Escapists 2 by purchasing the game ahead of time and downloading most of its data. Doing so will let you play almost right away upon release.

The Escapists 2 launches on January 11. It’ll take up 1.6GB of space.

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The Escapists 2 finally has a release date on Switch. Today, Team17 announced that the game is hitting the eShop on January 11 for $19.99 / £19.99 / €19.99. It will be up for pre-load on January 4.

The Escapists 2 will let you play with a friend via a local two player split screen mode, where you can use either a Joy-Con or Pro Controller to escape from jail with a friend.

We have more information and a Switch trailer for The Escapists 2 below.

During its Gamescom stream, IGN featured The Escapists 2, which is on the way to Switch. View some footage below.

Team17 and developer Mouldy Toof published the newest trailer for The Escapists 2 today. The video shows three of the ten prisons in the game, all of which share something in common: all three are different types of prisoner transport vehicles.

In the Escapists 2, inmates will need to act quick and employ their stealth skills in order to escape the new timed prisons. These feature a variety of transit methods for the pixelated prisoners including:

With Gamescom 2017 just around the corner, companies are beginning to confirm their plans for the big expo. That includes Team17, who announced its lineup of games this week.

Attendees will be able to go hands-on with a number of titles. These include Genesis: Alpha One, Sword Legacy: Omen, Yoku’s Island Express, and The Escapists 2. The latter two are in development for Switch.

Below are overviews of both Yoku’s Island Express and and The Escapists 2: