As id Software boss Tim Willits confirmed in an interview, “Rage 2” should be provided with the Games-as-a-Service and provided with new content over a long period of time. However, with Lootboxen is not to be expected.
After the rumors of the past days, the open-world shooter “Rage 2” was officially announced this week for the consoles and the PC.
In the course of today followed the first gameplay trailer and more details. In addition to these, we received the confirmation that the developers of Avalanche Software are pursuing the so-called Games-as-a-Service in their work on “Rage 2”. In this way, the players should be considered in the long term with new content.
Rage 2: According to id Software, there will be no Lootboxes
“Yes, we want people to play Rage 2 longer, and we believe we can bring some fun stuff that makes it possible, but we’ll talk about it in more detail as we move closer to the release of Rage 2.” said id software boss Tim Willits to the colleagues of GameStar.
In order not to let any rumors arise, he further confirmed that in “Rage 2” is definitely waived Lootboxen. “We will not have any loot boxes, I can say for sure, because we have this novel approach: You buy the game and then you play it,” it says.
Rage 2 is currently under development for the Xbox One, the PC and the PlayStation 4.