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Jun 11, 2018

E3 2018: KILLING FLOOR 2 – The Summer Sideshow: Treacherous Skies Update takes off on June 12th

From Press Release:

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Monday, June 11 — Announced today at the E3 2018 PC Gaming Show, Tripwire Interactive declares open season on zeds with the imminent launch of the KILLING FLOOR 2 — THE SUMMER SIDESHOW: TREACHEROUS SKIES UPDATE. Available starting on June 12, 2018 for PlayStation®4PlayStation®4 ProXbox OneXbox One X, and PC via Steam, this year’s SUMMER SIDESHOW: TREACHEROUS SKIES UPDATE brings a wide array of new content to the award-winning, co-op shooter KILLING FLOOR 2, including new weapons, features, Summer Zeds, maps, and more.

KILLING FLOOR 2 — THE SUMMER SIDESHOW: TREACHEROUS SKIES key features include:

New Map: Airship

  • Help Lockhart reach his home island on the command airship by completing a series of increasingly challenging objectives

New Community Map: Endless Lockdown

  • Players can look forward to seeing this fan-made community favorite map officially available for the first time in KILLING FLOOR 2

New Weapons

  • M99 AMR Sniper Rifle for Sharpshooter
  • Static Strikers for Berserker
  • Doomstick for Support
  • Goreshiv Survivalist Knife

Weapon Upgrade System

  • Upgrade any weapon!
  • Players can now take any of their favorite weapons and make them viable for late-game play

Prestige System

  • Players can reset their perk after reaching perk level 25 to get exclusive weapon skin for their perk along with vault dosh rewards

Mrs. Foster

  • A totally new playable character DLC with her own voice which is localized in all supported languages
  • English voice done by the talented Claudia Black!

In addition, KILLILNG FLOOR 2 players on all platforms can look forward to a ton of other new features and quality of life improvements with fresh and freaky new looks for the horde of zeds, a new steampunk soundtrack, new achievements, and more. For full details on the KILLING FLOOR 2 – THE SUMMER SIDESHOW: TREACHEROUS SKIESUPDATE, please head here.

To celebrate the new release Tripwire Interactive will be kicking off a 60% sale on Steamstarting Tuesday, June 12, 2018. New players interested in the free SUMMER SIDESHOW: TREACHEROUS SKIES UPDATE can also take advantage of the upcoming FREE WEEKEND on Steam for KILLING FLOOR 2 scheduled to run from Thursday, June 14 through Sunday, June 17.

Want to play the KILLING FLOOR 2 — THE SUMMER SIDESHOW: TREACHEROUS SKIES UPDATE at E3 this year? Be sure to visit Tripwire Interactive at South Hall — Booth #2554 at the Los Angeles Convention Center for a chance to check out the update on PC with the developers.

In KILLING FLOOR 2, players descend into continental Europe where the outbreak caused by Horzine Biotech’s failed experiment has quickly spread and gained unstoppable momentum, essentially paralyzing the European Union— Just one month after the events in the original KILLING FLOOR, the specimen clones are everywhere and civilization is in disarray; communications have failed, governments have collapsed, and military forces have been systematically eradicated. The people of Europe know survival and self-preservation too well and lucky survivors have gone into hiding.

Not all have given up hope though… A group of civilians and mercenaries have banded together to combat the outbreak and established privately funded operation bases across Europe. Upon tracking specimen clone outbreaks, players will descend into zed-laden hot zones and exterminate them.

KILLING FLOOR 2 is developed and published by Tripwire Interactive and is published at retail by Deep Silver and Iceberg Interactive for the Xbox One, Xbox One X, PlayStation®4 Pro, PlayStation®4, and PC. This title has been rated M by the ESRB, PEGI 18, USK 18.

Stay up-to-date with the latest KILLING FLOOR 2 news and information on the official website: www.killingfloor2.com. You can also keep track of Tripwire Interactive at any of these online channels: www.tripwireinteractive.com, on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/tripwireinteractive, Twitter at https://twitter.com/TripwireInt, Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/tripwireinteractive/ and on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/user/tripwireinteractive.