Perfect World Entertainment, alongside Panic Button have brought their classic action RPG Torchlight II to consoles today. That’s right, you can play Torchlight II on the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4, and Xbox One! Originally developed by Runic Games, this world of savage monsters, incredible treasures, and awesome heroes can now be played on console. All of the original mechanics of the classic series are here, with enhanced controls, designed for consoles. An improved targeting system is also in this edition of the game, alongside the signature pet system and character customization fans are familiar with.
There are also four new, exclusive pets: the Unicorn for Nintendo Switch, the Faerie for PlayStation®4 system, the Molten Imp for Xbox One and the Yapper goblin for those who pre-purchase the game on any platform. Torchlight II is available on consoles today in digital form for 19.99.
Yoon Im, COO of Perfect World Entertainment, had this to say about the arrival on console:
“We’re excited to welcome gamers back to the world of Torchlight. Panic Button Games has done a phenomenal job of bringing the magic of Torchlight 2 to consoles. Now a new generation of players can discover why the game is a beloved cult classic for RPG fans!”
Features of Torchlight II:
Action-Packed Multiplayer: Play co-op with up to 4 players online. Experiment with hero synergies and take on the fiercest opponents together, for the world’s most awesome loot.
Customizable Characters: Create and customize a character from one of four distinct classes. Each class can be played as either male or female with customized features. Robust skillsets and powerful equipment provides tons of opportunity for unique character builds.
Open, Dynamic World: Explore vast overland areas and multiple hub towns. Fight through rain and snow, day and night. Level randomization ensures fresh new layouts, paths, loot, and monsters every time you play.
Pets and Fishing: Empower your pet with special transforming consumables. Pets can fight by your side or sell loot while you’re out adventuring.
New Game Plus: Once you’ve completed Torchlight II’s primary campaign, you can start again with the same character for a significantly greater challenge. You’ll keep all of the skills, gold, and gear you worked so hard for.