Torchlight II

Expanding on the whimsical and quirky world captured in the original Torchlight, the sequel aims to appeal to the kid in every adult. Score:


Our Verdict: Torchlight II is up there with the best examples of the genre, but Runic Games makes very little attempt to advance the genre beyond what we were already comfortable with a decade ago.

Latest Articles for Torchlight II

Torchlight 2 sold over 1 million units in 2012

Currently heavily reduced on Steam.

4 Publish date Jan 2 2013

Runic has 'no plans' to return to Torchlight MMO

ARPG dev says it needs a break from the universe, reveals next game "probably won't be another Torchlight"

Publish date Sep 20 2012

Torchlight 2 will be released for PC on September 20

Only three weeks to wait for the heavily delayed action RPG.

3 Publish date Aug 31 2012

Diablo 3 was originally intended to be an MMO, says Runic boss

Diablo III was originally intended to be an MMO, according to Runic boss and ex-Blizzard staffer Max Schaefer.

Publish date Jun 15 2012

Torchlight II won't be released until 2012

Torchlight II will not be released in 2011, developer Runic Games has announced.

1 Publish date Nov 18 2011

Torchlight 2 out winter unless 'someone dies'

Torchlight 2 has been given a launch window by studio Runic Games.

3 Publish date Oct 20 2011

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They said in an AMA on Reddit it won't be porting to consoles.

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Well, I buckled and bought it on PC afterall. It doesn't really need me to sell it anymore, other than I found a weapon early on that after 25 kills gets bonus stats added to it. And the game has...

Game Stats

Release Date: 20/09/2012
Developer: Runic Games
Genre: RPG
Rating: TBC
Site Rank: 543 4
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