Developer Torn Banner Studios and publisher Tripwire Presents announced today that Chivalry 2, the award-winning multiplayer hit and PC Gamer magazine’s Best Multiplayer Game of 2021, will launch on the Steam platform on June 12, 2022.
The Steam version of the game will have immediate parity with all other versions, containing all game updates released to date, and the same content as every platform. To celebrate this tremendous occasion, Chivalry 2 players can also look forward to the release of the Tenosian Invasion update across all supported platforms, including PC (via Steam and Epic Games Store), the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 systems, the Xbox One family of devices, and the Xbox Series X|S console systems day-and-date with the title’s Steam debut on June 12.
The Chivalry 2: Tenosian Invasion update will be the largest and most ambitious content update yet for developer Torn Banner Studios. Players can look forward to a bevy of new content including the introduction of the fierce Tenosian faction, new team objective and team deathmatch maps, armory items, weapon skins, and more. For the first time ever, mounted horseback combat comes to the Chivalry franchise, adding a thrilling new way to battle in the genre-defining first-person slasher. Plus, join friends across platforms with the new Console Server Browser.
Experience these four new maps as part of the thrilling Tenosian Invasion:
- The Breach of Baudwyn (Team Objective Map)
- Tenosians break through a Mason Bulwark with siege equipment, including the new explosive Bombards.
- The Razing of Askandir (Team Objective Map)
- Masons invade a Tenosian port city, aiming to demolish their lighthouse and burn down their massive library.
- The Charge of Wardenglade (Team Deathmatch Map)
- The classic open field, now with cavalry!
- Desert (Team Deathmatch Map)
- A battle on the outskirts of Baudwyn in the dark, cold night.
The new, fully-featured mounted combat system makes players feel as if they are fighting atop a thousand-pound beast of war, including the ability to trample their foes, land devastating front or rear horse kicks, unhorse their opponents with a lance and engage in deep melee combat with grounded or mounted combatants.
Players interested in experiencing the Chivalry 2: Tenosian Invasion update ahead of its scheduled June 12 launch are encouraged to follow the developers at Torn Banner Studios for updates on how to participate in upcoming public playtests.
Chivalry 2 has an MSRP of $39.99 / €39.99 / £34.99 MSRP for the Standard Edition or $49.99 / €49.99 / £44.99 for the Special Edition, with an ESRB rating of M for Mature and a PEGI 18 rating.