A year of slaps? On the back of Bud Spencer & Terence Hill delivering the Slaps and Beans, comes that of Asterix & Obelix with the release of Slap Them All! 2.
The sequel is available now
Available right now on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S in digital fashion is Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! 2. It’s also present on storefronts of PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and PC. And if digital isn’t your bag, a full retail version is just around the corner; set your diaries for November 30th if you need a disc and case.
However you play Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! 2, you can expect to be treated to a new high energy 2D beat ’em up, one that takes us into the hallowed halls of Asterix & Obelix. It follows the original Slap Them All! game from 2021 to push the limits even more. That means you’ll be treated to some more enemies, more bosses, a Fury Mode and many Ultimate Attacks.
Playable solo or in local cooperative play in Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! 2 the Aquila of Lutetia, the precious gold emblem of the Roman legions, has just been stolen and an innocent man has been thrown into prison! Asterix heads in to investigate and asks Justforkix to stay safely in the village. The two Gallic warriors travel to Lutetia to obtain information from an acquaintance who is reputed to be well-informed about the rumours and intrigues of the city… And it’s obviously with slaps in the face that they will find the answers on their long journey!
Standard Asterix & Obelix action
The usual Asterix & Obelix humour should come to the fore with this one as you head through a series of different locations, from a Roman camp to the majesty of Lutetua. And with supervision handled by the Les Editions Albert René teams to guarantee respect of Asterix essence, as this new episode is being developed by Mr Nutz Studio.
The long-awaited sequel promises an adventure that pays tribute to the comics in an exceptional way. The developers have taken the artistic decision to create the characters, backgrounds and animations “by hand”, with absolute respect for the style of 2D animation. This aesthetic choice, imbued with nostalgia, will appeal to fans of the franchise and fans of retro games. You will be transported into a faithful visual universe, reminiscent of the marvellous illustrations in the Asterix and Obelix comic books. Dive into an immersive visual experience and admire the beauty of the craftsmanship carried out by the Mr Nutz Studio’s team.
Key game features
In Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! 2 you’ll get the chance to take in…
- Beautiful, brand new levels, from Lutèce to… the end of the world!
- A action-packed storyline, full of twists and turns.
- A new Fury mode that can be activated in combat…
- … and a unique Ultimate attack for each character.
- New enemies and bosses to deal out the slaps to!
- The ability to destroy certain elements of the environment.
- Locations and characters faithful to the comics.
- Play with 2 players in local Co-op mode. – An original story with animated scenes.
Grab a digital download of Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! 2 from the Xbox Store right now. You can play on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. It’s also on PlayStation, Switch and PC. Remember, that retail edition drops come November 30th.
Our review is coming soon.
The humble country life of Asterix, Obelix and the other villagers is interrupted by the sudden arrival of Justforkix, who has come seeking help. He reveals that his father, Doublehelix, has been imprisoned for a theft he did not commit…
The Lutetia Eagle, the precious golden emblem of the Roman legions, has just been stolen, and an innocent man has been thrown in jail! Asterix promises to investigate and asks Justforkix to stay safe in the village. The two Gallic warriors head to Lutèce to get more information from an acquaintance known to be well-informed about the rumors and intrigues of the city… And obviously, they won’t find the answers they need on their long journey without a healthy dose of slaps!