In war the result is never final, and the mushrooms know that more than anyone. Since the first great Mushroom Wars back in 2009, the factions of fungal foes are back in Mushroom Wars 2 – and this time it’s personal.
Now available on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PS5 and PS4, with a release on Switch, PC and mobile platforms having already taken place, Mushroom Wars 2 sees mushroom-based RTS gameplay enter the modern era of gaming. Whether it’s working through the single-player campaign, enjoying fighting against friends in custom matches, or testing your metal in ranked online matches, the aim is to be the true champignon.
In order to become the master of the 80 multiplayer maps available, you will need some heroes, and the 12 of these come in 4 tasty classes. The Shrooms, Proteus, Shii’Moris and Grims each come with their own unique abilities and special skills, so understanding these and applying them to your own playstyle is essential.
Further features of Mushroom Wars 2 include:
- Short-session RTS battles with up to thousands of Mushroom troops
- Wild cooperative and competitive multiplayer modes for up to 4 players, including 2v2
- Story-driven single-player campaign complete with boss battles
- Fierce hero characters who can turn the tide of battle with special skills
- UI updated for console gameplay and intuitive controls that make large armies easy to command
- A large variety of map configurations and modifiers to keep aspiring Commanders on their toes
- Built-in leagues, ranked matches, replay feature, and spectator mode make it easy to enter the competitive scene
The replayability of Mushroom Wars 2 is immense, given the multitude of different ways to engage in the content, whether you are a solo player or decide to face off against others locally or online.
Think Halo Wars 2 but with less supersoldier Spartans and more squishy veggies, and you have Mushroom Wars 2. If you fancy picking the game up for yourself, it will be £16.74 on the Xbox Store for Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One players. Alternatively, you can find a copy on PS5, PS4, PC, Switch, and mobile platforms.
Mushroom Wars 2 is an award-winning sequel to the critically acclaimed RTS hit built upon the core gameplay experience that made the original Mushroom Wars so enjoyable. Learning the ropes of mushroom warfare is easy with simple and intuitive controls as well as gamepad support. But the journey to become a fearsome commander requires fast reflexes, an eye for strategy, and the ability to oversee up to thousands of units at once. Once you’re confident in your skills, putting your mushroom army against other players is the best way to improve. Mushroom Wars 2 comes tournament-ready, with a league system and ranked matches that make for fierce competition. In addition replay feature, and spectator mode make it easy to enter the competitive scene. Just want to enjoy a friendly skirmish with your friends? Custom games let you try out new strategies with up to three friends in free-for-all or team-based matches. Whether you are battling enemy hordes in the the depths of the single-player campaign, or competing against your friends in various multiplayer modes, Mushroom Wars 2 provides intense, fast-paced short-session battles!