Rock Paper Shotgun Reviews “Superior Sequel” Hand of Fate 2

Rock Paper Shotgun’s Alec Meer reviewed Defiant Development’s Hand of Fate 2, dubbing it a “superior sequel” that is a “bigger, better game than its predecessor in almost every respect.” In particular, Alec enjoyed Hand of Fate 2’s structure, which he described as being divided into “sub-campaigns,” each with its own boss and challenges: “There’s the one where […]

Kotaku Reports Hand of Fate 2 Is a Winner of the 2017 Australian Game Developer Awards

Defiant Development’s Hand of Fate 2 is a winner of the 2017 Australian Game Developer Awards, Kotaku reports. From a shortlist of 34 potential games, nine games were honored this year, in addition to awards given to individuals for their industry contributions as well as the Studio of the Year award. Hand of Fate 2 is […]

Rock Paper Shotgun on the Upcoming Launch of Hand of Fate 2

Rock Paper Shotgun’s Alice O’Connor recently dished out details on the upcoming Nov. 7 launch of Hand of Fate 2, the action RPG from Defiant Development that blends roguelike, dungeon crawling, tabletop roleplaying, and collectible card game elements. Hand of Fate 2 is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. It comes out the […]

Eurogamer Reports Hand of Fate 2 Is Coming to PC, PS4, XB1 November 7

Hand of Fate 2, the sequel to Defiant Development’s critically-acclaimed action RPG Hand of Fate, is coming to PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on November 7, Eurogamer reports. Releasing simultaneously with the Xbox One X, Hand of Fate 2 will support 4K HD at launch on Microsoft’s upcoming console. The Dealer, the magical antagonist from Hand of Fate, returns seeking vengeance for his […]

Game Informer Shares Details of New Character Reveal in Hand of Fate 2

Game Informer’s Javy Gwaltney highlighted new details of a new companion character, Estrella Fiore, coming to Defiant Development’s Hand of Fate 2. Hand of Fate 2 will release in Q1 2017 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. The sequel builds on its predecessor’s distinct storytelling and combo-driven combat with the addition of companions, new […]

Hardcore Gamer Shares Hand of Fate 2 is Coming to Xbox One in 2017

Natalie Collazo of Hardcore Gamer covered the announcement that Hand of Fate 2, Defiant Development’s sequel to their action RPG with more than 2 million downloads, will release on Xbox One in early 2017. The game builds on the foundation from the first, while introducing new elements including companions and dual-wielding weapons. To view the […]

IGN Draws Action RPG Hybrid Hand of Fate 2 from its News Deck

Defiant Development has revealed Hand of Fate 2, the sequel to Defiant’s action RPG hybrid with board game and collectible card game elements. IGN’s Luke Reilly shared the reveal with his readers, highlighting Hand of Fate 2’s new enemy suits, equipment types and early 2017 release on Windows, Mac and Linux. To view the full […]

Defiant Development’s Hand of Fate Receives Silver from Game Informer

Game Informer’s Daniel Tack recently reviewed Hand of Fate from Defiant Development.  Tack awarded the game a score of 8.75 out of 10, and he calls the title a “fun and original experience that comes together admirably.” To read the full review, visit http://www.gameinformer.com/games/hand_of_fate/b/pc/archive/2015/02/16/defiant-deals-a-winning-hand.aspx