Developer Monomi Park has announced that Slime Rancher 2 will be released on September 22. The game will be available on PC through Steam and Epic Games Store, and the console version will be exclusive to Xbox Series X/S.
The September launch for Slime Rancher 2 will be an early access release, with developent presumed to continue all the way up to the game’s final release.
Slime Rancher 2 continues the adventures of Beatrix LeBeau. Its main setting this time around will be Rainbow Island, which is described as a mysterious land filled with ancient technology, unknown natural resources, and new slimes.
Slime Rancher 2 was announced back in June 2021 with an announcement trailer. Its Xbox Series X/S release will be accompanied by a day one release on Xbox Game Pass as well.
The game got a preview trailer earlier this year, showing off some gameplay for ranching slimes as well as exploration.
🌈Rainbow Island is on the horizon…
✨Slime Rancher 2 arrives September 22!✨
— Slime Rancher (@slimerancher) August 18, 2022