22 Apr 2021 3:24 PM +00:00

Evil Genius 2: World Domination Release Date, Trailer, Platforms, Developer, DLC and Everything We Know

If you've ever wanted to be a criminal mastermind, then you'll soon get your chance.

Evil Genius 2: World Domination will let you live out your Bond villain (or Dr Evil) fantasies, letting players build a secret lair, fill it with henchmen, and get to work on holding the world to ransom.

Here's everything you need to know.

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What Is Evil Genius 2: World Domination?

As the number suggests, the game is a sequel. The first game released in 2004 and was developed by Elixir Studios, a team that has since been closed.

Rebellion bought the rights to the name, and it's been in development since Q2 2017. After some delays, it'll launch this year – seventeen years after the original.

Release Date

The game finally launches on March 30, 2021.

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Developers

The game is in development at Rebellion, the team behind the Sniper Elite series, Strange Brigade, and the classic Aliens Versus Predator title.

Platforms

As things stand, Evil Genius 2 is a PC exclusive.

The game is also only available on Steam for the time being. Pre-order here.

Geniuses

Players can pick one of four criminal masterminds.

  • Red Ivan: the Heavy Muscle Madman
  • Emma: the manipulative ex-spy master
  • Zalika: a scientist zealot
  • Maximilian: a narcissistic despot
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Check them out in the trailer below:

Screenshots

Check out the following assets:

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Trailer and Gameplay 

Check out the release date trailer below:

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There's also this cinematic trailer, too:

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DLC and Post-Launch Content

Rebellion has confirmed that there will be a season of post-launch content, including free and paid DLC.

Find out more about the game's season pass and free bonuses here.