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Risk of Rain 2 Anniversary Update - PC Release Date and Time

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March 25, 2021

Risk of Rain 2 is an incredibly popular roguelike third-person shooter.

The game is developed by Hopoo Games and published by none other than Gearbox Publishing.

After the game came out of early access on PC in August last year (and on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in October), Hopoo has confirmed it’s been incredibly popular. They have shared that the title has sold over four million copies on Steam alone.

Alongside that, Risk of Rain 2 is set to receive a fairly hefty Anniversary Update – here is the release date and time for that update.

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What’s included in the upcoming Update?

While the full details or patch notes have yet to be revealed about the game (we will cover them when they drop), it has been shared on Steam that this update will “really flesh out and round out the base game”.

It has also been confirmed that a new survivor, The Bandit, will be added into the game. The update will also focus on “revisiting old items” and “finishing up content that didn’t make it into 1.0 release” including an additional 88 new lore entries.

So, what date is the Risk of Rain 2 Anniversary Update?

Fortunately, fans don’t have to wait too long. The update will be released today, March 25, on Steam. Console players will have to wait a little longer, as has been standard with updates in Risk of Rain 2.

And what is the Risk of Rain 2 Anniversary Update release time?

Fans don’t have too long to wait for that either as it will be dropping nice and early in the morning, for US players at least. The official Twitter account has confirmed that the Risk of Rain 2 anniversary update time. It will be released on Steam at 11 am EDT/ 8 am PDT/ 3 PM UK time.

Keep your eyes peeled here as we bring you all the information about the new content in the game.

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