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Slime Rancher 2 Finally Has A Release Date For PS5

It's slime time!

Slime Rancher 2 is finally making its way to PS5 on June 11th, after it first launched back in 2022 for PC and Xbox Series X|S in Early Access.

Interestingly, while the easy assumption is that PS5 players have been waiting longer for Slime Rancher 2 due to Sony’s lack of support for “Early Access” releases on PlayStation, developer Monomi Park seemingly implies that this version of the game will still be an Early Access product. The description reads, “All purchases of the PlayStation 5 version include all previous and future content updates leading up to the game’s full release for no additional cost.”

Eager players who want to get in even sooner are also able to start playing the game on June 7th with a digital pre-order, making it an Early Early Access launch. The game is available to pre-order now on the PlayStation Store either as a standalone game for $44.95 or in a bundle with the original Slime Rancher for $67.95. You can find them both here.

About the game:

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“Slime Rancher 2 is a sequel to the award-winning, smash-hit original that has been enjoyed by over 15 million fans worldwide. Continue the adventures of Beatrix LeBeau as she journeys to Rainbow Island, a mysterious land brimming with ancient technology, unknown natural resources, and an avalanche of wiggling, jiggling, new slimes to discover.

“As Beatrix attempts to unravel the island’s secrets and uncover its true purpose, she’ll build, ranch, and farm within a beautiful conservatory, whose sparkling glass walls give her full view of the prismatic paradise she now calls home.”

Features:

  • Explore a Vibrant New World
  • Continue the slime ranching adventures of Beatrix LeBeau as she journeys to a mysterious rainbow-hued island.
  • Discover Wiggly New Slimes
  • Collect slimes never seen before on the Far, Far Range, like the bouncy cotton slime or the aquatic angler slime.
  • Build a Conservatory on Rainbow Island
  • Earn newbucks from slime plorts and collect resources on Rainbow Island to upgrade your vacpack, build new gadgets, and expand your conservatory.
  • All purchases include a PlayStation-exclusive Slime Toy that can be used in game!