Velocity 2X is easily one of the most promising upcoming games on the PlayStation 4 and Vita. If you are unfamiliar with this high-speed lesson in controlled chaos, prepare to get acquainted. Blending top-down shooting, platforming, puzzling, and speed-running, FuturLab’s sequel to Velocity Ultra is about as action-packed as it gets. Earlier this year, we caught up with James Marsden, FuturLab’s Managing Director, to talk about just how damn cool Velocity 2X appears to be. After a great deal of mystery, we finally learned about when the world will get their soon-to-be-sore hands on the genre-bending downloadable title. Velocity 2x will hit the PlayStation 4 and Vita digital storefronts on September 2nd (though European users will have to wait until September 3rd).
The release date announcement coincides with the release of a new trailer highlighting some of the featured aspects of Velocity 2X. Bear in mind, the trailer shows gameplay in real time. Nothing is sped up, nothing is altered. This is how insane Velocity 2X actually is: