Canadian independent game developer Torn Banner Studios is welcoming players to the fields of Aberfell for the Chivalry 2 Midsommar Event. The limited time special event adds a brand new weapons-free Brawl Mode map to the violent first-person multiplayer medieval battle title.
With support of its publishers, Tripwire Presents and Deep Silver, Torn Banner Studios has been able to deliver numerous and significant content updates to Chivalry 2. Since the game’s 2021 release, the growing community has seen the introduction of mounted combat and cavalry charges, a new faction, new maps, game modes, weapons, quality of life updates, a console server browser, weaponized bees, and much more.
Starting on June 23, the Chivalry 2 Midsommar Event will be live. During the limited time event players can launch the game and click to join the Midsommar Brawl servers. While traditional weapons such as swords and axes are not available, players can use their fists, chairs, beehives, caskets, and anything else they can pick-up for the all-out brawl including a severed arm.
Three new carryables: Midsommar Pole, Wood Hammer, and Flower Vase have been added as new Brawl Mode weapons. Two new seasonal helmets have appeared in the update; a Bear Mask and a Flower Crown. New environmental objects have been added. Straw Figures and Totems Poles now can be seen in the world along with an interactable Mini Catapult. The Midsommar Event is available on all platforms including PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S.
A Sony Mid-Year Deals Sales promotion on the PlayStation Store is underway until July 6, where both the Chivalry 2 and the Chivalry 2 Special Edition are currently being featured with a 40% discount. Through July 7, both Chivalry 2 and the Chivalry 2 Special Edition are also on sale for 40% off on Steam.
Chivalry 2 is available on Windows PC from Humble Bundle, Steam, and Epic Games Store for $39.99. The game is available on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 via the PlayStation Store and on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S via Microsoft for $39.99. A Chivalry 2 Special Edition that includes exclusive in-game content is available for $49.99. Follow @ChivalryGame on Twitter or visit chivalry2.com for more information.
Torn Banner Studios (@TornBanner Twitter) is a Toronto, Canada based independent game developer known for the Chivalry game series. Both passion and innovation are at the core of everything the studio develops. The team is comprised of people who truly love video games and a lucky enough to follow their dreams with support from the community.
Tripwire Interactive (@TripwireInt Twitter) based out of Roswell, Georgia started off by making the Red Orchestra mod that won the “Make Something Unreal” competition in 2004. Since then the studio has won numerous Multiplayer and FPS Game of the Year awards from top editorial sites with millions having played a Red Orchestra or Killing Floor game, with an average play time of over 40 hours, per player, per game.
Deep Silver (@deepsilver Twitter) develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms as the publishing division of German multinational corporation Koch Media based in Planegg, Germany. Founded in 2002, Deep Silver has published more than 200 games.
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