Just yesterday, Hidetake “Swery” Suehiro promised that news of Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise would be coming next week. That news actually came much earlier than expecting, with the announcement that the Deadly Premonition sequel will be launching on Switch on July 10th. Here’s the news:

Deadly Premonition 2: A Blessing in Disguise is a sequel to Deadly Premonition that takes place in present-day Boston. Through unique storytelling, venture back in time to Le Carré and uncover the mysteries buried within the once peaceful town. Serving as both a sequel and prequel to the original Deadly Premonition, follow Agents Davis and Jones as they begin a new investigation into the Le Carré serial murders. Through the memories of a former FBI agent, go back in time to Le Carré and step into the role of Special Agent York to begin unraveling the mystery.

Return as FBI Special Agent York and experience a brand-new murder mystery!

Both a prequel and a sequel: A historic investigation to uncover the murder mystery in Le Carré

An open-ended adventure: Travel around the town of Le Carré by foot or skateboard

Mini-games: Bowling, Bayou Ride, Skateboard Challenge, and more

Customization: Customize your character and upgrade your skateboard for improved speed and landing more difficult tricks

If you’re worried about playing the sequel before the first game, never you fear; the original is currently on sale at 50% off until May 17th!

Source: Rising Star Games PR