Helldivers 2: A Conversation with the Devs on Starship Troopers-Inspired Chaos

The article discusses the long-awaited release of Helldivers 2 and the changes it brings from its predecessor. The game is set in a dystopian future and has a new third-person perspective, adding to the chaos of the battles. Players can call in support from orbiting battleships, and the game’s map is divided into different sectors that players globally contribute to by battling aliens and robots. The game also includes a game manager who sets goals and issues orders to players. Despite the impressive features, a more detailed review of the game’s online capabilities is still pending. The article concludes with an interview with the developers of Helldivers 2.