Hello Neighbor 2 comes to Xbox Series X in 2021, sign-up for alpha available now

Hello Neighbor 2 Reveal
Hello Neighbor 2 Reveal (Image credit: Dynamic Pixels)

What you need to know

  • At the Xbox Games Showcase pre-show, Hello Neighbor 2 was officially revealed.
  • It's the sequel to the super popular stealth horrow game, Hello Neighbor, and returns to a familiar environment.
  • The game will be available sometime in 2021, but there's an alpha available to sign up for now.

At the pre-show for the Xbox Games Showcase, Dynamic Pixels revealed Hello Neighbor 2, which sees an investigative journalist follow a series of clues back to the house of the Neighbor after several people go missing. It looks like it'll feature familiar gameplay with newly updated mechanics, visuals, puzzles to solve, and baddies to avoid.

It'll be available on Xbox Series X, and Windows PC's starting sometime in 2021.

Even better, there's an early alpha available to play right now, with sign-ups on Dynamic Pixel's website. You can also find the alpha listed on Steam and the Microsoft Store. Players will be able to follow the game through its development and submit feedback towards its improvement.

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