id Tech 6, a engine used to build a critically acclaimed Doom, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, and Doom VFR is not going to be used for a arriving Rage sequel. Rage 2, that is a collaborative bid from id program and Avalanche Studios, will be regulating a chronicle of a Avalanche engine.
The news was suggested when Avalanche Studio owner Christofer Sundberg responded to a twitter from a fan:
It’s Apex – Avalanche Open-World Engine.
— Christofer Sundberg (@CHSundberg) May 15, 2018
The id Tech 5 engine is what a strange Rage was built on and id Tech has historically been used with peculiarity shooters like Dishonored 2 and The Evil Within, though Rage was a usually that attempted to figure a 5th id Tech iteration into an open-world experience.
The Avalanche engine, on a other hand, has an determined lane record with open-world games. The three Just Cause games and 2015’s Mad Max were all built on a chronicle of Avalanche and should offer as a versatile height for Rage 2 when it releases someday in 2019. Stay tuned to Shacknews for additional updates.