Prepare to enter a world straight out of Norse legend. Fight terrifying enemies, solve intricate puzzles, and test your mettle on a brutal journey of survival. 

Fans of the original Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice already know that the sequel is making waves – and we’re here to confirm that the hype is totally worth it. 

The highly anticipated sequel, Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II, is a game rife with immersive storytelling, incredible visuals, and brutal combat. If you were already excited about continuing Senua’s story, then you’ll be dying to get your hands on it once you hear about all the cool gameplay features. 

Here is everything we’re excited about in the new Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II and where you can play it once it’s released.

Compelling Gameplay

Like its predecessor, Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II will be an immersive narrative-led experience. There will be puzzles to solve, terrifying enemies to defeat, and a brutal combat system that will really make you feel like a warrior – even when you’re sitting behind a screen. 

A Story Continued

If the ending of the first Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice left you with more questions than answers, you’ll be happy to hear that the sequel picks up shortly where the first game left off. Discover the impact of Senua’s sacrifice and follow along the emotional journey as her story continues. It’s a new quest, with new adversaries, and it’s as cinematic as it’s fun to play.  

A New World To Explore

After her journey to Helheim in the first game, Senua’s new story takes players through the landscape of 10th-century Iceland. Many of the in-game locations are inspired by real places and recreated in stunning detail thanks to next-gen graphics. Lean into the gripping atmosphere and try not to jump when you’re surprised with enemies straight out of Nordic myth.

In-Person Event

If you’re ready to launch yourself headfirst into the world of Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II, there will be an in-person launch event at Toronto’s The Bentway Strachan Gate entrance on Wednesday, May 22nd and Thursday, May 23rd (after sunset until 11pm) hosted by Xbox Canada. 

Try your hand at the multisensory experience perception puzzle, learn about what went into making the new game, and play it yourself on Xbox or PC when you sign up for Game Pass. You’ll get access to hundreds of games, and it’s only $1 to join for a limited time!


When: Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024 and Thursday, May 23rd
Time: 7pm – 11pm
Where: The Bentway, 250 Fort York Blvd
Cost: Free to attend