Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number
was initially slated for release as DLC for the original Hotline Miami
, its developers revealed in a recent feature
Dennaton notes that Hotline Miami 2
was conceived as an expansion, but was fleshed out into a full sequel as its scope grew during development. Hotline Miami 2
will feature multiple playable characters and factions, and its narrative will weave new elements throughout its predecessor's timeline.
Hotline Miami 2
is scheduled for release later this year, and will be the "grand finale
" concluding chapter for the series.