“Slime Rancher 2”: A Whole New World to Explore


Riya Dasgupta, Staff Writer

“Slime Rancher” is an award-winning game that has sold over 5 million copies worldwide. Debuted only five years ago, this sandbox experience features different slimes, items, and habitats for you to collect and explore. As a result of these fun and unique features, many fans are now excited about “Slime Rancher 2” and the adventures that await them there. Here are some of the amazing features you can now see in the game’s pre-release:


“Slime Rancher 2” features 10 of the original slimes from “Slime Rancher,” plus five new slimes and the promise of more to come, seeing as this game is still in its pre-release state and not all the planned features have been added. These five new slimes have never been seen before in a game of “Slime Rancher” and are the cotton, batty, flutter, angler, and ringtail slimes. Additionally, 12 of all the available slimes can merge with each other to create largos, a combination of two slimes. This increases the total number of available slimes to 69, which is more than enough for players to contently discover throughout their gameplay.


The colorful world of “Slime Rancher 2” is set on Rainbow Island, a mysterious land that features three different islands for you to explore. The first, Rainbow Fields, is home to pink, tabby, cotton, and phosphor slimes. This island is filled with dazzling colors and complex graphics in every color of the rainbow. The second area is Starlight Strand, which holds blue and pink trees and 12 different types of slimes. The last, Ember Valley, is a volcanic terrain with a fall-like atmosphere and lava-filled pools and rivers. This valley is home to the boom, batty, crystal, and fire slimes.


“Slime Rancher 2” has a multitude of foods, upgrades, resources, and decorations for one to discover. There are 20 different foods to find throughout “Slime Rancher 2,” with each slime having a favorite morsel. Possible upgrades can be found in the lab under your home, the conservatory, and allow you to ranch your slimes more easily. There are 11 upgrades in total. Resources in “Slime Rancher 2” can be found in certain locations all over the world, encouraging players to explore more often to find enough of the nine different resources available to create decorations and upgrades. Lastly, you can fabricate decorations for your home by using the newly found resources scattered around the world.

Would you buy this game? I certainly would! To find out more about “Slime Rancher 2”, you can go to this link . “Slime Rancher 2” is available on the Xbox Series X|S or Microsoft Windows as of this article. I hope to see you there!