This month Excalibur Publishing announced Shoppe Keep 2 is coming to PC, Mac, and Linux on April 26th, 2018!
For fans of Shoppe Keep this is exciting news but if you’ve never heard of it you will want to if you enjoy economic dominance in MMO’s as explained on Steam:
Shoppe Keep returns bigger and better than ever! Build a business empire, battle mobs and monsters. It’s merchandising mayhem as you attempt to sell all sorts of fantastical stock to make your millions. Welcome to the world of Shoppe Keep 2, Customerania – a whimsical open world surrounded by rolling countryside, packed full of quaint little houses, six foot spiders, voracious wolves, angry mobs and of course your new Shoppe. Shoppe Keep 2 is a single player and multiplayer enhanced merchant simulator, inspired by the NPCs we know and love from classic RPGs and MMOs. While adventurers and rogues are out slaying dangerous beasts and selling an alarming amount of stolen plates, cheese and bread, it’s you, our trusty merchant who is keeping their shelves stocked.
Developers Strangefire goes on to share the differences ensuring they have taken features players currently love and the following:
In addition, the new multiplayer option will see you teaming up with friends to run your retail empire together. Brand new to Shoppe Keep 2 is a diverse open world to explore with dangerous creatures to hunt and rare but valuable loot to find – all adding to the Shoppe Keeping experience. You can, for example, tackle a venomous spider and sell its poison. All ultimately adding to the profit of the fantasy business.
This time around you’ll also have the ability to equip and use the armor, weapons and potions that you can find on the shelves of your own retail emporium.
Closed Alpha sign ups are being taken as of today!