The story takes place back on E.D.N. III 10 years after the events of the first game. The snow has melted to reveal jungles and more tropical areas that have taken the place of more frozen regions. The game will center on the fictional corporation known as NEVEC (NEo-VEnus Construction) and their ongoing war to gain T-ENG (Thermal-ENerGy).Player(s) will assume control of a group of soldiers battling the Akrid, a race of large insects native to E.D.N. III. The Akrid have expanded their armies and return much more powerful in Lost Planet 2.
To run Lost Planet 2 on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a 0MB GeForce 8800 GTS 512MB / Radeon HD 3870 with a Core 2 Duo E4600 2.4GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5200+ CPU. 2 GB will also be needed to achieve the Lost Planet 2 rec specs and get 60FPS. To be able to run at all you will need at least 1 GB system memory. Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Lost Planet 2 needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 9. We suggest a 14 year old PC to play smoothly.