Just Cause 2 is a sandbox style action video game currently under development by Swedish developer Avalanche Studios and Eidos Interactive, published by Square Enix. It is the sequel to the 2006 video game, Just Cause.
Just Cause 2 employs a new version of the Avalanche Engine, Avalanche Engine 2.0, which is an updated version of the engine used in Just Cause. The game will be set on the other side of the world, compared to Just Cause, which is on the fictional tropical island of Panau in Southeast Asia. Rico Rodriguez will return as the protagonist, aiming to overthrow the evil dictator Pandak “Baby” Panay and confront his former boss, Tom Sheldon.
Benchmark Results: Just Cause 2 was another win for the EVGA GTX 470 Hydro Copper FTW. At least, at the resolution of 1280×1024 it was able to outperform the HIS Radeon HD 5870 by 6.3%. Although, at the increased resolution of 1920×1080 our HIS Radeon HD 5870 was able to take control of the charts, albeit only by 1.3%.