Gothic 2 Gold Edition (2005)

About This Game

Gothic 2 is a role-playing video game and the sequel to Gothic, by the German developer Piranha Bytes. It was first released on November 29, 2002 in Germany, and in North America almost one year later on October 28, 2003. The game was published by JoWooD Productions and Atari, Inc.

A great empire teeters on the brink of annihilation. Outside the town wall, nobody is safe from cruel bandits. Survival depends on the success of a perilous mission. Answer the king’s call for help as a fearless paladin, an unscrupulous dragon hunter or a novice magician.

Solve the secrets and riddles of an ancient culture. Find yourself buried in the dark caverns of the underground temple. Forced to survive on dripping water and small animals, you are rescued 6 months later by Xardas, the demon charmer, ready to embark on a gripping adventure.


  • Setting
    Like Gothic, Gothic II is set on the medieval styled isle Khorinis. Places include the City of Khorinis, the monastery of the fire mages, farms and woods.
  • Prologue
    After the barrier around the prison colony was destroyed, ore supplies for the kingdom have stopped
  • Plot
    The Nameless Hero is instructed by Xardas on the new danger, an army of evil that has gathered in the mine valley, led by dragons. Xardas sends the Hero to Lord Hagen, leader of the paladins, to retrieve the Eye of Innos, an artifact which makes it possible to speak with the dragons and learn more about their motivation.


  • Includes Gothic II and the expansion pack Night of the Raven
  • A great variety of roleplaying elements – from fighting to crafting
  • Massive, extremely well-designed environment makes for a strong immersion factor

Game Details

Genre Role-playing – Adventure – Fantasy
Works on Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10)
Languages Audio and text: Deutsch, English, italiano, polski, русский. Text only: français
Released November 29, 2005
Size 2.1 GB
Company Piranha Bytes / Piranha Bytes


Minimum system requirements – Windows:

XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10, 1.2 GHz Processor (1.4 GHz recommended), 512MB RAM (1 GB recommended), 3D graphics card compatible with DirectX 7 (compatible with DirectX 9 recommended), Mouse, Keyboard.


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