This game follows the story of what happens after the John Carpenter 1982 movie adaptation of the John W. Campbell JR Novel "Who Goes There?". The original game borrows heavily on the story from the 2002 video game and the current sequel expands further on the plot after Captain Blake defeats the Thing entity. After the death of Whitley and the destruction of Gen Inc property; Captain J.F.Blake boards a rescue plane and leaves Antarctica. Complications arise and the aircraft malfunctions and crashes. With no report from Blake the Alaska base sends in a new rescue team of which you the player take control. Your task is to find Captain Blake and escort him back to Alaska. However the thing entity did not die with Whitley on that day...

The Thing 2 RPG Game Release & Downloads

The Thing 2 RPG Game Release & Downloads

Nov 27, 2013 0 comments

Contains all the information about the v1.0 release and other important information that you should read or at least reference before making a comment...

The Thing 2 RPG Full Release Date & Trailer

The Thing 2 RPG Full Release Date & Trailer

Oct 23, 2013 2 comments

Details about when the game will be available for full FREE release and some other stuff about Art etc :)

The Next Few Releases

The Next Few Releases

Aug 12, 2013 4 comments

A summary of the next few releases as well as information about the full release of the game with a very optimistic release date of October 28th.

Test Build 7 / Updates

Test Build 7 / Updates

Jul 7, 2013 0 comments

Been Gone a Long Time but have actually been doing something constructive. Inside this article is a link to the latest "Test" release as well as information...

PLAY "Test Build 6" / "Lite Build 2"

PLAY "Test Build 6" / "Lite Build 2"

May 5, 2013 0 comments

Download links (Mediafire) for early testing / preview of game. See post for detailed information on builds. Thank you.

One Year Later...

One Year Later...

Mar 21, 2013 0 comments

Been a while since the last update so here is a some information which hopefully explains some sort of timescale. Also theres a video of some gameplay...

"Lite" Version

"Lite" Version

Feb 19, 2013 0 comments

The Overhaul of the Engine is complete and progress is back on track. This is the details about a "Lite" version for slower / older CPU's.

Engine Overhaul

Engine Overhaul

Jan 29, 2013 0 comments

Details about a complete review of the engine and combat system.

Last Update of the Year & Story Mode Ideas

Last Update of the Year & Story Mode Ideas

Dec 27, 2012 4 comments

Details about Original Mode, estimated release date, some other news and a bunch of ideas. Big idea for a story mode mechanic too!

Updates and Level Video Sample

Updates and Level Video Sample

Dec 14, 2012 6 comments

Details of what I have been doing and what else needs to be done. Also video preview :)

Original Mode & Updates

Original Mode & Updates

Nov 21, 2012 13 comments

Original Mode is just over 50% mapped out, Video Preview coming soon and other updates.

Original Mode Redux

Original Mode Redux

Nov 12, 2012 0 comments

The changes to Original mode and the current progress.

Survival Horror vs War on Zombies

Survival Horror vs War on Zombies

Oct 9, 2012 0 comments

What I have been doing and my new found inspiration and ideas from the Capcom game Resident Evil.

Changes to Release Date

Changes to Release Date

Sep 4, 2012 2 comments

Important changes to the release Date, No longer October 2012

Tutorial Done, Next "Original Mode"

Tutorial Done, Next "Original Mode"

Jun 24, 2012 0 comments

The Tutorial is done and now I reveal plans for original mode.

Engine Video Preview

Engine Video Preview

May 4, 2012 0 comments

A video preview of the game engine before I start building the story mode. Almost everything works but a few things still need tweaking. Chances of party...

60% Complete - Engine Done

60% Complete - Engine Done

May 2, 2012 0 comments

The engine is now complete and the story mode is ready to be built into the game. Estimated release date inside.

The Thing II Story Mode Summary

The Thing II Story Mode Summary

Apr 16, 2012 1 comment

A summary of the new story mode which lets me have my own way with the story rather than following close to the 2002 video game like before. Although...

Survival Mode / Extra Content Mode(s)

Survival Mode / Extra Content Mode(s)

Apr 3, 2012 0 comments

Its always good to plan ahead so here is a list of some ideas I have so far. Any feedback would be appreciated.

Suggestion Box

Suggestion Box

Mar 26, 2012 2 comments

A news post that is going to be used as a place for me to find all comments/suggestions/improvements and general feedback from.

RPG Maker VX Ace

RPG Maker VX Ace

Mar 16, 2012 0 comments

Going from Vx > Vx Ace. Reasons mainly for improvements, some pros and cons, mostly pros.

The Thing II New Features Summary

The Thing II New Features Summary

Mar 13, 2012 0 comments

A look into some of the new features coming to the Thing II, I appreciate any feedback on these and any further suggestions/Improvements I could make...

The Thing II

The Thing II

Feb 29, 2012 0 comments

What I have been doing, what I have to do, what I am not doing?

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The Thing II
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Developed By
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Released Nov 27, 2013
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