Sony announced on Tuesday that it will release the Gravity Rush 2 PlayStation 4 game in North America and the United Kingdom on December 2. The sequel will also debut in Japan on December 1 and in Europe on November 30. Those who pre-order the game from participating retailers will receive alternate white costume DLC for Kat, as well as the Select Soundtrack featuring nine tracks from the game. Those who pre-order the game on the PlayStation Store will receive an instant reward of 10 PSN avatars from the game starting August 2.
Sony also revealed that the previously announced special anime is a prequel animated by Khara, the studio behind the new Evangelion films. Gravity Rush: The Animation - Overture ~ bridges the gap between the original Gravity Rush and the sequel.
As seen in the trailer above, the sequel game introduces the new character Angel, "who shows up to help Kat when she's in a bind, quickly dispensing of a group of pesky Nevi enemies. Angel is a superheroine with an aggressive and wild fighting style, and packs an overwhelming punch to her attacks. She also has a crystallization ability that helps her to regenerate health instantly."