Lost Planet 2 is a third-person shooter video game developed and published by Capcom. The game is the sequel to Lost Planet Extreme Condition, taking place ten years after the events of the first game, on the same fictional planet. The snow has melted to reveal jungles and tropical areas that have taken the place of more frozen regions. The game centers on an ongoing civil war to gain T-ENG (Thermal-ENerGy), with players assuming control of several different factions while battling the Akrid, a race of large insects native to E.D.N. III.