As many of you are no doubt aware, Michel Ancel has been getting fans riled up for the past couple weeks by posting a few images that are supposedly related to Beyond Good & Evil 2. The game is known to exist in some form, though it hasn't technically been officially announced yet, and there've even been rumours that the game could be an NX exclusive. Whatever the heck is going on with this project, Ancel keeps stoking the flames; he just posted another image today.

The new image depicts an anthropomorphic rhinoceros which looks quite similar to the shark that was shown last week. Here's what was posted:

What's going on?

Endangered species - now saved - Game in pre-production - Stay tuned !

Of particular interest is the phrase "game in pre-production". It may be rather cryptic, but it certainly seems to suggest that significant progress is being made on the anticipated sequel. Only time will tell.

What do you think? Is all of this pointing towards an impending announcement? What did you think of the first game? Drop us a comment in the section below.

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