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Report: Bionic Commando: Rearmed 2 is real, was announced last week

Monday, 19th April 2010 17:19 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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The Captivate embargo lifts at 4pm tomorrow, but why wait? PlanetXbox360′s just reported that Bionic Commando: Rearmed 2 was announced in Hawaii last week.

There are no details there, but you’ll be finding more out in less than 24 hours anyway, so just be thankful it’s coming. Good, huh?

Bionic Commando: Rearmed, a 2D revamp of the ancient classic, was a good hit for Capcom, moving over 130,000 units in its first week on sale in summer 2008.

It was a digital-only affair for PC, 360 and PS3. There’s no official word yet on where this one’s going. In fact, there’s no official word on it at all.

As for more not-supposed-to-be-on-the-internet-yet-Captivate-news, Marvel Vs Capcom 3 was also shown at the island shindig. Get all the details on that here.

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15 Comments

  1. Zarckan

    And where is the fucking Trailer?!

    #1 5 years ago
  2. Patrick Garratt

    Tomorrow, I assume.

    #2 5 years ago
  3. Gheritt White

    PLEASE can we have a sequel to the full 3D game from last year? One of my top ten games this gen that was, loved it to bits!

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Herlock

    Onimusha \o/

    #4 5 years ago
  5. Robo_1

    Very good news, and as GW says, a sequel to the full game would be awesome too, although about as likely as pigs making an air tour of Iceland, given the rather tragic sales figures.

    #5 5 years ago
  6. Isuru86

    Hope AVGN will review this in 10 Years.

    #6 5 years ago
  7. Zarckan

    @Gheritt you serious? it was a pile of junk, why do you think they went tits up

    #7 5 years ago
  8. Bulk Slash

    I was really enjoying the full game (and wondering what all the complaints were about) until I got stuck in the library battle. It went on for ages and contained no checkpoints at all.

    If they’d been a bit more forgiving I think I would have really loved the game too. As it is, I still fondly remember the awesome section swinging through the underground canyons…

    #8 5 years ago
  9. Wonko

    My only complaint with the 3D Bionic Commando: (It is a sequel to the original Bionic Commando, why didn’t they call it Bionic Commando 2?) It starts really slow and boring, with frequent loadings, I almost stopped playing it but I’m glad I stuck with it, after the first hour it gets a lot better and fun. I loved learning to get good with the Bionic arm just as much as I loved learning to get good with the Bionic arm twenty-something years ago on the NES.

    #9 5 years ago
  10. Gheritt White

    I actually really enjoyed the library level, as it gave you so many different ways to dispatch the horde of bad guys.

    #10 5 years ago
  11. Bulk Slash

    I think that was part of my problem, I wanted to try out all the moves but getting close enough to use some of them meant getting the shit shot out of me! :)

    #11 5 years ago
  12. Yoshi

    IS it just me or am i the only 1 seeing Duke Nukem from that picture?

    #12 5 years ago
  13. DJ Deathstar

    Yeah if his hair was blonde old Rad Spencer could look like Duke or even Wesker in that pic lol

    #13 5 years ago
  14. mojo

    12: thought the same :)

    #14 5 years ago
  15. Blerk

    Trailer!

    #15 5 years ago

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