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Resistance 3 the last in the series? “I don’t think so,” says Insomniac

Sunday, 17 October 2010 11:31 GMT By Joe Anderson

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Insomniac may now be a multi-platform studio, but it doesn’t sound as though Resistance is going to be ending any time soon.

Speaking in the latest issue of Game Informer as to whether or not Resistance 3 will be the last in the series, Insomniac’s Ted Price replied, “I don’t think so. I think Resistance 3 is a story within the Resistance universe that can be expanded upon.”

“Doors will be shut, but they won’t be slammed.”

Resistance 3 follows the story of  Capelli, who has started a family with Hale’s stepsister Susan, and is trying to save his save his son and complete some “other” unknown mission.

Numerous improvements have been implemented over the second game, with Capelli now having the ability to climb over walls and through windows, upgrade weapons, use explosive nail grenades and make use of a brand new weapon named the Mutator, which shoots biological mists.

According to Game Informer, the campaign also includes a co-op mode, although there will be no alternate story as there was in Resistance 2.

You can catch more details on Resistance 3 from Game Informer here.

Resistance 3 will be out sometime in 2011.

Thanks, PS3Center.

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19 Comments

  1. cookiejar

    I don’t mind more games, I’d love them. Just as long as Sony don’t do what Microsoft did with Halo, or Acti did with COD, and shove it off to other developers.

    I’d rather wait a few years while Insomniac do their thing, then get another proper Resistance.

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Gekidami

    GI scans here:
    http://img525.imageshack.us/gal.php?g=r31.png

    #2 4 years ago
  3. reema

    I really can’t wait for Resistance 3. Maybe I’m more excited for this one than Killzone 3. Oops.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. polygem

    of course. you SHOULD be more excited about resistance than killzone. it´s the cooler ip and will probably be the better game. i really think the mp in r3 will get huge and awesome. insomniac are great developers. they take care about the gameplay mechanics. weapons feel great. i think it´s only fair that they go multiplat now that bungie does the same thing…good exchange deal for ps3 owners and 360 owners i´d say…

    #4 4 years ago
  5. JimFear666

    so we will have a online coop mode from the Single player story? Thats awesome!

    #5 4 years ago
  6. Happy Hardon Harry

    Someone should just put the franchise to bed as the games are fucking tedious. Average, run-of-the-mill tripe.

    How any gamer could call the Resistance games “good games” seriously need to play more/better games.

    Killzone isn’t any better either…

    #6 4 years ago
  7. Johnny Cullen

    I think Resistance 2 is good. I loved it.

    I am pumped for Resistance 3.

    That is all.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. Crysis

    Resistance 2 was awesome, my first PS3 game(along with MGS4) & definately in my top 10 fav games this gen, the details were amazing, the huge online battles were fun, albeit often confusing, but 64 players! how many console games do that now?-i think MAG is the only other one which exceeds it. Overall, it’s a fun game with awesome looking monsters & fun multiplayer, i’d reccomend giving it a real chance before you pass it off as generic, kind of hard to be innovative in the FPS space unless you mix genres or something crazy, but i guess it was the first console game to hold over 60 players at once, that’s innovative, is it not?

    #8 4 years ago
  9. NoxNoctisUmbra

    I still think R1 and R2 are under appreciated. Both games do not have as robust online play as Halo 3 and Reach, but singpleplayer may be the most fun I had out of all FPS games this gen. Even it was more fun for me then HalfLife 2. R1 and R2 is a Standard FPS game, you dont need to take much cover as in KZ2, or its not as realistic as Socom games, but it takes a standard formula of a FPS game and its very fun.

    Its really hard to choose halo over this, but we all know HALO has way more experiance in FPS while R1 and R2 does not, so I think I will put R1 and R2 as my Favorite FPS games, next comes HAlO, then everything else

    #9 4 years ago
  10. Erthazus

    @Crysis, “but i guess it was the first console game to hold over 60 players at once, that’s innovative, is it not?”

    It’s not innovative. It’s stupid. Other FPS game don’t use these numbers because someone know about a balance very well.
    It’s like a Chess game. You won’t have more figures in your game if it is not balanced very well.

    Resistance 2 was very dull in everything. Graphics were the only thing that were ok for the current generation. Everything else was dull, well maybe dialogs were OK, but thats it.

    Reviews are a good example.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. XxT_I_K_IxX_PR

    @6 Dude I respect your opinion but not everyone thinks like you in my case I love the Resistance series and even more Killzone (gameplay, multiplayer story is cool too, but I think the Resistance story is far much better). If you don’t like the game doesn’t mean they should end it. For example I don’t like Halo but I’m not saying they should end it(but for the looks of it, it ended lol).

    #11 4 years ago
  12. Crysis

    @10, i found the 64 players to work very well in some circumstances, you’re not forced to do 64 player games, so it’s not stupid, regardless of your personal opinion, it is innovative-pushing the limit of players on a console, but the most important factor of this, was the lag, it was barely noticable which i felt was an incredible feat for that many players.

    #12 4 years ago
  13. Johnny Cullen

    FYI, it was 60 player online. :)

    #13 4 years ago
  14. Erthazus

    @12 It’s not pushing a limit or nothing Crysis… god damn it… If console didn’t do that before thats because games does not need it before.

    Until the game is polished no one gives an F about 60 players.

    Battlefield 2 on PC have 64 players and thats cool not because of the 64 players online, but because it had balance, classes and other stuff.

    #14 4 years ago
  15. Crysis

    Ok, thought it was 64 because it normally has player limits as 2,4,8,16 then 32 in a few games so i naturally assumed 64.
    & @ the all so ignorant Erthazus, For a team who have been working exclusively on Spyro & Ratchet for 8 years running, i think it’s an incredibly polished game from an inexperianced FPS dev with only one prior FPS (Disruptor, 1996) game before Resistance, & i will spell this out very slowly for your benefit, Y-O-U-R O-P-I-N-I-O-N I-S N-O-T T-H-E S-A-M-E A-S E-V-E-R-Y-O-N-E E-L-S-E-S, the one thing you cannot comprehend, you think the universe shares your thought & refuse to understand that many, MANY people disagree, i found the multiplayer in Resistance 2 to be incredibly fun, & thousands of other people would agree with me.

    #15 4 years ago
  16. Isaaclarke37

    I can’t wait to see this one first.
    Because this games sales supposedly should decide whether there will be other resistance games or not.

    #16 4 years ago
  17. Gekidami

    GI have put up a timeline for the series: http://gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2010/10/15/the-official-resistance-series-timeline.aspx

    #17 4 years ago
  18. polygem

    @6: it is a great game. i can´t understand how any gamer can´t see this…there are few games that play so well with such smooth gameplay…resistance, ratchet and clank and of course halo have the most fun weapons in videogaming imo. these are the only games i played through again this gen (and lost planet 1 but this is a strange love affair), because they are so much fun gameplaywise. also i prefer the artdesign of these games much more than more realistic looking games…resistance definately deserves a place in the hall of fame of gaming.

    #18 4 years ago
  19. Kuwabara

    R2 under rated, even though it got awesome reviews. This game has some of the best looking levels you’ll see in any game. The only graphical change i expect are the fire effects.

    #19 4 years ago

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  • Here’s an indie VR game made with Unreal Engine 4

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  • GTA Online: Daily Objectives and Adversary Mode coming next week

    Heists aren’t the only thing coming to GTA Online next week: players can also expect Adversary Modes, new Daily Objectives and other Freemode activities. GTA Online’s Adversary Modes are new PvP modes which feature a range of competitive challenges and will unlock as players progress through Heists. Here’s a rundown straight from Rockstar: Come Out […]

  • Syndicate is the latest free game download on Origin

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  • Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen now available

    The Ancient Labyrinth DLC for Lords of the Fallen is now available for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It will run you $7.99 and builds upon the existing lore, characters, and storyline. Have a look at some new screenshots in the gallery below.

  • Shadowrun Online gets a name change and release date

    Shadowrun Online developer Cliffhanger Productions has announced the game’s name has been changed to Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown and a release date for April has been set. The new title was formed via the developer and its Kickstarter backers, with the goal being to let those unfamiliar with the game know by the title alone […]

  • Amazon hosting Rockstar and 2K Games sale

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  • Destiny weekly reset video shows off Inferno Crucible gameplay

    We have a gameplay video featuring Inferno Crucible gameplay featured in the Destiny weekly reset for you. In it, Arekkz Gaming gives you a look at Inferno Crucible and goes over the various intricacies. You can read up on the weekly reset through the links.

  • Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Episode 2 available from today

    Episode 2 for Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is now available. If you’ve purchased the Complete Season, you’ll be able to download Episode 2 on PS3, PS4 and Xbox One. Steam players should see the episode go live around 9-10pm PST, and Xbox 360 owners should be able to download very early tomorrow morning, per Capcom […]

  • Here’s a sneak peek video for Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide

    Fatshark Games has released a sneak peek video for its upcoming Games Workshop title, Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide. Vermintide is a FPS, co-op action title coming to PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and its set during the End Times of the Warhammer universe in the city of Ubersreik. Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare video shows Ascendance DLC early access weapon

    As you know, Xbox Season Pass holders now have early access to the Ascendance DLC Pack bonus weapons for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Now you can watch a trailer for the weapon. The OHM directed energy hybrid weapon can switch between an LMG and Shotgun “on the fly,” and it also includes the OHM-Werewolf […]

  • March PS Plus games include OlliOlli 2, Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, more

    March PlayStation Plus titles have popped up on the PS Plus page. Noticed by NeoGAF user skynidas, the titles include: OlliOlli2 (PS4/VITA) Valiant Hearts: The Great War (PS4) Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty (PS4) Counterspy (PS4/PS3) Papo & Yo (PS3) Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishment (PS3) A notice has also been posted on the EU PS […]

  • Sci-fi horror game Caffeine will release on Xbox One, PS4 alongside PC – new trailer

    Caffeine creator Dylan Browne has announced the Unreal Engine 4 game will be released on Xbox One. The game will be published through Microsoft’s Indie Program. As previously announced, it is also coming to PC and and now PlayStation 4. Caffeine is a sci-fi horror game which stars a young boy who has been abandoned […]

  • Xbox 360 Preview program invites going out this month

    Much like the Xbox One Preview program, starting early this month, invites for the Xbox 360 Preview program will start rolling out. Select invitees will be able to join program directly from their Xbox 360. A special Xbox Live message will be sent, directing users to head over to their Settings page. Further instructions are […]

  • Tron: Legacy director in negotiations for Gran Turismo film

    Tron: Legacy director Joseph Kosinski is said to be in early negotiations to direct the Gran Turismo film. This is according to the Hollywood Reporter, which states Michael De Luca is still slated as one of the producers alongside Matt Milam, Dana Brunetti, Josh Bratman, DeVon Franklin and Elizabeth Cantillon. Plot details are still unknown […]

  • Fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation is available for download

    The Trigger, which is is the fifth add-on pack for Alien: Isolation, is available to download from today. In it, players will “compete against the clock” across three new maps in Survivor Mode. Set before the events of the main game, players step into the shoes of Sevastopol Station’s Ricardo who will do what he […]

  • HBO Go app now available on PlayStation 4

    Sony has announced the HBO Go app will be made available for download later today for PlayStation 4. The app works just like the PS version. Now you can watch True Detective, Game of Thrones, Veep and more through your console. Information on installation is available through the PS Blog.

  • Skyrim mods no longer restricted to 100MB in size

    Bethesda has announced a beta for Creation Kit update 1.9.33, lifts the 100MB size restriction for Skyrim mod makers. The beta is for both Skyrim’s PC launcher and the Creation Kit which will allow for unlimited file sizes. Here are the notes: Creation Kit 1.9.33 Update Creation Kit now supports unlimited file sizes for mods […]

  • Mad Max release date set for September, PS3 and Xbox 360 versions canned

    Mad Max from Just Cause developer Avalanche Studios has been given a September release date, along with the new of a last-gen cancellation. The axing of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions were announced via Game Informer. Mad Max is the magazine’s featured game for the April issue. Avalanche, according GI, nixed development on […]

  • MGS 5: The Phantom Pain out in September, Kojima “closing the loop” on saga

    Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain will be released in September, according to an IGN Italy video, which also features Hideo Kojima discussing “With Metal Gear Solid 5, I’m finally “closing the loop” on the Metal Gear saga. The video has since been removed, but an image cap of the date is posted above. […]

  • Forza Horizon 2 Rockstar Energy Car Pack now available

    The Rockstar Energy Car Pack for Forza Horizon 2 for Xbox One is available now, alongside the free car for March. The free car is the Acura Integra Type-R, and the Rockstar pack included the following vehicles: 2014 Volkswagen Beetle GRC 2015 Subaru WRX STI 1996 BMW 850CSi 2015 Jaguar XFR-S 1970 Volkswagen #1107 Desert […]

  • 3DS firmware update kills web browser exploit

    Nintendo has issued a 3DS firmware update which fixes a web browser exploit that was being used to run pirated Game Boy Color ROMs since January as well as inject code within downloadable games. Another piece of code, per Eurogamer, changed the setting on the handheld to make it region-free. The exploit was only available […]

  • Unreal Tournament video shows updated textures on Outpost 23

    The latest footage from Epic’s new Unreal Tournament has surfaced, and it shows off the game’s first high-textured map which is called Outpost 23. As you can see from Zaccubus’ video, its the same are which Epic showed in the flythrough video from last year, only with updated textures and some new areas outside. The […]

  • Final add-on for Sunset Overdrive arrives in April

    The final add-on for Sunset Overdrive, Dawn of the Rise of the Fallen Machines, will be released in April. On April 1 to be exact. No, that’s not an April Fool’s joke from Insomniac Games either. Below, you can watch a fist-look at the new story, area, and traversal mechanic.

  • Heroes of the Storm playable at EGX Rezzed

    Heroes of the Storm will be playable at EGX Rezzed. This will be the first UK public hands-on with the online team brawler. Blizzard will also host giveaways and friendly tournaments at its stand. Tickets for all three days of Rezzed are still available, and you can purchase a pass through the official website. EGX […]

  • PES 2015 Data Pack 4 coming next week with Winter Transfers, new faces

    Data Pack 4 for Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 has been dated, and it updates the game with Winter Transfers, new player faces, and additional stadiums. The latest free update contains real-time player transfers made within the January window, and player ratings have also been updated. Additionally, a number of improved likenesses to key players will […]

  • Here’s the changelog for Dragon Age: Inquisition Patch 5

    Notes for upcoming Patch 5 for Dragon Age: Inquisition have been posted, noting improvements to gameplay and stability, and the new features outlined back in early February. Along with the new party storage system added to the Undercroft at Skyhold, players also have the ability to adjust the size of subtitles. Below you will find […]

  • Game of Thrones, Mortal Kombat X, Batman mobile games on the way

    Warner Bros. has announced free-to-play mobile titles spanning its DC Comics, Mortal Kombat and Game of Thrones properties. The following five new games under development are: Mortal Kombat X from NetherRealm Studios: The game blends fighting and card collection with cinematic gameplay and Fatalities. Play as both classic and fighters, and if you own the […]