Planetside 2 details show it’s still hardcore

Monday, 15 August 2011 21:10 GMT By Andrew Groen

The original Planetside is one of the most treasured games in the history of PC gaming. So needless to say, fans are more than a little protective of it now that there’s a sequel in the works.

However, new comments from Sony Online Entertainment’s John Smedley and Producer Matt Higby should give at least some small comfort to Planetside fans.

They gave an extensive interview to which includes awesome nuggets of information like destructible environments, dynamic weather systems and friendly fire in the FPSMMO.

They also took this opportunity to again reassure fans that any potential Cash Shop would be handled, and that they would not be selling power for money.