Binary Domain trailer picks on a confused robot

Wednesday, 22 February 2012 22:47 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Oh boy. Binary Domain isn’t afraid to present human nature at its worst. Is there any way to play for the robot side?

Yakuza Studio is quite proud of its robot-centric plot, which is set in a dystopic future in which AI starts to fight back. Like many of the cyberpunk classics which inspired it, it raises some disturbing questions about the nature of personhood and-

Yeah well, also, you shoot things a lot and the go boom! How about that then?

Binary Domain launches on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in Australia today, on February 24 in Europe and on February 28 in the US. It has a unique consequence system where actions in battle can affect your relationships with squadmates – and vice versa – and a robust voice command suite.