Tag Archives: dead space
Sat, Jan 29, 2011 | 21:20 GMT
Wright Bagwell, creative director at Visceral, believes that one of the biggest problems currently facing game development, is the lack of effective storytelling.
Fri, Jan 28, 2011 | 20:25 GMT
Dead Space 2′s art director Ian Milham has said Visceral is interested in expanding the franchise onto other platforms in the future, like Sony’s NGP, but only if it “plays to the platform’s strengths.”
Fri, Jan 28, 2011 | 12:05 GMT
Thu, Jan 27, 2011 | 23:01 GMT
If the hypsesplosion somehow didn’t tip you off to this, Dead Space 2 is pretty damn nifty. Apparently those of you with dollars in your pockets are expressing your opinion on the matter in the capitalist way, blowing the socks off the original game’s sales performance.
Thu, Jan 27, 2011 | 01:20 GMT
New copies of Dead Space 2 on Xbox 360 come lovingly bundled with a couple of download items, which according to the directions, you can have for free … by accessing a Gold subscriber level Live feature. Oh.
Never mind, EA have realised their instructional oversight and advised of a workaround so you can still obtain your swag.
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 | 06:33 GMT
Today’s the day, Dead Space fans – depending on which side of the international date line you are. But whether you’ve got it in your hands or not, you can tune into a very special live event stream directly from EA as Visceral celebrate the launch of Dead Space 2.
Sun, Jan 23, 2011 | 23:26 GMT
Visceral Games’ Steve Papoutsis has said the original Dead Space’s weaponry needed tweaking for the sequel, to make it “more fun”.
Fri, Jan 21, 2011 | 21:09 GMT
IGN has posted, what we think, is the first online review of Dead Space 2, and the site said the game sets a “new gold standard” in horror. It was handed a solid 9 out of a possible score of 10 as well.
Fri, Jan 21, 2011 | 13:17 GMT
EA held a press event in Sydney for Dead Space 2 and I was surprised and delighted to be given a bag full of presents on exit. In the interest of full disclosure, you can watch me go through the swag bag through the jump.
Fri, Jan 21, 2011 | 12:55 GMT
Steam’s dropped the price of the original Dead Space. You may want to pick it up now if you haven’t played it.
Fri, Jan 21, 2011 | 08:27 GMT
Dead Space 2 producer Shereif Fattouh has said that formerly silent protagonist Isaac Clarke has not become a “chatty Cathy,” despite speaking in the sequel, and has described talkative heroes as “ridiculous”.
Thu, Jan 20, 2011 | 05:51 GMT
EA’s released a trailer of its iThing iteration of Dead Space, and we’d be lying if we said we weren’t impressed. Classic Dead Space dismemberment and visceral swipe-based melee attacks are at the top of the menu today, resulting in a tiny game that looks to pack a pretty big punch.
The trailer is, however, missing any real downtime, so it’s tough to judge how well Dead Space’s suffocating “outer space is trying to murder me” atmosphere holds up. See the full thing for yourself after the break.
Wed, Jan 12, 2011 | 22:19 GMT
Visceral Games and EA released a new Dead Space 2 video today, featuring the screams of Billy Corgan as Isaac Clark loses his mind.
Fri, Jan 07, 2011 | 17:16 GMT
A bundle featuring both Dead Space animated movies has been revealed for both DVD and Blu-ray.
Wed, Jan 05, 2011 | 20:36 GMT
With Dead Space 2 aiming to take up spots on retailer shelves later in the month, EA and Visceral have seen fit to release six screenshots for the title.
Tue, Jan 04, 2011 | 20:56 GMT
Tue, Jan 04, 2011 | 19:33 GMT
Dead Space 2′s latest trailer, The Excavations, will get you up to speed on the game’s story before the sequel hits later this month.
Thu, Dec 09, 2010 | 15:28 GMT
EA has released a new Dead Space 2 trailer, with Necromorphs getting killed. Awesome.
Tue, Dec 07, 2010 | 22:07 GMT
Dead Space 2′s executive producer, Steve Papoutsis, has said the reason Visceral included multiplayer in the sequel was because it was the “most requested” feature from the fans.
Wed, Dec 01, 2010 | 21:05 GMT
John Riccitiello really likes Dead Space 2, and according to the man himself, it’s a lot scarier than the first game.