Mindjack gets January 21 European release

By Johnny Cullen, Monday, 22 November 2010 10:24 GMT

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Square Enix has announced that FeelPlus third-person shooter Mindjack is to release on January 21 in Europe.

Today’s announcement follows previously-confirmed dates in Japan and North America for the game.

Set in 2031, Mindjack revolves around Jim Corbijn, a government field agent with who becomes embroiled in a “clandestine war between governments and corporations” and to combat the offenders, he employs futuristic technology allowing him to take control of other characters and machines within the game world by “hacking” into them.

Networked players join in with other single-player campaigns through Xbox Live or PSN via co-operative multiplayer, which will instantly altering game world and challenges posed.

The game promises to “blur the line between traditional single- and multi-player gameplay, creating a campaign experience where non-playable characters can, at any moment, transform into human-controlled allies or gun-toting foes”.

It’ll be out on PS3 and 360.

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