Look, Suda, I don’t actually need to know why I’m slicing enemies up in glorious technicolour in Killer is Dead, but as narrative devices go “the Earth has been stolen” is a pretty good one.
Part way through this trailer, one character exclaims in a voice filled with gleeful greed, “giant aliens! Giant aliens! Brig it on! Yeah!” which exactly sums up my own approach to Killer is Dead so far.
A tasting of some of the zany characters in the game can be found over on Gematsu.
The Grasshopper Manufacture title is due on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in northern summer, in Europe, Japan and the US.