Dark Sector

Dark Sector PC port heading to North America

Big Download broke the news a few days ago that Digital Extremes was porting Dark Sector to PC for the Russian market. Today the site received word that it’s coming to North America as well. An official announcement is expected sometime next week. In the meantime we have put a call into D3 Publisher of […]

Dark Sector headlines

  • Dark Sector gets Oz release following cuts

    As you can see on the OFLC’s site, D3’s Dark Sector’s received a 15 rating in Australia following cuts made to the action title. The game was denied release in Australia in February as it contained, according to the ratings body, “violence that is high in impact and is therefore unsuitable for persons aged under […]

  • Dark Sector demo on Live now

    Herr Nelson informs that there’s a Dark Sector demo up on Live now. Do youself a favour and give it a try. The D3 action title deserves at least a look, and now you can do it for no money.

  • Dark Sector gold

    Here. The Americans are getting D3’s PS3 and 360 action title on March 25, while Europeans have to wait until an unfixed date in April. We’ll soon be able to see why Australia banned it, at least.

  • Dark Sector moves to April

    According to this, D3’s Dark Sector has slipped slightly from the “end of March” into April. The sci-fi action game still has no fixed release date. That piece also says that a demo is likely, but that final details are still being confirmed.

  • Dark Sector multiplayer features detailed

    Here. Dark Sector’s multiplayer is broken up into two distinct game types, Infection and Epidemic. In the former, one payer takes on the role of protaganist Hayden, the others as up to nine bad guys. In the latter, players are divided into two equal teams. Read more through the link. D3’s sci-fi action slasher’s out […]

  • DE boss backs away from Dark Sector PS3 debacle

    In an email sent to CVG, Digital Extremes CEO James Schmalz has been quick to nullify remarks made by producer Josh Austin yesterday that the PS3 version was “just not running as good as 360,” and the developer had “serious discussions about what we were going to do”. “Never once did we feel we could […]

  • "Monster-as-hero convention" sets Dark Sector against Prototype, says Digital Extremes

    Dark Sector’s powered-up protagonist ethic has put it in competition with Vivendi’s superb-looking Prototype, Digital Extremes’ Dave Kudirka has told videogaming247. “There are a few action titles coming out in this first quarter that we’ll be competing with, but Prototype is definitely the title that appears to have generated comparison to Dark Sector in the […]

  • Dark Sector PS3 was nearly scrapped, says developer

    Speaking here, Josh Austin, producer for Digital Extremes’ Dark Sector, has said that towards the end of the game’s development period the team almost binned the PS3 version because they couldn’t get it up to muster with the 360 SKU. “This is the PS3 version,” he said here, showing off the game. “It looks just […]

  • Dark Sector banned in Australia

    Whoops. Australia’s trigger happy censor board – the Office of Film and Literature Classification (OFLC) – has refused to grant a rating to D3’s Dark Sector. The sci-fi action game contains, according to the OFLC, “violence that is high in impact and is therefore unsuitable for persons aged under 18 years to play. The finishing […]