trending / - - - - - - - - -

trending / playstation 4 - ni no kuni - halo - wii u - bungie interview - ces top picks - radeon hd 7850 - woods pga tour

Sunset Overdrive Announced for Xbox One

/ Jun 14th, 2013 No Comments

Sunset Overdrive

[adsense250itp]Sunset Overdrive will release exclusively for the Xbox One, developer Insomniac Games and Microsoft announced at the company’s E3 press conference.

The game was announced via a teaser trailer that featured no gameplay. The exclusive Sunset Overdrive trailer depicted a very colorful, intricate world and unique art style.

Sunset Overdrive’s main character is shown using free-running and parkour to find his way around a bright, vast city while either escaping or killing the hordes of mutant-type hell creatures that have taken over. Throughout the process, several other friends join him in destroying the mutants, suggesting co-op play will be a major element in the game.

Scrounging for items and using them in imaginative ways appears to be a major gameplay feature. Weapons, such as a canon-style gun that fires vinyl records, will likely have to be crafted out of objects easily found throughout the city. The trailer also showcases some type of canned formula that attaches to weapon to provide explosive results.

On their partnership with Microsoft Studios and the agreement to release Sunset Overdrive exclusively for Xbox One, Insomniac Games stated confidence on how Xbox One will provide the developer with the ability to enable timely content updates and keep an open two-way dialogue with their fans.

Sunset Overdrive shows a continued commitment from Insomniac Games to provide their long-time devoted fans with a genuinely new experience while also providing the rest of the gaming world an energetic new title with plenty of visually stunning elements. Responsible for such releases as the Spyro the Dragon series, Ratchet & Clank, and the much darker Resistance series, Insomniac Games is no stranger to pushing the boundaries of both imagination and their own demographical reach.

A release date for Sunset Overdrive was not announced. The teaser trailer for the game can be viewed below.

  

Jeremiah Pierson

Jeremiah Pierson

Associate Contributor at Gaming Illustrated
Jeremiah is a gaming fanatic who enjoys to flash his outgoing and vibrant personality. He has a dog named Contra and has let it publicly be known he shall be a nerd for life.
Jeremiah Pierson
Jeremiah Pierson

tags: , , , , ,

Related Posts

Splatoon

New Releases: Week of 5/24

May 24th, 2015No Comments

Razer Firefly mouse mat

Razer Firefly Mouse Mat is the Coolest Mouse Pad

May 21st, 2015No Comments

Need for Speed Reboot

EA Announces Need for Speed Reboot

May 21st, 2015No Comments

Nintendo World Championships 2015

Where You Can Qualify for the Nintendo World Championships 2015

May 19th, 2015No Comments

Top Articles

A Field Guide to The Witcher: Wild Hunt May 20th, 2015 at 10:30

Killing Floor 2 Preview: Experimental Mayhem May 6th, 2015 at 7:00

6 Things You Need to Know about Xenoblade Chronicles X Apr 28th, 2015 at 8:00

Splatoon Preview: Nautical Kawaii Apr 7th, 2015 at 8:02

First Impressions: Battlefield: Hardline Mar 17th, 2015 at 7:00

Toren PAX South Preview Feb 18th, 2015 at 7:00

Adventures of Pip PAX South Preview Feb 5th, 2015 at 8:00

Light Fall PAX South Preview Jan 30th, 2015 at 8:30

CES 2015 Preview Dec 17th, 2014 at 8:06

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Preview Nov 10th, 2014 at 8:00