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Dead to Rights developer diary shows off various fighting styles

Posted by: Tina at 4/8/2010 4:16 PM
The latest developer diary released by Namco Bandai for Dead to Rights: Retribution covers a few fight scenarios in which Project Director Imre Jele plays as Shadow, Jack, and then as a team to fight the onslaught of enemies.

If you’re curious to see just how effective your canine companion will be in combat, you should definitely check the video below. Jele also takes you through hand-to-hand combat, how to use a human shield, and gunning your foes down from an elevated position.

Expect the game April 27th.




NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. today released a new developer diary video for Dead to Rights®: Retribution, a ground-up reinvention of the multi-million unit selling crime action series developed by Volatile Games. Dead to Rights: Retribution thrusts players into a mature neo-noir crime drama as hard-boiled vice cop Jack Slate and his trusted canine ally Shadow. The latest dev diary video features Project Director Imre Jele providing a narrated tour of the exciting gameplay options that are available for the game’s two main characters – Jack and Shadow.



Dead to Rights: Retribution introduces new gameplay elements that unify the third person shooting and brawling genres for a brutal and relentless new action-driven experience. Introducing an innovative new hybrid combat system that seamlessly blends gunplay with hand-to-hand combat and AI partner, the game puts the full combat potential of a highly trained, highly agitated law-enforcement officer into players’ hands.



Dead to Rights: Retribution is rated “M” for Mature by the ESRB and will be available on April 27, 2010 for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.