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House of the Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut announced, screens included

Posted by: Nathaniel at 5/27/2011 4:43 PM
Sega announced today that it is bringing its classic B-movie style blood and mutant-fest, House of the Dead: Overkill, to the PS3 and PS3 Move.  Called House of the Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut, the game will be in glorious HD and 3D for the very first time.  All seven stages from original have been re-mastered.  The game includes two brand new scenarios, and, of course, Trophy support.  

HD, 3D, Move support....is there any way to make House of the Dead: Overkill - Extended Cut any better or more immersive?  You'll be able to find out for yourself when the game comes out on October 28 in Europe and October 25 in the United States, and get ready for more details during E3.

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THE HOUSE OF THE DEAD: OVERKILL – EXTENDED CUT ANNOUNCED!



Murderous Mutant Mayhem with Move and 3D Support Exclusive to PlayStation®3 system!





LONDON & SAN FRANCISCO (May 27, 2011) – SEGA® Europe Ltd. and SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced that mutant-massacring B-movie blood fest, The House of the Dead: OVERKILL - Extended Cut™ is presented for the first time in full HD with 3D support and PlayStation®Move compatibility on the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system. This gruesome shooter puts you in the middle of a mutant outbreak in Bayou County. With all seven stages of the original re-mastered and two brand new scenarios added, the ‘baddest’ just got bigger!



Using a host of weapons, watch your back as mutants go mad for blood! Blast bloody pieces out of their wretched bodies to save you and a friend’s life as you work to uncover the mystery behind the outbreak. New goodies like PlayStation® trophies, new game modes and new content are outnumbered by only one thing: Bullets. Will you defeat everything this freakish nightmare town throws at you or will you become mutant chowder?



“The House of the Dead: OVERKILL – Extended Cut for the PlayStation®3 system will send players to the shrieking mad heart of mutant mayhem. This time we went further, faster and bloodier than before. We extended everything, even the title.” – Said Gary Knight of SEGA.



Experience 3D so real, you’ll still be crying late into the night and Move support so moving, you’ll place every shot right between the eyes! The House of the Dead: OVERKILL - Extended Cut is due for release October 28, 2011, in Europe, and October 25 in the United States for PlayStation®Move for the PlayStation®3 system. Prepare to see more at E3, if you dare!

About SEGA Europe Ltd.:
SEGA® Europe Ltd. is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA Corporation, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA Europe’s web site is located at www.sega.com.



About SEGA of America, Inc.:
SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. SEGA of America’s Web site is located at www.sega.com.



About Headstrong Games:
Headstrong Games is situated in the heart of London and is part of the Kuju Entertainment development group. The studio develops entertainment software products across a variety of platforms, with current titles on Xbox 360, PS3, PC, 3DS and Wii, and is also working on both PS3 Move and Kinect games. Headstrong develop original IP as well as working with all of the major video game software publishers. The company website is located at www.headstrong-games.com.