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Meet the cast of the upcoming Showdown Effect

Posted by: Russell at 1/4/2013 12:56 PM
Paradox Interactive has released a new video that's part developer diary, part "meet the cast" for their upcoming 2.5D action game The Showdown Effect.  The video introduces players to four of the 80s/90s action-movie archetypes you'll see in the game, including a time-traveler Austrian searching for his identity, a grizzled cop with only one day until retirement, a plucky girl genius searching for her father's killer, and a gentleman who believes the answer to any problem is punching it.  Oh come on, admit it, you've seen at least one of these in a movie before.

The Showdown Effect comes out March 5th, but you can take part in the beta by heading on over to beta.theshowdowneffect.com.