A demo for Vanquish, Sega’s upcoming third-person shooter from Shinji Mikami, will be launching on August 31 on Live Marketplace for the 360 and PS Store for the PS3. Over four years in the making, Vanquish is set to ship on October 19 in North America, 21 in Australia, and 22 in Europe.
The VANQUISH Official Demo: Velocity Attack, allows players to choose one level from the two levels of difficulty (Casual or Normal) available. Taking on the role of Sam, a United States government agent kitted out with a futuristic ARS battle suit, players are vying for ownership of the planet’s remaining energy resources against Russia on board a huge space station. On entering the third port lobby of the space station, numerous enemy robots are being brought in by dropships. Players have a huge arsenal of weaponry and upgrades at their disposal, as well as the ability to hijack “Walkers”, or use the suits unique Boost and AR mode to take down the robots. The demo climaxes with the formidable boss, Argus which you will need to use all your skills acquired throughout the demo to defeat.
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