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From Gamescom 2010. It looks amazing I have to say. Also I like how the new (old) Cole model is already in the game. Infamous 2 is currently scheduled for release in Spring 2011 exclusively to the PS3. Enjoy
Over the last few months, Sony’s first-party developers have been making announcement after announcement of major games that would make any PS3 owner want to fast-forward into the future. Some of these titles include Resistance 3, Killzone 3, LBP 2, inFamous 2, R&C: All 4 One, GT5, and even the return of Twisted Metal. That’s a dream team of games right there, but according SCEE president and CEO Andrew House, there’s even more to come.
Speaking at Sony’s presscon at GamesCom, House teased that this year will be a great one for the PlayStation brand as they’ve got more aces up their sleeve. “we’ve heard from Resistance 3 and Ratchet and Clank All 4 One, along side games such as infamous 2, Sorcery, GT5, Killzone 3, and a few more we’ve yet to share…” he said. “This is going to be a stellar year for PlayStation”
Sony has had a great year so far with the release of titles such as Heavy Rain and God of War III. With the rain of big sequels already announced, it’s kinda hard to think of more to add to that list. Who cares? That’s very welcome news.
[via PlayStation Lifestyle]
Here is something that is always nice to see, a little pre-show walk through of SONY’s booth with your host: James Gallagher of EU PlayStation.Blog.
Here are some of the special attacks you can do in Kung-Fu: Live.
- Power Punch: Rush left or right horizontally with devastating speed and force.
- Time Stop: Slow down the speed of time to allow for multiple precise attacks.
- Lighting Attack: Shock your opponents with brutal electricity
- Ground Pound: Slam into the cement with the player’s fist to send shockwaves to all of the enemies.
A very cool and unique feature is the ability to have a 5 person party brawl! Four people can pick up a controller to fight as the Dragon Gang against the person playing live on camera! More details on this closer to the games release.
Then some details about a boss fight. You get to fight against 4-story tall characters called the “Gatekeepers”.
In order to take down the giants, the player had to utilize all of his special moves and attacks, while also platforming all across the giant arena, even ‘flying’ into the air using updrafts in the canyon by holding their arms out to lift them up.
[tab:Kung Fu Press Release of Awesomeness]
Kung-Fu LIVE fuses players into a world of pulp action-comics with accurate real-time motion and image scanning, letting fans step into the fight like never before. Using the PlayStation®Eye, Virtual Air Guitar Company’s patented Freemotion® technology has helped to create the first controller-free PlayStation®Move fighting game of its kind that challenges players to survive using a limitless array of martial arts and acrobatic moves using their own bodies. With enormous interactive environments, a roster of impossible-made-possible power moves, and unique multiplayer components, Kung-Fu LIVE ensures that your Bruce Lee moments will be full of awesomeness!
Gamescom Demonstration Recap:
‘THE MASTER AND THE APPRENTICE’ – Set in the majestic dojo on ‘Goji Lake’, a mysterious ‘White Warrior’ prepares the player for combat by putting them to the test launching deadly flying kicks, incredibly fast punches, and magically cloning herself to attack the player from three different directions.
‘DRAGON ATTACK’ – The player is cornered in a back alley brawl with a group of thugs known as the ‘C-Street Dragon Gang.’ This is the player’s first opportunity to put some of their skills to the test, utilizing any move they have in their body’s own arsenal. In addition to that, the player can unleash their superhuman powers on the Dragons like the ‘Power Punch’ (rushing left and right horizontally with devastating speed and force), Time Stop (slowing down the speed of time to allow for multiple precise attacks), Lighting Attack (shocking their opponents with brutal electricity), and Ground Pound (slamming into the cement with the player’s fist to send shockwaves to all of the enemies.)
In this section, players also had the opportunity to pick up a controller to fight AS the Dragon Gang AGAINST the fighter playing live on camera. This is a first for a full-body motion game, and in the final release, players can use up to four controllers against one fighter in an all-out 5 person party brawl. This innovative feature will be demonstrated in more depth later this Fall closer to release.
‘FIGHTING ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS’ – Finally, the players saw a fight against two loud, 4-story tall characters known as the ‘Gatekeepers.’ The Gatekeepers are giant, club-wielding, tea-drinking ‘boss’ characters with an unusual appreciation for fine china. In order to take down the giants, the player had to utilize all of his special moves and attacks, while also platforming all across the giant arena, even ‘flying’ into the air using updrafts in the canyon by holding their arms out to lift them up.
Additional Information on ‘Virtual Air Guitar Company’ – Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Virtual Air Guitar Company Ltd is an independent game developer specializing in camera-based games for PlayStation 3 system, Xbox 360 and PC. The company was founded in 2006 by new media, computer vision and virtual reality researchers to design and develop unique social games and exergames using the patented FreeMotion® technology. For more information, please visit www.virtualairguitar.com.
[tab: Gamescom 2010 Trailer]
In case you missed the trailer here it is again: