Lost Planet 2 Xbox Demo Lands August 19

A demo of Capcom's upcoming sci-fi shooter Lost PLanet 2 will hit Xbox Live on August 19, Capcom has announced. Gold subscirbers will have access to the demo that day, while Silver members can take a crack at it on August 26. nope The demo will center around a "desperate battle against the enormous G-Type Salamander Akrid boss." Squads of four players will cooperate to bring down the beast by "shearing off its legs" or "being swallowed and fighting their way out from the inside."

Lost Planet 2 is set to ship this winter on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.