Blacklight: Tango Down

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Jul 14, 2010 / ESRB: T

Blacklight Sequel Free-to-Play, Microtransaction-Based

By Steve Watts, Jan 17, 2011 8:30am PST

Zombie Studios plans to use the sequel to Blacklight: Tango Down to experiment with a microtransaction-based sales model. Big Download reports that...


"I found the game quite enjoyable. I played for hours on end but was quite disappointed in the ..."

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Daily Filter: November 5, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 05, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


"There's a Sims Medieval? How totally random. The RPG and strategy elements make me wonder if it ..."

- Dave-A see all 3 comments

Daily Filter: November 3, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 03, 2010 6:30pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


Blacklight: Tango Down Dated for PS3: October 26

By Brian Leahy, Oct 19, 2010 12:20pm PDT

Zombie Studios and Ignition Entertainment's Blacklight: Tango Down will be released on the PlayStation Network on October 26 for $15 for US gamers. It will be released in the UK and Europe on November 3 for 10 pounds.


"I still can't believe they didn't have dedicated servers on the pc version and that you cannot ..."

- X-GOUKI see all 2 comments

Limbo Dominates XBLA Leaderboards in July

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 11, 2010 3:30pm PDT

Now that July is behind us and Xbox Live's 'Summer of Arcade' is in full-swing, it's a good a time as any to check out the initial sales figures...


"I don't know how accurate those numbers are. I've been playing Monkey Island 2 since July and ..."

- Bull see all 12 comments

Blacklight: Tango Down now Available on PC [Update]

By Xav de Matos, Jul 14, 2010 10:10am PDT

[Update: 12:15pm] An Ignition representative tells Shacknews that Blacklight: Tango Down will be available on Steam, Direct2Drive and Impulse at...


"Was looking forward to this, but thank god for downloadable trial versions.. Really not very ..."

- kurumba see all 32 comments

Xbox Live: "Action Arcade" Savings, Blacklight Confirmed and Fight Night Round 4 on Demand

By Xav de Matos, Jul 06, 2010 7:45am PDT

This week's Xbox Live "Deal of the Week" discounts a set of action-focused Arcade titles, most down 50% from their original price. The Action...


Xbox Live: Blacklight XBLA Release "Coming Soon", New Toy Soldiers and Worms 2 DLC Inbound

By Xav de Matos, Jun 29, 2010 2:59pm PDT

Although Major Nelson has listed the online-only shooter Blacklight: Tango Down for a July 7 release on the Xbox Live Arcade, an Ignition...


"Someone tell MS that I'd gladly fill my hdd up with games on demand if you took them all down at ..."

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Blacklight: Tango Down Dev Diary Talks Customisation

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 29, 2010 7:00am PDT

Weapon customisation is the focus of a new developer diary for Zombie's Blacklight: Tango Down, revealing the multitude of options on offer in the downloadable shooter. "About twe


"The trinkets that you can clip on your weapons look pretty dumb and visually distracting. Might ..."

- Poor Yurik see all 6 comments

Weekend Confirmed Episode 11

By Garnett Lee, Jun 04, 2010 12:00pm PDT

E3 looms less than two weeks away but games already out get this week's show off to a big start. Jeff is away on vacation but EGM EIC Billy...


"Awesome show. I want to play red dead so bad! I also need a Razor Naga!"

- donnyk see all 194 comments

Blacklight: Tango Down Co-op Mode, Media Revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 19, 2010 6:20am PDT

Zombie's downloadable shooter Blacklight: Tango Down will feature co-op missions for up to four players, the developer revealed today. The...


"Mediocre at much. The animations looks way weird. And no dedicated servers? Gimmie a break. What ..."

- Damarius101 see all 4 comments

Blacklight Screenshots Reveal 'The Order'

By Chris Faylor, Apr 08, 2010 4:30pm PDT

Back in March, publisher Ignition blew the lid off the Blacklight, the first playable faction found in Zombie Studios' upcoming downloadable...


"For some reason the guns look too big, like the models had their size variable increased by 10% ..."

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New Screens Escort Blacklight: Tango Down Details

By Brian Leahy, Mar 30, 2010 1:40pm PDT

Details on the upcoming downloadable shooter from Zombie Games and Ignition Entertainment, Blacklight: Tango Down (trailer), were revealed today...


"My eyes glazed over this game's press release. I can't even remember its title. Kojima'd!"

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First Trailer of FPS Blacklight: Tango Down

By Brian Leahy, Mar 02, 2010 11:30am PST

The first video teaser for Zombie Studios' Blacklight: Tango Down, which Chris Faylor previewed almost a year ago, has been released along with new...


"Or you could download one of the half a dozen Unreal 3 mods that look exactly like this, if not ..."

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An Early Glimpse of Zombie's Blacklight

By Chris Faylor, Mar 17, 2009 8:34am PDT

America's Army and Saw: The Video Game developer Zombie Studios today unveiled its latest project, a cross-medium "military action franchise" known...