Alpha Protocol

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action RPG / Release: Jun 1, 2010 / ESRB: M

Sega: No Sequel for Obsidian's Alpha Protocol

By Brian Leahy, Jul 06, 2010 10:00am PDT

The Obsidian developed spy RPG Alpha Protocol will not be getting a sequel from publisher Sega. Speaking with CVG, Sega West president Mike Hayes...


"I think A LOT of the Alpha Protocol issues could be fixed w/ a some play-testing and some ..."

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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

Alpha Protocol Trailer Astonishes and Confounds

By Alice O'Connor, May 21, 2010 8:20am PDT

You might expect this new Alpha Protocol trailer named "A Lover, Not a Fighter" to feature awkward in-game sex scenes and you would be correct. Less expected, however, is the pumping soundtrack of women moaning protagonist Michael Thorton's name over foot


"Is this game going to be good? I can't tell. It looks generic."

- NemoDatt see all 32 comments

Alpha Protocol Trailer: You Are Here - Deal With It

By Alice O'Connor, May 14, 2010 5:40am PDT

With Alpha Protocol's release fast approaching, a new trailer has arrived to explain the political landscape in Obsidian's espionag


"This is just one of those games where I really have no idea of whether or not I'm going to like ..."

- Prospero424 see all 6 comments

Alpha Protocol Gone Gold, Gets New Trailer

By Chris Faylor, May 04, 2010 11:00am PDT

Initially due in February 2009 before getting pushed to October 2009 and finally June


"Really looking forward to this. I'd be surprised if there were not some technical issues, as ..."

- xsikal see all 13 comments

Alpha Protocol PC DRM Explained, Will Be Removed Eventually

By Alice O'Connor, May 03, 2010 7:40am PDT

Publisher Sega has explained the ins and outs of the 'Uniloc: SoftAnchor' DRM scheme chosen for Obsidian Entertainment's espionage RPG Alpha...


"Out of interest, where does this info come from? Has Sega released that via a press release? Or ..."

- nodebug see all 54 comments

Alpha Protocol Pre-Order Bonuses Detailed

By Chris Faylor, Apr 27, 2010 10:00am PDT

Back when Alpha Protocol was due in 2009, retailer GameCrazy was offering an "Exclusive Stealth Pack" to those that pre-ordered the stealth-action...


"Pssssh... you're all retarded if you believe Alpha Protocol is actually going to come out in ..."

- Ghillie see all 14 comments

Alpha Protocol Trailers Highlight 'Dialogue Stance System,' Questionable Allies

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 26, 2010 8:00am PDT

Alpha Protocol developer Obsidian Entertainment has rolled out a trio of new trailers for the espionage RPG, focusing on the 'Diaglogue Stance System' as well as two


"Ugh, I hate time limits on dialogue options. At least some of the choices appear to have ..."

- House see all 4 comments

Alpha Protocol Trailers Show Two New Contacts

By Brian Leahy, Apr 23, 2010 7:00pm PDT

As Alpha Protocol's release date approaches, Sega and Obsidian are well into the marketing campaign, continuing the series of videos introducing different contacts in the game. First up is Scarlet Lake, a journalist and the subject of a little "


""redhead's are complicated"? that's not what I heard about redheads!"

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Alpha Protocol Trailer Introduces Henry Leland

By Brian Leahy, Apr 21, 2010 1:20pm PDT

The Alpha Protocol trailers keep coming, this one introducing Henry Leland: a weapons dealer that has found some of his inventory missing. Alpha Protocol, the "espionage RPG", is due to


"I hope this game is polished and well done on release and not a buggy weird mess. "

- freshyk see all 3 comments

Alpha Protocol Trailers Introduce Contacts

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 20, 2010 5:40am PDT

A pair of new Alpha Protocol trailers introduce grizzled information broker Grigori and the violent Sie, two of the contacts top spy Michael Thorton might work with in the espionage RPG by Obsidian--the studio formed by veterans of Fallout developer Black


"Looking forward to this. An RPG set in the real world, how can I not support that?"

- Xulu see all 11 comments

Alpha Protocol Dev Diary: 'Your Weapon is Choice'

By Jeff Mattas, Apr 07, 2010 3:33pm PDT

A new developer-driven trailer for Alpha Protocol, Obsidian Entertainment's upcoming super-spy RPG, provides us with a fair mix of talking heads and gameplay footage. A range of topics are discussed, including the design of main character Michael Th


"...and then I will play it and think "wow this is complete garbage""

- electric_wizard see all 26 comments

Alpha Protocol Dev Diary: Weapons and Abilities

By Brian Leahy, Mar 04, 2010 5:30pm PST

Now that Alpha Protocol looks good-to-go for a June 1st release (May 28th in Europe), it's time for Obsidian Entertainment and SEGA to roll-out the trailers and developer diaries. In this


"I'm interested in this, but why do I keep getting the feeling some marketing person wants to ..."

- House see all 12 comments

Alpha Protocol Media Brings Proper Protection

By Chris Faylor, Mar 01, 2010 12:45pm PST

Sure, Alpha Protocol is all about the seductive nature of globe-trotting, s


"What is with all the nuthugging on this game? This game is a mess: 1. Voice overs: Flat , ..."

- bigdady92 see all 17 comments

Alpha Protocol Gets Release Date, Again

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 25, 2010 6:00am PST

The release date for Obsidian Entertainment's twice-delayed PC, PlayStation 3 Xbox 360 and espionage RPG Alpha Protocol has finally beeen settled,...


"I wonder if I could get through the entire game by head-slamming."

- keej see all 51 comments