Prototype 2

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Jul 24, 2012 / ESRB: M

Shack PSA: Prototype 2 out on PC today

By Steve Watts, Jul 24, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Prototype 2 has released on the PC version today, which includes the "Radnet Edition" extras.


Radical Entertainment shut down

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 28, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Radical Entertainment, best known for the Prototype series, has been shut down.


April NPD: Prototype 2, Kinect Star Wars top the charts

By Andrew Yoon, May 10, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Gamers really wanted to meet their maker, apparently. Prototype 2 topped software sales in April, the latest sales figures from the NPD show. Other strong performers include Shacknews Game of the Year The Witcher 2.


Prototype 2 'Colossal Mayhem' and 'Excessive Force' DLC dated

By Steve Watts, May 08, 2012 8:30am PDT

The first Prototype 2 DLC is available today for $4.99, or free for Collector's Edition purchasers. The second will come on May 29.


Prototype 2 pre-order bonuses announced

By Steve Watts, Mar 12, 2012 2:00pm PDT

Activision has outlined the pre-order bonuses for Prototype 2, which differ for Amazon, Best Buy, and GameStop.


Prototype 2 'Collector's Edition' announced, DLC coming May

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 15, 2012 6:30am PST

Activision has an even more collectible version of Prototype 2. The newly announced "Blackwatch Collector's Edition" carries a premium $80 price tag.


Prototype 2 'Radnet Edition' announced; PC edition delayed

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 31, 2012 8:00am PST

There's kind-of-good-ish Prototype 2 news, and there's bad Prototype 2 news. The bad is that the PC edition has been delayed until July 24. The kind-of-good-ish is that a "limited launch quantity" of console copies will pack 55 items of DLC for free.


Prototype 2 tie-in game 'ProtoSlice' hits iOS

By Steve Watts, Nov 04, 2011 7:15am PDT

Activision has worked with Slice HD developers TwitchGames to make a promotional tie-in game for Prototype 2, titled ProtoSlice.


Prototype 2 'Red Zone' trailer shows havoc in New York

By Steve Watts, Oct 17, 2011 7:15am PDT

A new trailer from NYCC shows off Prototype 2 protagonist Heller beating up mercs and commanding monsters.


Prototype 2 Preview

By Garnett Lee, Aug 26, 2011 4:00pm PDT

For PAX 2011, Activision brought out a "near alpha" version of Prototype 2, showing off the sequel's enhanced graphics and tweaked gameplay.


Daily Filter: August 19, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Aug 19, 2011 8:15pm PDT

Today's Filter features four new trailers for Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, a cinematic trailer for Might & Magic Heroes VI, a new trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic, and much more!


Daily Filter: July 22, 2011

By Tyler J. Smith, Jul 22, 2011 8:00pm PDT

Today's Filter features a walkthrough of Call of Duty Elite, a cinematic trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic, a story trailer for Prototype 2, a ridiculous Saints Row: The Third trailer, and a new developer diary for Rage.


Prototype 2 gets April release; September launch for X-Men Destiny

By Xav de Matos, Jul 20, 2011 5:15pm PDT

Activision has revealed the release date information for two of its upcoming titles: Prototype 2 and X-Men Destiny. Impatient? You can check out both games this week if you're heading to the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con.


E3 2011: Prototype 2

By Xav de Matos, Jun 17, 2011 1:15pm PDT

Prototype 2 is set to deliver a new adventure, built upon a fresh engine, and starring a new lead character. Former soldier James Heller hunts down Alex Mercer (the original game's hero) in a revenge drama set for 2012.


Prototype 2 E3 trailer breaks out

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 06, 2011 5:45am PDT

Growled threats, booming bass notes and mass evisceration make up the E3 trailer for Free Radical's super-powered sequel, along with a good burst of gameplay snippets.