Dead Space Series News


Dead Space dev may be making a MOBA

By Steve Watts, Oct 10, 2012 3:00pm PDT

A series of job listings seems to indicate that Visceral Games, the studio behind the Dead Space series, is setting its sights on the MOBA genre.


"DOTA2 will probably be the WoW of MOBA games. It'll gather the largest community, people will ..."

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Dead Space 3 trailer: 17 minutes of gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 26, 2012 11:00am PDT

Every now and then, something goes forgotten, a delightful surprise waiting to be rediscovered when you first dig your coat out your cupboard the next winter and put your hand in a pocket. This seventeen-minute Dead Space 3 gameplay walkthrough isn't quite that old, released...


"Why are these guys explaining exactly what is happening on screen as it happens? It really ..."

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Dead Space 3 coming February 5

By Steve Watts, Aug 14, 2012 8:30am PDT

EA has announced Dead Space 3 will hit on February 5, and detailed some bonuses for pre-ordering the "Limited Edition" of the game.


"Dead Space 2 was awesome, just like Dead Space 1 was. I'm iffy about 3 though."

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Dead Space 3 preview: for those afraid of change

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 06, 2012 1:00pm PDT

What happens to Dead Space 3 when you get rid of the giant alien bosses? The human enemies? The action-packed co-op sections? Well, it happens to feel a lot like the original Dead Space.


"They also said the game could be played solo and shortly after showed a mission in that style.. ..."

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Dead Space 3 video: 20 minutes of action

By John Keefer, Jul 11, 2012 10:00am PDT

There has been a lot of buzz about the next installment in Isaac Clarke's horror series Dead Space, but its always good to draw your own conclusions. Would 20-minutes of gameplay footage help? We thought so.


"This guy annoys the fuck out me. Just show us footage without telling us how awesome it is 500 ..."

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Dead Space 3 preview

By Jeff Mattas, Jun 06, 2012 6:15am PDT

We get a look at the closed-door E3 Dead Space 3 live demo, and come away with some impressions of new things like the ice planet locale, human enemies, a cover system, and more.


"I know the chance won't come, but if the game had the level of freedom-of-choice that I would ..."

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Dead Space 3 formally announced, packing co-op

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2012 1:21pm PDT

There's been plenty of whispers about Dead Space 3 in the run-up to E3, and today EA finally revealed the poorly-kept secret. Visceral's decidely action-packed shooter is coming to PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 in February 2013 and yes, it will pack drop-in, drop-out co-op.


"I hate when they dont say wether it's online or splitscreen co-op"

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Dead Space 3 leaked screens confirm co-op

By Andrew Yoon, May 31, 2012 10:30am PDT

Although Electronic Arts hasn't officially announced Dead Space 3 yet, we already have a pretty good idea of what to expect. Leaked screenshots confirm previous rumors: the game is getting co-op.


"Crazy thought here but whether or not coop "fits" with a game might depend on the game. DayZ is ..."

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Dead Space's 'new chapter' teased, introduces John Carver

By Andrew Yoon, May 29, 2012 2:30pm PDT

EA has released a new video that introduces John Carver--a character that could be Isaac Clarke's rumored co-op partner.


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New Dead Space game confirmed, rumored to have co-op

By Andrew Yoon, May 09, 2012 4:15pm PDT

Earlier rumors suggested Isaac Clarke's third journey would take him to an icy planet. However, a new report suggests Isaac won't be alone for this outing. Dead Space 3 will supposedly feature support for drop-in, drop-out co-op.


"System Shock 2 is one of my top best COOP experiences ever. "

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Dead Space 3 spotted on retail site

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 17, 2012 5:30pm PDT

Although Electronic Arts has yet to announce Dead Space 3, the game has surfaced yet again--this time as a pre-order on a South African games website.


"The second one addresses this really well, I actually finished it and loved it all"

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