It’s Resistance Tuesday!
Everything is kicking off on anything and everything Resistance 2. In Japan, a press release was issued for the unveiling of the official bluetooth headset for the PLAYSTATION 3 which will be bundled with SOCOM: US Navy Seals Confrontation but in that press release, it was shown that R2 would available in Japan from November 13th.
But that aint all.
SCEA then announced the contents of the limited edition of Resistance 2 which will cost $80 along with the readers choice boxart AND a US release date of November 4th.
Full press release:
Sony Computer Entertainment America Inc. (SCEA) announced today that Resistance 2(TM), from independent developer Insomniac Games, will release in North America on November 4 and will be offered in a special collector’s edition while supplies last. The collector’s edition for Resistance 2, the highly-anticipated follow-up to the best-selling PLAYSTATION(R)3 computer entertainment system (PS3(TM) system) launch title, Resistance: Fall of Man(R), will be available for a suggested retail price of $79.99 at participating retailers with the following premium items included:
— Created by DC Unlimited, an exclusive Chimeran Hybrid action figure with Bullseye weapon.
— A double-sided hard-cover Resistance 2 art book covering war-torn America from two unique perspectives.
— Exclusive in-game HVAP Wraith multiplayer weapon skin
— Copy of Resistance 2 with special edition cover artwork selected by the fans
The special collector’s edition also includes a bonus DVD of exclusive Resistance 2 additional contents including:
— A preview into the upcoming Resistance novel, “Resistance: The Gathering Storm” by well-known science fiction author William Dietz.
— “America Forever Lost”, Behind The Scenes video of Resistance 2 with Insomniac Games
— “Shattered History” Resistance chronology video — provides a visual guideline from the earliest days of the Chimera invasion to the current storyline.
— Digital copy of Issue #0 of the Resistance comic book series published by Wildstorm.
But wait, whats Europe getting? Not a release date, not yet anyways (But thats is expected fairly soon), but SCEE will get a fairly big treat in October concerning Resistance 2 in the shape of a multiplayer demo.
Nothing else was confirmed except that the demo would be coming in October.
Craaaazy or what?