Dead Rising 2 Gets Release Date, Exclusive DLC on 360
Capcom reveals late August release date, 360 exclusive DLC
Capcom and Blue Castle Games' killer zombie sequel Dead Rising 2 will launch in North America on August 31, it was revealed today as part of Microsoft's X10 conference.
Japan gets the sequel on September 2 followed by Europe on September 3. All three versions of the game - PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 - are due simultaneously.
In addition, the Xbox 360 will get an "downloadable prologue" dubbed "Dead Rising 2: CASE ZERO" that's due to arrive "shortly before the title releases in August." The "exclusive Game Add-on" is said to "allow Xbox 360 gamers to get their first glimpse into the Dead Rising 2 story with exclusive content that will not be featured in the full game."