Dead Rising 2: Off the Record taps SABU to direct short film for Japan

Unless you live in Japan, you've probably never heard of acclaimed director SABU. His real name is Hiroyuki Tanaka, and his latest project is a short film for Japan to promote the upcoming Dead Rising 2: Off the Record.

The film is titled Tokyo Dead Rising and will be screened a day prior to the game's launch in Japan on October 13. If you're in the area, head over to Capcom-Unity's Japanese arm for details.

A brief trailer for the film can be seen above.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.