The demo for Binary Domain will hit North American PS3s tomorrow, February 14, and Xboxes the following day, on February 15. The demo includes a test run of Binary Domain's voice-command system, which is optional in combat and non-combat situations, and allows player to have "more natural dialogue with their allies," Sega says.
The demo will see participants run through two early missions in a near-future Tokyo. The Japanese demo launched on February 1 and took place in Shibuya's Spain-zaka area and in a setting similar to Shinjuku Station. Binary Domain launches on February 28 in North America.
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SAN FRANCISCO AND LONDON (February 13, 2012) – SEGA® of America, Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. today announced that the demo for the much anticipated third person, squad shooter Binary Domain™ will be released to western markets on February 14 for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and on February 15, 2012 for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.
Xbox 360® and PlayStation3® players will experience the world of Binary Domain by playing through two of the Rust Crew's early missions set in near future Tokyo. You'll take command of Dan Marshall and work together with a squad of teammates from an elite international taskforce who watch and react to your every move. Gamers will have to fight highly intelligent robotic opponents and will also get the chance to try out Binary Domain's ground breaking Consequence System. This system allows you to interact with and influence teammates in a variety of ways never before seen in a third person shooter, By using voice recognition in combat and non-combat situations players have a more natural dialogue with their allies, one which affects their behaviour and attitude.
Binary Domain is a pioneering third-person squad shooter from the creators of the Yakuza series. Set in near-future Tokyo where climate change has caused many living in the lower city of Tokyo to live in poverty. With a central branching storyline, voice recognition in combat and conversation and AAA shooter mechanics Binary Domain offers something genuinely unique to the genre.
Binary Domain will be available in North America on February 28th, 2012, on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.
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- Key specs
- Reviews • 18
- Game format Optical disc, Downloadable
- Online features Multiplayer, Voice chat, Video chat, Store, Browser
- Drive capacity 250 GB
- Controller type Wired, Wireless
- Motion controls Accelerometer, Gyroscopic
- Video outputs HDMI (v1.3), RCA / composite
- Released 2012-09-25
Microsoft Xbox One