EIDOS TO DEBUT
ROGUE TROOPER IN 2006
Copyright 2006 Eidos plc
[ January 11th 2006 ]
Interactive, one of the world's leading developers
and publishers of entertainment software, today
confirms that ROGUE
TROOPER, a futuristic tactical action game
based on the 2000 AD comic strip, will be released
in North America in Spring 2006 for the PlayStation
2 computer entertainment system, Xbox video game
system from Microsoft and PC.
Trooper has the attitude, the artillery and the
technique to deliver a high quality third person
tactical action game experience to players. We're
delighted to be working with Eidos on bringing
Rogue Trooper to gamers everywhere." Jason Kingsley,
CEO and Creative Director, Rebellion.
Infantryman (G.I.), Rogue is one of an elite regiment
of biologically-engineered clone troops, created
to overcome Nu Earth's hostile atmosphere and
fight, unhindered, against the brutal Nort War
witnessing the betrayal and annihilation of his
entire regiment at the Quartz Zone Massacre, Rogue
has gone AWOL, determined to hunt down the traitor
general who sent his brothers-in-arms to their
TROOPER blends intense third person action and
next generation stealth, as Rogue wreaks revenge
armed with the very latest experimental weaponry.
arsenal offers him a unique advantage over his
opponents; encoded bio-chips containing the digitized
personalities of his fallen comrades are implanted
in his gun (Gunnar), helmet (Helm) and backpack
(Bagman), each offering their full military experience
at the player's fingertips.
Trooper features intense online gameplay modes,
where gamers can experience up to four-player
co-operative gameplay in all new maps.