XSEED Games announced a collaboration between Killer is Dead and Japanese rock group JESSE and the BONEZ today. The tag-team-up sees the group's "BOSSMAN" and "ACCESS VIOLATION" tracks being featured in the actioner, and they also busted out a special music video trailer. Check it out after the jump.
Short Peace opens in Japan July 20th. Spinning off from this as a "fifth" entry in theproject will be Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day, a PlayStation 3 “high-speed effect action” 2D side-scroller set in modern Japan, directed by Tokyo Jungle‘s Yohei Kataoka and written by No More Heroes' Suda51. Check out the first trailer after the jump.
Here's some interesting creative lineage. Short Peace, the new anime anthology feature helmed by Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo opens in Japan July 20th. According to an early look at the new Famitsu, Killer is Dead director Goichi Suda is working with Namco Bandai on an upcoming PlayStation 3 side-scrolling game, Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day. The “high-speed effect action” 2D side-scroller set in modern Japan is being though of as the fifth part of the project.
A new episode of KID TV is here to chat with the ladies and show off Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture's Killer is Dead, including more of the boss fight with Alice. Be wary of slight spoilers if you want to go into the game completely fresh, but otherwise enjoy some action and Gigolo mission fun after the jump.
Publisher XSEED Games is finally moving on from the more vague "summer" plan for the release of Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture's Killer is Dead. The action game is set to hit PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in North America on August 27. More after the jump.
The latest promotional clip for Grasshopper Manufacture and Suda51's insane looking action game Killer is Dead is a doozy. Be wary if you want to go into the game blind, but if you don't care then get ready for some intense action against enemies and, of course, a mostly-nude boss dude wearing nothing but thin strips of royal gold after the jump.
Another promo arrived for Suda51 (No More Heroes, Shadows of the Damned) and Grasshopper Manufacture's stylish action game Killer is Dead, and this one's pretty gnarly. Watch as lead assassin Mondo Zappa puts an end to his foes in the blood-splattered trailer after the jump.
We've seen a few intense Killer is Dead trailers and plenty of screens, but a new pair of clips offers what might be the best look yet at Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture's game in action. See a boss fight and a Gigolo mission after the jump!
Publisher XSEED Games busted out a bunch of new screens for Killer is Dead. This time around we get a better look at some of the adversaries of Mondo Zappa, the protagonist and professional Executioner who travels the globe taking out nefarious criminals. Check 'em out past the break.
Killer is Dead's Mondo Zappa doesn't always ask for a lot when it comes to taking on assignments. Sometimes all he wants is a kiss, as evidenced in the beginning of the latest trailer for Suda51's upcoming action game. You'll also see more of the gigolo portions and a tiny bit of action in the clip after the jump.
A special Killer is Dead TV episode features Zappa's boss Vivian Squall and assistant Mika Takekawa showing off the Gigolo Glasses and more. It's not subtitled, but you'll also be able to catch some fresh gameplay footage in the video after the jump.
Killer is Dead—the upcoming action game from Suda51 and the folks at Grasshopper Manufacture and Kadokawa Games—has a bunch of new screens that show off a little bit of action… in both the combat and gigolo departments. Check 'em out after the jump.
On Monday we were able to soak in the latest Japanese promotional video for Suda51's Killer is Dead, which is gunning for a worldwide release this summer. Now we have a version of the trailer with English voiceovers, so hit the jump to watch!
So far Killer is Dead is looking like the kind of wild experience we've come to expect from Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture, and a second promotional video has arrived to hammer that notion home. Check it out after the jump!