Ever since it was announced at last year's E3 conference, fans of the Steel Battalion
have waited patiently to get their hands on a piece of Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor
. Now, nearly a year later, a demo has been released for this long-awaited Kinect/controller hybrid, which can be found here
. At the moment, this demo appears to be Gold-exclusive.This all-new game revives the fan-favorite Steel Battalion series! Microsoft has joined forces with Capcom and From Software to bring you this groundbreaking collaborative project to the Xbox 360. Manhattan, 2082. In a world where computers and almost all modern technology has been lost, the greatest nations of the world continue to battle for hegemony. The American army lands in New York to begin it's first big offensive of a long ground war. Soldiers fire from the trenches as scorched bunkers belch black smoke. As comrades continually fall to the unrelenting crossfire of bullets, the Vertical Tanks make their laborious advance... Experience the battlefield as never before with Kinect! This is what gamers have been waiting for!Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor
is set to be released on June 19th, 2012 in North America and three days later on June 22nd in Europe.