Hot off the heels of their prestigious TA GOTY Award
, Capcom have announced the release date and price for Dead Rising 2: Case West
The game will be hitting the Marketplace on December 27th, priced at a higher 800 MSP.
As previously detailed
, DR2:CW will see DR2's Chuck reuinite with war-covering photojournalist Frank West as the two of them infiltrate the Phenotrans Facility in an attempt to uncover the company's murky dealings, acting as an epilogue to DR2's narrative.
Playable both in online co-op and single player (with an AI partner), Case West
introduces new weapon combos, new enemies and sees a return of the original game's photography element.
While there has been confusion about it, Capcom's official blog
have confirmed that Case West is indeed a standalone XBLA game and you do not need to own Dead Rising 2 (Xbox 360)
to play it.