Frank West is the latest fictional character to hit rock bottom. Now, he’s looking for redemption the only way he knows how to do so: By killing tons of zombies and taking pictures of their shambling corpses. It’s just another day of work for the photo journalist turned badass, as he’s our main man in Dead Rising 2: Off the Record.
Set for release this coming Tuesday, Dead Rising 2: Off the Record has received its launch trailer. Shown within is a mix of back story and gameplay action, which doesn’t gloss over Frank’s troubled times.
Check it out below and let us know what you’re most excited for in this sequel.
Dead Rising 2 Off the Record sees photojournalist and original hero of Dead Rising’s Willamette incident, Frank West take center stage as players experience a reimagining of the Fortune City outbreak. Forget what you know about Dead Rising 2,”Frank West is back in the game!”
The new, “Off the Record” storyline means an all new Dead Rising 2 experience. Frank will face off against more twisted enemies, build more outrageous combo weapons, follow his own unique mission structure and explore brand new areas of Fortune City to get his biggest scoop yet. Frank’s comeback means the return of his trusty camera, with players able to earn Prestige Points (PP) for specific photo opportunities that are graded against criteria such as horror, drama, erotica and brutality.
Dead Rising 2: Off the Record will hit store shelves on October 11, 2011.