Capcom Co. this week released Lost Planet 3 for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 to U.S. retail.
Lost Planet 3 is a prequel to first two installments and will take place in the icy conditions of E.D.N. III.
Players take the role of blue collar worker Jim to earn hazard pay for his family.
The title includes third-person combat and first-person combat in a utility rig. The utility rig allows users to explore the land, set up thermal posts, and report back to the hub area.
The final game includes more Akrid enemies and a full set of multiplayer modes.