204w ago - IGN has made available a debut trailer video for the upcoming PSN exclusive title The Punisher: No Mercy today.
For those wondering, this title under development from Zen Studios utilizes the Unreal Engine, and is slated for a PlayStation 3 release on July 2, 2009.
The game will be an arena based first-person shooter, with the first four arenas available at launch including New York, docks and factories. The player will only be able to carry three weapons at a time to convey a sense of realism.
The story mode will consist of four matches played on different maps with different game types. Before playing, players will be required to select a mod which will advantage the player.
The game will include a multiplayer and online play, which will contain deathmatch, one vs many and co-op.
The player will not be able to drive vehicles, however, there will be a total of eight playable characters, each with their own unique abilities.
204w ago - Today Zen Studios Managing Director Zsolt Kigyossy has announced that Vengeance is coming exclusively to PSN in The Punisher: No Mercy.
To quote: I'm sure you've been keeping up with this blog, so you're probably familiar with our upcoming title, The Punisher: No Mercy, inspired by Marvel Comics' rich Punisher comic book history. Needless to say, I'm back and I come bearing awesome news for all you true Punisher fans!
It's been a long time coming, but today our studio has finally confirmed that this PSN-exclusive is set for release on July 2, 2009. If that's not enough, we also nailed down a price that should get all you virtual vigilantes foaming at the mouth. Come the 2nd, you'll be able to pick up No Mercy exclusively through the PlayStation Store for only $9.99.
For those new to the game, No Mercy is an action-packed first-person shooter! You can fight alongside or take on an eclectic mix of Punisher allies and villains in online arena-style multiplayer matches that feature a variety of solo and team-based missions with up to eight players.
In addition, No Mercy also boasts a single-player story mode where you can unleash your vengeance on hordes of villains while unfolding an original storyline and unlocking new additional content. Beautiful art by Mike...
224w ago - ZEN Studios Reveals New "The Punisher: No Mercy" Screenshots and Confirms Spring Launch on PlayStation¬®Network of Game Based on Marvel's Renowned Super Hero
Press Release: LOS ANGELES, Calif.- February 5, 2009- Today ZEN Studios released six new screenshots from their upcoming arena-based first-person shooter, The Punisher: No Mercy, inspired by Marvel's cult favorite Super Hero.
The studio also confirmed that the game is set for an exclusive release on the PlayStation¬®Network in Spring 2009. To view the latest screens from the game, visit www.marvel.com.
Powered by Unreal Engine 3, No Mercy was designed with fast-paced online multiplayer FPS action in mind. With inspiration rooted in the Punisher's rich Marvel Comics history, the game allows players to choose from an eclectic mix of Punisher allies and villains. Battle arenas span from shipyards rife with contraband to the"birthplace" of the Punisher's archenemy, Jigsaw, and up to eight players can blast away at each other in a variety of solo and team-based missions.
In addition to exceptional online play, No Mercy also offers a single-player Story mode featuring exclusive artwork from acclaimed Marvel artist Mike Deodato.
For more information on ZEN Studios, please visit: www.zenstudios.com.
224w ago - Managing Director Zsolt Kigyossy of Zen Studios updated us on The Punisher: No Mercy! for PS3 today as follows:
Zsolt from ZEN Studios here. You might remember me from when we announced the PSN-exclusive upcoming title, The Punisher: No Mercy! That was way back in September, but I assure you we haven't fallen off the map!
We've just been working diligently to build an awesome first-person shooter for all you Punisher fans. That being the case, we do have some new exciting announcements.
First, we've just released six cool new screenshots for the upcoming arena-based first-person shooter. We've included two here, but if you want to check out all six you'll need to head on over to www.marvel.com.
Also, for all you fans that can't wait for the Punisher to hit PSN, we've just nailed down a Spring release date. So come this Spring, get ready for punishment and live out your desire of becoming the next virtual vigilante!