Lost Planet Multiplayer Demo Dated

Capcom today announced plans to release the highly anticipated multiplayer demo for its arctic sci-fi action shooter, Lost Planet: Extreme Condition for the Xbox 360 on November 23. The multiplayer demo will be available for free download from Xbox Live Marketplace and lets gamers participate in heated online matches in the “Pirate Fortress” stage with support for up to 16 players via the Xbox Live online game service. Players will be able to select from multiple weapons, unique robotic assault vehicles called “Vital Suits” and four play modes, including Elimination, Team Elimination, Post Grab and Fugitive.

Hiroshi Tobisawa, President of Capcom Europe, commented: “Well in excess of 500,000 people have downloaded Lost Planet’s single player demo and we are now pleased to offer Xbox 360 gamers the opportunity to sample the game’s adrenaline pumping multiplayer mode and test their skills against players around the world.” Lost Planet will be available across all PAL territories on January 12, 2007.