Co-Optimus Feed for Co-Op videogame news for articles tagged with sci-fi A custom RSS feed on co-op gaming for: Co-Op videogame news for articles tagged with sci-fi http://www.co-optimus.com en-us http://www.co-optimus.com/images/cooplogo.pngCo-Optimushttp://www.co-optimus.com Starbreeze Developing Sci-Fi PAYDAY Style Co-Op Shooter Taylor Killian

Apparently some game devs has been leafing through my diary. In their latest report, Starbreeze Studios, the makers of PAYDAY and its sequel, hinted at a new project going under the codename Storm. The studio labels this new game as "PAYDAY in space," and will be a co-op shooter. No concrete details have surfaced yet, though the studio is applying the lessons it learned from PAYDAY in making this experience as well.

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Borderlands Will Have Co-OpBlake "V Kulla" Corner

Well, I'm back from vacation, and man did I miss a lot. Apparently co-op was a big deal at E3, what with the torrent of information that has been appearing on the site. However, even though E3 has passed, that torrent of info has not completely stopped. Apparently, Gearbox's new sci-fi shooter/RPG, Borderlands, will have co-op. TeamXbox has the details, based off their eyes-on demo of the game. Co-op details on the game are scarce (though TeamXbox lists the game as having 2-4 player co-op), but apparently there will be some form of weapon/gear exchanging between teammates. Count me in, though I was in on day one, what with the whole "500,000 different weapons" claim. So, anyone else really pleased?

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/333/borderlands-will-have-co-op.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/333/borderlands-will-have-co-op.html "Aliens: Colonial Marines" Gameplay Details Burst ForthMarc Allie

From the NES to the PC to the arcades, many games have been based on the storied Aliens franchise.  Desperate marines gunning down hordes of slimy xenomorphs in confined spaces make for compelling gameplay.  The graphical firepower and online capabilities of next-gen systems look to continue this trend in "Aliens: Colonial Marines&qu...

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/73/quot-aliens-colonial-marines-quot-gameplay-details-burst-forth.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/73/quot-aliens-colonial-marines-quot-gameplay-details-burst-forth.html Rocketmen: Axis of Evil ReviewNick Puleo

We've just posted our review of the latest Playstation Network and Xbox Live Arcade from Capcom called Rocketmen: Axis of Evil. The game is based on a popular WizKids card game of the same name and features 4 player co-op in a cell-shaded Smash TV style game. Do the RPG elements add enough depth to make this a must have title? Read our review ...

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