TRAILER | X360 Tuesday, August 16, 2011 | 8:01 PM

GC: Steel Battalion HA trailer & screens

GC: Steel Battalion HA trailer & screens

Kinect-based Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor get some screens and a trailer. The game will use both the Xbox 360 pad and Kinect.

Gamescom Trailer

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Commented on 2011-08-16 20:46:13
This does not look good. Out-dated visuals combined with WWII Saving-Private- Ryan landing on the beach which has been done so many times now.
Commented on 2011-08-16 21:02:04
''The game will use both the Xbox 360 pad and Kinect.''

Good to hear that. From what i remember it was announced as Kinect only game. :)
Commented on 2011-08-16 21:08:27 In reply to Seth
Posted by Seth
Good to hear that. From what i remember it was announced as Kinect only game. :)
just from the tip of my head, i'll betcha with you that it was announced as a hybrid game from the get-go. I hope project draco is the same way.
Commented on 2011-08-16 23:01:14 In reply to droezelke
Posted by droezelke
This does not look good. Out-dated visuals combined with WWII Saving-Private- Ryan landing on the beach which has been done so many times now.
Haven't seen it done with mechs though
Commented on 2011-08-17 01:25:34 In reply to Seth
Posted by Seth
''The game will use both the Xbox 360 pad and Kinect.''

Good to hear that. From what i remember it was announced as Kinect only game. :)
Epic Fail, where is the miraculous support for the $200 dollar controller?
Commented on 2011-08-17 03:11:22 In reply to Akumajo
Posted by Akumajo
Epic Fail, where is the miraculous support for the $200 dollar controller?
If it did support that it would have to include an Xbox-to-Xbox 360 controller plug adapter as the original Xbox didn't use USB.

I'm definitely looking forward to this. I think you'll be able to use your hands to control the on-screen mech controls in the cockpit similar to using the original game's big controller. So you'll virtually push buttons, flick switches, pull levers etc that you see in the cockpit. Plus you aim the gun turrets with your upper body via Kinect. I'm guessing that maybe you use the joypad to move the mech around and for the guns' triggers. If it not all explained at GamesCom is should be at TGS next month.
Commented on 2011-08-17 03:13:26 In reply to Corellianrogue
Posted by Corellianrogue
I'm definitely looking forward to this. I think you'll be able to use your hands to control the on-screen mech controls in the cockpit similar to using the original game's big controller. So you'll virtually push buttons, flick switches, pull levers etc that you see in the cockpit. Plus you aim the gun turrets with your upper body via Kinect. I'm guessing that maybe you use the joypad to move the mech around and for the guns' triggers. If it not all explained at GamesCom is should be at TGS next month.
Yikes...
Commented on 2011-08-17 03:16:02
By the way, is this one of the most depressing videogame trailers ever or what? Lol!
Posted by GriftGFX
Yikes...
Well this is supposed to be a mech simulator so if it's anything like the original it'll be a bit more complex than your average shoot-em-up. Having said that I didn't think the original was overly complex to control, the controls were very well done as in easy to get used to.
Commented on 2011-08-17 09:51:40
As a diehard mechfan I will buy a new x360 just for this baby! Geez that trailer gave me the shivers. Off for some Mechwarrior: Living Legends now... Yay!

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