Published on May 1st, 2013 | by whatsupdog
New trailers for co-op shooter Fuse explore the backstories of the Overstrike 9 Team, introduce villains
Today we have two new videos of Insomniac Games’ team-based co-op game Fuse; the first trailer – courtesy of Machinima – showcases the various villains (including one really oversized/towering boss) the Overstrike 9 team will encounter in the third-person shooter. Set for release on 28 May on the Xbox 360 and PS3, the EA title revolves around a team of four agents with distinctive abilities attempting to prevent and subsequently takedown a rogue paramilitary corporation responsible for the theft of an extremely powerful alien energy source.
The second video created by EA, Insomniac and Radical Entertainment is a short digital comic that delves into the back-story of each of the four agents, sketching out more of their past and the actions that have led them towards their current status. Team leader Dalton Andrew Brooks escapes an abusive childhood to join the Marines, Isabelle Hannah Sinclair is a master hacker on the wrong side of the law, Jacob Warren Kimble is decorated LAPD detective who doesn’t hesitate to employ excessive force on his path of vigilante justice, while Naya Vanshi Deveraux is a deadly assassin following in the footsteps of her father before her conscience makes it difficult to ignore her actions.