As part of Suda51’s plan to take over the world, his company Grasshopper Manufacture has been producing games that range from Insane (No More Heroes) to even more Insane (Killer7). His most notable new project is Shadows of the DAMNED! Which stars Garcia Hotspur who travels through hell to battle the forces of darkness to save his loved one (How romantic). Either way, A large batch of screenshots were released for the game most notably a giant blood monster displayed as a boss and proof that exploding barrels always mak an FPS more fun. The full bunch of screenshots can be found here.
EA has announced that a special “Tokyo Showcase” will be held before the commencement of the annual Tokyo Game Show.
It has been speculated that the project taking this showcase will be EA’s biggest pet project: the Shinji Mikami-Suda51-Akira Yamaoka-QEntertainment collaboration. [Developers who are famous for titles such as Resident Evil, No More Heroes and Space Channel 5].
Taking the creative talents of the collaborators, EA hopes to utilize its massive sales force in order to make these talents more widely known.
An EA spokesperson was quoted as saying “people are going to get an opportunity to finally listen to what you guys have been writing about Suda for a long time.”
The project is currently rumored to be developed for PC, Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and Wii. The final console call will likely be announced on the September 15th event, so many will have to wait until then to find out for sure.