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In 2009, Sucker Punch Productions released Infamous, a super-powered sandbox game that was a drastic departure from the studio's well-known Sly Cooper franchise. Venturing into new territory paid off for Sucker Punch; the PS3-exclusive Infamous has sold nearly 2 million copies, providing a combination of mobility and electrical powers that makes gamers feel like a true superhero. For Infamous 2, the team hopes to raise the bar even higher. A new look for hero Cole MacGrath is just the first step; a new city, new powers, and a powerful new foe await you in Infamous 2, and you can read all about it our exclusive 10-page story.After you've satisfied your superhero curiosity, keep flipping those pages to see the issue's line-up of cool features. This month you'll find a column from Irrational Games' Ken Levine, the origins of ClapTrap from Gearbox's hit Borderlands, an interview with Edgar Wright (director of the upcoming movie Scott Pilgrim vs. the World), and a rundown of bizarre glitches that never made it into finished games.We've got a ton of previews for big games like Call of Duty: Black Ops, Killzone 3, The Force Unleashed 2, God of War: Ghost of Sparta, and Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (including an interview with designer Tetsuya Nomura). You can also read reviews of Green Day: Rock Band, UFC Undisputed 2010, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11, and the downloadable Joe Danger. Keep an eye on your mailboxes and store shelves, because the July issue will be there very soon! Here's the front cover, showcasing the new design for Cole in Infamous 2...
And here's the full wrap-around image:
Stay tuned for our Infamous 2 hub, which will be your one stop shop for our month long, online coverage of Infamous 2.
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ehhh never played the first one
i seriously freaked out when i saw this i was like OMG
I enjoyed the game very much when I played the demo, I'm very exited the second game is the July 10' cover art.
cool i need to finish the first one,wonda what Sony has for e3 cause they releasing a lot of there key games
That doesnt look anything like cole, looks good though
i can't wait for this game
doesn't look anything like he did, but w/e its still a sequel! and thats all i want, I loved InFamous, but it was to short, and I wanted more, and it looks like im gona get it! =DD
can't wait to see what they change gameplay wise. I liked that there ws consequences for your actions
When I saw this cover I adimmtiky turned gay. Anyone anyone
Cole looks totally like shephard to me now
HELL YEAH!!!!! I've been waiting for Infamous 2 ever since I finished beating it as both good and evil. =)