Assault Heroes

Assault Heroes sequel coming to Live

Assault Heroes sequel coming to Live

Enhanced co-op gameplay promised.

A sequel to top-down shooter Assault Heroes is coming to Xbox Live Arcade this spring.

Apparently everything's been "reimagined" for Assault Heroes 2 so you can expect "an even more intense arcade shooter experience". Publisher Sierra Online is also promising the game will expand its horizons into outer space.

New features will include enemy vehicles you can hijack, an enhanced co-op mode and lots more levels. Like its predecessor, Assault Heroes 2 is being developed by Wanako Studios.

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Assault Heroes

Assault Heroes

But... but they're heroes!

Assault Heroes is best played with a friend. As it turns out, it's best reviewed with a friend, too. Said friend: "I see it's doing that thing with the controls."

"Yeah, the Robotron thing."

"The what thing? With the two sticks for moving and firing? I thought Geometry Wars invented that."

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