The third (and likely final) Dead Space game traded survival horror for action, a decision many fans found frustrating. It turns out, however, this was not the original pitch. This week I've spoken with the game's creative director, Ben Wanat about the team's original vision for Dead Space 3 and how over time, it was eroded by the business interests of Electronic Arts.
Dead Space 3 is out today in Europe and, while Dan Whitehead reported mixed things in our review, it's still a series that a lot of people have tremendous affection for and one which is capable of some breathtaking moments.
Huge bosses, new necromorphs, co-op play.
Introducing Earthgov Sergeant John Carver.