"Armored Front" Approaches F.E.A.R. 2 May 21st
The second of three downloadable content packs for Warner Bros. F.E.A.R 2: Project Origin officially got a release date today as well as a few new details on the content fans of the multiplayer mode of the game will appreciate. The content, collectively called “Armored Front” includes a few new maps and some new character head options to increase customization during multiplayer.The downloadable add on will be available for 540 Microsoft points or $6.99
“Armored Front” follows the previous pack “Toy Soldiers”, released in April, by expanding into some new areas while keeping the map selections manageable. The third content pack is slated to see release later this year. I’ve embedded a the press release and a video of “Armored Front” after the jump.
F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin “Armored Front” Map Pack Coming May 21
Beginning May 21, F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin fans will be able to download the new “Armored Front” map pack for a whole new multiplayer experience for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®Network for the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system. The Armored Front Map Pack consists of two maps, Decoy and Conductor, as well as four unique character heads to swap out.
· Conductor Map: Push your way out of a train yard into the vast and open-ended junction station built around a turntable. EPAs will battle their way through the ground floor, as infantry can choose to either support from below or scale the heights of the station and engage in long-range combat.
· Decoy Map: Put your skill to the test in this full-scale training ground for Replica soldiers! Once a controlled arena for combat exercises, now it is under a full-blown assault for control between Replica and ATC. Watch out for ambushes, and don’t let the pop-up target dummies fool you!
· Character Heads: Four unique heads to customize your character.
“Armored Front” is the second of three robust DLC packs for F.E.A.R.2: Project Origin; the “Toy Soldiers” map pack launched April 16 and the next pack is slated for summer 2009. A premium theme and picture pack for Xbox 360, as well as a theme for PLAYSTATION 3 are also available. The “Armored Front” Map pack will be available for 540 Microsoft Points through Microsoft Marketplace and $6.99 USD through the PlayStation®Network.