Lost Planet 3 Needed More Crazy “Capcom-Style” Moments, Says Developer

Lost Planet 3 wasn’t perfect. But, despite being an overly familiar shooter, the story it told and the main character that players controlled manage to feel more meaningful than most other action-centric games out there. It felt like the cast’s relationships to each other and their own feelings were at stake. It… » 10/07/13 6:30pm 10/07/13 6:30pm

Emotional Videos from a Frozen World Kept Me Playing Lost Planet 3

Lost Planet 3 is rough at times, with boss battles and backtracking that you’ll get frustrated at. But the game’s characters made me want to persevere through its sub-zero challenges. One of the ways you get to know them is in confessional-style videos that pop up every so often in game. Some of them are pretty… » 8/28/13 9:40am 8/28/13 9:40am

Lost Planet 3 Tells A Surprisingly Good Story. Here's How.

After reading his review, I sat down with Evan to play through a mission in Lost Planet 3. It's a surprisingly fun and well-made game, and now you can see it for yourself! » 8/27/13 7:15pm 8/27/13 7:15pm

Lost Planet 3: The Kotaku Review

Early on in Lost Planet 3, main character Jim Peyton says "I'm here to work." The 32-year-old isn’t a prophesied savior or a man of action who's sworn vengeance for fallen comrades. He's a dad who taken on grueling work so that his family can survive in a future where Earth’s energy woes have led to riots and global… » 8/27/13 1:30pm 8/27/13 1:30pm

Want to play Lost Planet 3? You’re going to have to wait a while longer, as the sci-fi shooter’s release moves from June 25 to August 27 in North America and to August 30 in Europe from a June 28th date. » 4/09/13 11:23am 4/09/13 11:23am

Lost Planet 3 Now Scheduled to Cool Things Off on June 25th

Originally pegged as an early 2013 release, publisher Capcom has announced that Lost Planet 3 won't be coming out until June. Specifically, it'll be available for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC on June 25 in North America and on June 28 in Europe. » 3/06/13 11:45am 3/06/13 11:45am

Nine-And-A-Half Minutes Of Bug-Infested Lost Planet 3 Footage

Via Capcom, here's some cool new footage (with developer commentary) from Lost Planet 3, out next year for PC and consoles. What do you think? » 10/11/12 3:00pm 10/11/12 3:00pm

15 Minutes of Lost Planet 3 Footage Introduce New Enemies and Cover…

Capcom's trying out a few different things in Lost Planet 3, which is a prequel to the previous two games in their outer-space action series. The chunk of gameplay above comes from a live demo done at Gamescom 2012 and shows off some of the new Akrid creatures you'll be battling, as well as the snowy landscapes… » 8/27/12 9:30am 8/27/12 9:30am

Lost Planet 3 Shows Off New Enemies in Its New Trailer

Upcoming sci-fi title Lost Planet 3 shows off some of the gear in this new trailer. As someone pointed out on YouTube: If it's so cold, why don't these characters have headgear to keep their noggins warm? » 8/14/12 7:45am 8/14/12 7:45am

A-Yup, Lost Planet 3 Shoots Its Sci-Fi Critters with an Old-Timey Rifle

Lost Planet 3 happens in space. More specifically, future space. And it'll have the star-faring ships and unlimited-ammo pistols that make sense in a sci-fi series. But the threequel will also let you blast a centuries-old bolt-action rifle at those nasty Akrid. What's up with that? » 6/08/12 2:30pm 6/08/12 2:30pm

Lost Planet 3 Gameplay Footage is a Little German

Capcom's German outlet has posted this lengthy clip giving us our first substantial look at Lost Planet 3 gameplay. Just skip through all the bits where German games writers are talking and you'll see all the guns, snow and mechs you'd expect. » 5/23/12 3:45am 5/23/12 3:45am

Lost Planet 3 Screens Star Frightened Space Jesus

Capcom has updated Lost Planet 3's website to include a range of new screenshots for the upcoming sequel that, let's be honest, nobody really asked for. » 4/26/12 3:20am 4/26/12 3:20am

Lost Planet 3 Goes Back to the Bug-Blasting Basics and Adds Horror

Sporting a story-driven solo campaign and an immersive snow-covered setting, Capcom's early Xbox 360 offering, Lost Planet: Extreme Condition, stood out in a sea of samey sci-fi fraggers and me-too military shooters. Sadly, its sequel abandoned the very things-rich narrative, icy environments-that helped its… » 4/12/12 5:00pm 4/12/12 5:00pm

Uh-Oh. Lost Planet 3's Developer Made Some Pretty Bad Games.

News of Lost Planet 3's announcement leaked earlier today, but here are the official screenshots, revealed by publisher Capcom at the Captivate event in Rome earlier this month. » 4/10/12 11:45am 4/10/12 11:45am

Lost Planet 3 Debut Trailer Leaks Online

A leaked trailer shows that Capcom is readying a new entry in its Lost Planet series. The Lost Planet 3 trailer shows a frozen tundra, reminiscent of the the earlier game's settings. » 4/10/12 8:06am 4/10/12 8:06am