Space Marine dev diary details combat

Space Marine dev diary details combat

May 25, 2011

THQ has released a new chainsword revving, ork exploding, plasma spewing trailer for its upcoming third-person shooter, Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine. As well as showing us plenty more of the gory stuff, we also get a bit more information about the combat system. It looks a lot more like Dynasty Warriors than Gears of War 3, with no chest high walls in sight...

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