Capcom and Slant Six Games have confirmed that Steel Battalion Heavy Armor will be available exclusively for Xbox 360 on June 19 in North America and June 22 across European territories. Taking full advantage of Kinect for Xbox 360, players will experience war like never before. Check out the new trailer which tells the story of Sgt. Powers, the game’s main protagonist, and his platoon.
Players who use Kinect will be able to build an emotional connection with the men and women from Powers’ battalion as they pilot their Vertical Tanks to victory. This relationship between the player and the platoon will be crucial for the outcome of the war.
Also revealed today is an exclusive online competitive multiplayer mode for Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City. Only available for the Xbox 360, Nemesis Mode sees the USS compete against the Spec Ops in this thrilling and brutal eight player battle to achieve the highest score but with the twist of being able to control a terrifying Nemesis. Track down the control unit and give the Nemesis orders to destroy the opposition. Nemesis Mode will be available on the day of launch for 320 MS points.
Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City is scheduled to release for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on March 20 in North America and March 23 across Europe, with a PC version to follow.