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Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazzard (Xbox 360)

08/12/2010

Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazzard (Xbox 360)

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Get ready for a fictional account of the world’s most popular video game hero…of the 1980s. Matt Hazard is coming out of retirement and making his next-gen “comeback” against all his old enemies in a hilarious parody of the last 25 years of gaming. In Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard, videogame action hero Matt Hazard gets his chance to prove once and for all that he is the king of shooters when the new owner of mega game publisher, Marathon Megasoft, gives Matt his comeback role starring in a new title for next-gen consoles that pits him against all of his memorable foes from videogames past. In the world of Eat Lead, however, everything stops being a game and becomes reality when it is clear that someone is using the new game to bring about Matt’s death once and for all.

Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard combines fast-paced shooting with wicked parody to serve up an action-packed tour through wacky video game clich�s of the last 25 years. Featuring the voice talents of comic actors Neil Patrick Harris and Will Arnett, Eat Lead lets you blast away enemies ranging from cowboys and karate masters to space marines and wizards. Explore all the excitement of this offbeat adventure designed to turn the conventions of video gaming inside-out, and prove you’ve still got what it takes to dominate the gaming world, no matter what it throws at you.

There’s never been another hero quite like Matt Hazard. In the 1980s, he reached the apex of the gaming world, becoming one of the most popular video game heroes. Once he retired from the gaming scene, the world thought they had heard the last of Matt Hazard. Now he’s ready to make his dramatic comeback, leaving retirement behind to enter the next-gen video game scene and face off against his old adversaries once again. With only the mysterious “QA” to help him, Matt must fight against a legion of Marathon Megasoft catalogue of videogame characters to keep it from being “Game Over” forever. Eat Lead pays homage to the games of yesteryear with a menagerie of classic enemies such as zombies, space marines, cowboys, genetically mutated super snipers, and more and an expansive level environment design that reflects videogame history in a next-gen package. The game fires on all cylinders with explosive artillery and combat moves to help gamers escape from a variety of predicaments including radically-changing environments during gameplay via “hack effects” Hazard’s nemesis uses by altering the game’s code on the fly. Throughout the adventure, players will utilize a strategic cover system dubbed “point and cover,” upgradeable weapons and different interactive melee moves to attack and outsmart foes.

FEATURES

Play as Matt Hazard, the formerly world-renowned video game hero who’s emerged from retirement to take on a wild array of baddies

Watch a variety of gaming clich�s and conventions get turned on their heads as you battle cowboys, wizards, karate masters and other all-too-typical video game characters, all in the same game

Take advantage of the innovative point-and-cover system as you shoot up your assorted adversaries

See Matt Hazard’s action-packed world come to hilarious life before you thanks to unique visuals delivered with polished next-gen style

Features the voices of actors Neil Patrick Harris and Will Arnett and a script by WGA Award-winning writer David Elis

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