On December 5, IGN released an 18 minute videoclip of gameplay of the 2008 oldie but goodie, Dead Space, running at 4K 60 fps on PC. The game is a about to a remake due out in January 2003. In the meantime see the video for evidence of why the original is still a classic
The history of Dead Space
Dead Space is a classic science-fiction horror video game released on January 27, 2008. It was developed by EA Redwood Shores and published by Electronic Arts. Players assume the role of Isaac Clarke, an engineer who is sent to repair a mining ship called the USG Ishimura.
Upon arrival, however, Clarke finds that the ship has been overrun by aliens called Necromorphs. The goal of the game is to survive the dangers of the Ishimura and uncover the secrets of the Necromorphs.
Dead Space is a third-person shooter game with an emphasis on horror. Players must use a variety of weapons and tools to fight their way through the Ishimura. Combat is fast-paced and intense, with players needing to strategically dismember enemies in order to survive.
The game features a variety of puzzles and objectives, as well as an expansive story that unfolds as the player progresses. Dead Space has been praised for its atmosphere, visuals, story, and innovative gameplay. It has spawned several sequels, as well as a feature film and a comic book series.