Quantcast
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist



Deep Down  



Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more


10:50 PM on 09.18.2013
Deep DownCapcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo



At Sony's Tokyo Game Show press conference, Capcom's Yoshinori Ono was on hand to show off more of Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down, which is looking more and more like Dark Souls (or perhaps Dark Souls 2). Though, counter to that claim, there was a "Casual Mode" option screen spotted after an armor selection.

We caught the first glimpse of Deep Down's present -- 2094 in New York City -- and a lot more creepy, vague voice acting. Like last time, there were various languages (I counted four) and accents represented. I'm sure this all has to do with Deep Down's yet to be explained premise of digging into the past, seemingly Assassin's Creed style.

There was also a lot of poking with spears, including some spear poking of incoming fiery projectiles to block them. Everything culminated in a four player bout against the giant dragon shown in Deep Down's initial announcement teaser. One cool thing was that enemies seemed to respond at where you stuck them with your jabby weapon, being brought to a knee when wounded in the legs and then losing big chunks of health when getting stuck in the face.

You can also watch the game being played here if you want to check it out for yourself.

Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo
Capcom's PS4 exclusive Deep Down casual mode & more photo







Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.






timeline following:
Deep Down



1:30 PM on 06.11.2014
Ah, there's our Deep Down E3 2014 trailer

There was no mention of Deep Down during the free-to-play segment of Sony's E3 press conference, much to our concern. The game is still alive and well, however -- just not here in the West. Capcom hasn't made any announcemen...more



11:00 AM on 05.09.2014
Deep Down is getting a Japanese beta this summer

Two new screens for Deep Down are out in the wild, compliments of producer Kazunori Sugiura's Twitter account. But Sugiura also had a few updates for the game, noting that Capcom is currently being "intensively developed...more



10:00 AM on 02.21.2014
This Deep Down trailer has plenty of action

Deep Down is coming along nicely, and now you can get a better look at some of the more terrifying creatures in the game. That includes a Mimic treasure chest monster, giant abominations, and tiny gross slug monsters. Everything is looking great so far, and as a Souls fan, I can't wait to give it a try at some point. Hopefully it'll be localized sometime this year.more



12:00 PM on 02.16.2014
Deep Down will not have playable female characters

Capcom's Deep Down has been on many gamer's radar since it was first announced back at the system's unveiling. As Sony's latest console edges closer and closer to its Japanese this month, so does new information regarding the...more



2:00 PM on 02.07.2014
Tighten up those graphics: Deep Down delayed in Japan

You know, I keep forgetting that Deep Down technically hasn't been announced for release outside of Japan. It's surely coming, though, and besides its reliance on a free-to-play model (I'd rather just pay up front, thanks) I'...more



12:00 PM on 01.03.2014
Deep Down trademarked for North America and Europe

I don't think anyone ever doubted that Capcom's online PS4 RPG Deep Down would be coming to the west. You didn't, did you?  It was never officially announced, but they showed it at the PS4's US debut, showed it to wester...more



10:00 AM on 12.27.2013
This Deep Down Prologue trailer is pretty neat

It's been awhile since we've heard anything about Capcom's online next-gen game Deep Down. I played their Tokyo Game Show demo, but that demo was so short that it was hard to form an opinion on the game. All I can tell you s...more



8:45 AM on 11.14.2013
Deep Down can theoretically produce infinite dungeons

I still can't grasp the concept of Capcom making a free-to-play dungeon crawler in the same vein as Demon's/Dark Souls, but here we are with Deep Down, which is currently in development for the PS4. Things seem to be going we...more



2:32 AM on 09.21.2013
Deep Down is a free-to-play title

Capcom's upcoming next gen title Deep Down is a free-to-play title. Yeeeeeeep. Announced today at Tokyo Game Show, this PS4 game will see a public beta in February in Japan. Sony boss Shuhei Yoshida confirmed this on Twitter, and now that tweet is bouncing around the universe, falling on confused ears. That...that is... Wow. But from what I saw this week I'll likely pay. Maybe.more



7:30 AM on 09.20.2013
Digging for depth in Deep Down

Capcom are showing their upcoming next-gen game, Deep Down, to the public for the first time here at Tokyo Game Show. This game captured our imaginations following a brief tease during February's PS4 announcement in New York ...more





Win your choice of console from Destructoid! in Destructoid's Hangs on LockerDome

Capcom

5:15 PM on 07.15.2014
Loads of Monster Hunter 4G limited edition items and accessories

As we wait until 2015, Japan is getting Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate in October and, with it, a chance to clutter players' living spaces with more kitschy junk.  The limited edition (above) comes with four figurines an...more



10:00 AM on 07.11.2014
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will see an October release in Japan

In this morning's Japanese Nintendo Direct, Capcom revealed that Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate will hit Japanese 3DS units everywhere on October 11th. Yep, this is the same game we will eventually get overseas come 2015. As...more



9:30 AM on 07.08.2014
When's Marvel? Just consult the EVO 2014 schedule

EVO 2014 is this weekend. We had a lovely time covering it last year, though it doesn't look like we'll have a get together watch party this time around. That's okay. There are three different streams to watch home and a...more



View all Capcom






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more