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Fuse demo drops next week with split-screen support

4:30 PM on 05.03.2013 // Jordan Devore

Find some friends to play this with

The general vibe I'm getting about Fuse is that of disappointment. The cooperative shooter isn't what people want from Insomniac Games, and although I feel similarly, we should probably wait until we have first-hand experience with the title before judging too harshly. A chance to do exactly that is coming up: a demo for Fuse hits Xbox Live and PlayStation Network on Tuesday, May 7.

For what it's worth, this demo supports full four-person co-op online and two-player split-screen; there's not enough of the latter in modern games. In Insomniac CEO and founder Ted Price's own words, "When it comes to Fuse, the biggest thing we’ve noticed when sharing it with others for the first time is that playing is believing." We'll see -- there's a lot for the studio to live up to.

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destructoid's previous coverage:

  Jun 03

Fuse debuts in the UK charts at number 37

GRID 2 meanwhile takes pole position

  May 29

'New stuff' coming to Fuse, but not DLC

Insomniac claims focus testing didn't dilute the game

  May 28

Review: Fuse

I'm at the end of mine

  Mar 23

Insomniac sets its sights on a May release for Fuse

Co-op-centric shooter for Xbox 360 and PS3

  Jan 30

Fuse gets delayed to Spring 2013

"I can't believe they delayed Fuse!" - said no one ever

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