Despite being released in late January, Dead Space 2 has effortlessly become one of my most played games of all time. I'm currently on my fourth play, and I still find the game utterly engaging, helped in no small part by the brilliant New Game Plus implementation.
Visceral Games, however, has decided to add an extra layer of replay with a new downloadable campaign, Severed. Players take leave of Isaac in favor of a new playable character with his own part to play in the Dead Space universe, and grab a selection of extra gear for the main game itself.
The word "severed" seems to have more than one meaning, however, and not all those interpretations are positive.