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Shadows of the Damned gets a launch trailer


3:40 PM on 06.20.2011



Make no mistake, Shadows of the Damned is a silly game. One of weapons available to protagonist Garcia Hotspur is called, quite simply, "Boner." Yeah, they went there.

The marketing for this game has taken a similar over-the-top approach, but with today's launch trailer, we're shown a more serious tone, which I thought was interesting. I know a fair few of you are pumped for Shadows of the Damned, so tomorrow should be a delight.








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9:00 AM on 03.22.2012
Yamaoka thinks Shadows of the Damned 2 is possible

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4:00 AM on 09.06.2011
Shadows of the Damned's damn good soundtrack for sale

Akira Yamaoka is kind of a genius and he's definitely earned a place in the videogame music pantheon after his work on the Silent Hill series and Shadows of the Damned. Thankfully, the latter is getting an...more



9:00 AM on 09.05.2011
Shadows of the Damned soundtrack now available

Grasshopper Manufacture and composer Akira Yamaoka have your Shadows of the Damned soundtrack ready, hot off the presses. It's not available at the GMH web store, but don't waste any time ordering, as this release is limited ...more



10:30 PM on 07.19.2011
Shadows of the Damned director Guarini forms new company

Massimo Guarini, the director of Shadows of the Damned, has left Grasshopper Manufacture. What he works on next may or may not be another videogame, but it seems likely he's not done putting out creative works. His new studio...more



7:00 PM on 07.02.2011
Shadows of the Damned and Mexican machismo

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8:45 PM on 06.22.2011
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11:00 AM on 06.21.2011
Ask EA about Shadows of the Damned in live event

Now that Shadows of the Damned is on store shelves and we've written our review, perhaps you have more questions you need answered. I can't imagine why you would. You had Jim Sterling give his professional opinion on the game...more



9:00 AM on 06.21.2011
Review: Shadows of the Damned

A demon with a goat's head is riding a horse that defecates pure darkness. Then the demon eats the horse's heart, grows to the size of a ten-story building, eats the rest of the horse and proceeds to urinate more darkness into a gigantic fountain.  That's just the first boss.  Welcome to Shadows of the Damned.more



5:20 PM on 06.17.2011
Another silly dev diary for Shadows of the Damned

There has been a lot of media for Shadows of the Damned lately, but this -- this is what I was patiently waiting for all along. It's a follow-up to the video from a couple months back that gave Suda51 and Shinji Mikami incredible new voices. I desperately hope this becomes an industry-wide trend.more




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