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Binary Domain takes over your PC next week

In what's been one of the biggest surprises of the year, Yakuza Studio have managed to succeed where so many Japanese developers have failed, creating a solid "Western"-style shooter in Binary Domain. So if you missed out when it first...


Review: Binary Domain

There are so many games that come out of the gate with fantastic ideas, original concepts, and tons of potential, but fail to make the grade due to a lack of budget, time or talent. We've seen far to many Mindjacks, Damnations and Dark Void...


Binary Domain: Life, robots and everything between

[This is the final entry in a series of exclusive guest blogs from the development team at Yakuza Studio on Binary Domain. General Director Toshihiro Nagoshi returns one last time to discuss Binary Domain, its robot designs, Consequenc...


Meet the enemy robots of Binary Domain

[This is the sixth in a series of exclusive guest blogs from the development team at Yakuza Studio on Binary Domain. Lead Programmer Takashi Atsu discusses the enemy’s artificial intelligence throughout the game’s campaign....


Take a look at Binary Domain's multiplayer trailer

We've been talking a lot about Binary Domain on Destructoid as we approach the February 28 release date. I actually have some hope for this game that it won't just be yet another forgettable third-person shooter experience. I'm definitely ...


Bond with your friends in Binary Domain's multiplayer

[This is the fifth in a series of exclusive guest blogs from the development team at Yakuza Studio on Binary Domain. Lead Game Designer Hiroyuki Sakamoto discusses the game’s multiplayer content. Binary Domain will be o...


Developing Binary Domain for the western market

[This is the fourth entry in a series of exclusive guest blogs from the development team at Yakuza Studio on Binary Domain. Lead Game Designer Hiroyuki Sakamoto describes the combat in the game. Binary Domain will be out on Februa...


The role of 'Consequence' in Binary Domain

[This is the third in a series of exclusive guest blogs from the development team at Yakuza Studio on Binary Domain. Game Director Daisuke Sato discusses the game’s unique Consequence System. Binary Domain will be out on Feb...


Meet the heroes of Binary Domain, The Rust Crew

[This is the second in a series of exclusive guest blogs from the development team at Yakuza Studio on Binary Domain. Script writer Tsuhoshi Furuta and Art Director Nobuaki Mitake detail the characters of Binary Domain and their d...


New trailer for Binary Domain shows off the story

Now that you've received a peek into Binary Domain's story from General Director Toshihiro Nagoshi himself earlier today, why not check out the game in action for yourself? "Bigger Than You Think" is the newest trailer for Binary Domain, a...


Binary Domain's story is about robot vs. human conflict

[This is the first in a series of exclusive guest blogs from the development team at Yakuza Studio on Binary Domain. General Director Toshihiro Nagoshi details the story of Binary Domain and the conflict between robots and humans. Binary D...


Hands-on with Binary Domain

There seems to be a certain stigma in gaming, as of late, that Japanese developers have lost their touch when it comes to creating experiences that appeal as much to western gamer as they do to the Japanese. Once dominant franchises, suc...


Binary Domain pre-order bonuses are all about multiplayer

It looks like Binary Domain will try to keep players engaged in its multiplayer modes, as pre-ordering at GameStop will net you the Multiplayer Pack. This pack gives you an exclusive multiplayer map "Outside High-rise, Upper City" (probably...


The consequences of Binary Domain

In SEGA's new squad based shooter, Binary Domain, your team mates are not mere slaves to your whims. Players will have to gain the trust of their squad and act in ways that appeal to their varied personalities to get the most out of them. ...


Sega's Binary Domain is all about trust

Even though Japanese developers try to Westernize their games, they always keep that certain Japanese edge. Games like Vanquish showed us that a typical third-person shooter can still feel fresh even though we have so many of them yea...


Preview: Binary Domain

When Jim Sterling saw Binary Domain in action for the first time at E3, he covered most of what the game is about but felt like the game needed some special sauce to make it stand out in the crowd. During an extensive look at the mecha...


New Binary Domain screenshots be bringin' the brown

Sega has put up some new screenshots for Binary Domain, and it's looking as washed-out as ever. I really hope they put some bolder colors in before this game releases, because it's looking so very unremarkable. I don't like to harp on about...


Binary Domain screens bring the grey, grey, grey

Binary Domain may be the most grey game I have ever seen. There's some interesting design at play, especially with the game's various robots, but the actual scenery is as drab as they come. It's not even a pleasant grey (such shades exist),...


Binary Domain shows off its core weapons in a trailer

Rest easy folks, Sega has confirmed that Binary Domain will, in fact, contain pistols, shotguns, and assault rifles. Despite the robo-revolution, the core weapons remain intact and you must oh-so-carefully choose from amongst them to save ...


Binary Domain story trailer has robots doing robot things

Here's a trailer for Binary Domain, a game I saw at E3 and really wanted to like. As I said before, I really dig the style of the story, even if it's not doing anything particularly new on the narrative front. Done well, I always have time...



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