More information about “Insomniac Games” Xbox One exclusive title have surfaced , according to a preview in a new issue of “Edge” magazine .
“Sunset Overdrive” is going to be a mixture of “blue skies and punk rock of Crazy Taxi, the speed and style of Jet Set Radio, the grindable city of Tony Hawk’s Project 8 and the firepower of any Insomniac shooter”.
The new game is an open-world title featuring gameplay elements like “Wall running, mantling, grinding,” while running around shooting the zombie-like monsters in the city , all of that while using crazy weapons like “Roman candle firework launcher” and a teddy bear grenade launcher thrown by a fire-extinguisher and more.
Story revolves around a company named “Fizzco” which was about to release its new energy drink “Overcharge Delirium XT” before hell broke loose during the launch party attended by “Sunset City” citizens who were attacked by monsters called “The OD’d” , you haven’t been invited to the party but now it’s your time to save what you can.
More details will prevail at the upcoming E3 next month , a release date for the Xbox One exclusive is yet to be announced .
I’ll leave you now with the new gameplay trailer and the official box art :