EA resurrects Dead Space 2

Visceral Games has announced the next installment of its Dead Space franchise.  ?According to Electronic Arts, Dead Space 2 is expected to feature an reinvigorated Isaac Clarke who has taken his deadly and bloody battle to the Necromorphs.

“New tools to gruesomely slice and dismember the Necromorphs complement Isaac’s signature Plasma Cutter, empowering him as he meets new characters, explores epic Zero-G environments, and fights against a relentless necromorph onslaught,” EA explained in an official statement.

Steve Papoutsis, Executive Producer of Dead Space 2, said that he was “thrilled” to jump back into the series. ??

“The infection continues to spread throughout space and our hero Isaac Clarke is the only person able to contain it. There are still loads of necromorphs that need killing!” said Papoutsis. ??

“In Dead Space 2, not everything is exactly as it seems. Expect plot twists that will surprise you and a huge cast of twisted, disgusting monsters that are sure to scare the daylights out of you.”

Dead Space 2 will be available for the PS3, the Xbox 360 and PC.