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Overview

Players have access to crazy weapons.

Sunset Overdrive is an open world action-adventure parkour game developed by Insomniac Games and published by Microsoft Studios. The game was revealed on June 10th 2013, at the E3 Microsoft Press Conference. In the debut trailer, a character moved through a city environment parkour-style. After and during which, he and other characters, shot and killed unknown monsters with increasingly fantastical weapons.

The game is set to release exclusively on the Xbox One on October 28, 2014 in North America.

Gameplay

Grinding on rails

In Sunset Overdrive it's all about moving, whether it's by grinding on rails or power lines, bouncing off object in the environment or wall running the game is constantly rewarding you when you move while in combat. When in combat you have access to a a vast arsenal that a played can access by using the weapon wheel, much in the vain of Dead Rising most of these weapons are made up of different objects such as the “TNTeddy, which is a weapon that fuses a Teddy Bear and a stick of dynamite.

Player receive special abilities such as AMPS, Amps are special abilities you can equip to customize your character. This give you special attributes such as the "Tornado Spin" that enhances your melee weapon attacks by summing a deadly tornado. There will be over 50 amps in the game.

Releases

Day One Edition (Retail)

Hey you got Sunset Overdrive.

Like past games that have participated in the "Day One Edition" Xbox One release, players will receive special in game downloadable content. This edition of the game will also be available on the Xbox One store for purchase digitally.

  • “Nothin’ but the Hits” gun
  • “It’s Me! Fizzie!” outfit
  • “Hardcore! Hammer”

There will also be retailer exclusive in game downloadable content when one pre-orders.

Digital Editions

Sunset Overdrive Day One Deluxe Edition (Digital)

Deluxe Digital Editions.
  • The Sunset Overdrive Day One Deluxe Edition includes a full digital copy of the game, exclusive Day-One Edition bonus items, plus the Sunset Overdrive Season Pass, which includes the first three complete Game Add-ons for Sunset Overdrive, PLUS six character outfits, two Amps and two Traps available exclusively to Season Pass purchasers as soon as the game is released.

Sunset Overdrive Pre-order Edition (Digital)

It's like the day one edition, but digital and more stuff.

  • “Nothin’ but the Hits” gun
  • “It’s Me! Fizzie!” outfit
  • “Hardcore! Hammer”
  • “Acordes de la Muerte”
  • “The Hangover”

Xbox One Special Edition Sunset Overdrive Bundle

Gotta sell Sunset Overdrive.

This special edition bundle will feature

  • A copy of Sunset Overdrive Day One Edition (Full Game Download)
  • White Xbox One Console
  • White Xbox One Controller
  • 500GB Hard Drive
  • "Premium Packaging"

The Sunset Overdrive Xbox One bundle will retail for $399, the same price as a standard Xbox One console.

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