In Lost PlanetTM, human snow pirates navigate VS (Vital Suits) through hostile ice-covered environments, fighting against the indigenous Akrid creatures for the precious thermal energy they need to survive. For one such pilot named Wayne, death almost seemed imminent until he was fortunately rescued.
However, he can only remember a few fragments of his past, including the slaying of his father by the monstrous beings. Yet under the veil of ice, a devious plan has been set into motion for the termination of all Akrid and snow pirates alike. What really happened to Wayne? Who is plotting the destructive scheme? Encounter valuable allies and dangerous enemies on Wayne's search for the truth.
- Frenetic action: Lost Planet is a fast-paced third-person shooter with all the depth, intrigue, and intensity of a science fiction classic.
- Xbox Live®-enabled: Experience an array of gameplay possibilities with downloadable content, plus online cooperative and versus battles.
- Vehicle-based gameplay: Command highly powered armed vehicles and weapons, not only to help you traverse the treacherous terrain, but to eliminate the terrifying enemies that threaten their survival. Strategically Switch from vehicles to on-foot gameplay as dictated by the situation.
- Vast arctic environments: Snowstorms, arctic winds, and towering mountains of ice are all stunningly realized, creating a truly immersive and cinematic event of epic proportions.
- Premier developers: The creators of the critically acclaimed Onimusha and Devil May Cry series have come together to create the expansive world of Lost Planet.