Dead Rising 2 - Frequently Asked Questions I will be updating this thread as I find more information. Dead Rising 2 in a Nutshell Dead Rising 2 is an upcoming survival horror video game with action adventure and RPG elements. The game is the sequel to the 2006 video game, Dead Rising. It will be developed by Blue Castle Games and distributed by former developer Capcom. Original Dead Rising team members will return to create the game, including Keiji Inafune, head of Research & Development at Capcom. The game will be released sometime in 2010 for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Microsoft Windows platforms. When is DR2 coming out? No release date at the moment, but we do know it's coming out within the fiscal year (April 1 2009 until March 31 2010). Be cautious around online shops such as Amazon because the release they have are placeholders, and are put up so that they can get your money. Will DR2 have multiplayer/and or co-op? Mutiplayer has been confirmed. No further details are known at this point. When will we receive new information about DR2? Due to bird flu the closed door demo at E3 (June 2-4) has been canceled, however we are still likely to receive a trailer and general information. Is there any media I might of missed/should check out in the mean time? Check the Dead Rising 2 Media section of the forum where videos, pictures, fan art and more can be found Who’s the new guy? And where's Frank West? His name is Chuck Greene, a widower dedicated to his daughter, Katey. Before hitting it big and becoming a (former) motorcross championship, he was his own mechanic and fixed his own bikes. He is also the latest contestant in the "TiR" competition. Whether or not Frank will make a return is still unknown, however some fans claim that he can be heard within the viral trailer. What’s the story? Dead Rising 2 is set several years after Dead Rising and Zombie attacks have become frequent within the US. The game takes place within Fortune City (A play upon Las Vegas) and has a new character face a zombie invasion in what appears to be a hotel/casino complex.