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A look at Lost Planet’s two new maps

By Spencer . February 16, 2007 . 10:35am

On March 10, 2007 Capcom is releasing two new maps for Lost Planet: Extreme Condition over the Xbox Live marketplace. “Radar Field” and “Island 902” can be purchased for 400 Microsoft Points ($5).   Radar Field     Island 902      

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Capcom patches Lost Planet: new features and bug fixes

By Spencer . February 1, 2007 . 1:07pm

On March 9 Capcom is going to release a patch for Lost Planet: Extreme Condition. Here is a list of what Capcom is going to add and fix for multiplayer:   Updates • In the pre-game lobby, a country flag icon will be shown next to the Gamertag of each player. This will be especially […]

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Game Development Isolationism?

By Rolando . January 31, 2007 . 3:39pm

Brian Dunn, blog editor of the Lost Planet Community Blog, posted today his personal interview with Lost Planet producer Jun Takeuchi in which he talks to Takeuchi-san about various things ranging from daily life to who owns who on Lost Planet multiplayer within the Lost Planet development team. After making a note of the West […]

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Gotta catch’em all…err…get’em all in Lost Planet

By Rolando . January 25, 2007 . 10:16am

Games that require you to search long and hard for items that are either beneficial to the game itself are pretty good; games that require you to search for hidden items to increase your Xbox 360 gamerscore was even better for those who want bragging rights. Lost Planet is one of those games that has […]

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Lost Planet: Extreme Condition, deep in the ice

By Spencer . January 15, 2007 . 2:04am

I’ve played quite a bit of Lost Planet now, enough to get way past the point where a giant worm pops out of the ice and chases Wayne across the frozen ground. That scene was awesome, probably the highlight moment of the game so far. While you’re riding a vital suit that can transform into […]

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Inside Capcom’s Lost Planet party

By Spencer . January 12, 2007 . 1:15pm

Last night Capcom threw a party to celebrate the release of Lost Planet: Extreme Condition in North America. Siliconera reader, Andy Brennan, hung out with the Capcom crowd and snapped pictures of the event for all of us to see.   “Inside we immediately noticed the huge amount of fog provided by some sort of […]

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Lost Planet: Extreme Condition, the beginning

By Spencer . January 11, 2007 . 1:00pm

Lost Planet starts off with a tutorial mission where you step into the shoes of Wayne pre-amnesia. He’s on a mission with his Dad when his squad is attacked by a huge Akrid known as a green eye. You can’t immediately fight the green eye, instead you have to run and follow a path to […]

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Opening up Lost Planet

By Spencer . January 3, 2007 . 6:47am

  Here are the differences between the collector’s edition of Lost Planet, which is priced at $69.99 and the regular game only version sold for $59.99. Past the break are more pictures of what is inside the collector’s box. Also if you’re around the San Francisco area check out the Lost Planet premiere party on […]

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Lost Planet’s cell phone debut

By Spencer . December 21, 2006 . 3:25pm

Lost Planet is now in two places in Japan, the Xbox 360 and in a trimmed down cell phone game. The mobile version looks like it trims down the gameplay to first person shooting and vital suit combat. It’s the bare bones of the Lost Planet experience, but it also has one of the Xbox […]

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How to survive on Capcom’s Lost Planet

By Spencer . December 14, 2006 . 8:09am

If you’re going to explore a frozen world in search of thermal energy you better know who your bug inspired enemies are. The first monster in the video is a dongo, the beetle like creature can run at you with enough speed to tear apart the tundra beneath it. At the end of the trailer […]

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Watch: Lost Planet Theatrical Trailer

By Spencer . December 13, 2006 . 11:40am

Capcom has been running this trailer for Lost Planet in selected movie theaters and in Times Square. If you’re the kind of person like me who purposely comes into movies late to skip all of the trailers you can see it here. For some reason the trailer reminds me of the 24 commercials. Also if […]

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Transmission from the Lost Planet by producer Jun Takeuchi

By Spencer . December 8, 2006 . 8:28pm

Capcom has been giving the Xbox 360 a lot of support with Dead Rising and now Lost Planet: Extreme Condition. Lost Planet debuts in Japan on December 21, 2006 and before the world explore the frozen world, Jun Takeuchi, the producer fills us in with some more details about the game.   Siliconera: An amnesiac […]

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How to create a frozen world on the 360, the art director from Lost Planet speaks

By Spencer . December 6, 2006 . 2:33pm

  Over on Capcom’s Lost Planet blog they have an interview with director Kenji Oguro, and art director Takahiro Kawano about creating the world of Lost Planet. Oguro wanted the world “feel cold and frozen down to the air”. Kawano was able to achieve this by making “a world of white and blue, high contrast […]

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Pictures from the “Lost Planet”

By Spencer . November 28, 2006 . 8:49am

On December 22, 2006 Capcom is going to release Lost Planet: Extreme Condition in Japan. In the game you play as Wayne who is searching for the “Green Eye” on the snowy planet. Since the planet is perpetually cold you have to search for thermal energy to stay alive. It’s primarily an action game where […]

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Watch: Lost Planet multiplayer footage

By Spencer . November 22, 2006 . 1:19pm

Tomorrow Capcom is releasing a new demo of Lost Planet over Xbox Live. The E3 demo gave gamers a taste of single player missions and the new demo is a multiplayer map. Up to 16 people can log on to battle on the “Pirate’s Fortress” and an additional map if the pre-order the game on […]

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