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Action, Explosions, Huge Monsters… This E.X. Troopers Trailer Has It All


E.X. Troopers is just two days away from its Japanese release, and Capcom have shared a final trailer for the cooperative anime-esque shooter. Check it out below:



Additionally, Capcom also released a lengthier training video with more footage:



E.X. Troopers is set in the Lost Planet universe and stars a protagonist named Bren, who aims to be the top Gingira prototype Vital Suit pilot on EDN-3rd. He’s joined by a cast of supporting characters like Luan, Teekee and Chris who will join him on missions that you can play cooperatively with other players.


What’s interesting about E.X. Troopers is that it has developers with an impressive resumé working on it. In the role of producer is Shintaro Kojima, who was assistant producer on Monster Hunter Tri and a planner on Freedom 2 and Freedom Unite. Meanwhile, serving as director is Yasuhiro Anpo, who directed Resident Evil 5 and was software engineer on Resident Evils 1 and 2.


Finally, penning E.X. Troopers’ story is Dai Sato, who worked on Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex and Eureka Seven. The game will be released on the PlayStation 3 and Nintendo 3DS on November 22nd.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.