Capcom has announced
plans to release new content for the PC edition of Lost Planet: Extreme
Condition on Friday, and that this content will also be released freely for Xbox
360 owners, who are also going to be getting a new patch to address connectivity
Capcom announced today new additional features and a new
multiplayer map pack for Lost Planet PC. Coming July 20, it will feature new
playable characters, including Frank West of Dead Rising and the "Blue Bomber"
aka Megaman, along with an over the shoulder view and a wide view. Multiplayer
mode now has a list of connected players and a movie mode to watch all of the
cut scenes. There will also be a map pack with Radar Field, Island 902, Hive
Complex and Trial Point.
Capcom also had announcements for Lost Planet fans on Xbox 360. In conjunction
with the PC update on July 20, all these maps will also be made available for
free download on Xbox Live Marketplace. There will also be a new patch
addressing connectivity issues for Xbox 360 users at the end of July.