Developer Saber Interactive and publisher Focus Entertainment announce John
Carpenter's Toxic Commando
, a first-person shooter that captures the famed B
movie director's offbeat sensibilities. It will come to PC via the Epic Games
Store and to consoles next year. This
is accepting signups from those interested in closed beta testing. Here's a
and the first details:
In the near future, an
experimental attempt to harness the power of the Earth’s core ends in a
terrifying disaster: the release of the Sludge God. This eldritch abomination
begins terraforming the area, turning soil to scum and the living to undead
monsters. Luckily, the genius behind the experiment has a plan to make things
right. All he needs is a team of competent, highly trained mercenaries to get
the job done.
Unfortunately, they were all too expensive. Which is why he’s hired… the Toxic
Take control of one of the commandos, team up with your friends, and send the
Sludge God and its horde of things-that-should-never-be back to the underworld.
Choose the class that matches your playstyle, pile into your favorite ride, and
unload an array of gunfire, grenades, special abilities, and freaking katanas as
you save the planet!
Whether behind the wheel of a vehicle or on foot, players will face off against
massive hordes of mutated creatures, all powered by Saber's Swarm Engine, the
technology behind World War Z: Aftermath and the upcoming Space Marine