OXM UK writes: "Future war. Big guys in bulky armour. Graphics powered by Unreal Engine 3. The emphasis on multiplayer. Sounds a bit like Gears, doesn't it? In fact, Section 8 is something else entirely.
As Alex Corde, you're the newest recruit into Section 8, the nickname for the 8th Armoured Infantry division of Earth's armed forces. You're one of the go-to guys assigned to missions deemed 'suicidal', so it makes sense that all of Section 8's 'recruits' are volunteers.
Your crew is important, though, because in this "futuristic gold rush" - as producer Robert Siwiak describes it - the universe is like a new Old West frontier for humanity as it colonises planets beyond the Milky Way..."