inFamous 2 coming in 2010?

The latest issue of the Official Playstation Magazine has made mention in their "Second to None" section (basically the gossip column) that inFamous 2, currently unannounced, will be released sometime in 2010

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jwatt3083d ago

This and Batman would be on the top of my most wanted list!

ryano232773083d ago

Only thing I ask for is that the game isn't rushed to get the $$$$, but take the time and truly make inFamous 2 and Batman 2, not a 1.5 game like many others games have done.

Just another AAA to add to the list.

MasFlowKiller3083d ago

Sucker Punch worked on that game engine for a long time,
The first infamous but i do agree that having games on a two year cycle like Uncharted and Resistance can only benefit the final product.
The thing about Batman 2 would be that its not running with its own engine so it would be harder to optimize it to a full squeal
eg: Gears of War 1 & 2, Bioshock 1 & 2 both running the Unreal engine but when it come to big changes to the game only few are found.

sikbeta3083d ago (Edited 3083d ago )

I'm Already Waiting, InFamous was Really Good, I'm sure the Sequel will be better

Gamers FTW!!!

aaron58293083d ago

Infamous 1 was really really really good....

too bad some people stopped playing after the first few missions for being "boring" ....

They really missed out.

DarkTower8053083d ago

Yes!!! Just no more shards please, collecting those still gives me nightmares.

blu_yu_away3083d ago (Edited 3083d ago )

Announcement maybe but I really can't see it releasing until 2011, same with the Killzone 3 rumors. 2 years seems to be the de facto development time for sequels this gen. I just can't see Sony rushing these, there is no need. Any way though I'm lookin forward to continuing Cole's story.

Venomish3083d ago

I would buy it right away.

solidt123083d ago

The perfect Summer game.

bshubinsky3083d ago


I wouldn't expect it until closer to the holidays.

sorceror1713083d ago

Sure, they've got an engine, and art assets they can tweak, but making a whole new game in like a year and a half? That can be done... but I dunno if you can make a *good* game in a year and a half.

If they had a lot of good ideas and half-developed code they couldn't finish by release, maybe. They did a very good job on the last one, and I think they'd probably want to make the best game they could.

They'd need to make some engine tweaks, too. Sequels need to have better graphics than the original, these days.

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Cyrax_873083d ago

Out of all the sequels, Demon's Souls and inFamous is what I really want to see. I hope the sequels will be as big as Among Thieves was to Drakes Fortune too.

bshubinsky3083d ago

I liked Demon Souls, but it kicked my ass to a point where I simply couldn't finish it.

-Alpha3083d ago

I heard a lot of talk about the putting in online and IMO it would be awesome if they allowed co-op.

GTA with superpowers online sounds like an insta-win.

LordMarius3083d ago

yep co-op would be awesome

Gen0ne3083d ago

This game screams co-op. Make it happen!

Beefstew4u3083d ago

I disagree. Most people who have played it would agree that co-op wouldn't really work with it and it would ruin the experience. Plus what would the other person/people be? Another Cole? I say no to co-op in infamous.

The Great Melon3083d ago (Edited 3083d ago )

It would be more or less like Crackdown if it has coop. Never used the coop in Crackdown, but I hear it was great addition in that game. I'm interested if they do different powers besides electricity in the next game. Sucker Punch made it sound like that they would consider that for future games in the series.

ryano232773083d ago

I agree with beef, only because inFamous never set up that any of your mates are like Cole.

However if the co-op is there with a new twist, then by all means.
Or the co-op is a normal person, so Zeke can drive, shoot etc.

Online I'm unsure of - if there were 5-6 other types of powers it would be something special, but to have 16 Cole's running around I don't know.

Either way - 1st Day

DaTruth3083d ago (Edited 3083d ago )

It's like you guys never played the game! Co-op could easily be a Cole from the future returning to help his previous self! That is pretty much what the first game is about!

Kessler and Cole teaming up!

aaron58293083d ago

Yea.. i guess i'm one of the people who thinks games like Infamous, online and coop doesnt sound right....

But i really really hope i'm wrong !

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saint_john_paul_ii3083d ago

The end of Infamous (Good Ending) was wicked!!! I would want to see a sequel


That would be freaking awesome.

nogolis3083d ago

I wanted them to take a bit longer for this one... It's not even a year old yet. I can't see the quality bar being raised much.

El_Colombiano3083d ago

Most of the Dev time was making the engine. This time the engine just needs some tweaking, and anti-aliasing haha. A year sounds very doable.

The Great Melon3083d ago (Edited 3083d ago )

Sly Cooper I, II, and III were released in 2002, 2004, and 2005 respectively. It is quite possible for them to make another infamous for the 2010 holiday.

cLiCK_sLiCK93083d ago (Edited 3083d ago )

So when a PS3 exclusive game gets a sequel a year after its release, ITS OK??? But not for Left 4 Dead 2?

I wouldn't want them to release infamous year after its release. 2 years=Better quality.

nogolis3083d ago

I never said I even liked the L4D series... In fact, I hate it. I'm just saying I wish they'd have taken longer, but if they feel they have a game with enough new content to warrant a 2... Go for it.

Dev8 ing3083d ago

Most of the people hating on L4D2 were valve fanboys that felt valve was releasing what should have been DLC as a full game. If you know of valve's support for other franchises then you would probably agree that part 2 should have been DLC. What was the difference between the two games? 4 new characters, a few new zombies, Melee weapons and 5 new levels.

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