Submitted by RahatR 1447d ago | news

Uh...Haven't I Played This Game Before?

GameBlurb writes, "If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then I have to say 505 Games did a pretty good job with this. Then again, maybe this a secret sequel to Platinum Game’s awesome shooter." (Deep Black, PS3, Vanquish, Xbox 360)

MicrocutsX2  +   1448d ago
Wow...they're nearly identical.
FinalSpartan  +   1447d ago
nice find lol but deep black such a unknown game i tried to find some gameplay on youtube no luck, but saw some videos with pictures. It looks like some underwater third person game with swimming and stuff so totally different game.
ABizzel1  +   1447d ago | Helpful
I remember seeing a clip of Deep Black, if I'm not mistaken I think the game got canned. It was an underwater shooting game, and you could dive into giant air bubbles and turn the physics back to normal then back into the ocean. It looked interesting back then.


As a matter of fact it was an article on n4g a while back that had a bunch of games that got canceled, and I think that's where I saw the gameplay.

Edit #2

I found the game, but I don't know if these are the same games or not, but it was called Deep Rift (maybe they changed it to or from Deep Black), but here's the vidicle, along with all the other games I was talking about. Hopefully they all get another chance at life.

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FinalSpartan  +   1447d ago
Thanks man that looks kinda interesting looool

bubble for you.
IaMs12  +   1447d ago
aww man i remember when they announced that game, deep rift or maybe deep black now. I was kinda excited and intrigued shame to see it was canned
ngecenk  +   1446d ago
505 working with halo series now. so possibly just a canned game
ABizzel1  +   1446d ago
According to Game Informer Deep Black is coming out for the 360 and PS3 May 2011


So I guess we'll see then if it's the same thing.
jaidek  +   1448d ago
At least they could have changed the angle of the slide!
andron666  +   1447d ago
Wtf is a Deep Black? Sure this isn't some stealth advertising lol....
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skip2mylou  +   1447d ago
it is stealth advertising deep black comes out next year
enkeixpress  +   1447d ago
omg.. 505 games is so cheap, they can't even design their own cover art. >:l

Thieves!! i'm emailing SEGA right now directly to tell 'em about it.. nah, not really.. I don't even know how to do that. Maybe through their support email but then, they'd just send me some automated BS.. lol
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skip2mylou  +   1447d ago
you would email have to email platinum games while you were at it since they were the ones who made vanquish
RyuCloudStrife  +   1447d ago
NOT NEWS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
and NO i havent played it before cause Deep Black comes out Q1 2011
militant07  +   1447d ago
You obviously didnt get it.
HellzAssassin  +   1447d ago
Hahahaha, no he did not xD
velocitygamer  +   1447d ago
And this is coming from a guy called "The science guy". I am dissapoint :(
Arup02  +   1447d ago
Lol this game will never be cool as Vanquish is
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Sarcasm  +   1447d ago
Either way, they're both generic characters.

Oh well Vanquish was fun though.
CaptainMarvelQ8  +   1447d ago
of you can play a boxart
then yes,you have played this game before
TheMutator  +   1447d ago
lol deep black , sound like a porn movie
LoaMcLoa  +   1446d ago
My thoughts exactly ;D Guess you beat me to it
CrzyFooL  +   1446d ago
Michael-Jackson  +   1447d ago
How original /s

I have never heard of this game until now, I wonder what other stuff they copied from Vanquish.
Parapraxis  +   1447d ago
Goddamn Vanquish is an awesome game.
Thank you for posting this article to remind me :)
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Bolts  +   1447d ago
I love Vanquish but it can be down right silly with it's typical Japanese stereotypes. The gruff giant bearded Marine dude and the fact that DARPA invented this power suit with jets packs so Sam can slide around the battlefield on his knees and ass. You would think that Jet packs would be better suited for I dunno, flying maybe?
mricecreamman  +   1447d ago
is deep space a real game or a photoshop cover lol?
Kiroe  +   1447d ago
Oh, it's real alright. Check out the amazon product page:
virilis  +   1447d ago
Here's a comparison picture of Halo 2, Vanquish, and Deep Black:

Kiroe  +   1447d ago
Haha! Man developers sure like the butt slide!
The_Nameless_One  +   1446d ago
I'm still unwilling to pay $60 for Vanquish. Good friend of mine told me he went through the game is less then 5 hours. I would be ok paying that much if it had good MP but at this rate I would go with a no. Japanese developers still having problem excepting this whole online phenomenon. The only Japanese developer that got it right is From Software. Their concept for the online functionality for Demon's Souls is the most original this generation.
SoSLy  +   1446d ago
how about Modnation racers? Heavy Rain? Alan Wake? LBP? if Demon's Souls is the most original uve played then u havent been playing alot of games my friend.
The_Nameless_One  +   1446d ago
Have you read what I said? ONLINE FUNCTIONALITY! not the IP.
xVeZx  +   1446d ago
i never heard of deep black until now....
ATi_Elite  +   1446d ago
Ceo at 505 games

"Lets rip off the Vanquish slide, also we can get some stupid gamers buying our game by mistake if we rip off Master Chief suit then we can get more notoriety by ripping off the Dead Space neon blue therefore if our game totally sucks then we should generate huge sales numbers from confused gamers thinking our box art is a Dead Space Vanquish Halo combo pack".
Ratchet510  +   1446d ago
looks cool, but i prefer vanquish even though it just 4-5 hours.
KaiokenKid  +   1446d ago
Ive never even heard of Deep Black
Dellis  +   1446d ago
The character better be black
Kuzo  +   1446d ago
Are we seriously comparing box art now? Well in that case I'll go with Vanquish FTW ;)
Axecution  +   1446d ago
Apparently Deep Black comes out on May 17, 2011.

It's not out yet guys lol. Most likely why you haven't heard of it. :E
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