Insomniac Games have announced a new Ratchet & Clank title for PS3, slated to release this Christmas. Into The Nexus offers a new singleplayer adventure, more "crazy weapons" and gravity-bending puzzles. We've got the details, trailer and screenshots below.
Described as "a story-driven platform adventure with humor and heart," Ratchet & Clank: Into The Nexus presents an epilogue to Tools of Destruction and A Crack in Time. Our heroes volunteer to escort a dangerous criminal to a high-security detention centre, but following a predictable jailbreak, find themself stranded at the edge of the universe where time and space don't play by normal rules. It will release at retail and on PSN for a budget $29.99, titled simply "Ratchet & Clank: Nexus" in Europe.
- A return to the Future – Series protagonists, Ratchet and Clank, return along with Captain Qwark, Talwyn, Cronk and Zephyr in a brand-new, story-driven single-player adventure.
- Even more crazy weapons and gadgets for your arsenal – Arm yourself with a variety of exotic new weapons and gadgets, including the Winterizer and Nether Blades.
- Clank strikes back – All-new gameplay offers inter-dimensional challenges where Clank can alter gravity, manipulate objects and solve mind-bending platforming puzzles.
- Discover new worlds… and the dangers of space – Traverse through the zero-gravity of space and explore a mysterious sector filled with new planets to explore along with hidden dangers and dark secrets yet to be uncovered.