has confirmed that it has partnered with Playboy magazine to have content from the iconic publication featured in Dead Rising 2
, showcasing this action game developed in partnership with Blue Castle Games
for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3. Players that discover the Playboy magazine in the game will receive a unique and special upgrade for Chuck Greene, the main character in Dead Rising 2. Furthermore, players will come across Playboy ads and billboards that will feature specially selected issues from the magazine's 57-year history. The new magazine system for Dead Rising 2, which will feature Playboy along with various other publications, is an evolution of the book system from the original Dead Rising game. Along with the special Playboy issue, there will be a variety of different themed magazines that Chuck will be able to pick up for bonuses to use to help fend off the zombie hordes along the way. Dead Rising 2 will be released in Europe on September 3rd, in North America on August 31st and Japan on September 2nd - three new screenshots
have been inserted in our gallery.