New CAPTAIN AMERICA: SUPER SOLDIER Game 'Mugshot' Promos Released
Published: July 5, 2011 - 1:00pm
Sega has released its second round of Mugshot promos in its campaign to familiarize potential players with the characters found in the game. Included characters are Arnim Zola, Iron Cross, and the Warden.
Captain America: Super Soldier, scheduled for release on July 19, 2011, transports players to the darkest days of World War II to face the Red Skull and his Hydra army in an epic action adventure. Playing as Captain America and wielding his legendary shield, gamers will engage in free-flowing combat and acrobatic platforming to infiltrate Hydra’s mysterious castle and battle the infamous Iron Cross, the forces of Hydra, and a host of nefarious enemies serving the Red Skull. As the First Avenger himself, players must defeat the evil scientist Arnim Zola and his wartime experiments, combining shield attacks and powerful melee combos to devastating
Captain America: Super Soldier is scheduled for release July 19 for Xbox 360, PS3, PSP, Wii, and Nintendo DS.
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A genius in biology and chemistry, Arnim Zola is one of the enemy’s chief scientific minds and a genetic genius. His distinct lack of morality has allowed him to make important discoveries… as well as commit countless atrocities. A small, weak man, he will try any chemical or mechanical means to enhance the human body. He is fascinated with Dr. Erskine’s Super Soldier research.
The Iron Cross is a longstanding German military decoration and symbol, but recently, enemy transmissions referring to “Iron Cross” as a code name have been intercepted. It is unclear at this time whether that designation refers to an individual or an armored vehicle. Howard Stark has advanced a theory that it refers to a one-man tank of some kind, but unfortunately, little else is known about this mechanical beast.
Genetically enhanced to wear a specially-designed combat rig, the Warden is a formidable melee opponent. His battle rig includes a massive shield and a claw-like appendage that is propelled by a powerful pneumatic piston. Cap will have to call on all of his agility to help him avoid the Warden’s attacks and gain a tactical advantage.