via GameZone

SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced that Condemned 2: Bloodshot™ has shipped to retailers for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and will be available on the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system on March 18, 2008. Condemned 2: Bloodshot, the next chapter in the horrifying series that began with the award-winning and critically acclaimed Condemned: Criminal Origins™, is a first-person action thriller that will immerse players back into a universe of unimaginable psychological terror.

Condemned 2: Bloodshot follows Ethan Thomas, and his inner demons, in a string of gruesome murders where players must use their deductive skills and brute force to track down sadistic serial killers. The game features all-new fighting mechanics and high-tech forensics tools, giving players the resources they need to unravel the mysteries and cope with every disturbing event. Developed by the renowned Monolith Productions, creators of the original Condemned game, Condemned 2: Bloodshot also introduces a variety of thrilling online multiplayer modes, delivering the most brutal hand-to-hand combat experience the first-person genre has ever seen.

“Condemned 2: Bloodshot takes the horror genre to a whole new level,” said Rick Naylor, Director of Marketing for SEGA of America, Inc. “Its brutal, first-person action, all-new online multiplayer modes, and terrifying atmosphere will stay with gamers even after they’ve turned it off.”

Condemned 2: Bloodshot carries a suggested retail price of $59.95 and is rated “M” for “Mature.” For more informat ion, please visit: