The new screens show off some of the characters and actions from Suda51's latest title. Now if looks could kill, we'd have to outlaw most of Grasshopper's gorgeously cel-shaded output. But the big question is how will it play? The company's ultra-stylish and conceptually fascinating games always seem to hit a wall when it actually comes to playing them.
In any event, this is what assassin Mondo Zappa looks like in action.
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Japanese gamers can expect "Killer is Dead" this summer, while gamers in the West will just have to wait on official word of an English-language release.
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