A press release issued from Kalypso Media earlier today notes Hard Reset: Extended Edition will be released to UK retail stores in 2012. There was no mention of a US retail release.
Below is the press release in its entirety:
Bracknell, UK, 13th December, 2011 – Kalypso Media today announced a publishing deal with developer Flying Wild Hog to release an expanded and exclusive retail edition of their cyberpunk First-Person Shooter, Hard Reset, to UK retail in March 2012. Hard Reset: Extended Edition for Windows PC will drop players into a dark dystopian cyberpunk world where they’ll enjoy frantic FPS styled gameplay combined with upgradable weapons, insane boss fights, physics-based combat and an intense new storyline.
“We are very pleased to work with Flying Wild Hog to bring such an exciting and innovative title to our customers, “ said Simon Hellwig, Global Managing Partner of Kalypso Media. “The team at Flying Wild Hog is known for crafting excellent experiences, and we are pleased to expand our catalogue of games with Hard Reset: Extended Edtion.”
Features of Hard Reset: Extended Edition include
- A fast-paced, “old school” styled FPS
- Experience-based weapons upgrade system
- Five new levels (adding approximate two hours of gameplay to the original game)
- Four new enemies, one new boss character
- Updated graphics engine
- Additional gameplay elements
- New back-story
- Two new levels for survival mode