DARK HORSE COMIC - TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE Zero Day Exploit Part 1 & Part 2
London, November 15 2019: American comic book publisher Dark Horse Comics and UK games publisher Reef Entertainment have partnered together to bring you a bundle of two exclusive digital comics, TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE Zero Day Exploit Part 1 & Part 2! The digital comics bundle will be included in launch physical editions* of the TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE video game and will act as an expansion to the events that transpire in the game’s story.
Written by Arvid Nelson (Rex Mundi, Rage: After the Impact), TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE Zero Day Exploit features art by Andy MacDonald (The Terminator: 2029 to 1984,) and Pete Woods (Cryptocracy, Terminator Salvation: The Final Battle) with colors by Dan Jackson (Stranger Things: Zombie Boys, Aliens) and letters by Nate Piekos of Blambot (The Mask: I Pledge Allegiance to the Mask, The Umbrella Academy). TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE Zero Day Exploit Part 1 & Part 2 features a cover by Raymond Swanland (Alien vs. Predator, Predator).
TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE Zero Day Exploit Part 1 & Part 2 acts as an expansion to the game, telling the stories of key characters to the Resistance South Division - Commander Jessica Baron and Dr. Edwin Mack. TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE Zero Day Exploit Part 1 & Part 2 will delve deeper into the game’s key narrative & character threads, foreshadowing events that transpire in the game.
Part 1 focuses on Commander Jessica Baron - the Leader of the Resistance South Division. She’s as cold and ruthless as the machines she’s sworn to defeat, but also an inspiring and effective commander.
Part 2 focuses on Dr. Edwin Mack the former lead scientist of the Resistance South Division. After committing a fatal mistake, that cost the life of the previous leader, he’s now been ostracized and forced to survive on his own. But despite his waning social skills, he’s still highly intelligent and best equipped when it comes to understanding the inner workings of SKYNET’s technology.
*Launch copies of TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE will contain a unique code in the game box that can be used to access the bundle of two digital comics at: https://digital.darkhorse.com/
TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE will release for PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PC via Steam® on November 15 2019 in Europe, November 22nd 2019 in Australia & December 10 2019 in North America.
* PLEASE NOTE: The Terminator Resistance Dark Horse Comic Redeemable Code is a BONUS FREE ITEM and is not guaranteed to be included in all physical copies of the game.
More about TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE:
TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE is a single player first-person shooter developed by Teyon. It features an original story based on the film rights for legendary motion-pictures ‘THE TERMINATOR’ and ‘TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY’. It takes place in a post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, nearly 30 years after Judgment Day, and expands upon the Future War glimpsed at in the iconic films from James Cameron, ‘THE TERMINATOR’ and ‘TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY’. The merchandise licensing rights for ‘THE TERMINATOR’ and ‘TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY’ are owned by STUDIOCANAL and granted to Reef for the production of this video game.
TERMINATOR: RESISTANCE introduces a new hero, Jacob Rivers, a soldier in the Resistance Pacific Division. Despite the fact that Jacob is just a private, he’ll soon discover that he’s been targeted by the latest threat from SKYNET and marked for termination!
SKYNET may be destined to lose this war, but at what cost to Jacob? Experience the events leading up to the decisive final battle, smash SKYNET’s Defence Grid and help decide the fate of mankind in the war against the machines!
· Resist the machines! Fight against a selection of iconic enemies from the films, including the T-800, as well as a host of enemies that are brand new to the Terminator universe.
· Equip an arsenal of plasma weaponry to run and gun or sneak and hack through sprawling environments! The world isn’t as forgiving as it used to be so you’ll need to search for scraps to trade and craft.
· Choose the kind of hero you want to be by levelling up your skills while exploring post-Apocalyptic Los Angeles. Complete story missions to rise through the ranks of the Resistance as well as side-quests to help your friends.
· Change the fate of mankind! Protect a motley crew of survivors, each with their own motivations and backstories. The actions you take throughout the game will impact their survival and change the ending you get.
About: ‘THE TERMINATOR’ and ‘T2: JUDGMENT DAY’.
'THE TERMINATOR' was released in 1984 and is widely regarded as a science-fiction classic, launching a beloved franchise that has been expanded on via a variety of media and further movies. A humanoid cyborg from a future dominated by machines is sent back in time to kill the mother of the as-yet-unborn rebel leader John Connor. Meanwhile, the rebels also select an agent to travel back in time and stop the Terminator, thereby ensuring that events follow their pre-ordained course.
‘T2: JUDGMENT DAY’ was released in 1991 and was an immediate worldwide box office success. Continuing the tale, T2 remains at its heart a classic science fiction tale featuring robots running amok, time travel paradoxes and dystopian future worlds. Opening to huge fanfare, T2 went on to become one of the highest-grossing, academy award winning, and most culturally iconic science fiction motion-pictures of all time.
STUDIOCANAL is a subsidiary of the CANAL+ Group. It is one of Europe's leading companies in the market for co-production, acquisition, distribution and sales of international feature films and TV series. STUDIOCANAL is the only studio which operates simultaneously in three main European territories - France, the United Kingdom and Germany - as well as in Australia and New Zealand.
About Reef Entertainment:
Reef Entertainment is a UK based Video Games Publisher. Founded in 2005, the company has changed and developed a lot over the years. In 2010 Reef was acquired by the Creative Distribution Group, which has been instrumental in its growth and development. Not only is Reef actively expanding its publishing capabilities, it is also pushing forwards by developing its own in house titles as well as managing Exclusive Distribution and full end user Ecommerce solutions for its partners. Reef’s team is diverse and exciting, and is built using a combination of strong management with many years of experience in the Video Games and Entertainment Industry, along side a wealth of up and coming new talent from those new to the industry.
About Dark Horse Comics:
Founded in 1986 by Mike Richardson, Dark Horse Comics is an excellent example of how integrity and innovation can help broaden a unique storytelling medium and transform a company with humble beginnings into an industry giant. Under a new partnership with Vanguard Visionary Associates, Dark Horse is positioned to further expand its reach globally with publishing, products, and filmed entertainment. Over the years, Dark Horse has published the work of creative legends such as Yoshitaka Amano, Margaret Atwood, Paul Chadwick, Geof Darrow, Will Eisner, Neil Gaiman, Dave Gibbons, Faith Erin Hicks, Kazuo Koike, Matt Kindt, Jeff Lemire, Mike Mignola, Frank Miller, Moebius, Chuck Palahniuk, Wendy Pini, and Gerard Way. In addition, Dark Horse has a long tradition of establishing exciting new creative talent throughout all of its divisions. The company has also set the industry standard for quality licensed comics, graphic novels, collectibles, and art books, including Aliens, Stranger Things, Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Legend of Korra, Predator, Minecraft, The Legend of Zelda, Super Mario, Dragon Age, James Cameron’s Avatar, Game of Thrones, Mass Effect, StarCraft, The Witcher, and Halo. Today, Dark Horse Comics is one of the world’s leading entertainment publishers.
Teyon is a developer and digital publisher of video games for all major platforms. Established in 2006 in Krakow, Poland, it has since expanded creating more offices in Poland and Japan, employing over 70 gaming enthusiasts. Using proprietary cross-platform technology, Teyon has successfully released over 100 self-developed titles as well localizing many more. From 2011 the company has been operating a Japanese subsidiary specialized in publishing high quality games for Nintendo Switch™ and PlayStation®4. Teyon Japan released many critically-acclaimed games with Human Fall Flat being the most downloaded title of 2018 in the Nintendo eShop in Japan. For more information visit: www.teyon.com and www.teyon.jp.
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