Visceral Games Award-Winning Dead Space Extraction Goes Gold

September 2, 2009

Visceral Games’ Award-Winning
Dead Space Extraction Goes Gold

The Panic Before the Terror
Begins on September 29 As Dead Space Prequel Hits Retail Outlets Nationwide

Visceral Games announced today that
Dead Space Extraction, the prequel to last year’s critically-acclaimed Dead
Space, has gone gold. Recently nominated for a “Best of Show – Wii” award by at the Gamescom trade show in Germany, Dead Space Extraction brings the
series’ signature action-horror to an all new game, on an all-new platform. Dead
Space Extraction is designed from the ground up for Wii and will hit stores
nationwide on September 29.

Gamers who pre-order at
participating retailers will receive a special code that unlocks four of the
game’s 10 unique challenge modes*. These intense, pulse-pounding difficulty
levels pit players alone, or co-operatively with a friend against the Necromorph
horde, competing for high scores and stylish kills. Players who do not pre-order
the game must play through each chapter to earn and unlock the challenge modes.

Nintendo of America Vice President
of Licensing, Steve Singer said, "We are excited that Visceral Games is bringing
the next installment of the Dead Space franchise to Wii. Dead Space Extraction
is shaping up to be an outstanding game and this high-quality, mature title will
be a great addition to the Wii line up.”

Dead Space fans can play the game
this weekend at Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, WA from September 4th – 7th.
Gamers that come by the EA booth (#432) will be among the first to experience
the terror.

Dead Space Extraction tells the
story of four space colonists stranded on the Aegis VII mining colony in the
furthest regions of deep space. The game introduces Lexine, an important new
heroine to the Dead Space universe. As the crew fall victim to a mysterious
contagion aboard the ship, it quickly becomes clear that protecting Lexine is
their only hope for survival. The game features the highly polished, cinematic
action experience that the Visceral Games team is known for.

This product has been rated M for
Mature by ESRB. For more information about Dead Space Extraction, please visit
and follow the Dead Space Extraction development team at