PlayStation has announced the creators of Killzone, Guerilla Games, are celebrating the 10 year anniversary of Kill zone with new content, expansion packs, live streams (Nov. 7th is the last day), art expos, free stuff, multiplayer and cooperative maps.
When the original Killzone came out for PS2 on November 2nd, 2004, Guerilla Games had no way of knowing its red-goggled antagonists would go on to invade four additional console platforms, five more Killzone games, nine other PlayStation titles, a toy line, a novelization and a manga. Now, ten years later, the world of Killzone is bigger than ever.
Guerilla Games is very proud of how far they’ve come, and to mark this joyous occasion they’re going to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Killzone with the people who made it all possible, you, the loyal fans. Guerilla Games has several content releases planned for Killzone Shadow Fall in the pipeline, as well as live playthroughs, interviews, tournaments and more! Here’s what you can look forward to in the coming month.
New Expansion Pack
The 10th Anniversary Expansion Pack offers unprecedented personalization options for Killzone Shadow Fall multiplayer:
2 New Multiplayer Character Skins
Customize the look of your multiplayer characters with the ‘Honor Guard’ and ‘Special Forces’ uniform options.
2 New OWL Skins
Matching ‘Honor Guard’ and ‘Special Forces’ skins for your combat automata will complement your new look.
2 New Voice Packs
Change your battle chatter with the hilarious ‘Angry Veteran’ voice pack, or hear what the Killzone Shadow Fall dev team sounds like with the ‘Dev Team’ voice pack.
2 New Player Card Icon Packs
Give your Player Card some character with the ‘Identity’ Icon Pack, or show off your favorite weapon with the ‘Weapons Of Shadow Fall’ Icon Pack.
New Crosshairs Customization
A new system lets you customize the reticles for all weapons, and the pack comes with seven brand new crosshair sets.
The 10th Anniversary expansion pack is available now and available for free to Season Pass owners.
Log on, sign up and tune in for our special 10th Anniversary events:
A duo of Killzone 10th Anniversary Livestreams
Hosted on the official PlayStation Twitch channel, this livestream will include playthroughs of classic Killzone titles, interviews with developers and plenty of giveaways for the viewers. The livestreams will begin on November 6th and 7th at 9AM PST/6PM CET, and will run until 11AM PST/8 PM CET.
Killzone Shadow Fall & Mercenary Tournaments
Get ready to show off your Shadow Fall and/or Mercenary multiplayer skills in our 10th Anniversary tournaments. Keep an eye on Killzone.com/blog for signup announcements.
Art Exposition – Nov. 21st
Guerilla Games friends at Cook & Becker are organizing an art exhibition of video games in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, featuring stunning art from Killzone’s past, as well as never before seen art from Killzone Shadow Fall and a Killzone 10th Anniversary themed showcase.
In the coming weeks, Guerilla Games is going to give away cool Killzone-related merchandise, including T-shirts, art and collectibles. Keep an eye on Killzone.com and their social media channels for more information.
As you can see it’s going to be an exciting month for Killzone fans. Guerilla Games hopes fans are as thrilled about Killzone’s 10th Anniversary as they are.
Expand your Killzone Shadow Fall multiplayer experience with these free maps and items:
Arguably Killzone 2’s most popular multiplayer map, Radec Academy (named after Autarch Visari’s right-hand man and fan-favorite antagonist, Colonel Radec) is coming to Killzone Shadow Fall. We briefly revisited a collapsed version of this map in the From The Ashes DLC for Killzone 3, but this time around the ravages of war have really left a mark on the Academy.
In addition to the competitive multiplayer version, The Academy will also be released as a free cooperative map for Killzone Shadow Fall Intercept, along with a second cooperative map known as The Weapons Facility. We’ll have more detailed descriptions and trailers for the new maps on killzone.com soon!
Don’t miss out!