Posts Tagged ‘Blacklight Tango Down’

Blacklight Tango Down Not Available Now!

By John Walker on July 8th, 2010.

Um, hello?

You may remember that back in May, Kieron wrote a hefty hands-on preview of download-only future war multiplayer Blacklight: Tango Down. The mid-price game is for 360 LiveStation, PS3NetworkMax, and the PC via the ghastly GFWL. Well, folks, the game is now available. Except, er, no it’s not. Despite releasing a launch trailer boasting that the game is “AVAILABLE NOW”, the game’s site still says it’s coming “Summer 2010″, and GFWL certainly doesn’t have it in their store. Which makes their slogan, “DOWNLOAD THE FUTURE” seemingly a task, rather than an empty marketing phrase. So, well, the launch trailer is below. Somewhat pre-emptively launched.

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Hands On: Blacklight Tango Down

By Kieron Gillen on May 6th, 2010.

I've been resisting doing a YOU KNOW WHEN YOU'VE BEEN TANGOED gag all the way through this piece.

The game bluescreens. For the third time this game. I swear. Not again. Not fucking again.

You may wonder why a developer is proudly letting journalists play their game in their state. There is reason to their madness. This isn’t a bug. This is a feature.
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Blacklight And “The Madness Of War”

By Jim Rossignol on April 17th, 2010.


It’s a trailer for a game in which men in masks shoot other men in masks! Actually, with a name like Blacklight: Tango Down, you might be forgiven for thinking it was some kind of dancing game set in a dodgy club. Perhaps it should have been. We’ll be able to tell soon, as we’re going to be taking a closer look at it before a release this summer. Clickwards for trailer.
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