Painkiller remake due October 31

"Totally uncut" Painkiller: Hell & Damnation hitting PC on Halloween; "toned down" version coming to Xbox 360, PS3, and PC January 22.


A "totally uncut" version of Painkiller: Hell & Damnation will arrive for PC on October 31, publisher Nordic Games has announced. "Toned down" versions of the Painkiller remake will arrive for Xbox 360, PS3, and PC on January 22, 2013.

Hell & Damnation can be yours on Halloween.
Hell & Damnation can be yours on Halloween.

Painkiller: Hell & Damnation for PC will be available at launch in a $20 standard version and a $30 collector's edition. The premium bundle includes stickers, postcards, an artbook, ten cuts from the game's soundtrack, a making-of DVD, in-game tarot card, and an exclusive multiplayer skin.

The game will retail for $30 on PS3 and Xbox 360. A collector's edition for consoles was not announced.

Painkiller Hell & Damnation is a remake of People Can Fly's 2004 shooter Painkiller. The remake is in development at Polish studio The Farm 51 and runs on Epic Games' Unreal Engine 3.

For more on the original Painkiller, check out GameSpot's review.

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