Set several years before the first game, Lost Planet 3 lets players explore the newly settled planet of E.D.N. III before the company NEVEC became monstrous dictators.
One could sum up Lost Planet 3 with the word: unnecessary. Nothing about this game really adds anything of importance to the series’ mythos. Even if we get to see how NEVEC got started on its path of evil and meet the father of Wayne from the first game (he’s Gale, the annoying mechanic). Honestly the best thing about the game is the final boss fight where you actually get one of the few intense combat sequences to be found in the game. Other than that only buy this if you’re really looking for something to help you get to sleep. Read More.
Earlier this week at Capcom's Captivate 2012, the company revealed that Lost Planet 3 is in the works.
The game will return to EDN III and will take on the role as Jim, an engineer. The game will have third-person combat when Jim in on foot and will switch to first-person when he is in his rig, a giant engineering robot. Read More.