Video Game: Ratchet: Deadlocked
The fourth game in the Ratchet & Clank
series, released as Ratchet: Gladiator
Ratchet is kidnapped (and slandered) by Gleeman Vox, a sinister TV executive who wants Ratchet to be a contestant on his The Running Man
-esque gladiatorial combat show "Dread-Zone
greatly reduces the platforming sections of the series, turning many of them more into health-reducing hazards rather than perilous one chance challenges, instead focusing on straight combat, with bigger and badder weapons and enemies.
A HD version of the game was released on the PSN in 2013; it was free as an apology to those who waited for the Vita version of Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault
to be released. It was released in May in North America, and Europe and Australia finally got the game after four months, in September.
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