Prequel to Dead Space 2 coming to PSN and XBLA this fall

Dead Space 2Fans of Dead Space will be happy to hear that they wont have to wait untill 2011 to get their alien killing fix. Visceral Games has a prequel to Dead Space 2 set to release this fall.

Dead Space: Ignition an “interactive comic-style game,” and will be available on the PSN and XBLA platforms.

The game is being written by Antony Johnston, the man behind the Dead Space comic series.

According to the official announcement, Dead Space: Ignition“combines an interactive comic-style story with three unique hacking mini games: Hardware Crack, Trace Route and System Override.”

Dead Space Ignition is being developed by Visceral Games and Sumo Digital.