After a leaked trailer for Lost Planet 3 turned up on YouTube this morning, Capcom officially announced Lost Planet 3. The follow-up to 2010’s Lost Planet 2 is being developed by Spark Unlimited for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.
Lost Planet 3, a prequel to the other games in the series, follows Jim, a utility rig pilot who leaves Earth to take job on E.D.N. III. Shortly after starting his job he finds out just how hard survival on E.D.N. III is going to be.
Lost Planet 3 is currently set for a 2013 release window.
Check out the announcement trailer and fist screenshots for Lost Planet 3 below.