Kadokawa Games and Grasshopper Manufacture today confirmed that Killer is Dead, an action game for Xbox 360 and PS3, will be published in North America by XSEED Games.
Additionally, Kadokawa Games and Deep Silver will also be bringing the action game to Europe and Oceania.
Killer is Dead focuses on a character by the name of Mondo Zappa, a cybernetically enhanced assassin, who absorbs the blood of his victims in order to pull off high-flying acrobatic moves.
The game design features gorgeous cel-shaded manga-style artwork, reminiscent of Suda 51’s previous efforts, Killer 7 and No More Heroes, and the game’s the combat is reminiscent of Shadows of the Damned and Lollipop Chainsaw, with loads of sword combos and stylized violence.
Check out the screenshot gallery below.