Fortifying the ranks of the PlayStation 3 gaming library is Sega's Condemned 2: Bloodshot, which has just shipped to retailers.
Already out on the Xbox 360, the first-person action game is said by the developer, Monolith Productions, to "immerse players back into a universe of unimaginable psychological terror."
The title follows the tortured protagonist Ethan Thomas who examines a series of grisly murders that must be solved using a combinations of wit and force.
At the players disposal now are new forensics tools and fighting mechanics. Additional multiplayer modes are included along with what the developers have billed "the most brutal hand-to-hand combat experience" the genre has ever seen.
The game carries an "M" rating.