Resistance is a science-fiction horror series of first-person shooter and third-person shooter video games developed by Insomniac Games and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable and PlayStation Vita game consoles. The series takes places in an alternate history around the year 1950, in which an alien species known as the Chimera have invaded Earth and taken over all of Russia, and continue to invade and conquer much of Europe and the United States, expanding their armies by capturing humans and converting them into monstrous, super-powered soldiers to fight on their behalf. The player takes the role of one the sentinels,who are a few people injected with the Chimeran virus which grants them super abilities,like health renegeration.
The series is noted for its use of both conventional and futuristic weaponry, reflecting Insomniac's previous work on the Ratchet & Clank series.
Resistance: Burning Skies is a first-person shooter game for the PlayStation Vita developed by Nihilistic Software and published by Sony Computer Entertainment in June 2012. It is the fifth installment in the Resistance franchise. The story follows NYFD Tom Riley during the first month of the Chimeran invasion of the United States. Read more...
Did You Know
- ...that there is a dead Hybrid in the second room of the the last level in Resistance 2?
- ...that Resistance: Fall of Man, Resistance 2 and Resistance: The Gathering Storm mainly focus on Nathan Hale, whilst Resistance: Retribution focuses on James Grayson, and both Grayson and Joseph Evan Capelli are mainly focused on in Resistance (comics) with Capelli being the main character in Resistance 3?
- ...that Joseph Evan Capelli was allowed into the army by Moral Waiver even though, in our timeline, it was set up in mid 1960's?
- ...that Joseph Capelli's scar on the left side of his face was caused by a doctor hitting him with a crowbar after Capelli attacked him during Project Abraham?
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