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Ratchet: Deadlocked (releases as Ratchet: Gladiator in Europe and Australia) is the fourth game of the Ratchet & Clank series. than seen in Insomniac's previous online effort, Ratchet and Clank Up Your Arsenal. Shortly . First release date. Ratchet: Deadlocked (known as Ratchet: Gladiator in Europe) is the fourth installment in the Ratchet& Clank series Release date role playing, driving, and some elements of platforming, as well as both a single player and an online mode. Online services for Ratchet: Deadlocked PS3, including multiplayer and other network features, will be discontinued as of February 15, Thanks for playing!.
The unique weapons system is the highlight of this PS2 game as it allows for upgradeable mods to be applied to each weapon.
This allows for an endless amount of unique combinations to tinker around with. There is also a whole host of skins you can unlock throughout the game that can be worn by Ratchet.
These skins allow you to appear as entirely different characters from the "Ratchet and Clank" series. As for the single-player mode of "Rachet and Clank: Deadlocked," while Ratchet takes part in the Dreadzone challenge, it's up to Clank to provide him with mission updates.
The advice given by Clank can be instrumental in defeating the enemies that lay before you. You can even unlock Clank's character skin and use it during the game in place of Ratchet.
With the Co-op mode, it's possible for the second player to fight with the Alpha Clank skin. With a friend, you can tackle the main story together, with the second player controlling the bots that assist Ratchet. For your task of winning the Dreadzone Challenge and saving the day, you can select up to five difficulties. Over the course of this lengthy story campaign, you will visit numerous planets and locations, 15 in total.
If you want to find out if Ratchet and his friend Clank can defeat the Exterminators and save the lost heroes, you'll have to pick up a copy of "Deadlocked. There are no puzzles in the game, unlike previous entries. Vehicles There are four different vehicles that Ratchet can pilot: The Hoverbike is the fastest vehicle with a laser cannon on the front, which is fast and easy to manouvere but not heavily armoured.
The Landstalker is a four-legged vehicle with two machine guns and large plasma mortars that lock onto enemies, making it a slow moving vehicle but powerful vehicle dealing heavy damage. The Puma is a fast battle car with two small machine guns for the driver and a heavy duty cannon a passenger can use.
Finally, the Hovership is a flying vehicle with a single cannon and lock on missiles that that is useful to pilot in the air. Multiplayer It is possible to play the singleplayer campaign with another player through co-op mode, in which the second player replaces the two combat bots. The second player can use unique skins such as Alpha Clank or Jak. Both online up to eight players and local offline up to four players, limited to two in the HD port multiplayer can also be played, which features five different modes playable in maps based on planets in the singleplayer mode.
The modes featuring are Conquest a revamped Siege from Up Your Arsenal in which the team must capture nodes and kill enemies to score points, Capture the FlagDeathmatchKing of the Hill and Juggernaut.
Players can equip all weapons from the singleplayer mode and pilot all vehicles from it depending on their chosen map. The Insomniac Games website featured a ranked online leaderboard for registered community members, until the servers were shut down on June 28, Synopsis Setting Deadlocked takes place in the lawless Shadow Sector of the Solana Galaxy, a region of space in which the illegal DreadZone combat sport is filmed, during the year Events also often take place in the arena in DreadZone Station.
The Shadow Sector in which the illegal reality show DreadZone is filmed is largely disconnected from the rest of Solana politically, and is largely dominated by Gleeman Vox' vast media empire.
All weapons and armor used by Ratchet are manufactured by DreadZone, rather than Gadgetronas are most of the enemies he encounters. The DreadZone reality show is a completely underground and illegal sport that relies on kidnapping its contestants to make them fight to the death, but generates huge revenue and has acquired six trillion fans across four galaxies. The DreadZone tournaments are also often reported by Vox News ' anchormen Dallas and Juanitawho tend to smear many of the contestants that are performing well while advocating for the Exterminatorsa team largely endorsed by DreadZone that is responsible for murdering many of the contestants.
Plot Heroes from all over the galaxy have been kidnapped and forced to compete on the leading Holo-Vision program in the criminal Shadow Sector of the Solana Galaxy: It was the brainchild of the insane media magnate Gleeman Voxand was watched by trillions of sentient beings throughout the galaxy.
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It featured illegal, uncensored, gladiatorial combat to the death, with the former hero Ace Hardlight as its uncontested and undefeated champion. After the Starship Phoenix was invaded, Ratchet was forced into becoming the newest contestant on DreadZonewith Al and Clank forced to join him.
Ratchet was soon introduced to two combat bots that would accompany him throughout the game, known as Merc and Green. Ratchet and Clank as they appear in Deadlocked Ratchet is forced to compete in five increasingly difficult Tournaments to advance in the DreadZone Tournament Rankings. After the first tournament, the Marauder Tournament which was completed in the game's tutorial leveleach tournament required Ratchet to defeat one of the Exterminators before he moved on.
As Ratchet moved through the tournaments, his rapidly growing popularity caused concern for both Vox and Ace Hardlight, who were worried that Ratchet would overtake Hardlight in popularity. Throughout the latter portion of the game, the Vox network attempts to ruin the rapidly-rising love of Ratchet and his bots.
Hardlight even went as far as harming Al to anger Ratchet. While Ratchet was fighting in the DreadZone challenges, Clank tried to find to disable the collars and escape. While attempting to find flaws with the DreadZone Stationhe met other heroes, such as Venuswho gave him information to help them escape.
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After defeating Ace Hardlight, the last of the Exterminators, Vox offered for Ratchet to become one of the new Exterminators, with promises of wild amounts of money and sponsorships. Ratchet declined angrily, enraging Vox.
Ratchet had to fight his way off the station, defeating the ghosts of enemies he had previously killed. To his surprise, Clank had found a way to escape, but first Ratchet had to deal with Vox, who was planning to detonate the entire Station.
After fighting his way to the Arena, he defeated Vox, and was able to save the other contestants and viewers from the explosion. After completing Up Your Arsenal, Insomniac tried to deviate from their roots with a grimmer story.