August 2008

It's confirmed: Death Tank is coming to Xbox 360!

Posted: Aug 28, 2008

"Snowblind Studios, Inc. and Flat Games LLC are proud to announce Death Tank for Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.

Co-developed by industry veteran Ezra Dreisbach of Flat Games and Snowblind Studios, Death Tank is an updated version of the classic "ballistic" shooting game loved by die hard gamers as one of the best multi-player games ever to appear on a console.

Death Tank is a fast paced action/strategy game that requires both quick thinking and careful planning.

Players battle each other using futuristic tanks armed with an assortment of deadly weapons and defenses. Beautiful landscapes with deformable terrain round out this amazing updated version 100% rewritten for the Xbox 360®."

Source: Snowblind Studios New Update

Additional Game Details

Death Tank is a fast-paced action game requiring quick reflexes and cunning strategy. Devastating weapons and unique items give your tank unlimited destructive power. Eight separate landscapes react to tank combat, altering their shape when hit and providing an ever changing environment in which to play. Players can battle friends or the computer in single player combat. Through Xbox Live, up to eight tanks can simultaneously enter the Death Tank arena for exciting team play or a chaotic free-for-all. Crisp graphics and amazing effects, coupled with addictive game play makes each battle a visceral experience.

  • Play on Xbox Live against your friends!
  • Customize your tank with powerful upgrades!
  • Find secret power-ups to obliterate your enemies!
  • Learn new strategies and hone your skills!
  • Claim your spot on the leaderboards TODAY!

Game Specs:

Up to 4 players on the same Xbox 360
Up to 8 players on Xbox LIVE

Death Tank Xbox 360 Publisher Revealed!

Posted: Aug 28, 2008

An update to the ESRB database reveals Snowblind Studios as the publisher of Death Tank on the Xbox 360 platform. This is very interesting news considering Ezra Dreisbach (creator of Death Tank) is said to have worked at Snowblind Studios and created the game engine used in games like Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance, Champions of Norrath , Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel, X-Men Legends and More.

Death Tank for Xbox 360 / Xbox Live Arcade

Posted: Aug 12, 2008

There is a very interesting rumor circulating the net tonight regarding Death Tank coming to Xbox 360 via Xbox Live Arcade. The source of this rumor is a recent update to the German video game rating board website, USK.de:

death tank xbox 360 usk rating

A quick English translation:

Death Tank
Publisher: Microsoft EPDC (European Product Development Center)
Age rating: Released from 12 years in accordance with Section 14 JuSchG
Test Date: 12.08.2008USK Nr.: 22448/08
Language: EnglishSystem: Microsoft XBOX 360
Genre: ArcadeSub-genre: Shoot' em Up

So What is This Site About?

This site is dedicated to Death Tank & Death Tank Zwei – two great games developed by Lobotomy Software Inc for the Sega Saturn video game console. On this site you will find all kinds of information on Death Tank - from tips and tricks to history and credits.

The Death Tank Zwei Primer (Manual) is available in the info section.

Sound clips are online in the multimedia section.

Coming Soon

  • Death Tank FAQ
  • Death Tank Image Library
  • Death Tank Videos

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or comments.