Caught this after I played the game, really like how intertwined they are, worth a watch.
over 7 years
not as bad as you might think it is!
almost 8 years
Not the greatest quality animation, but as a fan of the game series the movie is sawweeeet
Dead Space: Downfall is an animated film, a prequel to the game Dead Space and takes place during the events of Dead Space: Extraction, while the Necromorphs invade the USG Ishimura after it receives the Red Marker. The film, developed by Film Roman and EA, was released on DVD October 28, 2008 and broadcast on the Syfy Channel on December 2, 2008.
The film revolves around an alien artifact discovered by colonists on the planet Aegis VII. The artifact is identified as a possible "second Marker" and the colony asks for advice via radio, which prompts the arrival of the mining ship Ishimura.
While the ship approaches, the colony already reports (via radio) "unexplained violence" among colonists. The Marker is brought aboard by order of Captain Mathius. Alissa Vincent (Nika Futterman), head of security, demands that Mathius (Jim Cummings) allow an investigation of the recent outbreak of violence. Mathius remains firm in the belief that nothing is amiss. However, one of the next scenes...