Electronic Arts has announced that a single-player demo for Dead Space 2 will hit the Xbox LIVE on December 22nd and the PlayStation Network on December 23rd.
The demo will see players take Isaac Clarke, the hero from the first Dead Space, through the "Church of Unitology". According to the press release from EA, players can make use of a range of new tools and weaponry, including "the new Javelin gun, updated stasis recharge mechanic and enhanced telekinesis ability. Players will also experience the advanced suite, equipped with jets that will allow full 360-degree control in Zero-G space".
Dead Space 2 is scheduled for release in New Zealand on January 28, placing it as the first major release of next year.