You could be forgiven for reading yesterday’s EX Troopers announcement with a cynical mindset. The Lost Planet franchise — upon which the spin-off is based — has never really lived up to its potential, and the details provided as part of the Famitsu report didn’t sound particularly engaging.

But it turns out we just needed actual gameplay footage to get us on board, and that’s exactly what publisher Capcom has provided. Embedded below is the game’s debut trailer, which shows off the title’s anime art direction and awesome electro soundtrack. The audio sounds like something Perfume would release – which has certainly increased our anticipation

Elevate your hype with the video below.

[via thesixthaxis.com]