Dead Space 3 will be released February 8 in Europe and February 5 in the US, EA has confirmed today.

The third game in the hit sci-fi horror series sees Isaac Clarke teaming up with engineer John Carver in a cooperative story, a move many believe will dumb down the horror elements found in the first and second games.

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Original press materials given to contained the earlier reported February 12 and 15 release dates.