Fuse, originally revealed at E3 2011 as OverStrike, is Insomniac Games' first title as a multiplatform developer after having developed games exclusively for Sony's Playstation consoles. Fuse is an EA Partners game.
The game takes place in the near-future and tells the story of OverStrike 9, a rag-tag group of special agents with a bad reputation stemming from a penchant for breaking protocol. They are tasked with thwarting a mysterious organization's plans to destroy mankind. Fuse features four-player cooperative gameplay, with each player controlling a different character with his or her own unique set of skills and abilities.
The game's name change from OverStrike to Fuse was announced in early September 2012. No explanation was forthcoming.
OverStrike 9 consists of four members, of whom players will take control in the game: