Sega announced today that the demo for Vanquish will be available for download on XBox Live and the Playstation Network in North America on August 31st, across Europe on September 1st and Australia on September 2nd. The Vanquish demo allows players to choose one level from the two levels of difficulty (Casual or Normal) available.Â Taking on the role of Sam, a United States government agent kitted out with a futuristic ARS battle suit, players are vying for ownership of the planetâ€™s remaining energy resources against Russia on board a huge space station. On entering the third port lobby of the space station, numerous enemy robots are being brought in by dropships.Â Players have a huge arsenal of weaponry and upgrades at their disposal, as well as the ability to hijack â€œWalkersâ€, or use the suits unique Boost and AR mode to take down the robots. The demo climaxes with the formidable boss, Argus, which you will need to use all your skills acquired throughout the demo to defeat. Vanquish is set for release across North America on October 19th, Australia on October 21st and across Europe on October 22, 2010.