Tornado Outbreak

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This article is about the video game. For the concept in general, see Tornado outbreak.
Tornado Outbreak
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Xbox 360 cover art of Tornado Outbreak
Developer(s) Loose Cannon Studios
Publisher(s) Konami
Platform(s) Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
Release date(s)
  • NA September 29, 2009
  • EU November 13, 2009[1]
Genre(s) Action Game
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer video game

Tornado Outbreak (formerly known as Zephyr: Rise of the Elementals) is an action video game published by Konami and developed by Loose Cannon Studios for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and the Wii. This game was announced at the Electronic Entertainment Expo on June 2009. "Harness the power of a raging tornado as you tear through open environments, chewing up the landscape and spitting out everything in your path. Tornado Outbreak's revolutionary new game mechanic puts some of the Earth's most powerful elements in your hands. The game has 10 levels. Co-op mode lets the player take control of Zephyr and a Wind Warrior and each player gets their own tornado. Mike Vaughn is the voice of Zephyr and Lev Liberman is the voice of Stone Smasher, Nimbus and the Wind Warriors.[2]


The game got moderate to good reviews. Gamespot gave it 6.5 out of 10,[3] GameInformer game it 6.75 out of 10,[4] and IGN gave it 8.1 out of 10.[5]