By: Jill Odom
Isaac Clarke is a systems engineer set in 2465. Clarke goes to investigate USG Ishimura which is suffering from a communication blackout. The ship is filled with the dead mutated corpses of the crew and Clarke has to create improvised weapons to survive. His girlfriend, Nicole, who helped encourage him through videos, is revealed to have committed suicide beforehand and all of Clarke’s visions of her were symptoms of his dementia. Clarke believes she is trying to kill him in “Dead Space 2.” He suffers from being a survivor from many different catastrophes and the after effects of such traumatic experiences.