Monster Gaming Week (29 June 2014)
If you missed any gaming news over the past seven days, today we give you another chance to catch up with our latest news and reviews from the past week.
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EA Sports UFC became publisher EA’s third All-Formats No.1 of the year, preventing Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs from claiming its fourth week at the top, reports Chart-Track.61 per cent of UFC sales were on PS4.FIFA 14 and Titanfall are EA’s previous cha
Dozens of internal design documents for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have been posted online, revealing key details about the game’s story, missions, enemies and ending.The files were reportedly stolen from a CD Projekt Red employee whose Google Drive
The U.S. Microsoft Store lists the release date for Rocksteady Studio’s Batman: Arkham Knight on Xbox One as Feb. 24 2015.
EA has admitted that some Battlefield 3 players have been accidentally banned from the game.Battlefield 3 uses the anti-cheat software Punkbuster, an external tool. Because of this, EA cannot simply reverse the decisions itself, a statement on the
Sky is changing streaming app Sky Go on console – and making it more expensive in the process. In order to use the Sky Go app, currently available on Xbox 360 and due out on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 later this year, you’ll need a Sky Go Extra
Check out this latest video for Metal Gear Solid 5 – ‘E3 30 Minute Gameplay Demo’
Sony always believed Microsoft would eventually have to release an Xbox One SKU without Kinect in order to match the PS4’s $399 price, head of Worldwide Studios America Scott Rohde told Ars. “I think that, to be truthful, we always assumed that even
It “took years” of development to rebuild the Assassin’s Creed engine for the online co-op gameplay that’s featured in Assassin’s Creed Unity, according to senior producer Vincent Pontbriand. Fans have called for the ability to play AC games co-oper
Bungie is confident shared-world shooter Destiny will run smoothly at launch.We’ve seen some high profile games suffer at launch in recent years for a variety of reasons: Blizzard’s Diablo 3 and EA’s SimCity and Battlefield 4 to name but a few.So
A The Last of Us Remastered PS4 hardware bundle is being listed on Amazon France.Featuring a black 500GB console, a controller and a copy of the game, it’s priced at €429.99 and set for release on July 30, according to the retailer.Sony reve
This week’s Xbox 360 sale discounts a number of Sega, Lego and Fable games.Highlights include Lego Batman 2 for £5.99, Fable 3 for £3.74 and Sonic Generations for £6.24.The full list of discounts is available after the jump (all
Oculus has bought the company that designed the Xbox 360 controller, it has announced. Oculus, maker of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, expects to complete the deal for the Seattle-based Carbon Design by the end of the summer. Carbon has a
The full details for Titanfall’s fourth update have been releasedAs previously revealed,Marked for Death and Wingman LTS are the two new game modes introduced in the update, as well as new burn cards to earn and three Titan voices to choo
A sequel to the Afro Samurai games is in development at Redacted Studios, Indie game publisher Versus Evil has announced.The game will be a third person action adventure, and includes an original storyline, new playable characters, and improved spe
Halo 2’s single player campaign may not run at 1080p resolution, according to 343 Industries franchise director Frank O’Connor.In a post onNeoGAF, O’Connor discussed the reasons why Halo 2 might suffer a resolution dip.
The inFamous First Light standalone downloadable add-on launches on PlayStation 4 on 27th August 2014, developer Sucker Punch has announced.That’s 26th August in North America, the studio revealed on Twitter.inFamous First Light stars Con
Sleeping Dogs developer United Front Games is working on a free-to-play title to be published by Nexon, the publisher has announced.The game is due to be released next year, although further details about what type of game it is or when it may be r
Destiny’s closed beta will land on Xbox One and Xbox 360 in
WhenMicrosoftimplemented amassive policy reversalpreceding the launch of theXbox Onelast year, the company scrapped plans for always-online play, restrictions on used games and the family plan that would allow shar
Coming up in July, Xbox Live Gold members can look forward to three new free games on Xbox One and Xbox 360.Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition will debut on Xbox One as a free download, replacing June’s Xbox One Games with Gold
Another Battlefield Hardline beta launches this autumn, EA has announced. In a post on theBattlefield blog, Visceral boss Steve Papoutsis said this second beta would be made available to all platforms: PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 36
The second and third Titanfall DLC packs will be released around September and December respectively, Respawn co-founder Vince Zampella has said.The first DLC, Frontier, includes new maps Runoff, Swampland and War Games.
To celebrate the launch of the Invasion DLC on July 3 for PS4, PS4 and PC, Call of Duty: Ghosts is getting a Double XP weekend on all platforms.Call of Duty’s official Twitter handle posted the announcement:
A The Last of Us Remastered PS4 hardware bundle will be released in Europe in July, SCEE has confirmed.The bundle will include a black 500GB console, a controller and a copy of the game, and is priced at €429.99, as suggested by an earlier ret
One of themost requested community featureswe’ve seen as of late is the ability to view your Xbox One data onXbox.com. We’re happy to announce that the first of these elements – your Xbox One profile, Achievements, friends, follower
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