Gaming News Wrap [12 Jan 2015]

Breakfast Wrap 01Hello to you all. Welcome to another edition of our Gaming News Wrap – your tasty morning treat.

Games

A new patch for Destiny is scheduled for release on 13 January. The patch fixes a number of exploits and bugs. Meanwhile, Iron Banner returns on 13 January and will run until 19 January. [More…]

Those that have digital pre-orders of Evolve on Xbox One will get additional content for the upcoming beta. This includes the monster Wraith, and the hunters Parnell, Abe, Caira, and Cabot when the beta starts on 15 January.

A – now removed – release date for The Elder Scrolls Online suggested that the game will be available from 24 February on the Xbox One. A more general release date of “2015” is now being advertised. [More…]

DriveClub looks set to be heading to Japan if the image posted on the game’s Facebook Page is anything to go by.

A new Friday the 13th game is in development with more details being revealed in the coming weeks. [More…]

Dragon Ball Z Xenoverse for PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC has been delayed for release in Europe. The game will now be available on 27 February but will meet its original US release date of 17 February.

A new Baldur’s Gate game is in development. It will bridge “the gap between Baldur’s Gate I and II” and is due later this year. [More…]

Sales & Discounts

FIFA 15 for Xbox One and Xbox 360 have been discounted by 50% until 19 January. So the last two of you who don’t already have it, run along now. [via Major Nelson]

Consoles & Hardware

Microsoft has assured gamers that Xbox One games will remain available to play and re-download even if they are delisted from the Xbox Games Store. [More…]

Industry

According to Eurogamer sources, Codemasters has been hit with layoffs, with at least 30 jobs affected.

Screenshots & Concept Art

Videos

A ‘POV Parkour Escape’ video for Dying Light.

The first trailer for the Sons of Anarchy mobile game, Sons of Anarchy: The Prospect.

Life is Strange has a new developer diary.

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