Gaming News Wrap [14 Oct 2014]

News Wrap 07Good day to you all. Another day, another Gaming News Wrap.

Games

An new update (1.03) for DriveClub has been released and “implements several game-side fixes to reduce server load.” According to game director Paul Rustchynsky, “this will help us resolve the online issues.” Evolution Studios have also expressed a desire to right the wrongs of their game’s launch that may include some sort of compensation for early adopters. [More…]

Destiny averages 3.2 million players a day, and Bungie are promising improved Iron Banner events in the future. [More…]

A beta for Fable Legends will start this Thursday. Sign-ups still appear to be open, but signing up to the closed beta will “help test the game as early in the development process as possible”. [More…]

Gran Turismo series creator Kazunori Yamauchi has said that Gran Turismo 7 will release “in 2015 or 2016”. Which is about as vague as one can get.

Killzone: Mercenary update 1.11 has added PlayStation TV support, as well as adding a restart-from-checkpoint system, which allows players to save and resume progress in the middle of a mission even if they close the game.

A World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor’s “pre-patch” will begin rolling out on Wednesday, and brings many of the expansion’s game-altering feature updates. [More…]

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will be getting a limited “Game of the Year” edition for PC, which will be available from 14 November 2014. The special edition will come packed with bonus content, and “serves as a collector’s item for both Final Fantasy fans and MMORPG players.”

Consoles & Hardware

Amazon UK is listing a standalone ‘Glacier White’ PS4 with a price tag of £351.86. The console is dated for release this Friday.

Videos

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel has a launch trailer.

A story trailer for Assassin’s Creed Rogue. The trailer confirms a PC version of the game, which is set for release in “early 2015”.

This is the voice cast for Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham.

The South Park tables for Zen Pinball 2 are arriving this week. [More…]

The fourth developer diary for Hellblade.

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