Gaming News Wrap [15 Jan 2015]

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PSA: Scheduled maintenance is expected from 5pm until 9pm GMT today (Thursday, 15 January) on the European PSN. [More…]

Games

The Evolve beta kicks off on Xbox One from today. Anyone with a Gold Live account may download and participate in the beta. [More…]

The beta for Battlefield Hardline on PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One will not feature a level cap, so you can play for as long and as much as you like. [More…]

The release of DmC: Definitive Edition has been brought forward by a week. The game will now launch on 10 March 2015 for Xbox One and PS4.

Capcom have decided to delay the release of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 by one week for “polishing work and gameplay optimisation.” Episode One will now be released on 25 February for Xbox One, Xbox 360, Steam, and PS4/PS3 in Europe.

RIDE will be released on 20 March for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC, PS3 and PS4.

Nosgoth will enter open beta on 21 January at 6pm GMT. [More…]

Industry

Live-action film Dead Rising: Watchtower will debut on Crackle on 27 March. It will become available via other sources after and may be released as a periodic series rather than a full length feature film. [More…]

Videos

A story recap as Geralt prepares to return in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.

Get your first glimpse of Nakasendo, one of the new Japanese tracks arriving as part of a free game update for DriveClub later this month.

Mortal Kombat X gets some Kitana and Kung-Lao action in this trailer.

A new fighter – Honoka – has been revealed for Dead or Alive 5: Last Round. [More…]

If you missed all the announcements from the Nintendo Direct presentation, you can set aside 45 minutes and rewatch it below. Otherwise, written highlights can be found here.

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