According to Reddit users, the Destiny beta will include “four story chapters, four competitive multiplayer maps, a cooperative Strike, and a huge world to explore with your own unique Guardian”. That sounds like more than some games release with…
Mortal Kombat X will star ‘at least’ one guest character, according to series co-creator Ed Boon. [More…]
Don’t Starve ‘Reign of Giants’ DLC has been dated for release on 22 July in North America and 23 July Europe for the PS4. It will cost $4.99 on PSN, with PS+ members getting a 10% launch discount. [More…]
Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty has seen its price cut in Europe “to ensure as fair a price as possible with regards to the base US price of $29.99”. The game will now be available for £17.99/€20.99 rather than the previously announced £19.99/€24.99.
Riot Games is deactivating League of Legends skin codes in an effort to stop third-party resellers and scammers from charging up to $1,000 for rare skins. [More…]
Consoles & Hardware
Nvidia is reportedly planning to announce a new Android console which will also be capable of streaming PC games. [More…]
Microsoft has said that developers have been requesting an early access option for the Xbox consoles. We’d suggest expecting to see both Sony and Microsoft get going on this sooner rather than later. [More…]
Elite: Dangerous may make its way to “other platforms, including console” as it “would be stupid not to”. [More…]
Star Citizen has now gone past $48 million in funding. [More…]
Mark Cerny is working on a new “not really indie because it’ll be fully funded” title for the PS4. No other details have been revealed yet. [More…]
EA has hired former eBay executive, Ken Moss, as the firm’s new chief technology officer. [More…]
The game director of Homefront The Revolution, Hasit Zala, has reportedly resigned according to Kotaku sources.
Payday 2 director David Goldfarb has left Overkill Software to start his own studio. [More…]
Sony is not ruling out revivals of Crash Bandicoot and Spyro on the PlayStation. But don’t think it’s guaranteed. [More…]
Screenshots & Concept Art
Get inside the French Revolution in this Assassin’s Creed Unity trailer.
And if that’s not enough, how about a gameplay trailer for Assassin’s Creed Unity.
The companion app for Destiny has been revealed and will be available for use in the beta which kicks off later this week. Meanwhile a number of screens have been released and offer glimpses of the PlayStation exclusive content.
A trailer for Battlefield 4‘s ‘Dragon’s Teeth’ DLC, which begins rolling out to Premium members from today.
The free ‘Bootcamp’ update for Arma 3 is now available.
Andrew House and Mark Cerny discuss 20 years of PlayStation at Develop 2014. Make your coffee before you start watching.
This past weekend saw the Evo 2014 event in Las Vegas. Who won what you ask? You can find the answers to that right here. And you can watch the Ultra Street Fighter IV final below.