Gaming News Wrap [16 Dec 2014]

Breakfast Wrap 07Good morning on this public holiday in South Africa and a normal working day in the rest of the world.

Games

A new data pack for PES 2015 will be available from today and brings four new teams, 73 new player faces and four new stadia. [More…]

Assassin’s Creed Unity season pass owners will be able to redeem their replacement free game from Ubisoft this week. [More…]

The latest patch for Assassin’s Creed Unity has been delayed to ensure Ubisoft gives you “the improvements we’ve promised”. This is being delayed as the improvements require “that we refurbish the Paris map and that will take a few more days to hit the high level of quality our players deserve.”

CD Project Red has revealed ‘Ciri’ as the new female playable character in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt alongside Geralt. She is a “descendant in a long-lost Elven-blood lineage” and “plays an important role in the Witcher lore”. [More…]

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 has been confirmed for a released in the west for PS4, Xbox One and Steam.

Sales & Discounts

Part 8 of the PS Store 12 Deals of Christmas campaign is now live until 11:59am GMT on Wednesday. The Evil Within on PS4 and PS3 and The Walking Dead on PS Vita are the featured titles. Details are available here.

The Xbox Store is celebrating “the Countdown to 2015 with daily and weekly deals on games and video” on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. You will need to keep up with Major Nelson on Twitter or his blog to keep up to date on the daily deals. The Deals with Gold weekly sale includes discounts on The Crew bundled with either Assassin’s Creed Unity or Far Cry 4 (Xbox One), Titanfall (Xbox 360) and plenty more.

Xbox Gold members can now download SSX as the rest of December’s Games with Gold title.

Videos

A new 20 minute gameplay video for Dying Light.

A new cinematc trailer for The Order: 1886.

Capcom has announced DmC Devil May Cry: Definitive Edition. It will be available via digital download and retail for the PS4 and Xbox One from 17 March 2015 at a MSRP of $39.99 / €39.99. On top of that the Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition will also be available for PS4 and Xbox One in Summer 2015, with more details to follow. [More…]

It’s Riptor, heading to Killer Instinct soon.

A new gameplay video for Until Dawn.

Trine: Enchanted Edition is hitting the PS4 in Europe on 17 December, while the US will get the game on 23 December. The remake features 60fps gameplay and 1080p resolution, as well as supporting stereoscopic 3D.

A new video for RIDE which introduces the Aprilia RSV4 R ABS.

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