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Games

The Division has been delayed until 2015. When in 2015 is unknown, but attendees to E3 this year will be able to see what Massive Entertainment have been up to. [More…]

It looks like Killzone Shadow Fall is about to get jetpacks. That’s at least according to a tweet which promises a “big announcement this Friday” and features a hashtag for “jetpack”. Pretty convinced it’s jetpacks then.

Sledgehammer have told Game Informer all about their cancelled third-person Call of Duty game. The game was set in the Vietnam war with underground tunnels and “some Dead Space moments”.

CD Projekt Red has promised that there will be “no more delays” for The Witcher 3, so February 2015 is a guarantee. Let’s remember this moment if they delay it again shall we? [More…]

Assassin’s Creed Unity has ten Ubisoft studios working on it. Ubisoft Montreal is lead studio, while Toronto, Singapore, Quebec, Annecy, Shanghai, Chengdu, Kiev, Montpellier, and Bucharest studios are all assisting. The game – set in the French Revolution – is due this fall. [More…]

Assassin’s Creed will be appearing in some form on the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC this year. This was confirmed by Yves Guillemot at a recent investor’s call. [More…]

PES 2015 will be available for Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One and PS4 on 26 September according the Italian GameStop site. Of course, Konami themselves still need to confirm it before it’s nothing more than a rumour.

Patch 2.0.5 for Diablo 3 on PC has been released. Bug fixes and updates to features including classes, crafting, items, monsters and the UI are all covered. [More…]

The DayZ servers have been hacked, but no accounts have been compromised, just source code leaked. [More…]

Industry

Why is the PS4 outselling the Xbox One. Because reasons, which Xbox chief marketing and strategy officer Yusuf Mehdi explained to Forbes.

In fact, the PS4 outsold the Xbox One in the US this April by 115,000 units, yet Xbox game Titanfall was king of the software sales. Both the Xbox One and PS4 have doubled their predecessors US first six month sales numbers. [More…]

According to an NPD survey, 74% of “core” gamers still prefer their games in physical format than via digital when the price is equal. Core gamers have been described as “individuals who play video games five or more hours a week on a PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC, or Mac” for purposes of the survey. The survey also found that the US is home to 34 million of these core gamers, who spend an average of 22 hours playing games every week. 

Ubisoft ended their 2013/2014 financial year in the red compared to their previous profit-making year, however, the publisher is confident of turning things around over the current financial year. [More…]

Far Cry 3 has sold nine million units since its release, which bodes rather well for the just announced Far Cry 4.

Ninja Theory will reveal a new-gen game at GDC as well as give a talk titled ‘The AAA Design Postmortem’, in which some of the company’s failed projects alongside upcoming ones will be discussed. [More…]

Philips is suing Nintendo for selling products that infringe some of its patents, with specific claims to a “virtual body control device”, which they say infringes on their patent. [More…]

A number of Halo TV series related rumours have surfaced, including American Horror Story actor Mike Colter joining the Ridley Scott Halo project and an unconfirmed rumour of District 9’s Neil Blomkamp directing the Steven Spielberg Halo project. [More…]

Videos

A CGI TV commercial for Watch_Dogs.

http://youtu.be/3mVJlsLfz-I

A stealth gameplay trailer for Enemy Front.

3D Realms and Interceptor Entertainment have announced action RPG Bombshell for PS4 and PC. [More…]

http://youtu.be/UjsyXnqHOhA

A pre-order trailer for Ultra Street Fighter IV. Digital release of the game rolls out on 3 June.