Gaming News Wrap [17 Apr 2015]

News Wrap 01Last day of the week Gaming News Wrap. Let the weekend commence. In a few hours or so at least.

Games

A few Star Wars: Battlefront leaks have happened in the lead up to tonight’s gameplay reveal. The main leak is the game’s release date which according to smarter folk than us is 17 November for PS4, Xbox One and PC.
It also seems the game will not feature Battlelog.

Celebrate. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has gone gold, so the game is on schedule for 19 May.
If you’re wondering what the download size of the game is, it’s likely to be between 25GB/30GB (Xbox One) and 35GB (PS4). [More…]

You will be able to “ghost” your way entirely through Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. In other words, you can finish the entire game without being detected if you choose. [More…]

If you want to see the new equipment upgrade paths coming to Destiny, you can catch their livestream on Twitch at from 11:00AM PT (8:00PM SA time) on 22 April.

Madden NFL 16 will be released for PS4, PS3, Xbox One and Xbox 360 on 25 August. More details about the game will be revealed in May. [More…]

The PC requirements for Project CARS has been revealed, as has the supported wheels. Thrustmaster and Fanatec are well supported, along with a few Logitech wheels and others. [More…]

GTA V has taken the throne from Skyrim for having the most concurrent users on Steam. GTA V peaked at 301,246, compared to the 280,000 of Skyrim. [More…]

Industry

Mortal Kombat X is the fastest selling entry into the series to date, making it the “biggest launch” in Mortal Kombat history, according to the game’s creator Ed Boon. [More…]

Codemasters has the F1 license secured until at least 2016 at seems. [More…]

Screenshots & Concept Art

Videos

Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture. Or they’re almost all in this new trailer. [More…]

Godzilla for PS4 and PS3 will be released in the US on 14 July and Europe on 17 July.

Blood Bowl 2 has a new gameplay video and it’s all about chaos.

hits Steam Early Access on 21 April at a price of £14.99 / €19.99 / $19.99. The Early Access includes the first two maps of the game.

Homeworld Remastered will be released in a physical format on 7 May for PC.

You knew it would happen… Someone has beaten Bloodborne with a Guitar Hero controller.

We’re ending with a movie, just in case you missed it, and because we can, and because we can. Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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