News Wrap 06Good morning. Another weekend has passed, so that’s another weekend closer to the zombie apocalypse.


Saints Row The Third is now available as the Xbox 360 Games with Gold game. It will be available to download until the end of May, but you can keep it forever.

There will be “a lot more multiplayer” in Far Cry 4 than there was in Far Cry 3 according to Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot. Ubisoft CFO Alain Martinez  says they want “to make games that are extended over longer periods, so in those games, we not only want to sell more [units], but we want to sell more items, more content.” [More…]

The spartan that appeared in the Halo 5: Guardians announcement image is a new character, “not Palmer (or Cortana!)” [via Twitter]

There is a rumour doing the rounds that Halo 1 to 4 will be appearing on the Xbox One this year as Halo: The Master Chief Collection. [More…]

Bungie has released a patch for Halo on the PC which is in preparation for the GameSpy server shutdown, but also fixes a number of bugs. [More…]

The PC playlist for Titanfall has been updated, and sees CTF and Pilot Hunter removed from public lobbies due to “not being widely used” and long wait times. The two modes will still be available for private lobbies. [More…]

The Titanfall mobile app has been released for iOS and Android. You can download the app for free on the App Store and Google Play.

Consoles & Hardware

Microsoft has revealed the ‘Arctic Camouflage’ Xbox 360 wireless controller. For $54.99 you get a white, grey and black camouflage controller, perfect for hiding in the snow. We assume. [More…]


Rare is “evaluating” their new project, and Xbox head Phil Spencer says they’re “free to look at all different kinds of opportunities”. [More…]

YouTube is reportedly planning to buy Twitch for an “all-cash” deal of $1 billion. [More…]

Screenshots & Concept Art


A Battlefield 4 Premium trailer which shows a brief glimpse at gameplay from the ‘Dragon’s Teeth’.

New gameplay footage from DriveClub. Not just one… but three videos.

NBA 2K15 has announced the introduction of 11 more Euroleague teams bringing the number to a total of 25 European teams featuring in this year’s edition of the game.

A new Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark trailer. The game will be released 24 June for PC, PS3, PS4, Wii U, 3DS, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.

The launch trailer for Transistor.