Good morning, good day and good afternoon. Goodness all around in fact. And if you aren’t feeling that, then maybe the news and videos today will make it all better.
- The Syringe – Available from launch exclusively for Season Pass holders, players must keep a rare and potent recipe from falling into the hands of Pagan Min’s forces. Playable in single-player and co-op, players will need to ensure that he does not use its devastating effects on the rebel forces.
- Escape from Durgesh Prison – Ajay and Hurk have been rounded up and tortured in Yuma’s prison. Team up with a friend to escape and survive the hostile lands of Pagan Min’s Kyrat.
- Hurk Deluxe Pack – Five missions, playable in single-player and co-op, including Yak Farm, Blood Ruby and Hurk’s Redemption are available. Access an arsenal of new weapons including a harpoon gun for Hurk.
- Overrun – Team up as Rakshasa or Golden Path in this PvP mode and control a series of neutral locations across Kyrat’s countryside to protect them from being overrun by your opponents.
- Valley of the Yetis – Ajay’s helicopter has crashed on an unforgiving Himalayan ridge. Explore the frozen landscape and find tools to upgrade your camp and protect it from a dangerous cult when night falls. With single-player and co-op options, players will not be alone, but in the darkest caves players will have more to fear than just the cult as the yetis await their prey…
Halo: The Master Chief Collection has a 20GB day-one update to avoid the game shipping with two discs. It “is not a patch”, director Frank O’Connor has explained. “It’s content”.
The majority of DriveClub players should now be able to connect and play online,” says Evolution Studios. The studio is still working on “improving server performance”.
Issues with the FIFA 15 Ultimate Team transfers have been reported, causing EA to temporarily take down the Xbox One and Xbox 360 versions of the transfer market. [More…]
The Korean Ratings Board is listing Limbo on Xbox One. It would appear that the 2010 title may be heading to Microsoft’s new console. [More…]
What sort of PC will you need to run Call of Duty Advanced Warfare? One with 6GB of RAM and 55GB of hard drive space. The full list of system requirements are available here.
Sales & Discount
If you pre-order Dying Light via Steam, you can get a four-pack bundle for the price of three games.
Consoles & Hardware
A PS4 bundle has been announced for the UK – as an exclusive to retailer GAME – that features the console, FIFA 15 and Minecraft for £349.99. The offer is available for a limited time.
Jade Raymond has announced her departure from Ubisoft after ten years with the publisher and developer to “pursue new opportunities”. [More…]
The Dead Rising movie – called Dead Rising: Watchtower – will star actor and comedian Rob Riggle as Frank West. Harley Morenstein and Aleks Paunovic have also joined the cast. [More…]
This is not strictly gaming news exclusively, but the UK has proposed tougher sentences for internet trolls who “subject victims to vile abuse”. The proposal calls for up to two years jail time, as opposed to the current six month sentence. [More…]
Screenshots & Concept Art
A preview of the November update for the Xbox One promises new customization for your profile (custom backgrounds and more), new TV options, updated Smartglass and more. Details can be found here.
Meet Agent Locke from Halo Nightfall.