The first Battlefield Hardline expansion pack will introduce a nail gun, four new maps (Backwoods, Code Blue, The Beat and Black Friday), three new weapons, two new vehicles, two new ammunition types, a new gadget, a new Bounty Hunter game mode and six new masks. ‘Criminal Activity’ launches in June.
A PC patch for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has been released, with the console version of the patch (1.03) coming “very soon”. Stability and improved performance appears to be the focus. The full patch notes can be found here.
The Xbox One’s instant resume feature may be causing some corruption in The Witcher 3’s save files. Consider yourself warned. [More…]
Patch 1.04 for Bloodborne is in the works and is scheduled to arrive on 25 May. [More…]
Development of Hellraid has been put on hold, with the game essentially going back to the drawing board. [More…]
A new player reform system has been implemented for League of Legends which evaluates player chat logs and automatically issues bans. Bans can range from two-weeks up to permanent blocks. [More…]
Consoles & Hardware
Windows 10 will release for Xbox One “post-summer” according to Phil Spencer. That’s the northern hemisphere’s summer, meaning winter south of the equator.
Rockstar Games is attempting to prevent the BBC’s Grand Theft Auto drama from arriving in its current form by launching a lawsuit to “protect [their] intellectual property.” [More…]
The Xbox preview update (for June) is rolling out and sees updates to the Xbox App on Windows 10, Avatars, game hubs and more.
The PlayStation E3 Experience 2015 will be live in theaters on 15 June. Well, theaters in America at least.
Need for Speed is getting a reboot and will feature “deep customisation, authentic urban car culture, open world, and immersive narrative” all on the PS4, Xbox One and PC. Have a teaser trailer until the full reveal on 15 June.
The fourth episode – Sons of Winter – of Telltale Games’ Game of Thrones has a trailer. The game arrives on 26 May for PC, Mac and PS4 and PS3 in North America, while the release for Xbox One and Xbox 360, along with PS4 and PS3 in Europe will be 27 May.
The ladies of Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition.
ZEN Pinball 2 gets a Portal table next week. And a trailer right now.
Team17 have released their first video for Sheltered, their Kickstarter project.
Arizona Sunshine is bringing zombies to SteamVR on HTC Vive. [More…]