Gaming News Wrap [23 Feb 2015]

News Wrap 01Well done. Another weekend survived. Thankfully, the Gaming News Wrap will help keep you going for the week ahead.

Games

Bobby Moore has joined the FUT Legends roster in FIFA 15. This genuine football legend is only available for the Xbox versions of the game.

Patch 2.2 for Diablo 3 will add new Legendary level 70 armour sets as well as redesign existing ones. There will also be class updates, adventure mode updates and quality of life updates. Full details can be found here.

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round has launched, but it wasn’t a smooth release for the game. The full digital version of the game didn’t appear on the PlayStation Store and the Mad Catz Xbox One Tournament Edition 2 Arcade FightStick doesn’t work with the game. A few other issues were reported too including crashing and freezing on the Xbox One version of the game. [More…]

Industry

Twitch has announced TwitchCon, scheduled for 25 and 26 September in San Francisco. The convention was “created as a celebration of all things Twitch,” and will give attendees “the chance to mingle with each other and their favorite broadcasters, experience live content from the convention center, and learn from the community’s thought-leaders.” [via Press Release]

eSports

OpTic Gaming are the season one winners of the MLG‘s Call of Duty Pro League. [via Facebook]

Videos

DICE is asking the Battlefield community to assist with designing a new map for Battlefield 4. A new patch for the game will be released in March to improve netcode and soldier collision, as well as tweak Squad Obliteration.

Meanwhile, a fourth developer diary for Battlefield Hardline has been released and the episode focuses on the beta, which saw 7 million players, steal $2.8 billion in Heist on Bank Job; 3.8 million vaults were busted; 38 million cars were hotwired and there were 28 million Hotwire takedowns.

Monsters and mini-bosses feature in this IGN First video for Bloodborne.

Still a little undecided over The Order: 1886? Maybe these first 25 minutes from the game will help you decide.

If you need them, here’s seven reasons to upgrade to Zombie Army Trilogy.

Aganos gets trailered in this new video for Killer Instinct Season 2.

40 minutes of Final Fantasy 15 PS4 gameplay has been released.

ESL has announced ESL One Cologne, the “world’s largest Counter-Strike: Global Offensive event”. The tournament will be hosted at the LANXESS arena and boast a US$250,000 prize pool on 22 and 23 August.

Dungeons 2 will be released for PC, Mac and SteamOS on 24 April.

Dragon’s Dogma Online has its second trailer. But let’s be fair, a trailer is all the west is getting for now.

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