News Wrap 02Good morning. The world breathes a collective sigh of relief… it’s Friday.

Games

Sucker Punch has confirmed the release date of inFamous: First Light, the standalone expansion to inFamous: Second Son. The game will be available for download on 26 August in North America and 27 August in Europe for $14.99. [via Twitter]

The closed beta for Destiny on Xbox 360 and Xbox One “begins late July” according to a new trailer spotted by VideoGamer.com. This means that the beta (available to those that pre-order the game) is likely to arrive around 1-2 weeks after it hits PS3 and PS4 on 17 July.

A second Battlefield Hardline beta will be held in autumn (or spring in the southern half of the world) and will be available for all platforms. [More…]

Contrast is now available on the Xbox One for $14.99/£11.99.

Sales & Discounts

The July Games With Gold titles have been revealed, and the Xbox 360 feel like fillers this month. Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition will be available on Xbox One in July for free, while Xbox 360 gamers can get Gotham City Impostors until 15 July and then BattleBlock Theater until the end of July. [More…]

Industry

It doesn’t seem like Respawn will be taking Titanfall back to singleplayer as it’s a “step backwards”. The studio has also not decided on its next project yet, but are focused on supporting Titanfall for the rest of the year. [More…]

YouTube will be introducing ‘creator features’ in the future which includes 60fps support. [More…]

eSports

Just Dance. Yes, bet that was not what you were expecting to see under the heading ‘eSports’ right? Well, Just Dance 2015 has been added to ESWC‘s titles for this year. It joins Counter-Strike, FIFA and Call of Duty Ghosts for 2014 in Paris.

Screenshots & Concept Art

Videos

It’s the Lycans from The Order: 1886.

The launch trailer for Sniper Elite 3.

http://youtu.be/LoxMtmRXj4I

Alien: Isolation slaps itself on the back with this ‘E3 accolades’ trailer.

A teaser trailer for PES 2015 featuring Juventus and Bayern Munich.

http://youtu.be/4YnW6HBEVKk

Balls out… Pure Pool is coming to PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

http://youtu.be/CuUqKEoO78w

A gameplay trailer for Dead Island Epidemic – the world’s fist ZOMBA game.

http://youtu.be/5Dv_su_8-PI

Octodad will be getting free DLC called ‘Shorts’. [More…]

This is Unreal Engine 4 running on a phone.