Gaming News Wrap [28 Jan 2015]

Breakfast Wrap 09Yes, it’s another tasty treat that we like to call the Gaming News Wrap.

Games

The new update for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare is live and weighs in at around 1.7GB on the Xbox One, while the ‘Havoc’ DLC is also available and is a 6.7GB download. Screenshots, as well as a few details about the DLC, can be found here.

The Assassin’s Creed to follow after Victory (set in Victorian London) looks likely to be set in Japan, according to an internet sleuth who has analysed an image used in a sequence of game guides since 2013. You can decide how much you care to believe the rumour right now. [More…]

Dragon’s Dogma Online has been announced and is a free-to-play game coming to PC, PS4 and Xbox One in 2015, but it is not heading to the west. [More…]

Dead or Alive 5: Last Round has been delayed for release from 17 February until 30 March on Steam.

Sales & Discounts

This week’s deals on the Xbox Games Store include plenty of EA titles for both the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Battlefield 4, Titanfall, Dragon Age, Mass Effect and more are available at discounts from at least 33% to 80%. Details can be found here.

Industry

Rumours – that not even the organisation themself can confirm – suggest that Joystiq will be closed by AOL… [More…]

eSports

Valve has banned a number of players and admins from pro Counter-Strike teams for match fixing. iBUYPOWER, NetCodeGuides.com, and Team Torqued are the three teams named by Valve.

Videos

The ‘Hurk Deluxe Pack’ is now available for Far Cry 4. The pack includes five missions and five weapons.

Lady Hammerlock the Baroness is now available for Borderlands The Pre Sequel, and here’s a trailer to kinda prove it.

Two new Resident Evil: Revelations 2 videos have hit the internet. The one shows Barry in the campaign, while the second feature Claire in Raid Mode. Details on the Raid Mode have also been released.

Reptile is back in Mortal Kombat X.

The launch trailer for Grim Fandango Remastered.

Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries is now available via Steam Early Access.

Patch 6.1 for World of Warcraft adds a S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera to the game…

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