Gaming News Wrap [28 Nov 2014]

News Wrap 07Good day and happy thanksgiving weekend to our US readers. Thanks to the celebration, news is a little low on the ground for this edition of the Gaming News Wrap.

Games

A new Far Cry 4 patch has been released for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 versions of the game. Details of the update can be found here.

Telltale Games are a busy bunch at the moment – their Game of Thrones series kicks off next week. Episode 1 (or ‘Iron From Ice’) will be out for PC, Mac and PS4 in the US on 2 December, while Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PS4 in Europe receive it on 3 December and the iOS version is out on 4 December. [via Twitter]

Metal Gear Online will premiere at The Game Awards on Friday 5 December. [via Twitter]

Sales & Discounts

A new batch of items will be on sale from today on Xbox Live and includes items discounted by up to 75%. On Xbox One, there’s Titanfall, Battlefield 4, FIFA 15 and more, while on Xbox 360, there’s Destiny, FIFA 15, The Evil Within, GTA San Andreas and more. The specials are valid until 1 December. Full details are available on Major Nelson.

Industry

A survey by EA has revealed that the FIFA series is increasing the popularity of football in the US.

Videos

Watch as the Xbox One outperforms the PS4… when dropped from a height of about 5m.

RIDE the Ducati 1199 Superleggera in this new trailer.

A launch trailer for the Twilight Princess DLC pack now available for Hyrule Warriors.

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