Gaming News Wrap [29 Oct 2013]

News Wrap 02Good morning tasty morsels of humanity. Enjoy our tasty morsels of news.

Call of Duty: Ghosts details have hit the net from people who have obtained early copies of the game. Multiplayer modes and maps can be found here. The list of weapons can be seen here.

The GTA V ‘iFruit’ app has been released for Android. The official app can be downloaded on the Google Play Store for free.

EA has ended a 15-year partnership with Tiger Woods for its golf game. The publisher also revealed that their next-gen entry into the golf series is still very much alive. [More on EA.com]

A web series for Ryse: Son of Rome has been spotted online. It is rated ‘M’ and will contain “blood and gore, intense violence, partial nudity, sexual content and strong language” and is “coming soon”. [More on Polygon]

Square Enix has considered asking Eidos to develop a game for the Final Fantasy series, indicating that a Western-developed title is not impossible. [More on OXM]

Earth Defense Force 2025 will be released in the West in February 2014 for Xbox 360 and PS3. There is a number of pre-order incentives available, details of which can be found here.

The PS4 will be getting Trine 2: Complete Story. No additional information about release dates were given, but you can read a little more on PlayStation Blog.

Sega is teasing a release today (29 October) with the hint that “guts will be _______”. CVG is guessing “Shenmue” is the answer.

The Witcher 3 will be distributed in Europe by Namco Bandai. And that’s all there is to say about the game at this time.

Battlefield 4 is available to pre-load on Origin. Check here for more.

Videos

The TV spot for Ryse: Son of Rome.

Three videos from DriveClub which were uploaded to Facebook using the PS4’s ‘Share’ function.

You can download (if you’re in a launch country) the free Kinect Sports Rivals “trial experience” on 22 November. Downloading the trial will unlock bonuses in the full game. Details here.

A new update for Nvidia’s Shield allows the handheld device to be treated as a portable games console.

Fallout: Nuka Break – a fan film – returns with episode 1 in the second season.

Lifestyle

Not quite gaming related, but certainly zombie related. This past weekend saw the now annual Cape Town Zombie Walk shamble around the streets of the Mother City. We snapped a few pictures of humans pretending to be zombies – while being a zombie in human disguise of course. You can see all the photos in our Facebook Album.

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About Zombie Dredd

Wannabe gaming journalist. Wannabe zombie. And sometimes clan leader of OAP. Clint O'Shea when in his human disguise.