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The closed beta for The Crew on Xbox One and PS4 will kick off on 30 September. Registrations can be done here.

Luis Suarez’s real-life ban has been extended to FIFA 15, with the player only becoming available on 26 October 2014. This is in both Ultimate Team and career modes. [More…]

Triad Wars may still come to consoles and United Front are still keen to make more games in the Sleeping Dogs universe. [More…]

Some World of Warcraft characters set to be deleted with the 6.0.2 patch will be retrievable (with conditions) afterwards. The lower the character’s level, the shorter the period available to undelete them will be. [More…]

Consoles & Hardware

Sony has announced that PlayStation Home will be shut down on 31 March 2015 after operating for six years. [More…]

Sales & Discounts

Square Enix is offering the Eidos Anthology for just £40 – a saving of 80%. The anthology packs in 34 games from the Eidos back catalogue including Tomb Raider, Hitman, Deus Ex and Thief. The sale ends 12:00 GMT on Tuesday 30 September.


Square Enix has filed a trademark for ‘Dawn Engine’ in Europe. [via AllGamesBeta]


Get to know Pagan Min a little better in this Far Cry 4 trailer. Sony and Ubisoft have also announced PS3 and PS4 Far Cry 4 bundles which will be available when the game releases on 18 November. [More…]

This new Assassin’s Creed Unity trailer discusses character customisation and co-op.

Alien: Isolation gets distressed in this extended TV ad.

Here’s the first 15 minutes of gameplay from Forza Horizon 2.

Not one, not two, heck, not even three, but four Styx: Master of Shadows ‘making of’ videos.

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments is out this week, so here’s a launch trailer.

Viking Squad – a co-op, beat ‘em up – will be heading to the PS4 in 2015. [More…]

Just Dance Now – the mobile version of the Just Dance series – is now available for iOS and Android.

Because this sort of thing is cute and adorable we suppose…