Gaming News Wrap [30 June 2014]

Breakfast Wrap 01Good morning everyone. Hope the weekend treated you like royalty, because you know it’s the week’s job to treat you like a peasant.

Games

The Achievements and Trophies for Destiny have been revealed by Bungie. You can find them here.

Gran Turismo 7 for the PS4 will bypass a ‘prologue’ version and jump straight onto the PS4 as a full release. Polyphony also won’t be “throwing away the standard cars.” While the game is being developed, don’t expect it this year. [More…]

EA will be releasing ‘Ultimate’ versions of FIFA 15, Madden NFL 15 and NHL 15. The versions will come with extra Ultimate Team card packs at a price of $69.99. [More…]

Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate will launch in North America on 2 September and in Europe on 5 September for PS, PS4, PS Vita and Xbox One. 

Natural Doctrine will be released in retail stores and digitally on 16 September in North American and 19 September in Europe for PS4, PS3 and PS Vita.

The Naxxramas cards for Hearthstone are expected to be released in July according to Blizzard. With the update, a new game board and narrative-led single player campaign are expected. [More…]

The World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor beta test is now live, but that is only of interest to those that registered.

Industry

Microsoft is hiring for a producer for a “new project line in the Halo universe”. [via AllGamesBeta]

The Last of Us PS4 hardware bundle has been confirmed for Europe and will release alongside the game in July at a price of €429.99.

Mario Kart 8 has sold two million copies worldwide since release. The news, along with the re-election of Satoru Iwata as president of Nintendo, was revealed at the company’s Annual General Meeting.

eSports

The International for 2014 (for Dota 2 in case you have absolutely no idea what we’re talking about) has broken the $10 million prize pool. Yes, that’s just to play games for a bit… [More…]

Screenshots & Concept Art

Videos

Your Xbox One profile will be at last be viewable on Xbox.com from this week.

The 60fps upload option for YouTube is still inbound but to celebrate the announcement, a new 60fps Battlefield Hardline trailer has been released.

A Titanfall trailer running at 60fps has also appeared on YouTube.

Space Hulk: Deathwing has a new trailer.

14 minutes of gameplay from Styx: Master of Shadows. The game is heading to PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

A mini-documentary about No Man’s Sky and its “incredible story”.

Watch as the speed run for Super Marios Bros is broken. You will only need 4 minutes 57.69 seconds to spare.

Ah. Tarintino’s Kill Bill as an 8-bit game. Genius.

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