Gaming News Wrap [31 Oct 2014]

News Wrap 05Welcome to another pre-apocalyptic edition of the Gaming News Wrap.

Games

It appears as though the multiplayer servers for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare are now live. Those with an early copy of the game only look likely to be banned if you live stream before the embargo. [More…]

BioShock Infinite The Complete Edition will be released on 4 November in North America and 7 November in the UK for PS3 and Xbox 360. It will be priced at $39.99 in the US and £24.99 in the UK.

The PS Plus version of DriveClub has been postponed “until further notice”. That’s the message from Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida on Facebook.

Rebellion has released the ninth piece of free content for Sniper Elite 3. ‘Shooting Range’ offers “four sharpshooter challenges and new achievements across dedicated rifle, SMG and pistol ranges.”

A new patch for the PC version of The Evil Within has been released and enables players to switch between 30 or 60 frames per second, as well as removing letterboxing, as well as other fixes. [More…]

Sales & Discounts

November’s Games with Gold have been announced and offers three games for Gold members to download for no additional cost. On Xbox One, Volgarr the Viking is free, while on Xbox 360 Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise is free until 15 November, at which point Red Faction: Guerrilla becomes available. [More…]

Industry

Watch_Dogs has shipped a total of nine million units to retailers, and saw Ubisoft report a 65 per cent increase in sales year-over-year.

Xbox Entertainment Studios has officially been closed – just a year and a half after it was opened. [More…]

The boxed versions of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes has been reduced (permanently) in Europe. The new price of £19.99 / €19.99 is across all formats – PS4, Xbox One, PS3 and Xbox 360.

Videos

The EU PS Store update went live on Wednesday and brought Freedom Wars, Unfinished Swan, Lords of the Fallen and more. Details can be found on the PlayStation Blog.

A ‘celebrity’ playthrough of Assassin’s Creed Unity.

Time anomalies and Assassin’s Creed Unity .

A live action trailer for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare.

The Call of Duty Advanced Warfare companion app will be available for iOS, Android, Windows phone and Kindle on 3 November.

The battles of Kyrat – or the 5 v 5 multiplayer – is the focus of this new Far Cry 4 trailer. The game has also now gone gold and will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC on 18 November.[More…]

A trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor‘s season pass. Details can be found here.

‘Bizarre Eastern European Recruitment Caught on Camera’. That’s Techland’s own words when describing this Dying Light video.

Resident Evil HD Remastered gets a second trailer.

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