Gaming News Wrap [6 June 2013]

News Wrap 04Good Thunder day to all of you. Let’s not waste time and get straight to the news shall we?

Deus Ex: The Fall has been announced as a mobile game. Wait. Where are you all going? The “first instalment of the mobile series” will be available “this summer” and cost you $6.99/£4.99/5.99€ on mobile devices and tablets.

You can expect Square Enix to reveal the “future of Final Fantasy” at E3. Based on the above announcement, we’re expecting the game to arrive on phones and tablets. And the Wii U. [via CVG]

Sony has kicked off a sale for both the PS3 and PSP. It’s a pretty decent sale if you’re looking for some older titles and DLC, and features inFamous, Call of Duty and Killzone, among plenty more. For the PS3 specials, head this way, and for the PSP specials, look here.

On top of the specials, there is the usual EU PSN Store update which brings along new DLC and games including Remember Me, Limbo and more. Details of what is available can be found here.

Some new DLC is now available for your download pleasure. Scorpion (along with a patch) can be grabbed for Injustice: Gods Among Us, while ‘The Lost Island’ DLC for Crysis 3 is also out (1200MSP or £11.99 / $14.99).

State of Decay is available for Xbox 360 players hankering for a little DayZ action on their console. It’s a 1.81 GB download and costs 1600 MS Points, with a trial version also available.

Forza 5 will run at 1080p and at 60fps according to Turn 10 Studios content director John Wendel. [via GameSpot]

The Saints Row IV Collector’s Edition has been revealed and contains way too much awesome junk you will never use. Costing you $99 and dubbed ‘The Super Dangerous Wub Wub Edition’, it comes with… just look at the picture rather.

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It’s Donatello from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Out of Shadows.

The Last of Us is getting rave reviews, and is almost available for the general public to get their hands on. The latest TV spot for the game asks some hard questions of you.

Episode one of the PayDay 2 web series has been released.

The ‘Mobius Trailer’ for Metro: Last Light – a labour of love by Alexander Bereznyak of 4A Games who worked on the trailer alone for the last few months.

A new developer diary for inFamous Second Son looks at motion – and emotion – capture.

Sony has announced two existing franchises will be coming over to the PS4. Planetside 2 and DC Universe Online will both be free-to-play and will be available on the console’s launch.

The other free-to-play game coming to PS4 is Warframe. But that old announcement is now complete with this trailer.

The E3 game trailers are starting to appear already. South Park: The Stick of Truth is one such game.

The E3 trailer for Hellraid has also been released.

Sony will be hosting a live E3 webcast over all three days of the event. They have also announced that they will be allowing 40 fans into their press conference. For details of how that can be you, head here. Expect to see more than 40 waiting on the day…

A bunch of new trailers for Puppeteer has been released focusing on the pre-order bonuses. There’s lots of heads available, the original soundtrack and a custom dynamic theme.

A second ‘Day 2′ teaser has been released by Telltale Games. The teaser comes with the message “Day 220″, features a character called Bonnie. The Walking Dead maybe?

A third teaser has been released. This time the message is “Day 184″.

How about some eSports news to round off? The IeSF Championships will be moving from its ‘home’ in Korea to Romania for this year’s event happening from 31st of October 2013 to 4th of November 2013. The move was decided on “in order to extend IeSF’s global capacity and accessibility”. Expect South Africa to be getting their representatives in the tournament ready with support from the MSSA and MWEB.

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