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Batman: Arkham Knight – Dark Knight Returns and Batman Beyond Skins revealed

CFjjQ_QXIAItY7X.jpg largeRocksteady Studios have revealed the Batman: Arkham Knight Dark Knight Returns and Batman Beyond playable character skins, available via the Gotham’s Future Skin Pack.

The Gotham’s Future Skin Pack will be available to anyone who pre-orders Batman: Arkham Knight at any participating retailer.

 

Rise of the Tomb Raider now an Xbox exclusive [Update]

Xbox Australia posted a comment on Facebook indicating that Rise of the Tomb Raider will be exclusive to Xbox One; no longer a “timed exclusive.”Lara's still trying to figure out what's in that caveCFm8menWMAAEm_b“Update: We can’t update the image but Forza 6 should be exclusive added here as Xbox One exclusive,” read the comment. “And for those wondering; Rise of Tomb Raider will be Xbox exclusive. Not timed exclusive but exclusive.”

Expect to hear more about Rise of the Tomb Raider and its status at the Electronic Entertainment Expo in June.

[Update: “We apologize for any confusion resulting from an incorrect post shared on our Australian Facebook page in January. As we revealed at gamescom 2014, ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ will be available in Holiday 2015, exclusively on Xbox. We have no additional details to share at this time,” a Microsoft spokesperson told GamerCenterOnline.]

 

 

Good news for Halo fans! Special Edition Xbox One: Master Chief Collection Bundle

Later this month the U.S. will be getting a limited time release of the special edition Xbox One: Master Chief Collection Bundle.

XboxOne_Console_MCC_US_ANL_RGB-4fd767db-1b01-4148-ac86-7a93c74007a4-301934765The Master Chief collection features: Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 2 Anniversary, Halo 3 and Halo 4. This bundle’s main feature, however, is the limited edition white console and controller.

The bundle’s retail price will be around $349, however there will be a limited quantity and only at participating retailers.

Bethesda Shows Teaser for Doom 4!

Bethesda Softworks has released a sneak peak of Doom 4! Bethesda will be releasing the full trailer at their first ever E3 press conference.

The original Doom was one of the first FPS (first person shooters) to capture the speed and intensity we experience in FPS games today. In doing so, it became a big milestone in the gaming industry. Doom used to be the “king” of FPS; since then, many more FPS games have raised the bar to new levels. A big question now is, will this new installment in Doom series be good enough to reach “king” status again or will it just be another game on the shelf?

 

CD Projekt RED encodes secret message in The Witcher 3 trailer; thanks fans for continual support

 In the latest The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt trailer, CD Projekt RED encoded a secret message to all of its fans; thanking them for the continual support.  

 

After 3 long years The witcher: Wild Hunt is finally ready to go The reviews are already out, and the reception is amazing. We can’t wait to hand our baby over to you.

It’s a very important milestone for all of us here. We went from 50 people on the first Witcher to over 200 creating a massive open world of Wild Hunt.

It’s a grand scale now, but the nuance and soul of the series are intact. We wouldn’t have it any other way.

This one is for the fans who supported us all this time; Those who cheered for a different kind of fantasy

One that’s dark, unsettling and personal. Here’s something to sweeten these last days of waiting. Here’s “A night to remember”, a short, spoiler-free cinematic.

PS: In terms of scale, let us just say that the town of Novigrad in our game has over 2000 openable doors! Imagine the mass of load time it would generate in the Witcher 1 ;)

Life is Strange Episode 3 – Chaos Theory coming May 19

Life is Strange Episode 3 –  Chaos Theory is set to release on May 19, Square Enix community manager Scott Blows confirmed.

In the next installment of Life is Strange, Max & Chloe ramp up their investigation to find out what exactly is going on at Blackwell Academy and the whereabouts of Rachel Amber. Secrets will be uncovered and Max will find another use for her power!

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Konami issues DMCA for Super Bunnyhop’s video about their relationship with Kojima

YouTube Super Bunnyhop had posted an interesting video about the dysfunctional relationship between legendary developer Hideo Kojima and Konami Digital Productions.

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However, since the posting of the video on YouTube, Konami has since used a DMCA and YouTube has since removed the video. [Update: The video has returned]  Continue reading

Coffee Stain Studios pays homage to Hideo Kojima in Goat Simulator; begs for Silent Hills, P.T. return

Goat Simulator developer Coffee Stain Studios–amidst the cancellation of Guillermo del Toro and Kojima Productions’ Silent Hills project and the removal of P.T. from the PlayStation Network–have added Hideo Kojima to the game’s credits begging for Silent Hills’ return.Goat_SilentHills

“We heard that Hideo Kojima was removed from the credits for Metal Gear Solid 5 so we added him to the credits for Goat Simulator,” said the developer on the Goat Simulator Facebook page.

In addition, Coffee Stain also offered Kojima a position working with the studio. “You’re always welcome to work with us Kojima!” they continued. Continue reading