The first paid expansion and season pass item for Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom arrives this week for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam for $9.99. Fans who have purchased the Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom Season Pass will automatically receive the DLC this Thursday, December 13th. The Lair of the Lost Lord features new backstories for Tani and Bracken, new magical Nazacaän weapons, and new gameplay elements.
The latest Beyond Good and Evil 2 Space Monkeys stream gave us a closer look at new gameplay, featuring augments, ship-to-ship combat, combat skills, the scope of co-op, how you can begin recruiting characters to your crew, and more. This recap gives a small taste.
Activision has released a new trailer featuring Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s new free content update, Operation Absolute Zero, which kicks off tomorrow on PlayStation 4, with other platforms to follow.
Today, Ubisoft announced that Ghost Recon Wildlands will introduce a free Ghost Recon Future Soldier–themed special mission featuring characters Scott Mitchell and John Kozak as part of Special Operation 3. In this third major update of Year 2 content, players will be able to team up with Mitchell and Kozak for this free two-part special crossover event starting tomorrow, December 11th, on all platforms.
Exclusive Ghost Recon Future Soldier–themed content will be introduced to the Ghost Recon Wildlands main campaign and PvP mode, including two new Future Soldier–inspired Ghost War PvP classes and a PvE mission, Operation Silent Spade. In Operation Silent Spade, Ghost Leader Scott Mitchell calls on Nomad and his team to help rookie John Kozak investigate a plot that links the Santa Blanca Cartel to a nuclear threat. The special challenge is playable solo or with up to four players in co-op.
Upon completing Operation Silent Spade, players will be rewarded with the Optical Camo Backpack, perfect for a stealth approach. In addition to the rewards for completing the challenge, players can further customize and arm their Ghosts with the Silent Spade Pack, which includes a weapon and new customization items.
Special Operation 3 will also bring two new Ghost War PvP classes, Vanguard and Sharpshooter, inspired by Ghost Recon Future Soldier characters. Vanguard uses sensor grenades to uncover and highlight hidden enemies in the area of effect to his team, while Sharpshooter charges his shots by using his Long Range Specialist ability, which at a full charge enables him to negate the effects of sway and bullet drop. In addition to two new classes, this update will also contain two new PvP maps, Lithium Mine and Outskirts.
Bethesda Softworks has released the official DOOM 25th Anniversary Trailer. Fans can join up today at www.SlayersClub.com to receive the exclusive Zombie DOOM Slayer skin for DOOM Eternal when it launches. Stay tuned for more details in the coming weeks around how to participate in the Year of DOOM, including information on exclusive content, rewards, events, contests, and much more.
Capcom today announced Monster Hunter World: Iceborne, a new expansion for Monster Hunter: World coming Fall 2019 for PlayStatoin 4 and Xbox One, with more details on the PC release to be shared in future announcements. Monster Hunter World: Iceborne will feature new quest ranks, locales, monsters, moves and gear in addition to a full narrative experience that continues on from the ending of Monster Hunter: World. More information on the expansion will be shared next spring.
CD Projekt Red, together with Capcom, have announced a special collaboration between The Witcher 3: Wild Hunter and Monster Hunter: World.
The collaboration sees Monster Hunter: World players take on the mantle of Geralt of Rivia — a professional monster slayer equipped with superhuman strength and reflexes — and has them take on a series of Witcher-inspired quests. These offer a unique gameplay experience blending RPG mechanics of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt with Monster Hunter: World’s game systems.
Reprising his role as the White Wolf in the English version of Monster Hunter: World is Doug Cockle — the English voice of Geralt of Rivia throughout The Witcher series of games.
The Witcher-inspired content is coming to Monster Hunter: World on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in early 2019 as a free title update, with the PC release to follow soon. More details regarding the collaboration will be revealed at a later date.
Bandai Namco has released a new trailer for God Eater 3 highlighting the game’s story. Fenrir is gone, and a new Age is upon us. Ash Aragami have appeared and the God Eaters known as Ages are the only ones with the power to stop them. God Eater 3 will be available February 8th for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam.
International singer-songwriter Hikaru Utada and Grammy Award winner Skrillex lend their talents to the opening movie of Kingdom Hearts III, the new title from Square Enix and Disney arriving January 29th on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
The opening movie sets players up for the events to come in Kingdom Hearts III, as the ultimate battle for light and life comes to a conclusion. With the help of his loyal companions Donald and Goofy, Sora will team up with iconic Disney and Pixar characters in an attempt to defeat the darkness and save the universe.
Funcom has announced Conan Unconquered, a strategy game releasing in Q2 2019 where players must build the ultimate stronghold and assemble an unconquerable army that can stand against wave after wave of enemies in increasing numbers and difficulty. The game is published by Funcom and created by Petroglyph, a team that includes several of the lead developers on the classic and original strategy games such as Dune 2 and Command & Conquer.