Frogmind announced today that Badland: Game of the Year Edition is now available for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita with full Cross-Buy support, as well as for PC via Steam. The Xbox One version launches this Friday with a Wii U version coming at a later date.
On June 2nd, the third DLC pack for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will be available first on Xbox Live for Xbox One and Xbox 360, with other platforms to follow.
From the famed steps of Parliament in London, to the snowy confines of the Kremlin in Moscow, players will experience a diverse landscape of multiplayer mayhem, including the return of one of the most iconic multiplayer maps in Call of Duty history, “Highrise,” which first debuted in 2009’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, now transported to the year 2054.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Supremacy includes four new multiplayer maps, all featuring the new Exo Grapple mechanic.
The Exo Zombies saga continues in the all-new episode, Carrier. Following the end of the last episode, Infected, Bruce Campbell steps in and joins the cast of John Malkovich, Bill Paxton, Rose McGowan, and Jon Bernthal. In Carrier, the four are trapped on an Atlas aircraft carrier. Carrier features advanced new weaponry, enemy Atlas Strike teams, Sentinel support squads, and a host of new zombie enemies.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Supremacy will be available first on Xbox Live for $14.99 on June 2nd. The Supremacy DLC Pack is also included in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s DLC Season Pass.
Paradox Interactive today released Magicka 2 for the PlayStation 4 and PC. Magicka 2 is available to download and play now on both platforms, enabling would-be Wizards everywhere to play alone or in groups through a new adventure with hundreds of spells and zero vampires. The game is available via PlayStation Network and via digital retailers on PC for $14.99, or in a Deluxe Edition for $19.99, at the game’s website.
Double Fine Productions is adding another game to its list of self-published titles. Iron Brigade on PC will now be published under the Double Fine label. The developer has also regained ownership of the intellectual property.
Double Fine is releasing an update to the Steam version of the game. In addition to bug fixes and improvements, the original matchmaking system has been removed and replaced with matchmaking via Steam.
XSEED Games today announced that its over-the-top, supernatural action RPG Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed is now available on PC via team for $29.99, with a 10% discount if purchased during its first week of sale. This PC version includes a “Visual Editor” that allows complete customization of virtually every aspect of the game’s look, enhanced visuals with support for a wide variety of screen resolutions including 1080p HD, and numerous Steam features such as achievements and trading cards.
Already announced for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC, indie developers Golden Ruby Games and Ripstone Publishing’s paranormal platformer and party game Extreme Exorcism is now coming to Wii U and PlayStation 3 this year.
In Extreme Exorcism, players take on the role of Extreme Exorcist Mae Barrons – whose unconventional supernatural skills are called upon when everything and everyone else has failed to rid a haunted house of its ghostly presence. Each time a ghost is eliminated, another will appear to mimic your every move – so tread carefully, or prepare to reap what you sow. In Extreme Exorcism you’re your own worst enemy. The longer you survive, the more extreme the game becomes.
Iconic children’s characters Paddington and Garfield arrive this summer on the Nintendo 3DS as French publisher Anuman Interactive and Ravenscourt announced the development of both titles today. The games will be published under the label Kids’ Mania and will be available for $29.99.
In the first of the two games, Paddington Bear arrives in London and tasks players with helping Paddington and the Brown family solve a series of mysteries in order to find explorer Montgomery Hyde. Along the way he interacts with Londoners, works with the police to catch thieves, solves puzzles given by his Aunt Lucy and satisfies his love of marmalade and sandwiches.
In the second of the two titles, the world’s most famous cat, Garfield, hops in the drivers seat alongside well-known characters from the Garfield Show in the racing game Garfield Kart. Supporting up to four players via local multiplayer gameplay, you can race with friends in one of 16 different tracks from Garfield’s world. The game also features single-player racing with four modes – Quick Race, Championship, Time Trial and Daily Challenge.
2K and Turtle Rock Studios announced today that Arena Mode is coming to Evolve as a free update. In Arena Mode, players head straight into a fight as one Monster battles a team of four Hunters to the death in best-of-three matches set in fixed arenas. Arena Mode is completely free on all platforms and will be available to all Evolve players today.
In Arena Mode, five fixed arenas are placed on 14 of Evolve’s maps for a total of 70 locations to brawl. A Stage 2 Monster player spawns into an arena against a team of four Hunters, and the two sides immediately battle to the death. The round ends when the Monster or the team of Hunters is eliminated, and the next round takes place in a new fixed arena on the same map. The first side to win two rounds is victorious in the best-of-three Arena Mode match.
Activision today revealed a new set of songs that you’ll be able to play in Guitar Hero Live when it launches this fall.
Newly Announced Artists and Tracks:
Halestorm – “Love Bites (So Do I)”
Tenacious D – “Tribute”
Beartooth – “I Have A Problem”
Pearl Jam – “Mind Your Manners”
Rise Again – “Tragedy + Time”
Soundgarden – “Been Away Too Long”
Anthrax – “Got The Time”
Architects – “Gravedigger”
Chevelle – “The Clincher”
A Day to Remember – “Right Back At It Again”
BioWare today released the Jaws of Hakkon DLC on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, further expanding the single player experience of Dragon Age: Inquisition. The new DLC takes players to a new region of Thedas where they will embark upon a new story arc in the campaign. Dragon Age: Inquisition – Jaws of Hakkon is available now for $14.99.
In Dragon Age: Inquisition – Jaws of Hakkon players will explore the Frostback Basin, a new playable area covered in mountains and lush forests, on a quest to discover the fate of the last Inquisitor and the powerful dragon he hunted. Traversing the vertical landscape and dense wilderness while fighting off vicious enemies, players will collect legendary armor and weapons on the path to unearthing an ancient secret of incredible power.