As an agent of The Division, you have access to a host of abilities that will help you progress through a fallen New York City. Learn about the 3 different categories of skills (Medical, Technology and Security) and how they can give you an edge in the heat of combat in the latest trailer.
Tom Clancy’s The Division will be available March 8th on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.
D3 Go! and Marvel Entertainment today announced Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign is now available on Xbox One for $14.99. In addition, players will receive all the already released DLC packs (Science Friction and The Case of the Cold Chimichangas) for free and exclusively for Xbox One users, players will also receive a free Thor: Goddess of Thunder character to add to their roster. Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign is already available on Xbox 360, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, and Thor: Goddess of Thunder will not be available for these platforms until March 15th.
The 16th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards will be recognizing Bethesda Game Studios’ Todd Howard, game director of the Fallout and The Elder Scrolls game series, with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions to the world of gaming. The Game Developers Choice Awards ceremony takes place on Wednesday, March 16th at 6:30 pm at the Moscone Convention Center during the 2016 Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, and will be livestreamed on Twitch at: http://www.twitch.tv/gdca
Howard joins the ranks of previous Lifetime Achievement Award recipients such as Warren Spector, Hironobu Sakaguchi, Ken Kutaragi, Peter Molyneux, Dr. Ray Muzyka and Dr. Greg Zeschuk, among others.
In recognition of Golden Week and the Lunar New Year holidays, the first-ever Steam Lunar New Year Sale is on now. Happening through Friday, February 12th, the sale offers the chance to explore new games through a Lunar New Year story experience, and find thousands of titles offered at reduced prices.
Daybreak Game Company today announced the upcoming separation of the Early Access survival game H1Z1 into two independent games. H1Z1: King of the Kill is a multiplayer shooter comprised of a variety of new fight-to-the-death game modes, including Battle Royale. King of the Kill will come out of Early Access and launch this summer on consoles and PC. H1Z1, in turn, will now be called H1Z1: Just Survive, and will refine its focus on delivering a persistent, post-apocalyptic, open-world zombie experience where scavenging, crafting and base-building are the difference between life and death.
On February 17th, both H1Z1: Just Survive and H1Z1: King of the Kill will be available on PC through Steam Early Access for $19.99 USD each. All players who currently own or purchase H1Z1 on or before February 16th will be granted both games upon the separation.
Both Just Survive and King of the Kill will continue to progress in Steam Early Access under the umbrella of the H1Z1 universe, but will be developed with independent milestones by dedicated teams within Daybreak Games. King of the Kill will come out of Early Access and launch simultaneously on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this summer. Just Survive will remain in Early Access through the end of the year.
2K and Firaxis Games announced today that XCOM 2, the sequel to the real-time strategy title, is now available for PC.
In XCOM 2, humanity lost the war against the alien threat that has established a new world order on Earth. XCOM, formerly a secret paramilitary organization, is largely forgotten and must strike back from the shadows to reclaim Earth from the aliens’ rule and free mankind from their evil plans.
To commemorate Uncharted 4’s April 26th release, Sony Interactive Entertainment will be releasing a special Limited Edition Uncharted 4 PlayStation 4 Bundle for $399.99 USD / $499.99 CAD. Pre-orders start today.
This bundle includes a Limited Edition 500GB PS4 in Gray Blue featuring a silk-screened image of Nathan Drake, as well as a matching DualShock 4 and a copy of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End on Blu-ray. The limited edition PS4 also features the PlayStation logo, Uncharted logo, and the phrase “Sic Parvis Magna” in gold. “Sic Parvis Magna” is Latin for “Greatness from small beginnings” and is the same phrase engraved on Drake’s ring.
As a bonus, if you pre-order the Limited Edition Uncharted 4 PS4 Bundle, you’ll receive a voucher for an Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune Outfit, Golden Weapon Skin, and Uncharted Points to use in Multiplayer Mode.
The Gray Blue DualShock 4 will be sold separately in early March, ahead of the release of the bundle, for $64.99 USD / $89.99 CAD.
Lastly, a limited edition Gray Blue version of the Gold Wireless Headset will be available in early March for $99.99 USD / $119.99 CAD. This limited edition headset features the same gray blue color as the PS4 included in the bundle, as well as the PlayStation logo and “Sic Parvis Magna” in gold. A custom Uncharted 4 audio mode tuned specifically for PlayStation headsets by Naughty Dog will be available via the Headset Companion App when Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End launches on April 26th.
Ubisoft has released a live action trailer for Far Cry Primal, available February 23rd on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and PC in March.
Electronic Arts has released a story trailer for Mirror’s Edge Catalyst. In addition, EA announced that a Closed Beta for Mirror’s Edge Catalyst is coming, and you can now sign up for a chance to be part of it. The Mirror’s Edge Catalyst Closed Beta will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Origin. Stay tuned for more info on the Closed Beta, when it’s coming, and other details.
Bethesda Softworks today announced that DOOM will be available on May 13th for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.
Bethesda also revealed plans to release a premium collector’s edition of DOOM that will be available through participating retailers. The limited DOOM collector’s edition, created in conjunction with TriForce, includes an exclusive, fully-realized 12” tall collector’s statue of one of the game’s most iconic demons: the Revenant. Modeled from actual in-game 3D files, the demonic Revenant stands on an LED-lit base with internal, slow-spinning turbine from the UAC facility on Mars. The DOOM collector’s edition also includes a copy of the game packaged in an exclusive metal case.
The DOOM collector’s edition is available for pre-order through participating retailers and is priced at $119.99 USD. Players pre-ordering the DOOM collector’s edition or the standard edition of the game will receive the Demon Multiplayer Pack which contains a unique demon armor set with three skin variations, six metallic paint colors and three id logo patterns that can be applied to weapons and armor, plus a set of six Hack Modules – one-time consumable items that can give you an edge in a multiplayer match.