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Ubisoft announced a free Just Dance 2016 demo on new-gen consoles for playing using the Just Dance Controller App. The one song demo is “Blame” by Calvin Harris Ft. John Newman and is now available to download on the Wii U, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
The free Just Dance Controller App, now available for Apple and Android devices and soon to be available for Windows Phone devices, enables players on new-gen consoles to play Just Dance 2016 without any peripherals or added console cameras. The app transforms the player’s smartphone into a controller that tracks the accuracy of their moves and allows them to navigate through the game. On Xbox One players also have the choice to access the demo using Kinect for Xbox One.
After two years on Steam Early Access, indie developer HyperSloth announced that their narrative adventure game Dream has launched for PC.
Deep Silver released the first footage of Risen 3: Titan Lords Enhanced Edition on the PlayStation 4. Scheduled for release on August 21st, The Enhanced Edition includes all updates and previously released DLC content (Adventure Grab, Fog Island, Uprising of the Little Guys) presented with a level of graphical quality comparable to the “Ultra” settings on the original PC release.
Indie developer Chasing Carrots has launched Cosmonautica on Steam for $14.99. A screwball space simulation game that combines elements of trading and crew simulation, Cosmonautica has players start to captain a washed-up space cruiser as they explore a universe filled with colorful characters and funky space tunes.
The fourth and final installment in the ‘Know Your Units’ video series for Company of Heroes 2: The British Forces, Relic Entertainment unveils the Emplacement units.
Featuring three variations including a 17-Pounder AT Gun, 40mm AA Gun, and the 3 Inch Mortar, the Emplacements help turn the tide of victory with their versatile anti-aircraft, anti-infantry and support style units.
Indie developer Invoker Studios announced their first project Ironkraft – Road to Hell, a fast-paced 2.5D side-scrolling car-brawler for PC. The game is now in the Steam Greenlight process.
Team17 announced Worms WMD will be heading to Xbox One and PC in early 2016.
Worms WMD features a brand new look 2D cartoon-inspired worm as well as hand drawn landscapes. For the first time ever players will be able to use new vehicles and even enter buildings which will add new strategic elements of gameplay to the traditional wormy warfare.
Psyonic has revealed the first paid DLC pack for Rocket League. Dubbed “Supersonic Fury,” the new DLC pack introduces two new exclusive vehicles, “Dominus” the muscle car and “Takumi” the Japanese street racer, plus several new Decals, Paint Types, Rocket Boosts, Wheels, PlayStation Trophies, and Steam Achievements.
In addition to the “Supersonic Fury” DLC Pack, Psyonix will also release a free game update that includes a Spectator Mode, allowing players to join live games and watch other people play in real time. The new “Utopia Coliseum” gameplay arena, more than 70 new Country Flags, numerous other customization items, and the new single, “Firework” from electronica group, Hollywood Principle, will also make it to the update.
Priced at $3.99 on both PlayStation 4 and Steam, the Rocket League “Supersonic Fury” DLC Pack will be available for purchase in August, with the “Utopia Coliseum” Free Update simultaneously releasing alongside it.
2K today announced 2K Pro-Am, a new mode for MyPLAYERs in NBA 2K16. Grab your friends, design your own logos, jerseys and arenas for full branding of your team. After your identity has been stamped, rise up the leaderboards with your team to compete against the best in the world in 5 on 5 matches on full-sized courts with NBA rules in a venue that supports 40 players playing simultaneously.
NBA 2K16 will be available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, Xbox One and Xbox 360, and PC on September 29th.
Team17 today announced its partnership with indie developer Playtonic Games to help publish Yooka-Laylee, a new 3D platformer from the creative talent behind Banjo-Kazooie.
Yooka-Laylee stars the charismatic new heroes Yooka and Laylee. Using an arsenal of special moves like Yooka’s tongue grapple and Laylee’s sonar blast, players will explore – and expand – 3D worlds filled with collectibles and secrets to discover.
Yooka-Laylee is planned for an October 2016 release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U and PC.