Creative Assembly has released the first gameplay trailer for Total War: Arena, showing Alpha footage of this new entry to the series.
Idea Factory announced today that they’ve bumped up the Steam release date for Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2: Sisters Generation to next week – May 29th. Normally $29.99, the game will be available at 50% off for the first few days of launch.
Kalypso Media today announced ‘Espionage,’ the next major content expansion for Tropico 5, will be available on May 28th for PC via Steam for $19.99, with Xbox 360 and PlayStation 4 versions arriving later.
‘Espionage’ features the all new campaign ‘The Maltese Toucan,’ a new adventure wherein Tropico’s precious treasures need to be protected against foreign agents at all costs. Only you, as El Presidente, can keep Tropico safe from enemy spies and foreign powers that might try to steal your island’s best kept secrets for their own gain.
Codemasters has released the first gameplay teaser trailer for F1 2015, the official videogame of the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship. F1 2015 will now release on July 21st, marking the series’ debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The game will also be available for PC. Gamers who pre-order F1 2015 at GameStop/EB Games will receive a collectable F1 2015 metal case.
NeocoreGames announced today that the last episode in the Van Helsing trilogy, The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing III, is available now on Steam for $14.99 including a 10% launch week discount and a 20% loyalty discount for owners of at least one of the first two Van Helsing games. The third game in the gothic-noir steampunk action-RPG influenced by Bram Stoker’s Dracula comes on the same launch day as the previous two games, making May 22nd a very special day for fans of the trilogy.
Turtle Beach announced today that the Elite 800X headset for Xbox One is available at retail for $299.95. The Turtle Beach Elite 800X offers a suite of premium features for Xbox One gamers, including 100% fully wireless connectivity, booming 50mm drivers, DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound, Superhuman Hearing, active noise-cancellation and much more.
Ghost Games announced today the return of Need for Speed in a full reboot of the franchise. The game delivers on what the fans want, and what Need for Speed stands for – customization, authentic urban car culture, a nocturnal open world, and a narrative that pulls you through the game.
Need for Speed will launch in Fall 2015 on Origin for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment have released a live action video from the upcoming Batman: Arkham Knight. Directed by Tim Cronenweth and Jeff Cronenweth (director of photography for Gone Girl, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Fight Club), with Trent Reznor serving as music consultant, the Official Batman: Arkham Knight Trailer – “Be The Batman” features “The Wretched” by Nine Inch Nails and showcases everyday people being determined, courageous and fearless as they rise to become the Batman.
Batman: Arkham Knight will be available on June 23rd for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
The fourth of six episodes in the Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series, ‘Sons of Winter’, will be available starting May 26th on PC from the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital distribution services, as well as the PlayStation Network for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. The episode will be available on May 27th on the Xbox Games Store for Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Ubisoft today announced that the Might and Magic Heroes VII closed beta will start on May 25th at 12pm EDT and last until June 8th at 12pm EDT. Access to the closed beta is only available to players who pre-order the game and participants can explore it at their own pace against the computer or challenge other players online. Might & Magic Heroes VII closed beta can be played with up to 4 players simultaneously in both team and free for all modes.
The closed beta will give players the opportunity to discover the unique units and gameplay of Haven and Academy and to explore two Skirmish maps: The Dried Lands and the Bad Neighbors, harvest resources, expand their town, recruit armies and develop their heroes in an effort to besiege their opponent’s empire. There is no maximum level set for the closed beta and players will have unlimited access to the content until June 8th.