EA Sports has released the next video in their FIFA 15 Gameplay Features series, this time, focusing on how the game’s Agility and Control brings a heightened level of responsiveness and fluidity to gameplay, as well as true personality to the world’s best players – Leo Messi and other superstars will dribble and move like they do in real life. A new ball physics system, Correct Contacts changes the game – the ball now keeps its momentum and accurate spin giving fans variety when passing, dribbling, and controlling the ball.
Off the ball, Man to Man Battles transforms the way you compete. Dispossessing your opponent in FIFA 15 is more rewarding and physical than ever before. Players use Full-Body Defending to win possession and keep it. Possession Tackles will reward great defending, helping players keep the ball close to their feet when a challenge is won. New shoulder barges, push/pull mechanics, and big fall physics allow fans to feel the battle; shirt pulling is also visible thanks to new character visuals and improved cloth technology.
FIFA 15 hits stores September 23rd on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. The game will also be available on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and other platforms.
During Microsoft’s media conference at ChinaJoy, Snail Games announced plans for its upcoming martial arts-themed MOBA, King of Wushu. The game is the latest addition to Snail Games’s martial arts series, and will be available for PC and Xbox One.
King of Wushu is in early development, with more news to be released in the future.
Call of Duty: Ghosts caps off a season of content with the release of the fourth and final DLC pack, Call of Duty: Ghosts Nemesis, coming first, exclusively to Xbox platforms on August 5th.
Call of Duty: Ghosts Nemesis introduces four new multiplayer maps from varied locales, each with unique Field Orders specific to the map, and includes the conclusion of Extinction’s four-part narrative with “Episode 4: Exodus,” where players fight for mankind’s survival as the Cryptid invasion reaches its deadly climax.
Nemesis will be available a la carte for $14.99, or as part of the Call of Duty: Ghosts DLC Season Pass.
Starting today, players can try out Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn for free. The 14-day free trial program allows new players an opportunity to join over 2 million adventurers worldwide who have already begun their journey throughout the realm of Eorzea.
By downloading and installing the free trial software, which is available at www.ffxiv-freetrial.com, players can play for free for up to 14 days from account creation to a maximum level of twenty. Free trial players will have certain limitations on available in-game activities.
Cyanide is bringing back a blast from the past this season: Front Page Sports Football. This classic American football PC video game license from back in the 90′s is now being brought back to life just in time for the upcoming football season. It will be self-published by Cyanide and available for PC.
With Front Page Sports Football players will be able to manage a US football team of their creation and make all the decisions that a real manager or coach would make during a season. Just like every other general manager, players will compose the best team (from the draft, signing free agents and the like), as well as manage many other details like morale, affinity, finances, training sessions, etc.
At the same time players will fill the role of coach, setting a game plan for every match through a playbook of over 2,300 unique plays. They will also have access to a range of orders and actions to improve management of the team. Players can also watch full 2D or 3D replays of their game and consult a wide range of statistics to improve his team moves, anticipate the reaction of his challengers, and much more.
Lightbulb Crew is taking the wraps off even more gameplay details from their MOBA, Games of Glory, this time diving into the FPS-like weapon system and how it works with free-aim and Diablo-like controls.
Available now for Xbox One and PC, Frontier’s Edge is the latest DLC pack for Respawn Entertainment’s Titanfall and introduces three new maps to the Frontier including:
Titanfall Frontier’s Edge is now available for Xbox One and PC for $9.99 and will be coming soon to the Xbox 360.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions have released The Wraith trailer, offering an all-new look inside the gameplay of the action game Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. This trailer delves into the powers of the Wraith, who was revealed at San Diego Comic-Con to be Celebrimbor, the greatest Elven smith of the Second Age.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will launch on September 30th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360; and on October 2nd for PC.
Bandai Namco today announced a Limited Edition bundle for Tenkai Knights: Brave Battle on the Nintendo 3DS that will include a red metallic Bravenwolf mini-figure, to be sold exclusively at Target retailers when the game launches on October 7th.
Codemasters today announced the road map for its Formula 1 series of video games with two new titles set to appear across the console generations.
F1 2014 will arrive on October 21st for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. Codemasters will then introduce a new Formula 1 title in 2015 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
F1 2014 will incorporate this season’s rule changes, including new aerodynamic regulations and turbocharged power units. All but two teams have changed their driver line-ups and new circuits have been added to the roster. Players will experience how 2014’s radically different new cars feel to drive as the season’s cars, circuits and teams are authentically represented.