Activision announced today that Destiny sold-through more than $325 million worldwide in its first five days, according to Chart-Track, first parties, retail customer sell-through information and Activision Blizzard internal estimates.
According to Bungie, Destiny players logged more than 100 million hours of online play by the end of the first week and participated in 137 million activities.
11 bit studios today announced that its tower offense game, Anomaly 2, is now available for digital download on PlayStation 4 for $14.99.
Sega and Twentieth Century Fox today officially announced Alien Isolation’s Survival Mode, and a supporting series of five Survivor Mode add-on packs available to purchase from October 28th, either individually or collectively through the Alien: Isolation Season Pass.
Survivor Mode is a new game mode for Alien: Isolation which challenges players to participate in a one-to-one confrontation with the universe’s deadliest killer, deep within the bowels of Sevastopol Station. With limited resources on each map and a hunter on the loose, players will need to take advantage of every item they find to help them complete a unique set of objectives which will ultimately lead to their escape.
Alien: Isolation will ship with a Survivor Mode demo featuring one playable map, ‘Basement’. On October 28th, the first of the five Survivor Mode add-on packs will be available for purchase featuring three new maps, each with their own set objective and challenges, a new playable character and a variety of enemy types between you and your escape. Over the following months, four more add-on packs will release, each featuring a new playable character, and a mix of new maps and game modes.
Also available to purchase from launch will be the Alien: Isolation Season Pass, offering access to all five Survivor Mode add-on packs, at up to a 25% discount. All add-on content packs are scheduled to be released by March 2015.
Alien: Isolation will be available on October 7th for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.
Saibot Studios today announced that its newest first-person horror game, Doorways: The Underworld, is now available for PC via Steam.
With only a week before the launch of Fenix Rage on PC, Reverb Triple XP has released a new gameplay trailer showcasing the Arcade mini-games that can be unlocked.
To celebrate Tokyo Game Show, Bethesda Softworks has released a new gameplay trailer for The Evil Within, the upcoming survival horror game. The Evil Within will be available on October 14th.
NIS America today announced that the turn-based RPG, Fairy Fencer F, is now available in both digital and retail formats for PlayStation 3.
Majesco announced today that Cooking Mama 5: Bon Appétit! is now available on Nintendo 3DS in retail stores.
Ubisoft has released the first Assassin’s Creed Unity co-op gameplay trailer. Assassin’s Creed Unity will be available on November 11th for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.
Today marks the debut of Destiny’s first six-player Raid, The Vault of Glass. The raid opens up a new way to play Destiny, and a new location in the game. Hidden on Venus, Guardians level 26 and above can fight for a chance to enter The Vault of Glass in search of gear and glory.
The introduction of new content will continue later this week when Destiny’s competitive multiplayer includes the chance to play the Combined Arms playlist for the first time this weekend, which pits Guardians against one another in two game modes on vehicle maps.
Destiny will also debut its first timed event, called Queen’s Wrath, from September 23rd to October 6th, offering all players additional Bounties to complete, mission modes to unlock, and more Rare and Legendary rewards to earn.