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2K today announced WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin as the cover Superstar for WWE 2K16, the forthcoming release in the WWE franchise. WWE 2K16 is currently in development for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3, and is scheduled for release on October 27th.
Telltale Games and Mojang revealed on-stage at ‘Minecon’ in London this past weekend the world-premiere trailer and first cast details for Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Games Series.
Players will control protagonist Jesse throughout the season, as portrayed by actor Patton Oswalt. Jesse and his group of friends revere the legendary Order of the Stone; four adventurers who slayed an Ender Dragon. The Order are the very best at what they do: Warrior, Redstone Engineer, Griefer, and Architect. While at EnderCon, Jesse and his friends discover that something is wrong… something dreadful. Terror is unleashed, and they must set out on a journey to find The Order of the Stone if they are to save their world from oblivion.
The season will feature Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn, Ashley Johnson, Scott Porter, Martha Plimpton, Dave Fennoy, Corey Feldman, Billy West, and Paul Reubens. Additional casting details for the season are yet to be announced.
Minecraft: Story Mode will be a standalone product, separate from the core Minecraft game, and will be available to download later this year on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One and Xbox 360.
For FIFA 16, Electronic Arts motion captured FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi to create a new dribble control system – No Touch Dribbling. This new video shows the development team capturing Messi’s movements and integrating them into the game.
FIFA 16 will be available this fall on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PC.
Grinding Gear Games, developer of the action RPG Path of Exile, today announced that their largest expansion to date, ‘The Awakening,’ will launch on July 10th. A new launch trailer with never-before-seen combat footage gives insight into the many new features, items, skills and boss fights.
Atlus today announced that a demo of its upcoming role-playing game, Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight, will be arriving on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo 3DS on July 14th. Players will be able to check out the starting floor of Story Mode before the game releases on August 4th. Demo save data will transfer to the full game.
Jackbox Games today announced the release of Quiplash. This Kickstarter-funded party game is now available for $9.99 on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PC.
Quiplash is a party game where up to eight players compete against one another to improvise outrageous responses to open-ended questions like “Something you’d be surprised to see a donkey do” or “Your first decree after being named Supreme Ruler of the Earth.” Then the group gets to vote to determine the best and/or funniest answers. Whoever earns the most votes wins.
Idea Factory International today announced that Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth3: V Generation is now out digitally and physically for the PlayStation Vita.
Stardock announced today that its new fantasy turn-based strategy game Sorcerer King will release on July 16th for PC.
In the game you play as the leader of a city-state in a world filled with magic generated by the “shards,” but the self-styled Sorcerer King has begun to destroy the shards and use their magic in a quest to become a god. You must build a kingdom and raise a force powerful enough to stop him while at the same time dealing with rival factions who only care about conquering more land and resources for themselves. Time is limited: the Doomsday Counter keeps track of the Sorcerer King’s progress toward godhood. Can you stop him in time?
Perfect World Entertainment and Cryptic Studios today announced Neverwinter: Rise of Tiamat is now available on Xbox One. Players may now explore the all-new Well of Dragons adventure zone while battling the harbingers of Tiamat, queen of the dragons, in the first of five free expansions to the free-to-play game at no additional cost.
Releasing alongside this new content are a slate of updates to improve player experience across the board. These include an onscreen mini-map, performance upgrades, adjustments to queuing and more.
Zen Studios has revealed its latest pinball collaboration with Marvel, showcasing their upcoming film, Marvel’s Ant-Man. Help Scott Lang, master thief turned Super Hero, as he fights to save the world at a microscopic level. Marvel’s Ant-Man will be available across Zen’s pinball platforms starting on July 14th.