Microsoft today revealed the Xbox Games with Gold offering for September. On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Earthlock: Festival of Magic throughout September. Assassin’s Creed: Chronicles China is also being offered starting September 16th through October 15th. On Xbox 360 and Xbox One with Backward Compatibility, starting September 1st, Forza Horizon will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through September 15th. Then on September 16th, Xbox Live Gold members can download Mirror’s Edge for free through September 30th.
DICE today announced Battlefield 1 Premium Pass, a membership program delivering new content and early access to Battlefield 1 fans in four upcoming themed digital expansion packs. Battlefield 1 Premium Pass members will be granted two-week early access to each pack, starting with Battlefield 1 They Shall Not Pass in March that will bring the French army into the battle in multiplayer.
Expand the theatre of all-out war with more frontlines in Battlefield 1 Premium Pass containing:
Daybreak Games has released a new in-game trailer showing off the revamped world map coming soon to the competitive online multiplayer shooter, H1Z1: King of the Kill. Featuring a complete environmental overhaul, vast landscapes and all-new locations, the new arena is designed to improve the pace and performance of matches overall, with additional points of interest for showdowns and surprises, better loot distribution near player spawns and improved graphics and lighting.
H1Z1: King of the Kill is currently available on PC via Steam Early Access.
Over this past weekend, the team over at Respawn heard a lot of feedback from Titanfall fans. Even though the Tech Test build is a couple months old, they learned some valuable things based on player’s feedback. Some of these changes have already been addressed and will be updated for weekend two of the tech test, with other changes making it into the final game.
Learn more about how Respawn will be making changes to Pilot Mobility, Titan Meter, Titan Mobility, the HUD and more from Steven Derose, Multiplayer Game Designer on Titanfall 2 by heading to this blog.
On September 8th, Halo’s world, level and game creation suite arrives as a free download via the Windows Store on Windows 10 PCs. Halo 5: Forge lets map makers build, share and play new levels, maps, and experiences across Windows 10 PC and Xbox One. On the same day, the ninth free content release for Halo 5: Guardians on Xbox One – Anvil’s Legacy – will deliver significant updates to Forge mode on console that complement the Windows release, as well as two new maps, new weapons, new weapon attachments, customization options and more.
Additional details on new content coming in Anvil’s Legacy include:
Hyper Awesome Entertainment today announced the release of its retro tag-team brawler, Dungeon Punks, for the PC via Steam. Dungeon Punks is a fast-paced, side-scrolling, Action RPG with a unique tag team fighting system and local player vs player Brawl Mode.
Bandai Namco today announced Dark Souls III: Ashes of Ariandel, the first of two planned downloadable expansions to Dark Souls III for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC via Steam.
Players are tasked to enter the land of Ariandel and defeat the evil within to uncover the mystery of what has caused the land to become defiled. In addition to adding a new environment to Dark Souls III, the Ashes of Ariandel expansion will also include new weapons, armor sets, and magic for players to discover and experiment with, as well as new features for the game’s competitive multiplayer mode.
Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls brings the superdimensional war to the PlayStation Vita on October 18th. The game will be available as a digital and physical release and compatible with the PlayStation TV.
Atlus today announced that The King of Fighters XIV, the newest entry of SNK’s team fighting game series, is now available exclusively for the PlayStation 4. For the week following launch, the Classic Kyo costume DLC will be free to all players.
The Witness, the puzzle game from Jonathan Blow and Thekla, is coming to Xbox One on September 13th for $39.99. Originally released in January for PlayStation 4 and PC, The Witness is a game about exploring an abandoned island and solving puzzles.