Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth1, originally slated for a January 28th release on Steam, has been slightly delayed. NIS America is working around the clock to make sure it releases in tip-top shape and will reveal the new release date soon.
Sony Network Entertainment and Spotify today announced a global strategic partnership to deliver a digital music experience to PlayStation Network. Through this partnership, Sony will launch a new music destination in Spring 2015 called PlayStation Music, with Spotify as the exclusive partner.
Microsoft today revealed the Xbox Games with Gold offering for February. Xbox One gamers get It Draws a Red Box (otherwise known as #IDARB) – an offbeat, crowdsourced multiplayer action game, and Xbox 360 gamers get treated to two titles; Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, an emotional, atmospheric puzzle platformer, and Sniper Elite V2, a third-person shooter. As usual, all games are available for a limited time.
Atlus has released a new trailer for Etrian Mystery Dungeon introducing the staff-wielding master of elements, the Runemaster class. Etrian Mystery Dungeon will be available on April 7th for the Nintendo 3DS.
ASTRO Gaming today announced support for the launch of Techland’s survival-horror game, Dying Light, with three sets of exclusive speaker tags designed for its ASTRO A40 Pro-Gaming Headsets and Audio Systems. The ASTRO Gaming Dying Light speaker tags will feature artwork taken directly from the game.
ASTRO Gaming Dying Light speaker tags are available now directly through the company website at www.astrogaming.com. The three sets including Clawing, Quarantine and Apocalypse are fully compatible with existing ASTRO Gaming A40 Pro-Gaming Headsets and can be purchased individually for $24.99 each. Bundles including the latest A40 Headsets and Audio Systems with Dying Light speaker tags are also available for $160 and $260, respectively.
Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment today announced that PlayStation Network will be the premium entertainment service brand which encompasses games, TV, video and music services. “Video Unlimited” and “Music Unlimited,” Sony’s digital video and music services currently offered on Sony Entertainment Network, will become part of PlayStation Network, and rebranded as PlayStation Video (PS Video) and PlayStation Music (PS Music) respectively.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios today unveiled the Mortal Kombat X Reptile Official Trailer, showcasing the two-legged humanoid raptor, who is the newest combatant to join the character roster for the game. The new trailer shows off Reptile’s special moves, including his iconic acid spit, invisibility and x-ray move.
Mortal Kombat X will be released on April 14th for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC.
Recently, Daedalic Entertainment presented their upcoming portfolio during “Daedalic Days” in Hamburg. This included overviews of the recently announced AER, a console preview of Silence, the steampunk adventure The Devil’s Men, and highlights of more upcoming titles for 2015, including Anna’s Quest, Dead Synchronicity, Fire, as well as the just released Blackguards 2. Check out this trailer showcasing many of these games.
Atari today announced the beta period for its latest PC title, Alone in the Dark: Illumination, beginning on January 29th. To pre-order Alone in the Dark: Illumination and access the private beta, visit the Steam page: http://store.steampowered.com/app/275060.
As part of the pre-order package on Steam, the private beta launch grants fans early access to the survival-action-horror game on January 29th, with a chance to explore and provide feedback on the first campaign in single-player mode. One additional beta period will be announced in the weeks leading up to launch.
The full release of Alone in the Dark: Illumination is set to debut on Steam in Spring 2015.