Natsume today announced the launch of their first title for the Wii U, Alphadia Genesis. The first game in the classic JRPG series to hit consoles in North America, Alphadia Genesis is available for digital download on the Wii U eShop for $14.99.
Ubisoft today released a free update that introduces Teams in Trials Fusion. Players can now form Teams to compete against rivals and work their way up the Teams leaderboard by boosting their Team score.
Teams can have up to 50 members and are represented by a name and emblem. Each Team hosts its own bulletin board where teammates can communicate. Additionally, Teams will be able to race each other in private games through the upcoming Online Multiplayer feature.
Online Multiplayer, coming to all Trials Fusion players as a free update in early 2015, will allow four players per race on the Xbox 360 and up to eight players on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. PC players will have a chance to test out the Online Multiplayer in beta starting today.
Three Online Multiplayer modes will be available including:
Activision today announced that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the biggest entertainment launch of the year, besting not only all other video games, but also the biggest movies, music and books launched in 2014.
Activision also confirmed that Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the highest-selling digital launch in console history according to Xbox Live, PlayStation Network and internal Activision estimates.
Biggest entertainment launch of the year is based on Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare retail and digital sell-through, and reported movie, music, and book gross sales, each for the first week following initial launch, according to publicly-available data, retail customer sell-through information, and internal Activision estimates.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced the free Power of Defiance bundle including the new Lithariel character skin, Challenge Mode and Epic Rune for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. The Power of Defiance bundle will be available via a free content update today for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.
With the new character skin, players become Lithariel, the Warrior Commander of the Tribesmen of Nurn, and lead the charge against the Dark Lord Sauron and his troops. They can test their survival skills in the new Test of Defiance Challenge Mode.
The free Power of Defiance bundle includes the following upgrades:
bitComposer and Games Farm today released Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms for PC. In the action RPG, the mortal realm stands on the brink of destruction and the only hope for humanity lies in the hands of a soul-swallowing demon. Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms is now available as a digital download or in an elaborately designed retail box. Players who purchase Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms through Steam during the first week of the release will receive a 20% discount.
Edge Case Games today announced it has launched Fractured Space, its new online tactical space battle game, on Steam Early Access. Fractured Space puts players at the helm of capital ships in online, team-based space battles.
To join Early Access play, players can purchase either the Forerunner or Forerunner Fleet packs, priced at $9.99 and $19.99 USD respectively. The Forerunner Fleet pack provides four game keys so players can share with friends and form their own tactical space combat team. Further Founders Packs, with a range of perks, including exclusive ships, crew, boosters and ranks, will be introduced in the future.
Fractured Space is powered by the Unreal Engine 4 and is scheduled for a full release in 2015.
Fat Chicken, the single-player factory farm-raised tower offense game for PC from Relevant Games, today entered the final inspection phases of development with its official release date being December 4th, which the studio revealed alongside a new game trailer.
Flying Wild Hog today announced a new system and release date for JUJU, the upcoming platformer with a cooperative twist. JUJU will be available December 9th and 10th as a digital download on PlayStation 3, PC (Steam), and now Xbox 360.
Umix Studios and Cyanide Studio today announced the release of Basketball Pro Management 2015 for PC on Steam. Basketball Pro Management 2015 puts you in control of managing and coaching your own basketball team, including leagues and regulations from around the globe. From recruiting and coaching players, to setting training schedules and budgets, the team’s success is all riding on your shoulders.
Guardians who purchase and redeem Destiny Expansion Pass or Destiny Expansion I: The Dark Below by January 15th will receive the EV-30 Tumbler Sparrow, enabling its riders to drive fast, take flight, and perform a set of mid-air tricks.
Guardians who have already purchased or will purchase and redeem Destiny Expansion Pass will receive the EV-30 Tumbler Sparrow from the in-game Postmaster at the time of redemption.
Guardians who have already purchased or will purchase and redeem Destiny Expansion I: The Dark Below will receive the EV-30 Tumbler Sparrow from the in-game Postmaster starting on December 9th.