NIS America today announced that Nippon Ichi Software’s action RPG, The Witch and the Hundred Knight, will release on March 25th exclusively for PlayStation 3. The title will be available at retail and from the PlayStation Network.
Double Fine Productions today announced that Hack ‘n’ Slash, a hacking themed puzzle action game for PC, will release in the first half of 2014. In Hack ‘n’ Slash, a young elf uses her computer hacking skills to cheat her way through a classic action/adventure game.
Aksys Games today announced that Sorcery Saga: Curse of the Great Curry God, a rogue-like dungeon crawler RPG for the PlayStation Vita, is now available in stores nationwide.
Sega announced that the next update for their strategy series Company of Heroes is going live later today. The original Company of Heroes will see a number of feature updates to the game’s Steam functionality, such as secure leaderboards, battle and arbitration servers.
Company of Heroes 2 is continuing the fight on the Eastern Front with this update, offering players the new Theatre of War pack, ‘Southern Fronts’ ($4.99), two free maps as well as a number of game improvements and the ability to upload community created maps in the World Builder via Steam’s Workshop.
505 Games today announced that Terraria will arrive on PlayStation Vita on December 17th. The game will be available to download from the PlayStation Store for $14.99 and will include cross-platform play with PlayStation 3 players.
Tecmo Koei today announced that pre-orders for Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky are now open. Fans who pre-order from GameStop or Amazon will receive exclusive costume(s) as a pre-order bonus.
In addition, Tecmo Koei has released the opening movie for Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky. The game will be available exclusively for PlayStation 3 on March 11th.
Sony Computer Entertainment today announced there have been nearly 800,000 gameplay broadcasts and more than 7.1 million spectate sessions via video streaming platforms, Twitch and Ustream, totaling more than 20 million minutes of live gameplay streamed from PlayStation 4.
Ten percent of all content on Twitch has come from PS4 systems since the launch, based on average minutes broadcast. Ustream is reporting an average of 31 minutes of streaming per broadcaster. A few of the top games broadcasted are Battlefield 4, Killzone: Shadow Fall and Call of Duty: Ghosts.
343 Industries today announced that a new and improved Halo: Spartan Assault will be available on December 24th on Xbox One via digital download for $14.99. No only will the Xbox One version feature 1080p resolution and 60fps frame rate, it will also feature a brand-new cooperative mode, new weapons, and the inclusion of the “Operation Hydra” add-on.
Fans that have purchased Halo: Spartan Assault for Windows 8 devices or Windows Phone 8 to date or purchase prior to December 15th will be eligible to purchase the Xbox One version at the discounted price of $4.99. Halo: Spartan Assault will also be available on Xbox 360 in January.
PopCap Games today announced Peggle 2 is now available exclusively first as a digital-only title on Xbox One for $11.99. Peggle 2 offers 60 levels, 60 trials, Peg Party multiplayer action, and four all-new Peggle Masters and power-ups.
Frima Studio today announced that Zombie Tycoon 2: Brainhov’s Revenge is now available for PC via Steam for $9.99 after a successful Greenlight campaign.
Konami has released a new gameplay trailer for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes that exhibits how gameplay can deviate drastically, depending on time of day, weather and other climatic conditions.
Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes will be available starting March 18th.