Frozenbyte today announced that Trine Enchanted Edition will be released for the PlayStation 4 on December 23rd. The new version of Trine has been enhanced with a visual upgrade that boasts full HD 1080p graphics with 60 fps, as well as support for stereoscopic 3D at 720p. A number of gameplay improvements have also been included, most notably the addition of online co-op multiplayer.
Indie publisher Chilled Mouse today announced a partnership with Games Workshop and Rodeo Games to bring Warhammer Quest to PC via Steam on January 7th. Based on the Games Workshop board game, and set in the Warhammer Fantasy world, the turn-based strategy game allows players to control a team of heroes and explore hidden dungeons around the borders of the Empire in a mix of adventure, strategy and role-playing.
Warhammer Quest will be available for $14.99 including three areas and the Vampire and Zombie content pack. The Deluxe edition, priced at $29.99, includes all of the in-game content available in the standard edition plus more than $27 of additional extras.
TopWare Interactive has announced that the release date for Raven’s Cry is being postponed until January 28th, 2015.
Last night on “Square Enix Presents,” Square Enix revealed details on the new Collector’s Edition package for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, as well as an associated sweepstakes.
Key facets of the exclusive Collector’s Edition include the official Final Fantasy Type-0 200-page manga that establishes the game’s world and characters, the 80-page art book that dives into the war-torn land of Orience, and the Composer’s Selections soundtrack with 15 tracks personally selected by the game’s composer, Takeharu Ishimoto. Moreover, every copy of the Collector’s Edition includes the Final Fantasy XV playable demo.
Other elements include the Golden Steelbook Case, a premium case that holds both the game and soundtrack CD, and features illustrations by artist Yoshitaka Amano. Additionally, the Collector’s Edition includes five Ace’s Cards, replicas of the cards held by Class Zero’s Ace.
Everyone who pre-orders the Collector’s Edition or the standard edition of the title is automatically entered in the Collector’s Edition Sweepstakes for a chance to win prizes, including a custom next generation console, canvas print of Ace and Noctis, and more.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is scheduled for release on March 17th for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Kalypso Media has released a flythrough trailer for Grand Ages: Medieval. The debut footage shows off the in-game environments where players can build, develop an conquer Europe and they see fit.
Grand Ages: Medieval is scheduled for release in 2015 for PC.
Explore the full potential of the ocean industry in ‘Waterborne,’ the first major expansion for the city-builder/political sim Tropico 5. The expansion features water based game mechanics for the first time in the history of the series and comes with new features and enhancements, such as water traffic, larger coastal areas and new events.
Build brand new offshore alternatives for defense, food, energy, entertainment and even housing. Organize and coordinate transport to production buildings like the Oyster and Kelp farms, construct tidal power plants as an eco-friendly alternative to nuclear power and build luxurious floating apartments. Launch military submarines to bolster your naval forces – or create an exotic bathysphere attraction to compliment your bustling tourist paradise. The ‘Waterborne’ expansion for Tropico 5 includes an all-new campaign spanning six scenarios, new dialogue and story. Plus, all new content and offshore gameplay works with existing sandbox maps and multiplayer modes.
‘Waterborne’ for Tropico 5 will be available to download for PC via Steam on December 17th for $19.99.
Klei Entertainment announced that Don’t Starve Together, the stand-alone multiplayer expansion to Don’t Starve, is coming to Steam Early Access.
This weekend, Klei will have sent out the final emails to everyone who registered for Closed-Beta access with a valid email. On December 15th, Klei will officially launch the Don’t Starve Together “Frontier Pack.”
For people who do not own Don’t Starve on Steam, the Frontier Pack is $19.99. For existing owners of Don’t Starve on Steam, the Frontier Pack is $4.99.
The NPD Group has released its report for the month of November. Software sales were down 2% year-over-year in November, while hardware sales were down 23%. Overall, total industry sales were down 11% to $2.41 billion. Xbox One was the best selling platform in November, breaking PlayStation 4′s ten-month streak at the top of the sales charts. Cumulative Xbox One and PS4 sales to date are almost 80% higher than the combined total of the Xbox 360 and PS3 sales were 13 months after launch. Wii U hardware and software sales increased by more than 10% and 90% respectively over the same period a year ago. The top selling games of November were as follows:
1. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
2. Grand Theft Auto V
3. Super Smash Bros.
4. Madden NFL 15
5. Pokemon Alpha Sapphire
6. Far Cry 4
7. Pokemon Omega Ruby
8. NBA 2K15
9. Assassin’s Creed Unity
10. Halo: The Master Chief Collection
Activision has released the official Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Havoc DLC Early Weapon Access Trailer.
Xbox Season Pass holders now have early access to the Havoc DLC Pack bonus weapons. The AE4 directed energy assault rifle and its custom weapon variant, the AE4 Widowmaker, combine a versatile firing mechanism with all-around movement speed and handling.
Deep Silver has released a behind the scenes video for the upcoming Saints Row IV: Re-Elected and Gat out of Hell. Go behind the scenes to meet the voices of the Saints and get an exclusive sneak peek of the voice recordings for the upcoming expansion title with Daniel Dae Kim (Johnny Gat) and Natalie Lander (Kinzie) as they talk about the joys and challenges that come with being a Saint.