Battleborn for PS4, Xbox One Unveiled by Borderlands Devs

Battleborn

Gearbox Software, developers of the revered Borderlands games, are working on a new title called Battleborn for PS4 and Xbox One. Battleborn has been dubbed a "hero-shooter" by the dev team, as it combines fast-paced first-person shooting with cooperative combat by a variety of diverse heroes. Set in a distant future, Battleborn tells a story of players whose only hope for the last star in a dying universe is a new breed of warriors who must put aside their differences to drive back an unstoppable menace. The basic premise sounds cliche, but … [Read more...]

NBA 2K15 Soundtrack Curated by Pharrell Williams (Happy)

NBA 2K15

Fans of 2K Sports' NBA 2K series will be doing a "happy" dance with this news: the NBA 2K15 soundtrack is being curated by Pharrell Williams. If you don't know the name, Pharrell Williams is the Grammy-winning artist who recorded "Happy." To be fair, not everyone's a fan of the song, but the artist isn't a one-trick pony. He's also been tasked with a tall order for the NBA 2K15 soundtrack. 2K Sports has publicly promised the game will have "the most extensive and musically diverse soundtrack in NBA 2K history." Williams is no stranger to … [Read more...]

Zen Pinball 2 PS4 Update Enables Free PS3 Table Imports

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It may not be a free PS Plus game for August, but PS4 owners who have Zen Pinball 2 just got a great pre-func bonus from Zen Studios. A new Zen Pinball 2 PS4 update allows anyone who bought tables on the PS3 version to export them from the "last-gen" system and import them for free to the PlayStation 4. The Zen Pinball 2 PS4 update technically went live July 15. For those PS4 owners who haven't logged into the game since then, this news should be greeted like Christmas in July. All told, the following tables and table packs are now … [Read more...]

Project CARS to Release on PS4, Xbox One in November

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This holiday season should see no shortage of good next-gen racing games. Bandai Namco hopes Project CARS will be one of them, as the company has announced it picked-up the distribution rights to Project CARS for PS4, Xbox One and Wii U. Project CARS will be available for all three platforms in November. Bandai Namco's distribution deal covers the Americas alone. The game will release worldwide, but Bandai won't be handling it. Project CARS gathered its worldwide following during a rather impressive crowd-funding campaign. The … [Read more...]

Xbox One Destiny Beta Release Date Announced

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With all the pre- and post-E3 love Bungie showed to Sony, the big debate was how long non-PlayStation owners would have to wait for the Xbox One Destiny beta and Xbox 360 Destiny beta. Turns out, the timed exclusivity isn't all that long. The Xbox One Destiny beta and Xbox 360 beta will both begin at 10:00am Pacific on July 23. Both Xbox betas require an Xbox Live Gold subscription. By comparison, the public Destiny PS4 beta and PS3 betas will begin one week earlier, at 10:00am Pacific on July 17. As with the Xbox betas, the Destiny … [Read more...]

Destiny Ghost Edition and Destiny Limited Edition Details

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Now that the Destiny beta's been dated on all platforms, you'll probably want to know how to get your hands on the newly announced Destiny Ghost Edition and Destiny Limited Edition packages. Activision officially took the wraps off both packages today. Both the Destiny Ghost Edition and Destiny Limited Edition will ship on Sept. 9 alongside the regular retail version of the game. All platforms -- PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PS3 and Xbox 360 -- will have a Destiny Ghost Edition and Destiny Limited Edition SKU available. No exclusives on that … [Read more...]

Forza 5 Hot Wheels Car Pack DLC Available

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We've just entered July and (in America) blown up a bunch of fireworks. Sounds like the perfect setting for something "hot." Like, say, the new Forza 5 Hot Wheels Car Pack, which is now available to all owners of the Xbox One racing game. The Forza 5 Hot Wheels Car Pack features 10 vehicles, seven of which are all new to the Forza series. The "hottest" of the bunch are the Lamborghini Veneno, the Lotus Type 49 and Audi Auto Union Type D. Lamborghini's 50th anniversary car, the dramatic 2013 Lamborghini Veneno, is exclusive to Forza for … [Read more...]

Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion DLC Blasts onto PS3, PS4

Call of Duty Ghosts: Devastation

The wait for COD-playing PS3 and PS4 owners is over today, as the Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion DLC is finally available for both platforms. The latest COD Ghosts DLC had been on Xbox 360 and Xbox One for the past month. Windows PC gamers can also play the Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion DLC today. The new content is included as part of the COD Ghosts Season Pass across all platforms, or available as a stand-alone purchase for $14.99. Call of Duty: Ghosts Invasion is the third batch of DLC for the game and follows in the footsteps of the … [Read more...]

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015: First Details and Next-Gen Status

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015

With the 2014 FIFA World Cup entering in its final matches, Konami today unveiled the first details about Pro Evolution Soccer 2015. Owners of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles will be particularly pleased to hear that Pro Evo Soccer 2015 will be shipping for both next-gen systems. The specific Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 release date has not been announced. The game will ship this year, though, as Konami stated that it will release "during the autumn/winter period of 2014." It'll also appear on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. Pre-orders are now … [Read more...]

Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution Release Date

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Bandai Namco has never been one to avoid long-named games. But in announcing the Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution release date, the publisher has perhaps given a release date to the longest-named game in history. First things first: the Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution release date is Sept. 16 for both PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The kinetic fighting/action game will be available on Steam (PC) that same day. FOr those who are looking forward to the latest Naruto Shippuden game, now you know when it's … [Read more...]