New Far Cry 4 DLC, Hurk Deluxe, Launches on Xbox One, PS4

Far Cry 4

It hasn't taken long for Ubisoft to launch a new round of New Far Cry 4 DLC, after fair (at best) reviews for its initial Far Cry 4 DLC hit Season Pass holders. Called Hurk Deluxe, the downloadable content is part of the Far Cry 4 Season Pass or can be purchased separately. Hurk Deluxe includes five missions playable in either single-player or co-op mode. Three of the missions are called Yak Farm, Blood Ruby and Hurk's Redemption, so it's quite clear Ubisoft is going for more of a narrative thread this time around … [Read more...]

Xbox One Price Drop to $349: Is It Back for Good?

Xbox One

The PS4 vs Xbox One battle isn't getting any rosier, but we may have gotten a bit more clarity on Tuesday about which of the players is willing to be more aggressive. Remember Microsoft's temporary Xbox One price drop for the holidays? Well, the company on Tuesday unveiled yet another Xbox One price drop -- back down to $349 -- and this one didn't have the same "limited time offer" caveat. So is the next-gen console now $349 for good? Most likely, yes. Microsoft hasn't sold nearly the number of Xbox One consoles that … [Read more...]

Forza Horizon 2 G-Shock Car Pack Races onto Xbox One

Forza Horizon 2

(Ladies and) Gentlemen, start your engines. The new Forza Horizon 2 G-Shock car pack is now available for download on Xbox One, bringing a pack of six new cars to one of the best Xbox One racing games around. The Forza Horizon 2 G-Shock Car Pack costs $5, which pencils out to less than $1 per car. The highlight of the pack is probably the 2015 Nissan IDx NISMO, which is making its videogame debut in Forza Horizon 2. The IDx prototype looks a bit retro in design, but under the hood it's nothing but modern-day … [Read more...]

Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison DLC Now Available

Far Cry 4

Looking to extend your adventures in Ubisoft's version of the Himalayas? You may consider checking out the Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison DLC, which is now available for download on PlayStation 4, PS3, Xbox One and Xbox 360. The Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison DLC is included in the Far Cry 4 Season Pass or can be purchased separately as well. If you buy Far Cry 4 Escape from Durgesh Prison separately, it'll set you back $14.95. Early reviews, however, avoid against it. I've not had a chance to dig into … [Read more...]

Legend of Zelda Majoras Mask 3D Bundle Includes Skull Kid Figurine

Legend of Zelda Majora's Mask 3D Bundle

Often Nintendo repackages the same basic thing and sells it to its most ardent fans as something new. That's hardly the case with the upcoming Legend of Zelda Majoras Mask 3D bundle. Nintendo's truly gone all-out for the Legend of Zelda Majoras Mask 3D bundle, ensuring that the Limited Edition package will include a Skull Kid figurine that looks pretty sweet. The Legend of Zelda Majoras Mask 3D bundle is very Limited Edition in nature, but it still carries a $49.99 MSRP. Nintendo has not yet announced a release date … [Read more...]

Evolve Xbox One Exclusive Open Beta is Now Playable

Evolve Xbox One

Just in time for the long weekend, Xbox One owners can now download and play the Evolve Xbox One Open Beta. 2K Games made the beta available yesterday, but ongoing Xbox Live issues made it a challenge to actually play. Apparently those issues have been resolved, meaning the Evolve Xbox One exclusive Open Beta is now playable. The Evolve Xbox One exclusive Open Beta runs through Monday, January 19 at 11pm EST / 8pm PST. The game's also available now for pre-purchase through the Xbox Games Store on Xbox One. Players … [Read more...]

Battlefield Hardline Open Beta Will Hit All PlayStation, Xbox Consoles

Battlefield Hardline

Electronic Arts has tweaked the Battlefied model for the franchise's next chapter, turning it from a war-driven game to one more akin to cops and robbers. Skeptics wanted to get into the original Battlefield Hardline beta to see how it works, but its platform exclusivity let only a few try it out. That's about to change, as EA announced the Battlefield Hardline Open Beta will be available on all platforms. EA did not announce when the Battlefield Hardline Open Beta will go live. But whenever it does go online, the … [Read more...]

Grim Fandango Remastered PS4 Pre-Orders Launch on PSN

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Though the Grim Fandango Remastered PS4 game won't launch for two weeks, Double Fine Productions has launched pre-orders today for the updated 16-year-old game. You should be able to find the Grim Fandango Remastered PS4 pre-orders available now via the PlayStation Network. Grim Fandango Remastered will be available for PlayStation Vita, PC, Mac and Linux as well. All platforms' version of the game will launch on January 27. Because it's also available on PS Vita, Grim Fandango Remastered will be listed on PSN as … [Read more...]

Samsung Smart TVs Get PlayStation Now Game Streaming Service

Samsung TVs PlayStation Now

Sony's apparently sold enough PlayStation 4 consoles. It doesn't need to sell any more, and will instead focus on offering PlayStation videogames through competitors' devices. Competitors in the TV space, that is. At CES last week Sony announced that Samsung Smart TVs will be able to stream videogames directly via Sony's PlayStation Now service. Samsung and Sony have been bitter rivals in the TV battle, but the companies have come together to enable owners of a variety of 2015-model-year Samsung Smart TVs to play … [Read more...]

Street Fighter 5 is Exclusive to PlayStation 4, Says Capcom

PS4 DualShock 4 controller

The third-party results of Sony selling so many PlayStation 4 consoles are starting to take shape one year later. Capcom has announced that Street Fighter 5 will be console exclusive to the PS4, though it will also appear on Windows PC. Adding insult to injury for Xbox One owners, the PS4 and PC versions will support cross-platform online multiplayer. Capcom first showed off Street Fighter 5 at PSX (PlayStation Experience) in December, and the exclusivity news got the PlayStation-loving crowds frothing. To a … [Read more...]