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Weekly Recap: The Last Of Us 2 Shocker And 5 Other Comic-Con Stories
Tons of news broke this week, including Microsoft shutting the Xbox Entertainment Studios, as well as the creators of The Last of Us teasing a sequel with Sam Raimi. These stories and more in this edition of the weekly recap.
Last Of Us 2 Discussed By Neil Druckmann, Sam Raimi
During a surprise Comic Con panel about the Last Of Us film, an audience member inevitably asked a question about Last Of Us 2. Here's what the panel had to say.
Far Cry 4's Free Multiplayer Codes Inspired By Super Nintendo
Far Cry 4 will allow players to invite friends to play alongside them in the game for free. Creative director Alex Hutchinson explained at San Diego Comic Con how these free multiplayer codes will work and why Ubisoft included them in the game.
The Swapper Coming To Wii U, Graphics Equivalent To PC Build
The Wii U will be receiving The Swapper this November and the game is being designed to run at the equivalent graphics from the PC build, opposite of the PlayStation 3, which had to undergo massive downgrades in key graphic departments.
Tekken 7 Coming To PC With The Return Of Jun Kazama
We don't know a whole lot about Tekken 7 but we do know that the game apparently manages to finish off the Mishima storyline (or so we think) as a key character in the game's long-running story about the battling bloodline in a very corrupt family tree.
Destiny Beta Now Open To All Players, Iron Banner Event Returning Soon
Destiny's beta no longer requires you to pre-order the game. Bungie has decided to open the test up to all players on Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360 and PS3.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Launch Date And Limited Edition Announced
It looks like anyone who pre-orders Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX nice and early will automatically be upgraded to the Limited Edition of the game. And what does said Limited Edition offer as a unique bonus? Why, your very own Keyblade, of course. Okay, that was a lie and Iím sorry. By way of apology, might I offer you a Kingdom Hearts pin instead?
Destiny Ghost Edition Pre-Orders Being Cancelled
If you pre-ordered Destiny's Ghost Edition, keep an eye on your inbox. Some of these orders are being cancelled due to a shortage of copies.
Chinese Gaming Poll Shows PS4 With 57% Of Vote, Xbox One With 11%
A poll was taken to gauge the average interest of the Chinese gamer in both the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One (amongst other devices) and the PS4 came out on top with 57.3% of the vote, with the Xbox One garnering only 11% of the vote.
Review: The Swapper Is One Of A Kind
Originally released on the PC in 2013, Facepalm Gamesí The Swapper is set to make its debut on all three PlayStation platforms on Aug. 5. But does this clone of the original game live up to the high praise the unique puzzler received when it originally launched last year?
PSN Members Could Get More Free Stuff From Sony's 2011 Security Breach Settlement
A new settlement is being reached in the case involving the PlayStation Network hacks that took place back in 2011, where a lot of user data was compromised and the service was taken offline for more than several weeks.
EA Sports UFC Gets Free Fighters In Latest Update
Electronic Arts is doing something that most people probably didn't see coming: they're giving away free content for EA Sports UFC. Technically, they're not really giving it away so much as they're including a few free fighters in with a needed update to fix some of the game's flaws.
Akiba's Trip Hits PS3, Vita Next Month, PS4 This Holiday Season
Akibaís Trip: Undead and Undressed will be making its way to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita Stateside next month but, as of today, the team at XSEED Games has announced that the PlayStation 4 version will also be arriving this holiday season.
Assassin's Creed Unity Trailer Features New Combat, Parkour Mechanics
Ubisoft recently released a new trailer to demonstrate the new capabilities of the game engine powering Assassin's Creed Unity. We learn a little more about the improved combat mechanics, the upgraded parkour abilities, as well as the game's day and night cycle that has been upscaled to fit the needs of new generation hardware.
Electronic Arts' Profits Blast Up 51%, Mobile Continues To Surge
The company's dodge out of the Worst Company in America vote actually netted them enough positive press for the first time in a long time to walk out of the quarter with their profit up by 51% over the previous year during the same period.