BULLETCAST, June 28 – What you need to know now
Loads going on this morning. Catch up in a few minutes instead of stumbling around the internet like some kind of drunk pervert.
We scored a ton of Guild Wars 2 media from an event in Hamburg on Monday. You’ll find HD footage of underwater combat, dungeon fighting and loads of screens
SCOTUS, inevitably, has
sided with the videogames industry, declaring it the winner in the EMA (Entertainment Merchants Association) vs Brown case that has gone on for six years. The ruling means a law passed in California that made it illegal to sell adult games to minors has been officially classed as unconstitutional.
The Uncharted 3 beta starts later today. Get all the details
adamant the used game trade was not the motivation behind the permanent save files of Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D.
Crytek has released the
DirectX 11 patch for Crysis 2 after a false start last week which saw information posted then pulled.
confirmed this year’s Summer of Arcade line-up for Xbox Live, dating Ubi Montpellier’s From Dust and Supergiant’s Bastion in the process.
Sony CEO Howard Stringer has
said Sony was hacked this year because it “tried to protect” its content from those who “want everything to be free”. In other news, the sun rose this morning.
Peter Molyneux is
“pretty ashamed” of Fable 3’s review scores.
Yu Suzuki’s leaving Sega in September.
UK retailer listings suggest the 160GB PS3 Slim model may be on the way out.
Play’s selling them for £200. This will add to rumour that Sony’s going to make some pricing moves at gamescom in August.
OnLive’s unique feedback and metrics capacities are drawing publishers in, founder and president Steve Perlman has
said. Also, the company’s confirmed it’s “chatting” to Microsoft and Sony. Pay attention: streaming games is the future-uture-uture.
El Shaddai publisher
Ignition has called it quits on development in favour of a publishing partner model, apparently cancelling both mental Nazi shooter Reich and Project Kane.
Namco Bandai is giving lucky Dark Souls fans-in-waiting the chance to
design a shield for inclusion in the finished game.
Minecraft’s “adevnture” update’s been
delayed. The “pistons” stuff’s happening on Thursday.
Now sober up. Wipe the tears away. Get on with your life.
WWE 2K15 DLC featuring Hulk Hogan has been pulled – report
Watch the whole Metal Gear Solid saga before The Phantom Pain hits
You can play Half-Life on a smartwatch if you really, really want to
Valve has squashed the Steam bug that let you steal any account
Dragon Age: Inquisition has a new horse armour DLC pack
Incredible speed runs streaming thanks to Summer Games Done Quick 2015 – watch now
What on earth is Monochrome Tower?
Metro developer’s cancelled undersea shooter footage unearthed – rumour
Only human companions can be romanced in Fallout 4 so no robot lovin’ for you
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow developers tease new game with Contra-ish image
Modder adds disabled haunting and mourning system back into Skyrim
Final Fantasy 15 gamescom stage show promises “brand new insights” into the RPG
Soon you’ll be able to make it rain ink in Splatoon
You can defeat bosses in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided by talking to them
Hulk Hogan cut from WWE 2K16 after being fired for racist remarks
Nvidia fixing “a ton of things not necessarily related to us” on Batman: Arkham Knight
Street Fighter 5 beta will resume today at 11am PT [Update]
Two popular factions will be added to The Elder Scrolls Online next year
Nintendo TVii to be taken offline in August
Odin Sphere HD will be localized for 2016 western release
Red Ash Kickstarter needs $1M in funding to hit PlayStation 4 stretch goal
Kojima and del Toro are still planning to work on a project together
Wolfenstein titles are 66% off today on Steam
Microsoft aware of XBL connectivity issues on Xbox One and Xbox 360 [Update]
Fallout 4: Dogmeat can loot enemies, perks tied to SPECIAL stats instead of levels
Fallout Shelter is coming to Android next month
This Rare Replay video is full of cardboard cutout cuteness
You can pre-order Shadowrun: Hong Kong today and start playing in August
SMITE celebrates 10M players with Kevin “Hercules” Sorbo voice pack
Get your groove on with the official NBA 2K16 soundtrack
GTA Online offering 50% off Insurgent, Valkyrie & Hydra today only
GTA 5: peyote plants, other collectibles added to this slick interactive map of Los Santos
Check out this fan-made version of Resident Evil 2 created with Unreal Engine 4
Fire up Amazon at 2pm PT today if you want the Palutena amiibo
Twitch takes another step in ditching Flash with new HTML5 player
This Destiny figure makes for great decoration, if you can afford it
Destiny The Taken King pre-order nets early access to Suros Arsenal Pack
The Division, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Rainbow Six Siege playable at EGX 2015
New Need for Speed screenshot looks like real-life
Resident Evil: Revelations 2 is coming to PS Vita in August
Puma is making Metal Gear Solid 5-themed boots
Destiny: Xur location and inventory for July 24, 25
Fallout 4: listen to Todd Howard talk about little world details, weather effects, more
DOOM QuakeCon 2015 screens show bloody Hell
Games Now! Which mobile games should you download this week?
Here’s what Destiny players most want from Bungie next
Street Fighter 5 beta servers down for maintenance following log-in issues
The Talos Principle: Road to Gehenna expansion out now – trailer
Splatoon: new map Camp Triggerfish arrives tomorrow
QuakeCon 2015 produces new Bombshell gameplay footage
Persona 4: Dancing All Night release date set for September – new trailers
Overlord: Fellowship of Evil re-introduces the superior kind of minion
Get to know the three Destiny weapon foundries – video
Destiny: all six Trials of Osiris maps will be in rotation this weekend
Destiny: The Taken King will add “largest armory” ever, outnumbering original game
Five Nights at Freddy’s 4 release pushed forward to, uh, right now
Former Witcher 3 developers form new studio, tease game announcement
Nintendo US eShop update: 3D Streets of Rage 2, The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, more
Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Rainbow Six Siege, The Division, more playable at gamescom 2015
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition opening cinematic released as game goes gold