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Rumor: Bethesda to announce Prey 2 canning next week

Friday, 23 March 2012 20:56 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Take this for what it is at the moment (a massive rumor) but Bethesda will apparently announce Prey 2′s cancellation next week.

According to PS Focus, a “reliable source” has said the Human Head Studios title has been cancelled, which explains the lack of new information on the game since it was announced, as well as three planned conferences which were also cancelled over last few months.

The site said an official announcement on the game’s cancellation will be released by Bethesda next week.

When asked for comment, Bethesda told us it doesn’t “comment on rumors,” while a spokesperson for the firm told VideogameWriters: “Thanks for reaching out. We aren’t commenting on this story.”

Announced in March 2011, the game’s slated for release on PC and consoles this year.

Thanks, Colin.

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52 Comments

  1. LOLshock94

    NIOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

    #1 3 years ago
  2. LOLshock94

    fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu

    #2 3 years ago
  3. ItsFade

    The fuck Bethesda, hope it’s not be true. Game looks awesome.

    #3 3 years ago
  4. LOLshock94

    is there anyway someone can buy the rights like square did for true crime, hopefully someone buys the rights of cocksuckerthesda

    #4 3 years ago
  5. Mystic Sage

    They better not cancel this game it looked like it was going to be amazing I was really looking forward to this one.

    #5 3 years ago
  6. Sam Clay

    Woah. That wouldn’t be cool.

    #6 3 years ago
  7. Talkar

    TBH, after Fallout 3, i’ve lowered my expectations for what Bethesda are capable of delivering. But if they actually cancelled this project, i think they’ve reached a low i didn’t even know existed o.O

    #7 3 years ago
  8. Gizkata

    FUCK :|

    #8 3 years ago
  9. pennyman

    man Prey 2 looked great when we saw it last year – here’s our preview
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UxrZdnokcA

    #9 3 years ago
  10. NeoSquall

    what the flying FUCK?

    #10 3 years ago
  11. Colin Gallacher

    Just passing on what I’ve heard. I hope it isn’t.

    #11 3 years ago
  12. Stephany Nunneley

    I’m pretty much off the clock now, but I will be checking my inbox for any response on the matter into the evening. I will update the post if I get word back.

    #12 3 years ago
  13. Takeshi

    Well, not my most anticipated game of 2012, but I did like the preview of it. Sad if true.

    #13 3 years ago
  14. Erthazus

    What the fuss is about?

    Prey 1 was not a good game. Prey 2 trailers were cool, but that does not say anything that it will be a good product in the end.

    #14 3 years ago
  15. The_Red

    WHAT THE FUUUUUUUUUUCK.

    This HAS to be April’s Fool. It HAS to be. Otherwise, it shows Bethesda has completely gone insane and cancelled a seriously promising title. For fuck’s sake, this was one of the best games during an E3 that had BioShock Infinite, Batman Arkham City, Skyrim and Tomb Raider. WTF!?

    April’s Fools or FUCK Bethesda.

    #15 3 years ago
  16. AHA-Lambda

    what?! But WHY?! It looked awesome! ;_;

    #16 3 years ago
  17. Pytox

    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
    I hope this is not true, I liked the gameplay footage they previewed very much

    #17 3 years ago
  18. Garo

    What!?! Game already on my wishlist!!

    #18 3 years ago
  19. mickey2002

    These sort of rumors normally do lead to something thou :/ looked decent too.

    #19 3 years ago
  20. Talyis

    Wow wtf seriously, it looked to be the most intriguing fps in a long time I mean come on a space bounty hunter friggin badass!

    #20 3 years ago
  21. Edo

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWaLxFIVX1s please I beg you Bethesda tell us this is not true!!!!!!!!

    #21 3 years ago
  22. Phoenixblight

    I have yet to see any actual gameplay saw screenshots and trailers but no actual gameplay. Bathesda had put a lot of money into marketing though even gave money to Blur who doesn’t do trailers for cheap.

    I would say that the developers couldn’t deliever what was promised and Bathesda had to cut the leash.

    #22 3 years ago
  23. fearmonkey

    I haven’t seen much in the way of actual gameplay on this and was wondering how the game was panning out. I loved the first Prey by Human head and was disappointed when they weren’t continuing the story of the original main character. Prey 2 seemed so different than the original, I couldn’t understand their design choice.
    I was hoping to get the chance to play it and see if they could make those ambitious ideas work.

    #23 3 years ago
  24. _LarZen_

    The game looks like crap so no loss if it gets cancelled…

    #24 3 years ago
  25. Moonwalker1982

    Bethesda’s ‘no comment’ should say enough sadly :(

    #25 3 years ago
  26. TheWulf

    @14 (Erthazus)

    Whilst it may not have been some ‘super epic’ or whatever the kids are saying these days, it was interesting. In fact, if I put it in the context of a shooter, it was genuinely interesting for many reasons. I’d say the same about Bulletstorm.

    But then, I have weird tastes.

    Sometimes I want to be the native american who’s romping around an alien-manufactured human farm, and using strange spiritual powers to stay alive. It’s more involving than being Man in Military Uniform A shooting Man in Military Uniform B, that’s for sure.

    I suppose it just comes down to tastes, and what you’re looking for. An unusual concept can carry a game in my opinion. I’d go so far as to say that an unusual concept, if it’s a really good one, can carry a game and make it far more memorable than the polished dross we often get.

    So whilst it might not have been the most ‘super epic’ game ever, it was–to say it again–interesting.

    It needed to exist.

    And, to be honest, based on the trailers for Prey 2 … I really hope that that exists as well.

    Why?

    Because Samurai Jack, because Farscape, because Titan A.E., and to a lesser extent because Voyager, because Andromeda, because Anachronox, hell… because Toonstruck.

    There are too few examples of taking a human completely out of their element and putting them in a situation so bizarre that it becomes hard for them to even find their way, and they just do whatever they can to survive. That’s what Crichton did in Farscape, and what Jack did in his cartoon. It’s an interesting situation.

    What would you do in a completely alien, futuristic world?” is admittedly a question better answered with an RPG, but even a shooter could at least do bring something out of the left field with it, thanks to a concept like that.

    I’m not sure whether it’s an alien occupied earth they’re showing in the trailer, or just some human guy out there in the vastness of the Universe, but it’s still a fun concept to play with no matter how you look at it. In the trailer we see he’s trying to make ends meet by becoming a bounty hunter. What more is there to that story?

    I want to see that story told.

    #26 3 years ago
  27. TheWulf

    @23 (fearmonkey)

    If you watch the intro with the plane crash, you can see what they’re doing with it. It’s in the same Universe and it’s a continuation. It’s just from a different perspective.

    #27 3 years ago
  28. LOLshock94

    @26 agreed, though i hated bulletstorm and prey 1 but prey 2 just looks awesome

    #28 3 years ago
  29. voxelman

    Let me guess this is the same source that said that Doom 4 was cancelled, which turned out to be false. Prey 2 look extremely promising from what was shown and considering that Bethesda put out games like Brink I doubt they would cancel something that looks as good as Prey 2 did. I mean it’s not like Bethesda is strapped for cash after Skyrim sold over 10 million copies in a few months.

    #29 3 years ago
  30. Phoenixblight

    @29

    Nothing has been shown other than screenshots of trailers that are not ingame just cutscenes or pieces from Blur’s trailer. Nothing of the actual game has been shown.

    #30 3 years ago
  31. LOLshock95

    @30 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPMr0joaE6A

    #31 3 years ago
  32. rossgamer1986

    Ok ok, this cancellations is shocking alright, but can you guys tell me how is this even fuck!ng possible??!:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Vde6Oe16Fg

    #32 3 years ago
  33. OrbitMonkey

    ^ Erm…. With a pc you could easily put that design on a disc and knock up that sleeve.

    Or y’know the guy has a DeLorean/Tardis.

    #33 3 years ago
  34. Phoenixblight

    @31

    Thank you but not like it matters anymore though.

    #34 3 years ago
  35. YoungZer0

    You better be fucking kidding me!

    This is in my top10 of the games i want this year. What the fuck went wrong? The gameplay looked amazing!

    If you haven’t seen any gameplay, just google it, the game looks exactly what the trailer promises.

    #35 3 years ago
  36. diego-rbb-93

    MAN, WHAT A SHIT OF DAY. DON´T FUCK OFF!

    I´ve been waiting for this game a lot of years, I was extremly excited when they finally announced. What the fuck have just happened!?

    #36 3 years ago
  37. LOLshock94

    @34 LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOL stop talking to yourself you faggot

    #37 3 years ago
  38. OrbitMonkey

    Apparently a exec overheard it described as Strangers Wrath in space… Took one look at the sales Stranger made and thought “Fuck that!!” ;-)

    #38 3 years ago
  39. absolutezero

    Cancel a game outright : “Oh hey it was more than likely going to be shitty anyway, I never had any interest in it at all, why all the fuss?”

    Ask a developer to fix something thats broken : “NO fuck you entitlement issues, they made the game that they wanted how dare you questions them whiney baby tears.”

    Stay classy video games.

    #39 3 years ago
  40. diego-rbb-93

    Thank you for your “Headshot of the day” to Phoenix, Lolshock. Thanks for the Stage Demo too, I didn´t see that one.

    #40 3 years ago
  41. The_Red

    I’m still hoping for April’s fools! Prey 2′s gameplay shown at E3 simply looked to good to be cancelled.

    #41 3 years ago
  42. Stephany Nunneley

    Bethesda told us it does not comment on rumors. The comment has been added to the post.

    #42 3 years ago
  43. Edo

    @39 That’s just Earth talking(out of his ass AGAIN),the majority of the gamers that were even remotely interested in this game are(or will be) really disappointed,if Bethesda confirms this,and I REALLY hope they don’t.

    #43 3 years ago
  44. Christopher Jack

    Hate that whole “we don’t comment on rumours or speculation” bullshit maybe if they’re trying to surprise their user-base- maybe, but I think knowledge of the progress of products & services are important for the consumers to be immediately updated with.

    #44 3 years ago
  45. Freek

    That trailer looked really cool, but that was just a movie. Who knows what the game actually was or wether they were ever able to get that concept to work in gameplay form.
    Looking good in a movie and “being a game you can sell for 60 bucks” are two vastely different things.

    #45 3 years ago
  46. TheWulf

    @38

    Why must people constantly remind me of how utterly disappointed I am by gamer xenophobia? It’s like all the classics, no matter how far you go back. Beyond Good & Evil, Anachronox, Uru: Ages Beyond Myst, Stranger’s Wrath…

    See, it’s days like this where if I could upload my open-mindedness to the brain of every person alive, I would. Because people disappoint me, no imagination, no sense of adventure or romance… ultimately so, so boring.

    Oddworld was always as strange as strange gets really, though. It doesn’t surprise me that it’s never sold well. People just want desaturated modern day shooters. And there’s that pall of doom again.

    #46 3 years ago
  47. OrbitMonkey

    ^ so you would basically brainwash the world to achieve your utopia? How noble!!

    ;-)

    #47 3 years ago
  48. Edo

    @45 Da faq do you mean “Who knows what the game actually was or wether they were ever able to get that concept to work in gameplay form.”!?!?There are numerous GAMEPLAY videos on youtube that show exactly that…GAMEPLAY!

    #48 3 years ago
  49. TheWulf

    @47

    Oh, come on, you know I didn’t say that. Opening a person up to new possibilities isn’t the same as forcing any particular choices upon them. Believe me, I’m familiar with psychology (including NLP and conditioning), and that’s a very goal-oriented thing.

    If anything it would be a brain upgrade. Closed-mindedness seems to stem from limited hardware, likely squandered white matter when they had it (not exposed to enough new experiences in their formative years).

    So essentially – no, not brainwashing. Nice try, though.

    #49 3 years ago
  50. LOLshock95

    @37 WTF !!??

    #50 3 years ago
  51. Edo

    Oh great….there’s two of them now.

    #51 3 years ago
  52. LOLshock94

    @51 dont worry there will be a third soon

    #52 3 years ago

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  • Venture into the Valley of the Yetis next week in Far Cry 4

    The next batch of Far Cry 4 DLC, Valley of the Yetis, releases in March and Ajay Ghale will be tasked with surviving violent cultists and the mythical Yeti. Apparently the cult is looking for a secret hidden in the valley, and Ajay has discovered their motives. The DLC features co-op with a friend taking […]

  • The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack out for Payday 2, has dino masks

    The 19th DLC pack for Payday 2 title The Butcher’s AK/CAR Mod Pack is available on Steam from today. The pack will run you $4.99/€4.99 and features: 11 new weapon modifications for the AK rifles in the game 11 new weapon modifications for the CAR rifles in the game Four new masks together with their […]

  • Battle Chasers slated for PC, consoles; comic picks up where 2001 storyline left off

    Darksiders creator Joe Madureira and Vigil co-founder Ryan Stefanelli have confirmed a Battle Chasers game and a new comic are in the works at their new studio Airship Syndicate. Speaking to Polygon, Madureira and Stefanelli wouldn’t provide details on the the game, but did divulge it will be an adventure RPG with player-controlled Battle Chasers […]

  • Shovel Knight, Hotline Miami 2 discounted for Sony’s annual Spring Fever Sale

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  • The gold Super Mario amiibo is a Walmart exclusive

    The Super Mario Gold amiibo which surfaced via a CPSIA certificate earlier this month will be a Walmart-exclusive, Nintendo has announced. The gold-colored Mario amiibo will be released the same day as the Mario Party 10 game for Wii U and will run you $12,96 at 3,000 participating Walmart stores in the US. Along with […]

  • Here’s an overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD

    As new gameplay overview trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, culled from the Active Time Report, stream has been sent over by Square Enix. The video provides a look at the history and environments of the Kingdom of Orience; the 14 memebers of Class Zero; the battle system with customizable magic spells; and the ability […]

  • Final Fantasy 15 video gives you a look at the game’s wildlife

    A new video shown by Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata during the latest Active Time Report, contains a look at the game’s wildlife and ecology. You can watch the full stream two hour stream through here, or a smaller clip courtesy of GamesHQMedia below.

  • Lionhead ventures into the free-to-play space with Fable Legends

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  • Win! 5 pairs of tickets to the Call of Duty European Championships

    We have five pairs of tickets to giveaway for the Call of Duty European Championships, taking place in London this weekend. The event takes place this Saturday February 28 and Sunday March 1 at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden. Winners can watch teams will go head to head for a $10,000 prize pot […]

  • Republique Remastered has released on Mac and PC

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  • LA Cops coming to Xbox One in March

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  • We have $500 of Steam Wallet funds to giveaway!

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  • Lapsed Final Fantasy 14 players tempted back with 10 day freebie

    Square is offering lapsed FF 14: A Realm Reborn players a chance to come back to the game for 10 days worth of free adventuring. Provided you’ve already bought and registered an account you’ll be able to play free of charge from Feb 27 to March 9. Square wants you to sample the new content […]

  • Advanced Warfare: Sledgehammer looking at “opportunities” to recreate classic Call of Duty maps

    Sledgehammer Games has told VG247 it’s looking at opportunities to recreate classic Call of Duty maps in Advanced Warfare. According to co-founder Michael Condrey, players of the latest Havoc DLC are asking how Exo abilities and verticality can be added to classic franchise maps. “We’re taking a look at some opportunities to really highlight the […]

  • GTA Online reader playlist week 7: and the winner is…

    Stuff was shot. But only one player emerged victorious. GTA Online player e031271 won last night’s VG247 reader playlist, beating myself, Matt and regulars solidorwot and Revolting. Congratulations, Mr e031271. A deserved victory. We play a GTA Online playlist in an open session every Wednesday on PS4, because it’s both funny and fun. Anyone’s welcome […]

  • Leaked screens reveal The Reef as Destiny’s new “social space”

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  • Darksiders creator teases Battle Chasers game

    Joe Madureira, creator of Darksiders, has released art that strongly suggests a Battle Chasers game is in the works. Battle Chasers was a comic book from the late 1990s that suffered notorious production problems between issues and was never finished. Madureira formed Airship Syndicate after the collapse of THQ, where he co-created Darksiders. His latest […]

  • Infamous video nasty Axe recreated in GTA 5

    The trailer for notorious horror movie Axe has been recreated in GTA 5. The shot for shot remake is the work of gigerbrick who has previously recreated exploitation flicks like Machete and Hostel using Lego. The original Axe movie was banned in 1984 in the UK but passed with cuts in the late 1990s. Movie […]

  • Payday 2 for PS4 and Xbox One includes “a year’s worth of paid DLC” for free

    Payday 2: Crimewave Edition will include a year’s worth of paid DLC from the PC version of the game for free. The new-gen version of the game will be available June 2015, and includes almost all of the paid and free DLC released so far for Overkill’s popular first-person shooter. That DLC includes The Big […]

  • Yes, Mortal Kombat X will require Xbox Live Gold or PS Plus

    Mortal Kombat X won’t bypass Microsoft and Sony’s premium online play requirements. Reports that Mortal Kombat X wouldn’t require PS Plus or Xbox Live Gold started circling earlier this week thanks to a communications error. Answering fan questions on Twitter, producer Shaun Himmerick accidentally gave the impression that premium console subs would not be required […]

  • This is what Destiny players most want next

    Destiny patch 1.1.1 has resolved or at least addressed a number of complaints voiced by the community, but there are plenty more. des Destiny community manage David “Deej” Dague has put out a call for Guardians to share their concerns – or rather, what they think the community is most concerned about. “Set aside your […]

  • Google AI can play games now, so we’re probably all going to die

    Google has brought us one step closer to our inevitable slaughter or enslavement by machine overlords. Google has developed an AI that can learn to play video games and devise brand new strategies. Let me just rephrase that: Google has created an AI that can teach itself new skills, including how to play video games. […]

  • First footage of Renowned Explorers: International Society surfaces

    Renowned Explorers: International Society is a turn-based strategy game from the team behind Reus, and it looks great. Renowned Explorers was announced almost a full year ago, but has been pretty quiet since then. Developer Abbey games has now announced that the game has hit alpha, and will be open to select testers soon. You […]

  • Cities: Skylines developer commits to mod support

    Cities: Skylines will fully support the modding community. Hailing from famously mod-friendly publisher Paradox, Cities: Skylines is a no-brainer for mod support – especially as a lack of mod support is one of the things SimCity was so heavily criticised for when it firts launched. In the developer diary below, Paradox’s Jakob Munthe is joined […]

  • Nosgoth update adds Vanguard, many fixes

    Nosgoth, the free-to-play multiplayer brawler set in the Legacy of Kain universe, has been given a significant makeover. The major feature of the latest Nosogth game update is a new playable human character called the Vanguard. “Equipped with mighty throwing axes and a shield, the Vanguard can take more punishment than any human class that […]

  • Xbox Live Gold 12 month sub $40 on Microsoft store

    Microsoft is offering $20 off 12 month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions at the moment. An Xbox Live Gold 12 month subscription will normally set you back $60, but a Microsoft Store promotion has it on offer for $40. The offer is restricted to the US store. Although you can opt to grab your sub as […]

  • Tomb Raider movie script to be penned by TMNT writer

    Tomb Raider will be Evan Daugherty’s second reboot of an established universe. The Tomb Raider movie reboot has signed on a writer and a distributor. Deadline reports Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divergent, Snow White And The Huntsman and G.I. Joe 3 writer Daugherty will write the film. Additionally, Warner Bros. has signed on to distribute, […]

  • Shelter 2 pre-orders open, launch trailer debuts early

    Shelter 2 is a game in which you are a mother lynx and must protect a den of kittens. Yes, it’s delightful. Shelter 2 is coming to Mac and PC on March 9. Pre-orders are now available on Steam at 10% off or on GOG.com with a free skin and soundtrack, or 20% off if […]

  • That Batman: Arkham Knight trailer is full of codes

    Batman: Arkham Knight’s trailer is like a Transformer – there’s more than meets the eye. The new Batman: Arkham Knight trailer contains a number of codes. Eagle-eyed users have spotted four so far, and work on cracking their meaning is progressing. According to an /r/games thread rounding up results so far, the codes pertain to […]

  • Assassin’s Creed haystacks won’t save you from a fall

    Assassin’s Creed fans, don’t try this at home. Assassin’s Creed characters can survive falls of almost any distance as long as they aim for the haystacks scattered handily throughout the environment. As you probably deduced from your familiarity with common sense, this isn’t a real thing: falling from heights kills you, the same way a […]

  • Why are people buying PS4 and not Xbox One?

    PS4 is outselling Xbox One – but why? A new report may have the answer. Last month, the PS4 outsold the Xbox One in the US again, returning it to the top of the charts after just two months away. Why? What has caused this reversal in fortunes in Microsoft’s home territory? According to a […]

  • Toejam and Earl are back with a new Kickstarter

    The early 90′s are alive and well in a new bid to bring back Toejam and Earl. Toejam and Earl released for Mega Drive (Genesis, Americans) in 1991, and the eponymous characters went on to count among Sega’s best-known characters. They appeared in a platformer, a light gun shooter and finally a 2002 Xbox game […]

  • New Wander trailer shows off Azertash form

    Wander is a collaborative, non-combat MMO in which you can take on a number of unique forms. Wander players begin as an ambulant tree called an Oren and can progress through several different bodies as they explore the environment, learning its secrets. One of these, which we’d not seen before this trailer, is the amphibious […]

  • SOMA approaching beta phase on PC and PS4

    SOMA, the new horror game from the Amnesia: The Dark Descent crew, is getting close to playable. Frictional Games has apologised for its recent silence over the project, but said it’s focused on reaching beta. Sorry all for the silence! We're closing in on Beta and everyone's working hard to get there. Once that's done, […]

  • Square Enix does not condone Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest HD Remaster

    Square Enix has said it’s not involved with a fan remake of Final Fantasy spin-off Mystic Quest. 1992 SNES game Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest is being remade by Dark Design as Mystic Quest HD Remaster. The developer is even taking pre-orders for the project. Unfortunately, it looks like it is in no position to be […]

  • New Hunger teaser released by LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers

    LittleBigPlanet Vita co-developers Tarsier Studios have released a teaser trailer for Hunger, which was announced in May 2014 at the Nordic Game Conference. The game has been rumored to be the firm’s unannounced Sony project since 2010. Platforms are still to be announced, but the studio became a first-party SCE developer a few years back, […]

  • Here’s two Mario Party 10 overview videos, one featuring amiibo

    Overview videos for Mario Party 10 and the amiibo which work with the title have been released by Nintendo Japan. Obviously each one is in Japanese, but you get the gist all the same. Mario Party 10 releases on Wii U March 20 in North America and Europe. Thanks, AGB.

  • Clan Raids announced for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App

    Activision has announced a new Clan Raids mode will be made available through the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Companion App. According to the CoD community blog, raids are time-based challenges where success earns you a spot on the Clan Raids leaderboards and new Clan Raid-exclusive in-game gear like the Equilibrium set. Clan members will […]

  • Play Battlefield Hardline starting March 12 through EA Access

    Xbox One users with an EA Access subscription will be able to play 10 hours worth of Battlefield Hardline starting March 12. EA Access members will are being granted access to the game five days before the street date, with full multiplayer and all saves transferring over into the main game. It was announced yesterday […]

  • This video summarizes the contents of Destiny patch 1.1.1

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  • Destiny 1.1.1 patch notes out, update is live

    Destiny’s 1.1.1 patch arrives today, so if you have been kicked from activities, it means you will need to download the patch now that it’s live. We will be pushing the 1.1.1 patch for Destiny shortly. Players will be kicked from activities and required to download the patch. — Bungie Help (@BungieHelp) February 25, 2015 […]

  • Payday 2 packs based on Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number coming

    Starbreeze has announced another collaboration with Dennaton Games which will see masks based on Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number appear in Payday 2. The collaboration consists of two free updates when you acquire Hotline Miami 2 or its deluxe version on Steam from February 25. The two updates, called Hotline Miami Mask Pack and Jacket […]

  • Velocity 2X making its way onto Linux, Mac, PC and Xbox One

    Velocity 2X will be released on Linux, Mac, PC and Xbox One Futurlab has announced. The developer is in charge of the port, which will be published by Sierra. According to Futurlab, the deal with Sierra came about when self-publishing proved to be difficult due to spending “more time doing PR and marketing on Velocity […]

  • Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number finally has a release date

    A release date for Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number has been announced, finally. The game will arrive on Linux, Mac, PC, PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita March 10. It is now available for pre-order on GOG, Humble and Steam for 10% off for $13.49/£10.99. There’s also a Digital Special Edition available which includes tracks from […]