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Kingdom Hearts 3 will release on Xbox One

Tuesday, 11 June 2013 17:42 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

Kingdom Hearts 3 maestro Shinji Hashimoto said during Square Enix’s E3 session today that the game will also be released on Xbox One.

The game was revealed during Sony’s E3 press event last night. It is being developed in Osaka, by the same team working on Kingdom Hearts 1.5.

It was announced during the same session that Final Fantasy 15 would also release on the Microsoft console.

Have look again at the video that made Brenna and I squeal with happiness last night below.

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50 Comments

  1. loveaya

    I can see that none of the titles from SE will be exclusive on any platform in the future.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. NinjaLord

    GGOOODDD WHYYY?!

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Erthazus

    Because it is easy to port one game to the next console.

    Especially if you are making a game using direct X11. In other words, porting one game from one console to another is as easy as porting console game to the PC.

    Xbox one and PS4 are very similar to each other. Here you go.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. xXNapsterManXx

    Yep, Sony had a lot of wording to confuse, words like ‘Console Debut Exclusive’ for all those Indie games which makes me think they will be multiplatform later.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Clupula

    Who cares? Unless they’re also getting the 1.5HD and 2.5HD Collections, the story is going to be an incomprehensible mess for them anyway. So, let them waste their money on a game where they won’t have the slightest clue what’s going on.

    If someone is mentally deficient enough to actually purchase an Xbone, I doubt they’d have the comprehension to figure this game out, anyway.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Units

    This just keeps getting better and better lol

    #6 2 years ago
  7. Beta

    The more KH fans the better IMO. :)

    Of course I don’t know what clot would buy it on the DRMbox but hey.. ;)

    #7 2 years ago
  8. Hcw87

    @5
    Another wild fanboy appears.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. TheBlackHole

    @2 Why not?

    #9 2 years ago
  10. polygem

    the more people can enjoy it the better. what clupula said makes sense though. kh has a quite complex story, if you start with 3 you wont understand anything AT ALL.

    #10 2 years ago
  11. machy

    @4 they said FF14 is a console exclusive not FF15 aka versus and they didnt even said a singel word about KH3

    #11 2 years ago
  12. backup

    @3 and yet it’s not on PC

    PC pirates and beg in SE forums GO GO GO GO

    #12 2 years ago
  13. Bomba Luigi

    who cares? If you want a PS4 and Kingdom Hearts 3 nothing changed, you can still have both. More People able to buy the Product means Kingdom Hearts 3 has more Potential Sales, which is good for the Kingdom Hearts Series.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. Djoenz

    FUCKSHITSHITEFUCK

    It makes me sick. FFXV too. SE has lied all along. Promises fuck you SE. Sellout.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. TheBlackHole

    @14 why on earth would you care if you’re still able to play it on your platform of choice?

    #15 2 years ago
  16. Beta

    @13 +1 for talking sense.

    @14 How does this affect you in any way? Will you not be able to enjoy it with the knowledge that it has a wider potential audience?

    #16 2 years ago
  17. Hcw87

    @14
    I don’t speak fanboy, so anyone care to translate? Pretty sure he’s talking about being butthurt though. It happens.

    #17 2 years ago
  18. Mike W

    @13

    So true, this is not a big deal at all. You’re going to start seeing less and less exclusives from the third party developers this time around. Unless Sony or MS cough up some serious cash to get the game exclusively on their system.

    The only dumb fucks that are going to try to spin this into something negative are fucking idiots like this ‘Units’ character.

    #18 2 years ago
  19. Djoenz

    Piss off xbots wont understand anyway. :P

    EDIT:

    I have to explain it nonetheless. Final Fantasy got me into gaming and rpg’s. It was always tied to Sony playstation. I actually bought all my playstations purely for Final Fantasy titles.

    I bought my PS3 for Versus. I got trolled by SE. They said it would be exclusive to ps3. I got trolled again it will be moved to PS4 instead. I got trolled again its now multiplat.

    #19 2 years ago
  20. Ireland Michael

    @14 When did they ever promise that Kingdoms Hearts 3 and FFXV would be platform exclusives?

    Third party developers cannot afford to stick to one platform anymore, especially not triple A stuff like this. They’re essentially cutting off half the market by doing so.

    Why should they, anyway? It broadens the exposure of the franchise and allows more people to play their games. Since when was inclusiveness a bad thing?

    #20 2 years ago
  21. Djoenz

    FFXIII Versus was promised to be an exclusive actually.
    I agree Xboxone will be same architecture like ps4, but seriously FFXIII got fucked up by Xbox’s version.

    #21 2 years ago
  22. OlderGamer

    One of the big problems with fanboys isn’t that they want to be able to enjoy and experience their games, it is instead that they don’t want you to enjoy said games, unless you are doing it on the same piece of hardware, wearing the same tee shirt and waving the same team logo flag.

    Because hardware means more to them then it should. And often times for all of the wrong reasons.

    #22 2 years ago
  23. Gnosis

    @18 Pretty much this. It’s really naive to think, that there’s gonna be a bijillion of third pt exclusives. I’m actually expecting more games on both sides to go multi at some point.

    #23 2 years ago
  24. Lengendaryboss

    @Ireland
    I think it was implied but even then it was no promise, spot on with your points.

    #24 2 years ago
  25. redwood

    anybody who thinks that a 3rd party AAA game these days will be a platform exclusive does not know how the industry works:P what’s that? titan fall? wait a little bit and you will see for your self.

    #25 2 years ago
  26. OlderGamer

    Implied or assumed?

    #26 2 years ago
  27. OwningXylophone

    @19

    “Final Fantasy got me into gaming and rpg’s. It was always tied to Sony playstation.”

    Except when FF first started and was a Nintendo exclusive franchise…

    #27 2 years ago
  28. Ireland Michael

    @19 “Final Fantasy got me into gaming and rpg’s. It was always tied to Sony playstation.”

    Final Fantasy I – VI say hi.

    “I bought my PS3 for Versus.”

    Why would you buy an expensive (at the time) console for a single unreleased title with no gameplay footage and no release date? Would it not have made more sense to wait for the game to come out?

    “They said it would be exclusive to ps3. I got trolled again it will be moved to PS4 instead. I got trolled again its now multiplat.”

    So? Now you get to play it on the PS4, with even better graphics.

    It’s not a company’s duty to validate your own personal bias.

    #28 2 years ago
  29. Bomba Luigi

    @19: “I have to explain it nonetheless. Final Fantasy got me into gaming and rpg’s. It was always tied to Sony playstation”

    Final Fantasy 1-6: Nintendo only. What are your talking about?

    #29 2 years ago
  30. Lengendaryboss

    @OlderGamer
    Or assumed very right there, both really.

    #30 2 years ago
  31. Djoenz

    Without exclusives why bother having three different types of consoles -__- you know what make all exclusives multi instead and make one super console.

    That will do some variation for you.

    #31 2 years ago
  32. Djoenz

    @29
    from PSX and onward, but you are right.

    #32 2 years ago
  33. Gnosis

    @27-29 Some ppl start counting at 7. A phenomenon widely spread among ff fans.

    #33 2 years ago
  34. Ireland Michael

    @31 Competition keeps prices down and stops one individual company from dictating the entire market.

    Since its appearing on the format *you* want anyway, it shouldn’t really matter if it also appears somewhere else.

    #34 2 years ago
  35. Djoenz

    Look if SE didnt say it was a exclusive at the time around the reveal I wouldnt mind. SE just promises shit they dont deliver.

    After type0 they would start working on Versus suddenly Lightning Returns was announced.

    This isnt about xbox alone also the fact SE is full of nonsense.

    Yes I bought ps3 cause I used to be a major FF fan and at the time an FF title on Xbox wasnt heard of. I also bought it to play MW2.

    #35 2 years ago
  36. Beta

    The architecture between the 2 new consoles is no longer vastly different, and both are using Blu-Ray so the days of bad ports should hopefully be over :)

    But yeah, if you take this announcement as bad news you should feel silly. ;)

    *As in expanding a games potential audience is not a bad thing as long as both versions perform equally well tech wise.

    #36 2 years ago
  37. Djoenz

    Shit im bitching here as a fanboy a Sony fanboy while I wont buy either one of the next gen consoles.

    I think I’ll stick to current gen. All these things are making me pissed off. Shit news IMO SHIT NEWS.

    #37 2 years ago
  38. Ireland Michael

    @35 Versus is officially “cancelled”. Move on.

    It shouldn’t matter if they promised exclusivity anyway. It doesn’t affect *your* enjoyment of the game, so *why* the hell are the not allowed to expand the game to a bigger audience?

    #38 2 years ago
  39. Lengendaryboss

    @Dj
    What your saying doesn’t make sense, how is releasing on more platforms a bad thing or “Shit”?
    I get why people want it exclusive but to quote Michael’s words “Third party developers cannot afford to stick to one platform anymore, especially not triple A stuff like this. They’re essentially cutting off half the market by doing so.”

    #39 2 years ago
  40. Clupula

    @29 – Wrong. All of those, except for III were re-released on PS1.

    In fact, during the Nintendo days, only I, IV, and VI were released in the West. It wasn’t until the PS1 days that the others saw release here.

    #40 2 years ago
  41. backup

    @38
    in your dream PC pirate
    FFv is coming may be longer development time but it’s coming

    #41 2 years ago
  42. Djoenz

    @38
    Doesnt matter if they promised exclusivity? You know for next gen it probably doesnt matter (I hope). However I have always wondered why some multiplatform games looked better on xbox and some on ps3 and vice versa.

    SE man makes me pissed off. Whatever they could use the money anyway. Tomb Raider didnt do well enough in their eyes.

    #42 2 years ago
  43. CyberMarco

    Well, still the game gonna kick ass.

    The thing that bothers me the most is why do they bother making the game multiplatform and don’t even consider a PC release if the scope of this is to broaden the audience and maximize profits? Fucking bullshit.

    Nevertheless, it’s Kingdom f*cking Hearts 3!!!

    :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D

    #43 2 years ago
  44. Djoenz

    This wont release on ps3 thus I wont be able to play it..ALAS.

    #44 2 years ago
  45. Eddie Rodrigues

    The gods are generous, but they still demand a sacrifice. No PS exclusivity and no PC version. DAMN.

    #45 2 years ago
  46. POOP CRUSTY

    Well I’m getting both consoles anyways but dammit square why the sellout?
    @5 Not completely true. They can easily just look up their cutscenes on youtube like I did for the 3ds game.

    #46 2 years ago
  47. hitnrun

    No announcement of exclusivity means no exclusivity.

    And even then, if Sony or MS doesn’t own the studio, it’s probably a paid-for timed exclusive.

    #47 2 years ago
  48. John117

    Now SE just needs to make a remake of KH 1 and 2 for X1 and I might buy this :P Jeez, all these games coming for Xbox One, will I ever have time for them all…

    #48 2 years ago
  49. vOL

    I get it with the “wider audience”, “more sales good for series”, etc, but the main point I want to convey is that I’m afraid when PS exclusives goes to Xboxs especially RPGs. With the developers thinks that in order to reach the wider audience (more apparent to western audience in this case) and catering them, they must change a bit or incorporated some elements that common and works for the intended audience. Such as putting more action, shooter elements or culture into the Japanese game. These somewhat diminishes the feeling of originality of the game IMHO. As previously shown by Square Enix’s Nier Gestalt and Nier Replicant.

    So I will go outside my norm and wait for the reviews and videos before buying it. Normally I don’t read reviews-like to taste the new first hand experience on my games ;)

    #49 2 years ago
  50. Eregol

    @8 He’s right though. Even for those who have played the games the storyline is all over the place and barely makes sense.

    #50 2 years ago

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    Playtonic Games launched the Kickstarter campaign for Yooka-Laylee at 5pm UK, and in just over 30 minutes it already hit its $270,000 funding goal. You can watch the funding counter continue to roll over through the link. Yooka-Laylee is a 3D platformer where the characters use special moves such as Yooka’s tongue grapple and Laylee’s […]

  • Batch of hi-res Persona 5 screenshots released by PlayStation Japan

    A set of screenshots have been released for Persona 5, and while you’ve seen these before in magazines and on the official website, these are high-res versions. Some will even look familiar to those who watched the first gameplay trailer back in February. The shots were posted over on the PlayStation Japan Persona 5 game […]

  • Is Alien: Isolation getting HTC Vive support?

    Placeholder images for SteamVR icons have been found and it looks like there may be support for Alien: Isolation, so if you enjoy soiling yourself, get psyched! NeoGAF members found a thread on Reddit, where a little rooting around in a Steam directory unearthed the images. The list includes both games and apps, and as […]

  • Xbox Live multiplayer is free this weekend on Xbox 360

    Xbox 360 players in all Xbox Live regions can play multiplayer online for free this weekend. If you are a Silver member, this means you are Golden from May 1-3 and can play multiple games online with your buddies. All you have to do is log-in to Xbox Live.

  • Assassin’s Creed actor Michael Fassbender confirms film production starts September

    The Assassin’s Creed movie will start production this fall, actor Michael Fassbender (Prometheus, 300, X-Men:First Class) as confirmed. Speaking with ComingSoon.net, Fassbender said filming will start in September, which is inline with Ubisoft’s announcement in February. The actor will star in the film alongside Oscar-winning actress Marion Cotillard, both reuniting with their MacBeth director Justin […]

  • Eve Online boss states VR won’t be as big as we think next year

    I don’t think I’m the only one who wants VR to hurry up and manifest into a Sword Art Online-esque reality. Unfortunately, the chief executive officer at the studio behind Eve Online doesn’t think that will be happening any time soon. Talking to Venture Beat, Hilmar Veigar Pétursson touched on his excitement at the prospects […]

  • The Last of Us: Left Behind goes standalone in May on PS3, PS4

    Naughty Dog has announced that The Last of US DLC Left Behind will be released as a standalone experience next month. It can be purchased for both PlayStation 3 and PS4 through the PS Store and a two-hour demo of the Factions multiplayer will also be made available. “The Left Behind standalone game will have […]

  • EA’s annual E3 press conference takes place on June 15

    Electronic Arts has announced its annual E3 2015 press conference will take place the day before the show kicks off on June 15. EA, Microsoft, Sony and Ubisoft always hold press events the day before E3 officially starts, so this isn’t any surprise, really. The presser, dubbed “Live to Play”, will last one hour and […]

  • Steam exchange rate mix-up closes down community market

    The Steam community market was buggered up big time today after a mix-up with currency conversion had items selling from practically nothing, to millions of dollars. PC Gamer picked up on the news after a thread on Reddit appeared with screenshots depicting just how silly things were getting over there. The currency exchange rate data […]

  • Britney Spears signs five-year deal with Glu for new mobile game

    Pop star Britney Spears has signed a five-year deal with Glu mobile for a new, untitled game. The mobile game will feature her “voice, likeness, and creative influence,” and is due for release sometime next year. Glu also signed a deal with Katy Perry in February, so expect a game revolving around her to hit […]

  • Large Activision publisher sale on Steam discounts Call of Duty, Prototype, more

    Activision has put the majority of its library on sale through Steam this weekend, and if other titles weren’t included, it could be referred to as a Call of Duty sale. Below are a few standouts. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Gold Edition 25% off Call of Duty: Ghosts 67% off Call of Duty: […]

  • The Dota 2 International Compendium is out, second Stretch Goal almost complete

    The International Compendium has been released for Dota 2 with the prize pool sitting at a lovely $1,917,155 as of press time. Valve said over the weekend to expect the International Compendium to drop sometime this week. As with previous years, those who purchase the Compendium can earn rewards by completing challenges, making predictions and by […]

  • If permadeath RTS games are up your alley, check out indie project XO

    The Square Enix Collective showcases projects for a limited time to help drum up community support and potential backers, and RTS title XO from Jumpdrive Studios is worth taking a look at. The teaser trailer is fairly brief, but if you visit the page for XO over at the Square Enix Collective, it’s understandable – […]

  • GTA 5 PC patch disables mods. Here’s how to get them working again

    A new patch for the PC version of GTA 5 was released yesterday and, as it turns out, has wiped the ability to use mods with the game. The wasn’t great news for some players, but YouTuber taltigolt has already figured out how to play the PC version with mods after installing the patch. Matt […]

  • Xbox One ad stealth launches a mysterious Halo 5 competition

    A new Xbox One advert released today isn’t as straightforward as it appears. The trailer has a couple of pretty conspicuous ‘glitches’ throughout, and members of NeoGAF wasted no time in breaking it down. The first item of interest is the screen from the hunt the signal site, which displays an error message when accessed […]

  • Battlefield 4 Jungle map improved with latest update

    DICE LA has updated the Battlefield 4 Jungle map, adding more foliage and a new route. As demonstrated by Westie in the video above, the map now has the kind of foliage you’d expect in the jungle, helping to conceal infantry players. The update also tweaks positions of objective points and has added a concealed […]

  • Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate free DLC pack for May includes Metroid and Mega Man armour

    The May DLC pack for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate boasts some big ticket items, including Metroid, Street Fighter, and Mega Man gear. This big fat chunk of free DLC, detailed on the capcom unity blog, includes Hunter equipment: Metroid’s Varia Suit Metroid’s Zero Suit Metroid’s Arm Cannon Taiko Drum Master Hunting Horn USJ’s Star Rook […]

  • Destiny: Xur location and inventory for May 1, 2 – Hard Light edition

    Here he comes with his weird face, dealing goods and gear for Guardians. It’s Friday. Xur: Agent of the Nine is back in the Tower. Of Course he is. Got your Strange Coins? Here’s what’s in his bag this week: Ruin Wings [Exotic Titan gauntlets] – 13SC Don’t Touch Me [Exotic Hunter gauntlets] – 13SC […]

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition Jaws of Hakkon DLC drops for PS4 on May 26

    Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC has now been announced for May 26 for PS3, PS4 and Xbox 360. The announcement was made on Twitter via the official Dragon Age account. Mark your calendars! #DAIJawsOfHakkon pic.twitter.com/mU1WfkSrQV — Dragon Age (@dragonage) May 1, 2015 The DLC was released for PC and Xbox One back in March thanks to […]

  • New Witcher 3 screenshots highlight Geralt’s questionable fashion choices

    Even though The Witcher 3 release date is drawing closer, it still feels like a million year away. So here are some more screenshots to tide you over until then. We got to look at in-game shots yesterday, but these new screens show Geralt riding through some gorgeously vibrant mountains, in the midst of combat […]

  • Sims Gurus patch out pregnant men

    Say goodbye to The Sims 4 unique take on fatherhood, as The Sims Gurus confirm that male pregnancies are no more. The Sims 4 players have been reporting high numbers of alien abductions, leaving their male characters with sore bottoms and a bellyful of alien baby. Kotaku reports that not everyone was getting their knickers […]

  • Black Mesa countdown probably points to Half-life remake release date

    Half-life remake Black Mesa may have a release date at last. Black Mesa is a Source Engine remake of the original Half-life, which like everything related to Half-life feels like it’s taking forever to come out. The first part launched in September 2012, and it looks like we might have a release date for the […]

  • Spector puts down rumours of troubled Epic Mickey development

    Epic Mickey seemed like a surprising follow-up project from the man who made Deus Ex, but Warren Spector has put down rumours of a difficult relationship with Disney. Epic Mickey displays several qualities found in Spector’s other games and which he has always espoused in interviews – heck, this is the man whose dream it […]

  • Ubisoft makes good on Child of Light promise with free eBook

    Child of Light fans can check out a gorgeous new illustrated book set in the world of Lumeria. Earlier this month, creator Patrick Plourde confirmed that there were more Child of Light projects on the way. As we expected from the cagey wording, at least the first of these projects isn’t a game: it’s an […]

  • Half-life episode from Junction Point would have featured a magnet gun

    Half-life seems to be on near permanent hold, but at least we can glean some insight into what might once have been. Junction Point’s cancelled Half-life game came up in Warren Spector’s Reddit AMA overnight. Commenting that he isn’t sure whether he’ll get into legal trouble for discussing the project, Spector gave a few comments […]

  • Destiny: exclusive shader, emblem on offer with Nepal benefit shirt

    Destiny developer Bungie has asked Guardians to offer their aid, and they’ve already responded in troves. A new Destiny shirt added to the Bungie Store is the object of a fundraising drive to provide aid in Nepal following a devastating earthquake this week. Bungie popped the pretty stylish shirt on sale earlier today, offering an […]

  • What does the creator of Deus Ex think of Human Revolution and Mankind Divided?

    Deus Ex creator Warren Spector seems pretty positive about the direction the sci-fi series has followed under Square Enix’s hand. Deus Ex was created by Spector and his team at Ion Storm, and remained with Eidos after the developer shuttered. When Square Enix purchased the British publisher, it put new studio Eidos Montreal to work […]

  • Protest Goat secures future for Elite Dangerous destruction derbies

    One of the stranger and more beautiful stories to manifest in the gaming world this week, I think. Elite: Dangerous has given birth to an unintended, emergent style of gameplay; a destruction derby like affair where players gather in no combat areas to both race and gleefully smash into each other until a victor limps […]

  • Destiny’s stunning landscapes captured in panoramas

    Destiny has some beautiful environments, which screenshots don’t necessarily do justice to. Walking around Destiny exclaiming over the lighting effects and the tiny animated details is the best way to experience Bungie’s tremendous achievements, but these panorama images stitched together from in-game screenshots are a good second. Click to see them fullsize. Redditor CenturyEagle made […]

  • Star Wars Disney Infinity re-release on the cards – rumour

    Star Wars is a no-brainer for Disney Infinity, and at long last it looks like it’s happening. A Star Wars re-release called Disney Infinity 3.0 has reportedly leaked from German retailers. We have to lable this one a rumour as we haven’t seen the original source, but the story was originally reported by DisKingdom, which […]

  • Award-winning mobile indie Monument Valley out now on Windows Phone

    Windows Phone’s game selection can be a bit restrictive, but has expanded delightfully today: Monument Valley is now available. Monument Valley is one of those gorgeous, mind-bending puzzlers the indie scene produces on the regular, winning awards and consuming everyone’s lives for weeks on end. Developed by Ustwo Games, with beautiful, understated art from Ken […]

  • Old-school EverQuest servers safe from legal troubles thanks to Daybreak agreement

    EverQuest rights holder Daybreak Game Company given its blessing to the wonderful Project 1999. EverQuest: Project 1999 is one of those lovely ideas that it are all too often crushed by the realities of the games industry. An entirely fan-managed affair, it provides an emulated version of the classic EverQuest experience, which is no longer […]

  • Free Dragon Age short stories fill us in on Corypheus’s followers

    Dragon Age: Inquisition developer BioWare invites you to learn more about the lore and characters that make up its beautiful role-playing setting. Dragon Age is set in Thedas, a world still only partially revealed by the three core games to date. BioWare puts a heck of a lot of work into its worldbuilding, employing a […]

  • Remember that gorgeous Luminous Engine tech demo? It now utilizes DirectX 12

    Remember the gorgeous Luminous Engine tech demo Square Enix showed off three years ago? The firm showed it again at Microsoft’s Build Conference, this time utilizing DirectX 12. The Witch Chapter 0 [cry] real-time tech demo was created from research Square conducted using real-time CG technology and DX12 in collaboration with Microsoft and Nvidia. The […]

  • Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones sneaks onto GOG and Steam services

    Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones can now be purchased through GOG and Steam. On both services it will run you £12.99/€14.99/$14.99. Links here and here. The game features: Fully explorable ‘Metroidvania’ style overworld, laying siege to a diabolical cloning facility with varied and detailed environments. A variety of special equipment to unlock new […]

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare DLC Ascendance has arrived on PC, PlayStation consoles

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare players on PC and PlayStation consoles can now download the Ascendance DLC. The second content pack contains the OHM weapon, the OHM Werewolf custom variant, and the second entry in the Exo Zombies saga, Infection. Four new maps are also included: Perplex, Site 244, Climate, and Chop Shop. Ascendance was […]

  • Latest Xbox 360 system update is live, now supports 2TB hard drives

    Xbox 360 now supports 2TB hard drives via the latest system update for the console. Support for the drives was announced earlier this month and has been available for preview members. “In addition we will also no longer reserve space in advance on your hard drive,” said the firm. “If you are using 16GB of […]

  • Kickstarter for Banjo-Kazooie spiritual successor Yooka-Laylee launches tomorrow

    Playtonic Games has announced the Kickstarter campaign for its spiritual successor to the Banjo Kazooie series, Yooka-Laylee, will launch tomorrow. The title of the game was announced today along with the Kickstarter date. Formerly known as Project Ukulele, the 3D platformer is said to be “between the size of Banjo-Kazooie and Banjo-Tooie,” and stars Yooka […]

  • Console version of Mistwalker’s Terra Battle is in development

    Now that Mistwalker’s Terra Battle has surpassed 2 million downloads on mobile, the developer is now working on a console version of the tactical RPG. As part of the original Download Starter campaign, the 2 million milestone means the company will begin development on Terra Battle’s console version with details to be announced at a […]

  • Prison break game The Escapists is heading to PlayStation 4 from May 29

    The Escapists, Mouldy Toof’s prison break game originally released as a timed console exclusive Xbox One, has a release date for PlayStation 4. For those unfamiliar with the title, which is also a PC release, it tasks players’ time management skills as they do a bit of digging and crafting, and other prison-type stuff as […]

  • Dead Island 2 delayed into 2016 to ensure series is “taken to the next level”

    Dead Island 2 has been delayed into 2016 by Yager in order to ensure the sequel “takes Dead Island to the next level.” According to a tweet from the developer, it set “big goal” for the game, and in order to deliver what fans expect, the team needs more time to reach development goals. “We […]

  • Project Cars: here’s a list of all available cars at launch

    Project Cars will contain many, many cars and if we are counting correctly, there will be 74 total at launch. The standard edition contains 65 total, and when factoring the free car as well as the Modified and Limited Edition cars packs, you can add an additional nine cars to the mix. Comb through the […]

  • Competitive matchmaking support is coming to Team Fortress 2

    Team Fortress 2 will soon feature support for competitive matchmaking, which Valve says is a “high priority” project for it at the moment. According to a report from TeamFortress.tv, which visited Valve headquarters recently, Valve is looking into the possibility of 6v6 or 9v9 matches 9v9, a possible quick play option and it is also […]

  • GTA 5 PC patch fixes garage, Job crashes – full notes here

    Rockstar has pushed out a 353 MB patch for GTA 5 on PC The patch fixes a number of annoying bugs related to vehicles and garages, some deathmatch issues and purchase errors. It should also fix various freezing and crashing bugs, as well as a little issue with Steam. Time will tell if the patch […]