Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Movies

Time to learn more about the benefits of Endurance in Fallout 4

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Bethesda is now three in on their S.P.E.C.I.A.L. video series for Fallout 4, which means it’s time to learn a little more about Endurance. With greater endurance, players are able to resist the illnesses that plague the wastes, such as radiation. But don’t take our word for it; check out the video. Up next: Charisma. (I’m liking you more already!)


PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

New Divinity: Original Sin – Enhanced Edition co-op footage up

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Larian has released a new multiplayer-focused video for Divinity: Original Sin – Enhanced Edition. The footage showcases the new split-screen co-op feature that will be making its debut in the console version. The mode features a dynamic split mechanic so that players can go to different parts of the world simultaneously and without loading. Players will also be able to decide between dialogue options by turning to the time-honored tradition of resorting to a game of rock-paper-scissors. And if you’re looking to keep up to date on the game’s development, be sure to drop by the recently launched official website.


PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

Persona 4: Dancing All Night gets Adachi, Marie as DLC, new trailers

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Atlus has released some new media from Persona 4’s rhythm-based spin-off Dancing All Night. The latest trailers and screenshots highlight the recently announced downloadable characters Tohru Adachi and Marie. Adachi will be available in Free Dance Mode with Yu as his partner and come bundled with The Fog (Atlus Konishi Remix) for $4.99. Marie will also be available for $4.99, with Margaret as her dance partner, along with the track Break Out Of…(Shihoko Hirata & Lotus Juice). For those unsure about whether to go with the standard edition or the Disco Fever Edition, Atlus has released an unboxing video detailing both versions.


PlayStation Vita News

Sci-fi horror adventure Soma now available for PC, PS4

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Amnesia developer Frictional Games’ latest sci-fi, horror-tinged adventure, Soma, is now available for PC and PS4. As a newcomer to the isolated underwater facility Pathos-II, players must investigate what’s caused the carnage they find as they explore bloody hallways and encounter sentient machines. The launch trailer offers a glimpse at what seems like a System Shock-esque nightmare, and what creative director Thomas Grip hopes proves to be a “creepy and provocative experience” for players.


PC News, PlayStation 4 News

New gameplay footage released from Rise of the Tomb Raider

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A new gameplay trailer has gone live for Rise of the Tomb Raider. The video, titled Descent Into Legend, features footage of Lara navigating puzzles and environmental hazards as she searches for the Lost City of Kitezh. Quite a bit is packed into the two-minute runtime, including a daring escape and heavy use of a retractable zip line.


Xbox One News

Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut live-action trailer released

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The first trailer has gone live for the Director’s Cut of Wasteland 2. The video, Welcome to the Wasteland, gives a live-action recap of the events leading up to the world’s apocalyptic state and an overview of those that currently inhabit it. The Director’s Cut features all of the updates to the PC version, improved graphics, additional voice-over work, gameplay tweaks, and new features. It will also mark the title’s console debut, releasing for both PS4 and Xbox One.


PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

Divinity: Original Sin 2 unlocks new stretch goal, more added

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Divinity: Original Sin 2 has unlocked a new goal after passing $1.5 million in funding. The game will now be released with a new playable area, the Hall of Echoes. The hall is located in a space between reality and the void. Along with the announcement was news of additional stretch goals, including dedicated mod support, a more involved dynamic relationship system that allows for romance, and a Game Master Mode that includes an in-game editor. A new video was released to detail the new unlocks. If you have any lingering questions, give Larian a shout at the upcoming reddit AMA on Tuesday at 3 p.m. (CST).


PC News

Persona 5 delayed until 2016

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Atlus has announced that Persona 5 will not be making its initial release date. Originally scheduled for a 2015 launch, the game will now be released in 2016. Atlus notes that they are “delaying the game in order to make sure the next iteration of the Persona series lives up to the expectations of fans.” On a positive note, the Tokyo Game Show trailer was released on the game’s official Japanese Youtube channel. Check it out below.


PlayStation 3 News, PlayStation 4 News

Final Fantasy XV gets revamped Dawn trailer, plus new screens

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Square Enix has released an updated trailer for Final Fantasy XV, Dawn Trailer 2.0. The new version features Luna and Noctis remembering the past tragedies that set the storyline in motion. Another video was also released, which follows the development team as they scout locations to model in-game, as well as a handful of new screenshots that feature fishing and the crew on chocobos. The upcoming Active Time Report will reveal more details about what the team’s been working on, including the game’s showing at Tokyo Game Show, on Friday at Square Enix’s official Youtube channel.


PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

New Halo 5: Guardians video details multiplayer Requisition System

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343 Industries has released a new trailer for Halo 5: Guardians detailing the game’s Requisition System. The REQ System will be available in all multiplayer modes and reward players with cards that represent over 1,000 items, such as armor, stances, vehicle variants, and weapons. Cards will be cosmetic, permanent, and single use. Only cosmetic and boost cards will be available in Arena, but all will be available in Warzone. Hundreds more items are planned to be added after launch, in addition to 15 free maps (through June 2016). Enjoy Nick Offerman as Master Chief knockoff Chef Pretty Officer Mister Chief Spartan 117.


Xbox One News