Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: PC

Call of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies detailed, screens and trailer released

Players are getting a new look at Call of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies by way of San Diego Comic-Con. A new video from Activision features Sledgehammer Games’ upcoming co-op adventure, with players trekking through a Bavarian village while on the hunt for art stolen during World War II. But there’s a secret within the town that will lead to an army of—you guessed it—Nazi zombies. The campaign will star the voices and likenesses of David Tennant, Elodie Yung, Katheryn Winnick, Udo Kier, and Ving Rhames.

[Continue]

PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

Titanfall 2 – Operation Frontier Shield adds free maps, mode

Titanfall 2 is receiving the Frontier Defense mode by way of a new DLC drop, Operation Frontier Shield. The free download tasks up to four players with defending a Harvester against waves of increasingly difficult enemies across five different maps. Speaking of which, the update also adds two new maps, Rise and Township. The former features long sight lines with tight quarters, while the latter has little cover but a few houses with dense interiors. For-pay content is also being added in the form of XP-boosting Elite Warpaints for weapons and Titans. Players looking to try the game out can grab a free three-day trial of it beginning on July 28.

[Continue]

PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

Tekken 7 gets the Fatal Fury touch with Geese Howard DLC

Akuma’s addition to Tekken 7 was a surprise, but Bandai Namco’s latest roster reveal is a real shocker: Geese Howard from Fatal Fury. SNK’s infamous ball-busting boss is making his way into the King of Iron Fist Tournament this winter as a downloadable addition. Check him out in action below.

[Continue]

DLC, PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

Nidhogg 2 to be released digitally in August for PC and PS4

Nidhogg 2 has been officially dated for release next month, with console and PC gamers set to hit the battlefield on August 15. PS4 owners will be able to pre-order the game earlier, on July 18. Messhof has also recently gone into detail about the decision behind the game’s vastly different art style over at PlayStation Blog. In part, the change was to allow the developers more creativity: “…instead of minimalism, why not try out some maximalism? Animated faces, sweet outfits and hairstyles, bustling environments – the doors had swung wide and Nidhogg 2’s visual style was born.” The sequel will feature new weapons, solo and local versus with one-on-one combat, online with matchmaking, private matches, eight-player tournaments, 10 stages, 10 game variables, and customization items.

[Continue]

PC News, PlayStation 4 News

Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom delayed until January

Ni no Kuni II won’t be making it out this year. Bandai Namco has sent word that Level-5’s upcoming role-playing game has been delayed for several weeks, pushing it back into early 2018. According to Akihiro Hino, CEO and President of Level-5, the decision was made because “more development time is required in order to deliver the full Ni no Kuni II experience to our fans,” and that the studio apologizes for the delay. Role-playing fans can now look forward to it releasing on January 19.

[Continue]

PC News, PlayStation 4 News

SNK, Altus bringing $14,000 to Evo for The King of Fighters XIV

SNK and ATLUS will be returning to Evo this year, and bringing some cash with them. The King of Fighters XIV will be one of the tournament titles, and the studios are ponying up $14,000 in pot bonus prize cash. First place will receive $8,000, while second place will take home $4,000 and third place, $2,000. Also on hand, though for bragging rights instead of cash, will be Puyo Puyo Tetris. Attendees will be able to try out the hybrid puzzler at Atlus’ booth.

[Continue]

Convention, Nintendo Switch News, PC News, PlayStation 4 News

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds to kick off weekly livestream series

Bluehole will be livestreaming exclusive content for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on Facebook Live. The studio will hold streams four times a month, with the first set to run today from 9 p.m. to midnight (CST). Community managers, along with community content creators, will host each event and walk viewers through that segment’s unique topic.

[Continue]

PC News

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Legacy bundle revealed

Bandai Namco will be launching a Naruto Shippuden collection on August 25 for console and PC. The compilation will feature all four titles from the Ultimate Ninja Storm series. The first three entries will be remastered for the current console generation, while all of the games, including the fourth, will have all of their respective major downloadable packs. The physical release also comes with a Steelbook case, art book, and at select retailers, bonus anime.

[Continue]

DLC, PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News

Path Out, PC JRPG, finds players fleeing from Syrian Civil War

A new retro-style role-playing game is in the works based on an exile’s flight from Syria to Turkey, Path Out. Developed alongside Causa Creations, the autobiographical adventure follows the game’s creator Abdullah Karam on his 2014 journey to safety. A demo has been released that includes around an hour of gameplay, downloadable here, and a trailer can be found below.

[Continue]

PC News

Tekken 7 – Ultimate Tekken Bowl announced for August release

Players will soon be able to hit the lanes in Tekken 7 with the release of Ultimate Tekken Bowl. The downloadable expansion will be the first for the latest entry, and is set to hit digital outlets next month. No price was announced, but a trailer was released to show the drop in action.

[Continue]

DLC, PC News, PlayStation 4 News, Xbox One News