The Catch-Up: June 6th, 2013 – NBA 2K14 PS4 Launch Title, God of War Team Tease, Capcom Promises “a Big Surprise” at E3, The Walking Dead 400 Days DLC?
All the big name publishers are keeping any surprises pretty close to their chest ahead of E3 next week, but Daily Reaction has compiled it all and added a bunch of predictions here. On top of that, there were still a few smaller pieces of news revealed today, including a tease about what we’ll see next from the God of War team.
- At 1AM tonight, Atlus will have “big news 4 a title coming early next year.” As long as it’s coming to PlayStation in some form, we’ll let you know about it. [Twitter]
- Coconut Dodge Revitalised has crossed 10,000 players already. Though there’s no plans right now, FuturLab does have a “bloody awesome sequel concept for Coconut Dodge.” [Twitter 1, 2]
- Ed Boon revealed that Injustice: Gods Among Us will be featured in an unnamed TV show next week, where the 4th DLC character (probably Martian Manhunter) will officially be announced, who came from fan requests. Also, Freddy Krueger was the #1 selling character in Mortal Kombat. [Twitter 1, 2, 3]
- Sony Santa Monica, who is going to reveal something at E3, posted this Vine video, teasing that the God of War team is playing what’s next. We’ll let you know what it turns out to be.
- Dragon’s Dogma Quest, a PS Vita 2D online F2P RPG for Vita, was given a website. As of now, this is only headed to Japan, but Capcom is “currently evaluating if the title will be released in pan-western markets.” [Source]
- Though a new Mass Effect is coming, it won’t be making an appearance at this year’s E3. [Twitter]
- Capcom is teasing that they “a big surprise” in store for E3, and it will be playable at the show. [Press Release]
- LeBron James is the cover athlete for NBA 2K14 and, as revealed in a conference call, the game is planned for PS4 and Xbox One launch, in addition to their PS3 and Xbox 360 versions. [Source 1, 2]
- To show their developer support, Sony is sending out these T-shirts to people making games [Source]:
BandFuse got an official box art:
- You guessed it, yet another teaser for The Walking Dead. The twist this time around is that it was discovered in the Steam database that something called the 400 Days DLC is set to arrive for The Walking Dead, which would help explain all the Vine videos. We’ll let you know if all this turns into anything [Via]:
- Wolfenstein: The New Order was given an E3 trailer:
- Here’s the FIFA 14 gameplay trailer, ahead of its September launch:
- Giana Sisters: Twisted Dream is going to be out on the PSN later this month:
- Dragon’s Crown, which comes out on the PS3 and PS Vita this August, was given Amazon and Wizard trailers:
- XGen Studios announced that Super Motherload will release on the PS3 and PS4 later this year. We’ve placed an old video below, to give you an idea of what to expect:
- Zrun is a PlayStation Vita exclusive run-for-your-life zombie game coming later this year from Beatshapers:
What do you think Sony Santa Monica has planned for us at E3? Let us know in the comments below.