The Catch-Up: August 30th, 2013 – Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix & Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Trailers Show New Gameplay

August 30, 2013Written by Jason Dunning


This long weekend will be perfect for some of us here at PSLS since we have so many games to review!

General News

  • Ahead of its planned September release date, Lone Survivor: The Director’s Cut “is nearly finished.” [Twitter]
  • There’s “no plans at the moment” for Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation to be added to the PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection in Europe. [Source]
  • There will be some 1080p DriveClub videos next week, but you can watch the 720p ones here. [Twitter]
  • A beta build of Battlefield 4 will be playable in the Xbox booth at PAX. [Twitter]
  • The GRID 2 community patch is now available on all systems. [Twitter]
  • Peter Moore said that “Microsoft needs to cough up the date” when it comes to the Xbox One. [Source]
  • DLC services for the PSP version of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker will be ending on September 30th. [Via/Twitter]

New Videos

  • Prepare for combat with Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix:

  • Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate is under new management:

  • Go behind the scenes with Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII before it releases this February:

F1 2013 gets a new video:

Spend some time getting to know the actors in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag:

Get introduced to the gameplay in One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2:

What did you think of Blackgate? Let Ben Affleck know in the comments below.