The Catch-Up: November 22nd, 2013 – PlayStation App Delayed in Europe; LEGO The Hobbit Video Game in 2014?
With the Xbox One launch today, next-gen is now current-gen, PS3 is now last-gen, and socks are now foot-gloves!
- As an apology for all the issues with Battlefield 4, EA and DICE will be running a Double XP event for the game from November 28th through December 5th. In addition, anyone who plays Battlefield 4 multiplayer on December 5th will get a M1911 pistol scope. This special sidearm scope, previously reserved for our DICE developers, has a 3X zoom and is available for all classes in Battlefield 4. [Source]
- PlayStation Mobile will launch in the following countries on December 18th, 2013: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and New Zealand. [Press Release]
- Infinity Ward has updated the Call of Duty: Ghosts playlists across all platforms by adding Hardcore Domination and forcing game chat in Infected, Search and Destroy, Hardcore Search and Rescue, and Search and Rescue. [Twitter]
- DC Universe Online was given a new hotfix on PS4 today. [Check out the Changes]
- Geoff Keighley has confirmed that there will be a new trailer for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt at VGX. [Twitter]
- If a listing in the latest issue of MCV is to be believed, Terraria will release in Europe for the PlayStation Vita on December 4th. [Via]
- Patch 2.1 for Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, titled ‘A Realm Awoken’, will be released on December 17th. [Twitter]
- In case you were curious, The PlayRoom for PS4 was made by Japan Studio, with Double Fine working on a game for it. We can expect DLC for The PlayRoom “soon.” [Twitter 1, 2]
- Best Buy USA will have a buy 2, get 1 free offer on all of their used games between November 24th and November 27th. [Source]
- According to a leaked image, LEGO The Hobbit will be coming to most systems in 2014 [Source]:
- Originally planned for November 26th, Tiny Brains for PS4 will now release on December 3rd in North America and December 11th in Europe. It looks as though there will also be a 10% discount during the month in North America. [Press Release, Source]:
- The PlayStation App in Europe has been delayed from initial release today because “we’re still making some final tweaks to ensure the experience is butter-smooth.” It will now come out next week [Source]:
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