The Catch-Up: May 16th, 2013 – “Kratos Would Destroy Hulk,” Class of Heroes 2 Passes Sony QA, Light up Your Farts With Orc Attack

May 16, 2013Written by Jason Dunning


Yes, just one day after creating this post, we’ve already changed the name from ‘The Daily Catch-Up’ to ‘The Catch-Up’, mostly because there will be times when we can’t post this every single day (and Sebastian was jealous that we use the word ‘daily‘).

General News

  • Class of Heroes 2 has finally passed Sony QA, official PSN release date coming soon.
  • Starting at 2AM PST on Thursday, May 23rd and ending at 2:00AM PST on Monday, May 27th, there will be Double XP in Battlefield 3.
  • The Uprising map pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is now available on the PSN.
  • God of War: Ascension has experienced an official price drop and is now $39.99.
  • In case you missed it in our PSN post earlier today, the pre-order Red Son DLC for Injustice: Gods Among Us goes on sale this Tuesday, the same day as a free Luchador skin for Bane inside the Batgirl compatibility pack.
  • Sony Santa Monica has weighed in on the age old debate of Hulk vs. Kratos by saying, “Kratos would destroy Hulk into Ghostbuster goo.”
  • Sega Europe has registered a trademark for Sonic: Lost World, while also snagging the and domains.
  • MegaBlast on PlayStation Mobile from Super Icon (Life of Pixel) has been approved. Now we wait.

Brian Provinciano (Retro City Rampage) News

  • He’s working on a smaller project set for release this year, with a larger project now in pre-production
  • Our very own Chandler Wood asked Brian if he could describe his projects in three words, with his response being “open world action.”
  • Brian is working on the PS4 and Wii U right now, but hasn’t touched the new Xbox
  • He actually applied for a job at Rockstar “a very long time ago” and is glad they didn’t hire him because otherwise, “[Retro City Rampage] wouldn’t have happened.”

New Videos

  • The “fartastic action game” coming to the PSN, Orc Attack, has been re-named Orc Attack: Flatulent Rebellion, and you can see why in this trailer:

  • Here’s a new look at some gameplay for Ride to Hell: Route 666, which is set for release this summer on the PSN:

  • And finally, a video showing off the one-touch dekes in NHL 14:

Do you think Kratos would beat Hulk in a fight? Is ‘The Catch-Up’ a better name? Let us know in the comments below.

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