The Catch-Up: August 1st, 2013 – Deep Down on PS4 Online Requirement + Trailer, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Sequel Hinted

August is here! Check out what’s coming out this month.

General News

  • A survey has popped up on the Metal Gear Solid website, asking you all about Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Check it out to give your input on what you’d like to see in a sequel, while also having the chance to win $500. [Take It]
  • Over on the European PlayStation forums, it has been announced that Everybody’s Golf: World Tour (aka Hot Shots Golf: Out of Bounds) will have its servers shut off on October 31st, 2013. [Source]
  • Dorkly gives the internet the game its dream game. [Read It]
  • Lone Survivor for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita has been delayed from August to September. [Twitter]
  • When Thunder Wolves comes to the PSN on August 13th, there will be a demo accompanying it, local co-op will be included (no online co-op), and there’s no Move support. [Source]
  • Gaijin Entertainment is bringing Skydive: Proximity Flight to the PSN and XBLA this fall. The company describes this as “a downloadable extreme sports game that uses gamepad or motion controller technology that put players inside the wingsuit for exhilarating skydiving experiences.” [Press Release]
  • 2K Games will tell us exactly what XCOM: Enemy Within is at gamescom on August 21st. [Source]
  • Call of Duty: Ghosts Executive Producer Mark Rubin recently said, “For COD, in the time being, I think we sort of stay with what we have perfected – that sort of cinematic immersive experience. We are going to stick with that.” [Source]
  • Ed Boon sent out a teaser-y tweet today that suggest Zatanna might be the next DLC character for Injustice: Gods Among Us. [Read It]
  • Another retailer has listed Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus for PlayStation Vita. [Hmmm]
  • Cliff Bleszinski sent out a sneak peek as to what he’s working. Further details will be released on his “own timing and agenda” [Twitter 1, 2]:

New Videos

  • It looks as though Deep Down on PS4 is going to be a reading RPG, while also requiring an internet connection. We’ll have to wait for more details regarding this, so in the meantime, here’s a short trailer [Source]:

  • rain gets a developer diary:

  • Sweet Fuse: At Your Side will be on the PSN for $24.99 and at retail for $29.99 on August 27th for PSP (PS Vita compatible):

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