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

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.