The Catch-Up: September 4th, 2013 – 14 Minute Watch Dogs Gameplay Demo, Killzone: Mercenary Developer Diary

Seems like Microsoft and their Xbox One release date announcement kept this from being a PlayStation news day.

General News

  • Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is a Kickstarter campaign from WayForward, with the game already confirmed for Wii U, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Steam, and well on its way to achieving the $400,000 goal set out this morning. [Back It]
  • Splinter Cell: Blacklist will go on sale for $49.99 at Best Buy USA starting on Sunday, with Dead Space 3 and Crysis 3 going down to $19.99. [Source]
  • When EA Sports UFC launches this Spring, you’ll be able to select female fighters, including Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate. [Press Release]
  • Industrial Revolution, the BioShock Infinite pre-order bonus, will have its page closed on September 13th. [Twitter]
  • DreamPark Tycoon will now release in March 2014 for Windows, Mac, Xbox One, PS4 and Wii U. [Twitter]

New Videos

  • Ubisoft uploaded a 14 minute gameplay video for Watch Dogs, showing off Aiden being Aiden:

  • To celebrate the release of the Dubstep Gun Remix Pack for Saints Row IV, Volition brought out this trailer:

  • Here’s some XCOM: Enemy Within gameplay, ahead of the November 12th launch:

  • Killzone: Mercenary launches this week in Europe and next week in North America (expect our review soon), with Guerrilla creating a developer diary for the game:

  • This is what you can expect from the free GRID 2 DLC next week:

  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is out now, and here’s an interview giving you some more info about it:

Farming Simulator (YEAH!):

  • One player can change everything in NHL 14:

Bungie thanks the Destiny community:

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