The Catch-Up: October 1st, 2013 – Madden NFL 25 PS4/Xbox One Video, Get $30 Extra Towards a DualShock 4 on Amazon with Trades

October means a new Treehouse of Horror episode of The Simpsons! And games. Lots and lots of games.

General News

  • Due to potential confusion over Wasteland Kings being considered a part of the Wasteland series, Vlambeer has decided to change the name of their upcoming PS4/PS Vita title, Wasteland Kings, to Nuclear Throne. [Source]
  • The Warcraft movie is coming out on December 18th, 2015. [Twitter]
  • You can now download the Beyond: Two Souls app, which allows you to use your phone as a controller and more. [Via, Google Play, iTunes]
  • Until November 30th, is running a deal where you get an extra $30 credit when trading in $30 worth of items towards a DualShock 4. They have yet to begin pre-orders for the red and blue DualShock 4 controllers, but this is a good deal nonetheless. [Check It Out]
  • The Deal of the Week (until October 15th) has some good PS3 games on sale for $9.99: Heavy Rain, Gran Turismo 5 XL, inFamous 2, PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, Twisted Metal, God of War: Origins Collection. [Via/Buy Them]
  • Zeboyd Games has launched their Kickstar for Cosmic Star Heroine, which will hit PS4 and PS Vita in 2014. With a goal of $100,000, it’s already crossed $24,000 with 29 days to go. I think it’ll make it. [Back It]
  • Thanks to some trophy listings, it looks like the PS4 may be getting something called Tutorial Shooting Game, which may possibly be included with the system or the PlayStation Camera. [Via/Source]
  • A small number of employees at Sega of America has been laid off, with a spokesperson saying, “As the gaming industry continues to evolve, companies must adapt and adjust in order to compete and succeed in an ever-changing environment. As a result of this, Sega of America has recently undergone a restructure that will enable the company to focus efficiently on developing new and existing content across digital platforms as well as continuing to focus on key brands for packaged goods.” [Source]
  • The DUST 514 Mercenary Pack will be leaving the PlayStation Store on October 8th, the same day as the release of the Uprising 1.5 update. [Source]
  • David Hayter is fun:

New Videos

  • Because you were dying to see it, here’s the story mode trailer for Orc Attack: Flatulent Rebellion:

  • Here’s the commercial for NBA 2K14:

  • Flashback is now available on the PlayStation Store in North America:

Sniper Elite 3 will be out in 2014 for Xbox One, Xbox360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PC:

How do you think the next-gen version of Madden NFL 25 looks? Let us know in the comments below.