The Catch-Up: October 8th, 2013 – Drive Composer Says He’s Working on Far Cry 4, Watch the First 5 Minutes of Burial at Sea Episode One

A busy Tuesday? What world is this?

General News

  • If you still didn’t know how to properly pronounce Ubisoft, the Twitter account cleared it up by saying, “It is Yoo-bee-soft! Enjoy the power of knowledge.” [Twitter]
  • Something called Enslaved: Odyssey to the West Premium Edition was rated by the ACB, with Ninja Theory as the developers and Namco Bandai doing the publishing. Considering how poorly Enslaved: Odyssey to the West was received, this seems like an odd move, but we’ll let you know if it turns out to be anything. [Rating]
  • While Ubisoft has said they’re “clearly going to make anotherFar Cry game, Drive composer Cliff Martinez recently let it slip in an interview that “I’m working on a video game called Far Cry 4.” The comment in question no longer exists (cached version shows it though), so take that as you will. [Via 1, 2, Source]
  • Velocity 2X will have Cross Buy and Cross Save on PS4 and PS Vita. [Source]
  • Proteus, from Curve Studios, will be available this month on PS3 and PS Vita. [Source]
  • Patch 1.30 for Soul Sacrifice today will be the last one released for the title. With 1.30, you receive 16 new quests that can be accessed by going to Read Journal > Mad Chronicle > Inside Avalon > Avalon Pacts > Forgotten Pacts. [Source]
  • Gamefly has used copies of Dead Space 3, PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, and Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse for $9.99, $12.99, and $14.99, respectively. [Buy Them]
  • You can grab Call of Duty: Ghosts for $48.99 at NewEgg by entering the coupon code EMCWXXM78 for PS3 or EMCWXXM238 on PS4 until October 8th. [Via, Pre-Order Them]
  • Dragon’s Crown is now $39.99 on PS3 and $29.99 on PS Vita in stores and on the PlayStation Store until October 15th. [Press Release]
  • Be jealous of Naughty Dog:

New Videos

  • Here’s the first five minutes of Burial at Sea Episode One for BioShock Infinite, which still doesn’t have a release date:

  • With Beyond: Two Souls now available, our review went live earlier today, and a launch trailer is now available:

  • Ethan: Meteor Hunter has many ways to die:

  • Chandler’s already rendered his verdict for Disgaea D2, which is now available in stores and on the PlayStation Store:

  • Malicious Rebirth is now available for the PlayStation Vita in North America for $14.99, and tomorrow in Europe for €12.99/£9.99:

  • Dustforce for the PS3 and PS Vita will release in January 2014 for $9.99/€9.99, complete with 50+ levels of hardcore hygiene, numerous ranked and private multiplayer matches for up to four players, Trophy/Achievement support, online leaderboards, Cross Play/Cross Saves, ad-hoc support for Vita, and replay saves for PS3 [Source]:

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