The Catch-Up: October 14th, 2013 – Troy Baker is Awesome, Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Gets a New Gameplay Video

With it being Thanksgiving today in Canada, we can break out this inappropriate looking ad from an actual PSN promo last year.

General News

  • The Wolf Among Us Episode 1: Faith will be available in Europe this Wednesday, with North America getting it on Tuesday. [Source]
  • You can expect some “big news” regarding The Walking Dead Season 2 this month from Telltale Games. [Twitter]
  • At least in Europe (probably in North America as well), there will be a Halloween sale on the PSN, with deals being announced very soon. [Source]
  • When Tales of Symphonia Chronicles releases in early 2014 for PS3, there will be a Collector’s Edition available for $99.99, with just 15,000 copies being made. Included will be an exclusive set of five Chibi Kyun Chara figurines from Tales of Symphonia and Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World, a paperback novel detailing the events between both games, a multi-disc soundtrack, and special collector’s packaging with artwork from Japanese animation studio, ufotable. [Press Release]
  • There may not be any details, but Media Molecule is “working on” a demo for Tearaway. [Twitter]
  • Electrocutioner, played by Steven Blum, will be an assassin in Batman: Arkham Origins. [Twitter]
  • Rainbow Moon for PlayStation Vita has passed certification in North America. Now we wait patiently for a release date. [Twitter]
  • Guerrilla Games has released the details for the Support Class in Killzone: Shadow Fall. [Check It Out]
  • Sportsfriends will be coming to the PS4 next year and anyone who backed the PS3 version of the game will get it for free (Cross Buy is yet to be determined). All four of the Sportsfriends games are ported and working on the PS3, with a January 2014 release date hoped for. [Source]

New Videos

  • Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII received a new demo video today:

  • Here’s a trailer for War Thunder on PS4:

  • Ethan: Meteor Hunter will release for PS3 on October 22nd in North America for $9.99, with a European launch the day after on October 23rd €9.99:

  • Valhalla Knights 3 releases tomorrow in North America for PS Vita, with Europe getting it on October 23rd, though it looks like it will be a digital only release there [Source]:

  • A Doctor Strange table will be coming to Zen Pinball 2 and Marvel Pinball in December:

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