The Catch-Up: December 17th, 2013 – Dying Light Gets an Awesome Gameplay Walkthrough, South Park Gets Modified in Australia

December 17, 2013Written by Jason Dunning


He may not be currently active, but Georges St-Pierre will be in EA Sports UFC, as you can see in that above screenshot.

General News

  • BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma has been confirmed for PS3 release in North America on March 25th, 2014. All Limited Editions and first run standard edition copies will include a DLC code for Yuki Terumi. [Press Release]
  • MotoGP Compact will hit the PSN in Europe for PS Vita on December 18th for €9.99, with the PlayStation 3 version hitting the PSN on January 8th for €14.99. [Press Release]
  • Due to all the crazy things you’ll be doing in the game, Ubisoft has confirmed that a “slightly modified version of South Park The Stick of Truth has been approved for release in Australia on March 6th.” Censorship ftw! [Source]
  • With it looking more and more like LittleBigPlanet Hub will release in 2014, LittleBigPlanet Community Co-ordinator Steven Isbell said, “We’re still working hard on it and hope to be able to update you soon. We have just been a little busy with some of our favourite Super heroes recently because we knew you would want to see them before Christmas!” [Source]
  • Jools Watsham of Renegade Kid revealed how “there’s definitely a chance” of Mutant Mudds Deluxe  (which is now available in North America for PS3/PS Vita) “coming to PS4 in the future.” He added, “We are super excited to finally be a part of the Sony family, and truly feel welcomed in. We would love to release more games with Sony in the future.” [Source]
  • Initial run copies of Conception II on 3DS and PS Vita will include a 10-track CD. The game launches this Spring for $39.99. [Press Release, Twitter]
  • An update for Indoor Sports World to fix some difficulty issues is being worked on. [Twitter]
  • Until December 22nd, EB Games Canada is running promotion where it’s Buy 2, Get 1 free on PSP and PS Vita games in-store. [Source]
  • Until January 2nd, Future Shop is holding a 3 for $10 sale on gaming steelbooks. [Get Them!]

New Videos

  • As if Dying Light didn’t look good enough already, a new Night Time Gameplay Walkthrough was released today:

  • Go deeper into the world of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII with this new trailer:

  • Following the success of LEGO The Last of Us, Brian Anderson did a LEGO version of the Joel Banderas video:

  • Furmins is out today in North America for PlayStation Vita:

  • Terraria is out today in North America for PlayStation Vita:

  • Backgammon Blitz comes to the PS4 and PS Vita tomorrow, December 18th in Europe for £4.99/€6.19 [Source]:

  • Broken Sword 5 – The Serpent’s Curse: Episode 1 releases on the PS Vita tomorrow, December 18th in Europe for €12.99, with a 20% discount for PS+ members [Source]:

Did you buy anything on this very busy Tuesday? Let us know in the comments below.