The Catch-Up: February 12th, 2014 – inFamous: Second Son Gets a Gameplay/Interview Video

Hopefully you’ve recovered from Outlast, because it sounds like Daylight is coming soon!

General News

  • Jools Watsham, Co-Founder of Renegade Kid, revealed that Mutant Mudds on Wii U has sold more “than the combined sales on Steam and PSV/PS3.” He added, “Happy about Wii U sales so far. Sad about Steam/PSN sales. Hoping it picks up.” As for the overall winner for system with the most sales of Mutant Mudds, “3DS is king.” Want to help boost the PlayStation sales of Mutant Mudds? Buy the game right now on the PlayStation Store. [Twitter 1, 2, 3]
  • After confirming that the Sly Cooper Collection and God of War Collection for PlayStation Vita would be releasing in the UK on April 18th and May 9th, respectively, PlayStation UK said, “We’ll confirm details around Cross Buy, Cross Play, etc. shortly.” Stay tuned! [Twitter 1, 2]
  • Infinity Ward sent out a very teaser-y tweet earlier today that read: “Brace Yourselves. Price is Coming.” Almost immediately after, Charlie Intel is reporting that there will be new Personalization Packs for Call of Duty: Ghosts next week, including one for Price. We’ll let you know more about this once we know more. [Twitter, Source]
  • 4J Studios is “currently going through the approvals process for each of the Sony brands we have in Skin Pack 1 for [Minecraft: PS3 Edition].” Any guesses on what they’ll have? [Twitter]
  • According to a new fact sheet about TowerFall: Ascension, it will be available this March on PS4. Assuming the final build (being tested now) passes Sony QA, this has a high chance of being likely. [Via]
  • GameStop UK’s website is selling the PlayStation 4 console at £329.97 right now (£20 off RRP), but it is currently out of stock. [Via, Keep Checking Back]
  • The next piece of DLC for Defiance, Gunslinger Trials, will include three new mission lines and is scheduled for release this March. [Source]
  • Persona 3 FES is now available on the European PlayStation Store. [Buy It]
  • Patch 1.03 for Muramasa Rebirth on Vita tweaks the game, while also improving stability under certain circumstances. [Source]
  • The Octodad Twitter account gave this update about Octodad: Dadliest Catch on PS4 [Twitter 1, 2, 3]:

Not only are we finishing the PS4 specific requirements, but we’re also addressing many of the common issues folks have been having. We want to make sure the PS4 launch is as solid and problem free as possible. Still shooting for March, but could be as late as early April. Though we may not always act on it, we are always paying a lot of attention to the feedback ya’ll give us.

New Videos

  • With a big PlayStation Media Event earlier this week, inFamous: Second Son Game Director Nate Fox took part in many interviews, including this one from The Escapist, which also includes quite a bit of gameplay:

  • Here’s a video showing off the inFamous: Second Son Collector’s Edition in Europe:

  • IGN was able to get some hands-on time with Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number on PS4, offering up this offscreen gameplay video as a result:

  • John Hardin, PR Manager for Atlus, said it’s “not too much longer now!” before Daylight releases on the PS4. Hardin was also asked if Daylight would be free for PlayStation Plus members, to which he responded, “I don’t think I can get into specifics just yet, but I believe we’re exploring a deep discount.” Here’s last month’s gameplay video if you missed it [Source]:

Don’t you wish Sony would release a demo for Second Son so we try out the Neon and Smoke powers before it releases March 21st?