The Catch-Up: March 28th, 2014 – Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Trademarked by Square Enix

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General News

  • If you own Toukiden: The Age of Demons, there is now some crossover DLC with Soul Sacrifice available to download for free from the PlayStation Store. This DLC includes two new missions where you fight Cerberus from Soul Sacrifice, along with a new piece of armor as the Noble Raiment’s from Soul Sacrifice. [Press Release]
  • Telltale Games gave out a brief teaser for The Wolf Among Us Episode 3: A Crooked Mile, saying, “The clock is ticking and Bigby’s on the trail of a brutal serial killer.” [Twitter]
  • NBA 2K14 is having a 25% sale on all VC across PS4, PS3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 from March 28th – 31st. [Twitter]
  • The following DLC, previously pre-order only, is now available to purchase for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2: Dark Dracula Skin, Armored Dracula Skin, and Relic Pack. [Twitter]
  • Hopefully hinting at a release date announcement, EA said, “BIG news arrives from the EA Sports UFC team next week! Trust us – you’re going to want to follow this one…” [Twitter]
  • North America got the deals earlier this week, and now Europe can take advantage of offers on Thief (now £19.99/€29.99/AU$39.95 on PS3 and now £24.99/€34.99/AU$47.95 on PS4) and Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition (now £22.49/€29.99/AU$39.95) in the PlayStation Store. The sale prices end on March 31st. [Source]
  • Find any bugs in the latest patch for Minecraft: PS3 Edition? [Post Them Here]
  • Roll7 (OlliOlli) and Devolver Digital have partnered for Not a Hero – a cover-based shooter for PC and next-gen consoles. It’s further described as a “2¼D cover-based shooter that has absolutely no qualms with handing you your own ass the minute you peek out from cover this Summer [note: the game is slated to release this Fall].” [More Info]
  • Potentially only releasing in Europe (no mention was made of North America) this Spring is Air Conflicts: Vietnam Ultimate Edition for the PlayStation 4. Priced at €49.99, the game will include a new simulation mode, reworked control schemes, reworked gameplay dynamics, improved gameplay balance, further differentiation between the various airplanes, improved HUD, increased map sizes, new content, and a lot of fixed issues from the original version. There’s also going to be Headtracking, an additional multiplayer mode, and a new campaign – the Lost Letters. [Press Release, More Info]
  • Looks like Little Orbit is making another Adventure Time for consoles and a Cartoon Network mash-up title, along with the previously announced Falling Skies game. [Source]
  • Curious about how the new UK tax breaks work? [Read this]
  • Tomonobu Itagaki provided this update on Devil’s Third: “As already announced, we’ll finally reveal Devil’s Third this year!” Woo! [Source]
  • Volition originally had a PS4/Xbox One game in development code-named Zeus, which was described as a modern Western set in post-apocalyptic Rio. The game was canned, but taking knowledge from Zeus, Volition is working on a “top secret” new title. Also, Saints Row was originally called Bling Bling. Yeah. [Via, Source]
  • Earlier this month, Square Enix filed a trademark for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. Could this be the new name for Deus Ex: Universe? [Via, Source]
  • A “new title from Gearbox Software” will be revealed to media on Saturday, April 12th. [Source]
  • If you haven’t seen him yet, here’s what the Arkham Knight looks like in Batman: Arkham Knight [Twitter]:


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  • Mind Zero for the PlayStation Vita will be released on May 27th in North America (retail + PSN) and May 28th in Europe (PSN) [Source, Website]:

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