The Catch-Up: April 18th, 2014 – Atlus Outs Fairy Fencer F, Danganronpa 2 & Disgaea 4 PS Vita Release Dates

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General News

  • According to some Atlus fact sheets, Fairy Fencer F for the PS3 will launch on September 23rd at $39.99, Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair for the PS Vita on September 2nd at $39.99, and Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited for the PS Vita on August 12th at $39.99. [Via, Source 1, 2, 3]
  • In case you missed it, Ready at Dawn Creative Director Ru Weerasuriya said of The Order: 1886: “We’ve built this IP to be much bigger than just one game. There are stories that have been told in the game, but there are stories that haven’t, and stories about what happens after the events of this game. Absolutely, though, I would love to get the chance to tell more stories with sequels and other things we can do with the IP.” [Source]
  • Joining EA on that day, Ubisoft will be holding their E3 2014 Press Conference on June 9th at 3PM. [Source]
  • On May 27th, Watch Dogs //n/Dark Clouds, an e-book, will be released. Written by John Shirley, the e-book’s storyline picks up where the game leaves off. [Press Release]
  • Ending on April 20th, GameStop USA has announced that they are running a Buy 2, Get 1 free promotion on all used games $19.99 and under. They recently reduced a lot of PS3 and Xbox 360 titles to under $20, and there are a total of 2,500 eligible titles. [Press Release]
  • When Cel Damage HD launches next week in North America for the PS4, PS3, and PS Vita, it will include Cross Buy, sell for $9.99 regularly, and be $8.99 for PlayStation Plus members. [Source]
  • On April 29th, a new 500GB PS3 bundle with The Amazing Spider-Man 2 will be available at Walmart USA for $269.99. As you’ve probably guessed, this bundle includes a 500GB PS3, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 game, and The Amazing Spider-Man movie on VUDU. [Source]
  • Treasures of Montezuma: Arena, the “latest and greatest Treasures of Montezuma game,” is coming to the PlayStation Vita (possibly only in Europe) and will be a free-to-play title. No specific release date was given. [Source]
  • Best Buy Canada is offering 15% off pre-order games right now. [Check It Out]
  • For the long weekend, VideoGamesPlus has the PS4 and Xbox One versions of Battlefield 4, Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, and Thief for $39.99 each. [Buy Them]
  • Amazon has now changed their release date of The Last of Us Remastered to June 20th, joining all the other retailers who have done so already.
  • When Freedom Wars launches later this year for the PlayStation Vita, it will only cost $29.99. [Via, GameStop]
  • Curious about why Wolfenstein: The New Order is rated Mature? [Check Out the ESRB Rating]

New Videos

  • Big Band is coming to Skullgirls Encore next week for free:

  • Short Peace is now available on PS3 in Europe [More Info]:

  • On April 24th, there will be an interactive, multi-channel trailer featuring footage from every perspective of a full match in Evolve:

Seriously? What does it say?