The Catch-Up: April 29th, 2014 – Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!! Coming to PS3 & PS Vita

What do you think of the Star Wars: Episode VII cast?

General News

  • Following the announced gross numbers for TowerFall, Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman said, “21% of TowerFall’s total revenue comes from Ouya, which is pretty impressive when you consider the legacy and size of the Steam and PlayStation communities. Plus, Ouya helped put TowerFall and Matt on the map. His story signals that Ouya works: We are finding the next great developers and making them household names, while rewarding their great games with real money in their pocket.” [Source]
  • Child of Light’s Writer Jeffrey Yohalem offered up this statement today: “Child of Light is a game designed to be deep enough to appeal to fans of classic JRPGs, like Final Fantasy VI — the hard mode is especially challenging — but if played on normal it is accessible enough to appeal to newcomers. We wanted to share our love of JRPGs with a whole new audience while staying true to the roots of the genre.” [Source]
  • Update 1.70 is out now for the PlayStation App on iOS (before the PS4 update 1.70 tomorrow) and here’s what’s included: Notification alerts are now supported; Thumbnails are now displayed for screenshots and video clips that are posted to Twitter or Facebook as activities (to use this feature, you must have a Twitter or Facebook account); Resolutions for iPad 2 and iPad mini are now supported; Pictures you take on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch can now be set as your profile picture; You can now send a PSN Friend request to your friend using email or text; Stability during use of some features has been improved. [Source]
  • Check out the trophy lists for Stick it to the Man and Daylight on PS4 by following the links. [SittM, Daylight]
  • George R.R. Martin’s personal assistant Ty Corey Franck will be a story consultant on Telltale Games’ Game of Thrones game. [Via, Source]
  • Vagrant Story, Chrono Cross, and Chrono Trigger are on sale for cheap right now on the PlayStation Store. [More Info]
  • Groupon has Killzone: Shadow Fall for $29.99. [Get It]
  • A new Gamefly used Flash Sale sees Assassin’s Creed IV and Battlefield 4 on PS3/360 at $19.99 each. [Buy Them]
  • Patch #5 for NBA 2K14 on new-gen consoles should be out within 2 weeks. [Twitter]
  • Have any feedback regarding the update to the M82 in Killzone: Shadow Fall? [Let Guerrilla Know]
  • The finalists for the 2014 Developer Awards have been revealed. [Check Them Out]

New Videos

  • Star Wars Pinball: Heroes Within is out just in time for May the fourth:

  • Daylight is out this week on PS4 (PS+ members get 20% off):

  • Watch Stan Lee talk about The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in the video below, and read what Stan Lee has to say about The Amazing Spider-Man 2 over here:

Should everyone buy Vagrant Story?