The Catch-Up: June 24, 2014 – “For the Millionth” Time, David Hayter Isn’t in Metal Gear Solid V

Yes, we miss you.

General News

  • David Hayter’s getting fed up with people asking him if he’s in Metal Gear Solid V. So he sent out this tweet: “Guys, For the millionth — and last — time. I am not in Metal Gear V. In any way. At all. No joke. Just not. True story. Best, DH.” [Twitter]
  • Idea Factory has announced that Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth1, a remake of Hyperdimension Neptunia, will be released on August 26 in North America through retail stores and the PlayStation Store, with Europe getting it digitally on August 27. [Press Release]
  • Ask PlayStation said, “If you pre-ordered TLOU: Remastered for PS4 before the pricing change, the difference will be refunded automatically.” In related news, The Last of Us: Remastered is $54.99 on the Canadian PlayStation Store. [Twitter]
  • Walmart Canada still has pre-orders of Assassin’s Creed: Unity and Far Cry 4 for $49.99. [Via 1, 2]
  • If you haven’t checked yet, the new OlliOlli patch is available in North America. [Twitter]
  • Remember Civilization Revolution? Well, it’s getting a sequel… exclusively on mobile devices. [Twitter]
  • As Shuhei Yoshida said on Twitter, there’s still no release date for the PS4 update that adds 3D blu-ray support. [Twitter]
  • Follow the link to see all of the Blacklight: Retribution trophies. [Right Here!]
  • Amazon Germany has listed something called Batman: Arkham Origins – The Complete Edition for release on August 21. Presumably, this would include all the post-launch DLC, so stay tuned for an official announcement. [Via, Source]

New Videos

  • Here’s a bunch of people’s reactions to playing Project Morpheus (the guy at the end is just crazy):

  • Blue Estate is out this week on PS4:

  • Releasing this week in Japan (and later this year in North America and Europe), here’s a couple short gameplay clips for Freedom Wars [Via]:

Do you still think Hayter will be in Metal Gear Solid V?