Activision's Call of Duty: Ghosts has kept the top UK chart spot for another week as Traveller's Tales' LEGO Marvel Super Heroes debuts second. FIFA 14 rises third, swapping with Assassin's Creed IV.
Battlefield 4 has been knocked down fifth, followed by Grand Theft Auto V. The latest LEGO instalment has become the second biggest in week one sales, beaten only by LEGO Indiana Jones.
A few days ago, a website popped up
registered by ZeniMax called TheSurvivor2299.com which seemed to be a teaser site for Fallout 4
However, some thought it might be a hoax, since the web domain registration was atypical of ZeniMax and Bethesda.
Warner Bros Interactive launched LEGO Marvel Super Heroes yesterday on every conceivable platform, including PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, as well as heavily promoted Marvel minifigs sitting outside Hamleys in the UK.
An almost 13-minute long developer walkthrough of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes has just been released by Kojima Productions. It features the footage of the game seen during September's TGS 2013.
The narration is all in English, including on-screen text and in-game audio. Ground Zeroes is the prologue due in Spring 2014 to the full Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.
In a rare move a corporate giant has congratulated its rival. Microsoft has posted a message of "congratulations" to Sony for their next-gen launch of the PlayStation 4, via their official Facebook and Twitter.
Phil Spencer offered his personal "congrats to the PS4 team" via twitter. This has probably left many 'fanboys' confused and many more worried there's some kind of ceasefire.
Developer Eidos Montreal has removed the quick-time events from Thief entirely following the controversy they stirred within the community, although there were "very few instances of QTEs" actually in it.
It became an "easy decision to do away" with the mechanic following the backlash, which has also seen the withdrawal of an XP system for Garrett. No swimming will feature.
The NPD Group released its report for October sales, and revealed that Grand Theft Auto V maintained its hold on the top spot, fending off Pokemon X and Pokemon Y, though if one were to count X and Y as the same game, Pokemon sold the most in the month.
Sony announced at the live launch event for the PlayStation 4 on SpikeTV that their upcoming sequel Infamous: Second Son will be hitting the PlayStation 4 on the 21st March 2014. It had originally been scheduled for February 2014.
Sony announced new downloadable content for their apocalyptic action game The Last of Us, "Left Behind". The DLC will be a prequel, taking place before the events of the game, focusing on Ellie's life before meeting Joel, hanging with her friend Riley.
At the PlayStation 4 live launch event on SpikeTV, Sony released a teaser trailer confirming Uncharted 4 for the PlayStation 4.
A new teaser site has been posted by ZeniMax (according to web domain registry) called TheSurvivor2299.com, which features a countdown and a Morse code. News sites and gamers are speculating that the site is teasing Fallout 4.
Videogame news outlets and contest winners who received their PlayStation 4 units early have reported that the consoles have been malfunctioning, with faulty HDMI output jacks.
The latest PC update for Battlefield 4 has inadvertently allowed access to the upcoming additional weapons and gadgets that feature in pre-order DLC China Rising, which first hits for Premium users this December.
Non-premium grunts get their access two weeks later. Private servers have managed to gain access to the DLC weaponry. DICE are rolling out Server Update R10 to fix crashes.
In a new episode for South Park, the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 fanboy war is in full focus for the United States' Black Friday sales, known for their almost lethal crush of shoppers grabbing cheap deals.
Cartman, Stan, Kyle and the boys of South Park are split and battle lines drawn between the two camps. It's an excellent summation of the madness behind loyalty to a bit of gaming hardware.
In an announcement for the free Beach Bum update for GTA Online, which includes new weapons, vehicles and jobs, Rockstar has also briefly mentioned new info on "some exciting new Story Mode updates".
Story Mode is of course the single-player portion that is Grand Theft Auto V, as opposed to the near standalone multiplayer of GTA Online. This new info is due "very soon."
Game Developers Conference 2014 will be held in San Francisco once again at the Moscone Convention Center from the 17th March through to the 21st, and some of the panels have been revealed.
Oculus cofounder Palmer Luckey has stated in an interview that consoles are "too limited" for the virtual reality headset Oculus Rift.
A new "Work In Progress" video for the upcoming open world cyberthriller Watch Dogs shows off how the game gets rendered from Motion Building into the proprietary engine, but it also gives a little story as it shows how Aiden Pearce gets his pivotal hacking tool from hacker Clara Little.
The Lord of the Rings is getting a return visit this time by developer Monolith who announces Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. It's not in the vein of a first-person adventure, but a third-person open world.
It's set between The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy, and we play as lone ranger Talion. It uses the new Nemesis System, where surviving enemies 'learn and adapt'.
As lead actor Michael Fassbender reassured
a few weeks ago, the Assassin's Creed
film is coming, and will be released on the 7th August 2015, if Aint' It Cool News is to be believed.