Square Enix has confirmed that Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition
is in development, and United Front is helping Crystal Dynamics finish it; United Front is currently
working on Sleeping Dogs: Triad Wars
Capcom has revealed in a new Unity blog that the PC version of Ultra Street Fighter IV would be coming in August, both as a $14.99 USD upgrade and as a full game for $29.99 used.
Capcom has released four videos showing off the special moves and combos of the new fighters being included in Ultra Street Fighter IV, which will be released on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in early 2014.
Ultra Street Fighter IV producer Tomoaki Ayano has written a new blog on the Capcom Unity blog highlighting the four special moves by the new characters who will be introduced in the game.
Street Fighter executive producer Yoshinori Ono has announced that Capcom is on the lookout for a games designer and programmer for a "New Fighting Game" at their Tokyo or Osaka Studio in Japan.
The studio behind the new project is "making preparation for development in just now." A fan asked whether it would be coming to next-gen but Ono-san 'couldn't speak'.
Ubisoft has announced on their official blog that one of the more exciting games that was to be released this Fall, Watch Dogs, will be pushed back into Spring 2014.
Sony Santa Monica has announced that with the digital release of God of War: Ascension, the studio is no longer releasing any DLC for the game. However, there will be upcoming multiplayer content.
Fans of the Green Arrow-licensed television show Arrow will be delighted to know that the Arrow skin is now available as a free download for Injustice: Gods Among Us for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 (and in the future, PC, probably.)
The downloadable content that was promised for Saints Row the Third, Enter the Dominatrix, will be coming out for Saints Row 4 on the 22nd October. The DLC had been originally intended as a bridge between the third and fourth Saints Row games.
Aksys Games has announced that BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma, which will be released in three weeks in Japan on the PlayStation 3, will be getting a Western launch in Spring 2014. The game will also have a Limited Edition featuring a 40-page art book, official soundtrack CD, small figurine of Rachel Alucard (“nendroid”), and an unannounced fourth item.
Warner Bros. Interactive have announced Injustice: Gods Among Us is due for release on PC, PS4 Vita, Xbox 360 and PS3 in the guise of an Ultimate Edition. Until now it had just been for current-gen consoles.
Injustice: Gods Among Us won't be heading to Xbox One however. The PS4 port is being led by High Voltage and includes specific enhancements. They had me at 'PC'.
UIG Entertainment announces a game to Kick Ass 2 will be releasing for PC and consoles this November, based upon the summer blockbuster. It's sporting "classic beat-em-up gameplay" in cel-shaded art.
Kick Ass and Hit Girl are both playable characters as we take our vigilante fight to The Motherf***er and his minions. We also get an "innovative XP system" just life real superheroes!
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced that Zatanna will be the next downloadable content pack for the DC Comics licensed fighter Injustice: Gods Among Us. Zatanna will cast her magic on Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Network on the 13th August for 400 Microsoft Points ($4.99 USD).
Tekken X Street Fighter
has had quite a troubled history. The game was announced in 2010, and first promised to be launched
within two years, then a few months later it was revealed that there had been "zero
" development on it. Then this past March, Namco-Bandai revealed
they "changed strategy" on it.
Sony Santa Monica's attempt at recreating the success of Super Smash Bros., PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, won't be getting any new downloadable content, and the developer is restating that the DLC that was released couldn't have been released with the main game.
Warner Bros. Interactive has announced that J'onn J'onnz, the Martian Manhunter, is now available as downloadable content for Injustice: Gods Among Us. The DLC runs 400 Microsoft Points ($4.99 USD).
It seems that Netherrealms is preparing for the next Mortal Kombat game, which will apparently be released as a tie-in to the 2015 feature film version of Mortal Kombat: Legacy, a web series that ran for two seasons.
During an interview at San Diego Comic Con 2013, Capcom fighting game manager Matt Dahlgren admitted that the recent attempt to reboot Darkstalkers, Darkstalkers Resurrection, did not sell well, and hinted that the IP may be put to rest for the time being.
Namco Bandai has announced on its official Tekken Revolution page that the game will be getting a major update on the 24th July in Europe and at the end of July in North America. The update will make customization less of a hassle.
Namco Bandai has announced Soul Calibur II HD Edition will be coming to Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network, in celebration of the game's 10th Anniversary, originally released on PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube.