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New Killzone Mercenary Botzone DLC Releases Today

A new downloadable content pack for PlayStation Vita shooter Killzone Mercenary will allow players to team up with and battle against AI bots in all of its multiplayer maps. The Botzone Solider Training Pack will be priced at $2.49/£2.49 and will be released later today with Sony’s weekly Playstation Store update. A post by Guerrilla Cambridge technical director Matt Porter on the U.S. PlayStation Blog describes what Killzone Mercenary fans can expect:

 

Charizard and Greninja Confirmed for Super Smash Bros.

Everyone loves Pokémon right? Well at least Nintendo certainly does as evidenced by the announcement of two more playable Pokémon for the next iteration of its popular brawler Super Smash Bros. A new trailer introduces iconic Pokémon starter Charizard and new fan favorite from the most recent X and Y games, Greninja. They will join Super Smash Bros. poké-veterans Pikachu and Lucario.

Does Phil Spencer Want To Eliminate Gold Requirement for Apps and MMOs?

Since taking over as czar of all things “Xbox”, Phil Spencer has been quite busy responding to all kinds of questions and concerns from his new subjects on Twitter. A particularly intriguing exchange of tweets opens the door for a possible change of heart on the issue of apps and games (usually MMOs) requiring a paid Xbox Live Gold account on top of any other additional subscription fees.

 

Alien: Isolation Developer Diary Shows off How Scary Sounds Can Be

Creative Assembly, developer of the upcoming Alien: Isolation, released a developer diary of their work so far and highlighted their focus on perfecting the sound of the game. The team got access to the original sound recordings of the original 1970s film to be better able to craft a gripping score. With the addition of a dynamic sound engine, the score will change according to what the player is doing and can inject a sense of tension into the player’s [...]

 

Watch_Dogs Now Available For Pre-Purchase on Steam

After two delays Ubisoft’s much anticipated Watch_Dogs is now available for pre-purchase on Steam. If Steam users pre-purchase now, they will receive access to the Blume Agent Pack, which contains a Blume Agent Outfit and a Blume Weapon perk. Watch_Dogs takes place in Chicago, and tells the story of Aiden Pearce, a hacker with a phone capable of infiltrating into Chicago’s Central Operating System. Aiden must use his tech know how in order to exact revenge on the ones responsible for a horrific family [...]

 

Always Sometimes Monsters Gets a Release Date, Get Hype

Always Sometimes Monsters is one of those titles I’m insanely looking forward to this year. After checking it out at PAX Prime last year, it took away one of our coveted Drool Awards. (You can check out Alissa’s preview here and her interview with Vagabond Dog here.) With player choice taking such a heavy role in the game, you bet your ass I’m excited. It seems now I know the day of reckoning, since Always Sometimes Monsters is set to [...]

 

Are You Tough Enough to Take on the Glorkian Warrior?

One of my favorite cartoonists of all time has to be James Kochalka, creator of American Elf and Superf*ckers. For some time now, Kochalka’s been working alongside the good folk at Pixeljam on  a new game tie-in for his newest comic.  The results are The Glorkian Warrior: Trials of Glork. The game is a Galaga style shmup available now on iOS featuring the titular Glork and 100% hand drawn visuals by Kochalka.  The game is pretty and fun and definitely worth checking out if you’ve got an [...]

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