Nightcap at The Gamer's Lounge - February 12, 2015
Upgrade your PSN Sub Account, check out a new Ghostbusters Board Game and much more at this week’s Nightcap at The Gamer’s Lounge. Sit back, relax and enjoy!
Releases This Week
Evolve (XB1, PS4, PC) - 2/10
Unmechanical: Extended (PS4, PS3) - 2/10
Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth2 (PSVita) - 2/11
Decay - The Mare (PC) - 2/13
The Escapists (XB1) - 2/13
The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D (3DS) - 2/13
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (3DS) - 2/13
New 3DS XL (Console) - 2/13
Next Week’s Releases
Dead or Alive 5: Last Round (XB1, 360, PS4, PS3) - 2/17
Deadrock (PC) - 2/17
Hand of Fate (XB1, PS4, PC) - 2/17
Pillar (PS4) - 2/17
Resident Evil Revilations 2 - Episode 1 (XB1, 360, PS4, PS3, PC) - 2/17 (PSN), 2/18 (XBL, PC)
Total War: Attila (PC) - 2/17
The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 (PC) - 2/20
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (Wii U) - 2/20
The Order: 1886 (PS4) - 2/20
News of the Week
Resident Evil HD Remake is Capcom’s fastest selling digital title in history. It also broke the Playstation Network record for opening day sales of a digital game.
EA and Visceral have announced that over 6 million players have participated in the second beta test of Battlefield Hardline.
R.B.I. Baseball ‘15 has been announced along with numerous new features and improvements, such as authentic ballparks, online multiplayer and stat tracking.
EA has confirmed that BioWare’s “Shadow Realms” has been cancelled.
Major League Gaming is opening the Call of Duty Championships event to the public. Fans can purchase tickets to attend the event for $50 and $100, which includes some exclusive DLC and other goodies.
Playtonic Games, a new studio that consists of a programmer from Donkey Kong Country, a designer from Banjo-Kazooie and other former Rare members, have teased their first project titled “Project Ukulele”.
Awesome Games Done Quick had 9.4 million viewers this year. Awesome Games Done Quick is a speed-gaming event in which competitors complete games as quickly as they can. The event is broadcasted on Twitch.
A Ghostbusters Board Game has been listed on Kickstarter and has already almost doubled its $250,000 goal in just 3 days. It will be the first officially licensed Ghostbusters board game ever produced.
Ubisoft is releasing the Overrun DLC for Far Cry 4 which contains a new PvP mode and other additions. This mode tasks players with controlling a designated zone. This DLC pack also contains four new maps and a dune buggy vehicle.
Dying LIght’s first DLC, Cuisine & Cargo, has been released. It is available as part of the Season Pass only and has two hardcore missions that let players investigate buildings sealed off in the very first days of the outbreak.
Bethesda has announced that they are having a press conference at E3 for the first time ever.
Sonic Boom has been the worst selling Sonic game of all time, selling under 500,000 copies.
Playstation Network Sub Accounts can now be upgraded to Master Accounts. Once users turn 18 years old, they can log in to their PSN account and upgrade to a Master Account.
Stop back next week for more news and information!