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Insurgency's first major update Molotov Spring to add free maps, game modes

<i>Insurgency</i>, New World Interactive's squad-based multiplayer shooter, will add two maps, more game modes and improved gameplay for free with its <i>Molotov Spring</i> update, the developer announced today.<p>The update, which will be available later this week, also includes additional weapons and attachments. …

Betrayer launch trailer shows how you'll stalk your enemies

<i>Betrayer</i>, a first-person action adventure game set in 17th Century Virginia, launched today on Steam with a 10 percent discount. Until March 31, the game will be available for Windows PC for $17.99.<p>The game's launch trailer shows how players will be able to explore the colonies of America, the …

PlanetSide 2 video details new aerial vehicle, mission system, continent and more

<i>Planetside 2</i> is set to receive balance changes, a new aerial vehicle, 64-bit system support and more in upcoming updates, creative director Matt Higby highlighted in the latest development roadmap video.<p>Updates scheduled for the coming months include tweaks to melee weapon, physics, along with …

Bohemia attempted to port Arma 2 to Xbox 360, post-Arma 3 project will 'likely' be multiplatform

Bohemia Interactive attempted to port <i>Arma 2</i> to Xbox 360 but "we couldn't get it right," project lead Joris-Jan van 't Land told Eurogamer, revealing that the studio's post-<i>Arma 3</i> project is "much more likely to be multiplatform."<p>While van t' Land told Eurogamer that Bohemia does have PS4 and Xbox …

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike expansion delayed for PC

The PC release of <i>Battlefield 4's</i> third downloadable expansion, <i>Naval Strike</i>, will not launch alongside the console versions today due to a recently discovered issue, according to a post on the Battlelog.<p>The expansion was slated to launch across PC and consoles March 25 for Battlefield Premium …

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike hits Battlefield Premium members March 25

<i>Battlefield 4's</i> third downloadable expansion, <i>Naval Strike</i>, will launch March 25 for Battlefield Premium members, Electronic Arts announced.<p><i>Naval Strike</i> features dynamic weather patterns, four nautical-themed maps and a new game mode. The expansion will also introduce a new vehicle, the two-seater …

You can assault an aircraft carrier in EA DICE’s Battlefield 4: Naval Strike DLC (hands-on preview)

Electronic Arts’ DICE studio is launching a new expansion pack dubbed Battlefield 4: Naval Strike. We played hands-on with the downloadable content (DLC) that is arriving shortly on the consoles and the PC.<p>Naval Strike is the second in a series of DLC expansion maps that are aimed at keeping …

Xbox One cloud servers "absolutely essential" to Titanfall

Respawn Entertainment has shed light on how critical cloud servers are to the recently-launched Titanfall, and explained why it chose to power significant elements of the game using Microsoft's Azure cloud infrastructure.<p>Speaking in an interview with Engadget, Respawn Entertainment engineer Jon …

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Battlefield 4 server rentals coming to consoles soon

Rentable servers for console versions of <i>Battlefield 4</i> is "coming soon," according community manager "EA_Stive" on the Battlelog forums.<p>"Indeed, it is coming. I'm afraid we don't have any information on this quite yet, but it is coming soon," he said in response to a forums user's question if the …

New Battlefield 4 PC patch tweaks weapon balance, Spectator mode

The latest PC patch for <i>Battlefield 4</i> on Windows PC brings a number of tweaks to weapons and vehicles, as well as several bug fixes for Spectator Mode, according to a post on Battlelog.<p>A wide range of small balance tweaks have been made to grenades, pistols, rifles, carbines and some vehicles — …

Call of Duty: Ghosts title update rolls out across all platforms, adds Xbox One LAN support

A title update for <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i> went live across all platforms today, including a patch for the Wii U, introducing anti-cheat updates, addition of the Free Fall multiplayer map and LAN support for for the Xbox One.<p>New features were rolled out to Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation …

Titanfall getting DLC, Xbox 360 version lagging behind due to day one patch

Planned updates to the Xbox One version of <i>Titanfall</i> are directly affecting the release of its Xbox 360 port, Respawn Entertainment founder Vince Zampella confirmed to GameSpot.<p>Port developer Bluepoint Games is "lagging behind" while trying to integrate <i>Titanfall</i>'s Day One patch, said the studio …

Titanfall Getting Season Pass, Mix of Paid and Free DLC

No details on pricing just yet.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Titanfall will be getting a mix of paid and free DLC, along with a Season Pass, according to Respawn …

Battlefield 4 being updated on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 today

<i>Battlefield 4</i> developer EA DICE is rolling out patches for the beleaguered first-person shooter on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Xbox 360 today, the studio announced on the game's forums.<p>The updates are identical on all three platforms. Each one includes a host of fixes for crashes and other …

Free Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer demo coming to Xbox Live this weekend

In a rare event for consoles, Activision is hosting a free multiplayer demo for the latest entry in its blockbuster Call of Duty franchise this weekend.<p>This is the first time the series will have a multiplayer demo on the Xbox One or 360. It starts 10 a.m. Pacific on Friday and continues through …

DICE's Plan to Fix Battlefield 4's Online Issues

And the problems resolved so far.<p>DICE has fixed several "netcode" issues plaguing Battlefield 4's multiplayer mode, and more updates are on the way …

DICE LA to handle remaining Battlefield 4 DLC

<i>Battlefield 4</i> developer DICE Stockholm is handing over the reigns to its Los Angeles office for the remainder of the game's downloadable content, publisher Electronic Arts confirmed to Polygon.<p>After this month's release of the <i>Naval Strike</i> expansion, the L.A. branch will be in charge of the …

DayZ Team “Effectively Doubling”

“Large number” of new staff brought onto DayZ, claims Bohemia Interactive.<p>Czech-based DayZ developer Bohemia Interactive is significantly upping the …

Payday 2: The Death Wish hustles in new difficulty, masks, enemies and more

<i>Payday 2: The Death Wish</i>, the latest free update for Overkill's heist-based shooter, is now live for Windows PC and introduces a new difficulty, 35 new achievements, new enemies and more.<p>Those who download <i>The</i> <i>D</i><i>eath Wish</i> will receive a free melee weapon, the "350K" brass knuckles, referring to …

Last chance on free Battlefield 4 Grenade Kit and BF4 Premium 20% off deal

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Dealzon.</i><p>Haven’t unlocked all the grenades yet in <i>Battlefield 4</i>? In the last days of DICE’s <i>Battlefield 4</i> “Player Appreciation Month”, they’ve released a free “Grenade Shortcut Kit” on EA Origin. Even if you don’t own a copy of BF4, you can still add the kit to your …

Call of Duty: Ghosts multiplayer villains hit Xbox March 4

<i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i> players on Xbox 360 and Xbox One will be able to play as three of the first-person shooter series' villains beginning March 4.<p>According to a post on One of Swords, the $3.99 Makarov Legend Pack will bring <i>Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2</i> terrorist leader Vladamir Makarov to <i>Ghosts</i>. …

DayZ creator: Xbox One has "exciting things" coming, can't share details.

If comments from DayZ creator Dean Hall are anything to go by, it sounds like Microsoft is cooking up some exciting new features for the Xbox One. After meeting with Microsoft to discuss a console version of DayZ, Hall said he got to see some "really interesting" features coming to the platform, …

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Battlefield 4 Windows PC and PS4 update goes live, fixes 'sound loop crash'

EA DICE began to roll out a <i>Battlefield 4</i> update for Xbox One and Windows PC today, according to posts on the Battlelog forums, improving general stability, Mantle performance, as well as addressing the "sound loop crash" issue.<p>The Windows PC update fixes the "sound loop crash" issue that causes the …

Twitch Streaming Arrives On Xbox One Just In Time For 'Titanfall'

With how much news is surrounding the release of Titanfall on March 11th, you’d think that’s when the Xbox One was debuting for the first time. Yesterday we saw a quasi-price cut announced with a Titanfall bundle, and now with the release of the game, Microsoft’s Xbox One will finally be getting …

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Dean Hall to step down as head of DayZ, leaving Bohemia Interactive

Dean Hall is stepping down as lead developer on the successful zombie release <i>DayZ</i> at the end of the year and is scheduled to leave studio Bohemia interactive, Eurogamer reports.<p>Hall, who remains with the studio for now, plans to begin his own independent company in his home country of New Zealand …

Respawn Responds To 'Titanfall' Accusations

The hype for upcoming Xbox One shooter <i>Titanfall</i> is at fever-pitch. Go to any gaming site on the web and you’re bound to find at least a few fresh previews or pontifications on the mech-and-parkour online shooter.<p>(Sadly, only <i>Flappy Bird</i> and its cohort of clones are getting more press right now.)<p>When …

Battlefield 4 weapon-packed shortcut kits now available

Free weapon-stuffed Shortcut Kits are now available for <i>Battlefield 4</i> players as part of Player Appreciation Month, developer DICE announced today on the Battlefield blog.<p>Shortcut Kits bundle numerous different weapons for the base <i>Battlefield 4</i> game that can be instantly unlocked without having to …