We know a lot of people have been digging the single-player aspect of DOOM, it's a game that captures the right kind of old-school action meets modern sensibilities. On the multiplayer front the game may not have been as universally beloved right away, but thanks to the impressive SnapMap feature and a bunch of updates there's always a reason to check it out. Like a new update dropping today that adds the classic capture-the-flag mode, called Exodus, into the mix.
And it continues in the tradition of terrible names for Darksiders re-releases, first seen with Darksiders 2: Deathinitive Edition from last year. Darksiders: Warmastered Edition though is a remastered version of the original Darksiders, and is headed to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Wii U on October 25.
After the GOG.com, Steam, and Xbox sales of recent weeks Sony has joined in on the monetary fun and kicked off its PlayStation Store Winter Sale. And with plenty of deals up for grabs, like 50% off Fallout 4, 55% off The Witcher III, and an Assassin's Creed triple pack including Black Flag, Unity, and Syndicate, PlayStation owners have a long weekend of browsing, buying, and possibly playing ahead.
2K is releasing a series of short introductory videos highlighting the main characters who'll be taking on the mob in Hangar 13's evolution of the series out of the 40s and 50s and into the tumultuous 60s. It's ragtag versus familial in Mafia III. Click through to see quick snippets on the game's anti-hero Lincoln Clay, and his sister-in-arms Cassandra, AKA "The Voodoo Queen".
Mafia III is out on PC, PS4 and Xbox One this October 7,
In addition to the hordes of slow-paced canon fodder that the series is known for. In a new behind the scenes video, developer Capcom Vancouver goes over some of the new features in the game. And for those worried or wondering if the return of Frank West means a more subtle experience along the lines of the first game, yeah, nope. Dead Rising 4 features an Exo-Suit that can be combined with a Slurpee machine to create ice tornadoes.
Diablo III has seen a pretty steady stream of content updates since the release of the Reaper of Souls expansion in 2014. And with the next season about to kick off on PC, Diablo III Patch 2.4.2 looks to add a few more difficulty levels. Going all the way up to Torment XIII, it should provide more of a challenge for those of us with super powerful Earthquake/Leap Barbarians.
We're mere weeks away from the anticipated release of No Man's Sky. You know it by now, it's the game that features a gazillion planets, galaxies and such to explore and do stuff. In terms of gameplay developer Hello Games has stated that the four pillars to the No Man's Sky experience are Explore, Fight, Trade, and Survive. And they've created a few trailers to showcase each aspect of the game.