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News: Borderlands 2's Mechromancer Character Class Launches Early

Borderlands 2's Mechromancer Character Class Launches Early

Gaige your interest

Borderlands 2’s hotly anticipated fifth character class will release in North America later today – a whole week ahead of schedule. Gearbox gaffer Randy Pitchford announced the surprise arrival on Twitter overnight, prompting an immeasurable outpouring of gratitude from fans of the game. Those of you with a Premiere Club pass...

News: Bethesda: It's On Us to Solve Skyrim's DLC Woes

Bethesda: It's On Us to Solve Skyrim's DLC Woes

Shouldering responsibility

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’s second major expansion pack, Hearthfire, launched on PC this week – but the post-release discussion has been focused solely on the content’s absence on PlayStation 3. Bethesda admitted recently that it was struggling to get the expansion – and its predecessor, Dawnguard – to run on...

News: Mass Effect 3 Retaliates with Massive Multiplayer Expansion

Mass Effect 3 Retaliates with Massive Multiplayer Expansion

Won't cost a penny

Mass Effect 3’s multiplayer component will be significantly bolstered by a brand new expansion next week. The free download – launching 9th October in North America – will augment an impressive six new maps and 16 playable characters. The addition will plot the return of the Collectors from Mass Effect 2 – and a whole...

News: King Washington Takes Centre Stage in Assassin's Creed III DLC

King Washington Takes Centre Stage in Assassin's Creed III DLC

Alternate history

Like most other big budget releases, Assassin’s Creed III will boast a season pass. The $30 expansion will grant access to various multiplayer expansions, in addition to three single-player episodes named "The Tyranny of King Washington". As the title suggests, the content will depict an alternate history set after the events of...

News: Escape Plan: Director's Cut DLC Tip-Toes onto PSN

Escape Plan: Director's Cut DLC Tip-Toes onto PSN

The great escape

It’s impressive just how much post-release content developer Fun Bits Interactive has already produced for PlayStation Vita exclusive Escape Plan – but it’s not quite finished yet. The studio has announced a brand new expansion pack named Director’s Cut, which is set to release on the PlayStation Store this week. According...

News: Sony Wraps Up Exclusive The Amazing Spider-Man DLC

Sony Wraps Up Exclusive The Amazing Spider-Man DLC

Tingling sensations

We sincerely hope you didn’t purchase The Amazing Spider-Man on an alternative platform. Activision has announced that it will be bringing two brand new DLC packs to the recently released movie tie-in, and they’ll be exclusive to the PlayStation 3. The expansions – dubbed the Lizard Rampage Pack and the Oscorp Search &...

News: Not All Borderlands 2 DLC Will Be Included with Its Season Pass

Not All Borderlands 2 DLC Will Be Included with Its Season Pass

So much more in the pipeline

Those of you that own a copy of Borderlands 2 can currently stump up $29.99 for the title’s Season Pass. This guarantees access to all four of the first-person shooter’s expansion packs – but Gearbox gaffer Randy Pitchford has teased that there’s plenty more to come. "We will have other, non-season pass related...

News: Sleeping Dogs Awakens with Bumper DLC Schedule

Sleeping Dogs Awakens with Bumper DLC Schedule

Wei more than expected

Sleeping Dogs is already a pretty meaty game – seriously, so many pork buns – but Square Enix has pledged to expand the experience through October with a slew of new DLC. Alongside the bevy of boosts and outfits already available, the publisher has announced a new Street Racer pack, the mission-heavy SWAT Pack, and an...

News: Three New Rides Race into Gran Turismo 5

Three New Rides Race into Gran Turismo 5

Hot wheels

Don’t let anyone tell you that Gran Turismo is not the behemoth it once was. Sony’s simulation series continues to be a steady seller across the globe, with a brand new version of Gran Turismo 5 set to hit European store shelves next week. In lieu of the game’s continued popularity, developer Polyphony Digital has announced a brand...

News: Sony Splitting Up Starhawk for PlayStation Network

Sony Splitting Up Starhawk for PlayStation Network

Plus more

We felt back when we reviewed it that the tragically overlooked Starhawk would benefit from a standalone multiplayer release – and it looks like we were right on the money. Lightbox Interactive president Dylan Jobe has taken to the PlayStation Blog to announce just that, alongside two other individual versions of the innovative shooter...

Rumour: Sorcery Studio Is Building Borderlands 2 DLC

Sorcery Studio Is Building Borderlands 2 DLC

Wand waving

Gearbox has some fairly aggressive DLC plans in place for Borderlands 2 – and it looks like it’s enlisting on the assistance of fellow studios to help achieve its aims. According to online super sleuth Superannuation, Sorcery developer The Workshop is working on an expansion based on Borderlands 2’s fictional Torgue weapons...

News: Dark Souls DLC Terrorises PlayStation Network Next Month

Dark Souls DLC Terrorises PlayStation Network Next Month

Be afraid

Dark Souls’ sought after “Artorias of the Abyss” DLC pack is almost as difficult to pronounce as it inevitably will be to play. The content expansion – previously included with the PC Prepare to Die edition – will hit the PlayStation Network on 24th October in Europe. A retail re-release including the add-on will also storm store...

News: Far Cry 3 Engages in a Little Monkey Business

Far Cry 3 Engages in a Little Monkey Business

Avoid the trailer

US mega-retailer GameStop has released an alarmingly unfunny trailer to promote its exclusive pre-order bonuses for Far Cry 3. Register your interest in the title and you’ll unlock access to four additional single-player missions and a couple of extra multiplayer taunts. We’ve embedded the full trailer below, but beware:...

News: Borderlands 2's Golden Key Will Test Your Determination

Borderlands 2's Golden Key Will Test Your Determination

Itchy fingers

As far as pre-order bonuses go, Borderlands 2’s mysterious Golden Key is absolutely genius. The super-secret unlocking device – doled out to Premiere Club members – will be capable of opening a single treasure chest in Sanctuary. That chest will house a selection of rare loot, scaled to the level of your character. And that’s...

News: The Mechromancer Targets Borderlands 2 in October

The Mechromancer Targets Borderlands 2 in October

En-Gaige

Borderlands 2’s downloadable Mechromancer character class will fire into the first-person shooter on 16th October, publisher 2K Games has announced. The character – officially named Gaige – will be available as a free download to anyone that pre-orders the title. Everyone else will have to pay £7.99/$9.99. Gaige’s robotic arm will...

News: Medal of Honor: Warfighter DLC Promotes Controversial Movie

Medal of Honor: Warfighter DLC Promotes Controversial Movie

On the hunt

Medal of Honor: Warfighter may be struggling to secure headlines on its own terms – but its collaboration with controversial Sony Pictures flick Zero Dark Thirty was always going to be a sure fire hit. For the uninitiated, the aforementioned movie attempts to recreate the real-life search for Osama Bin Laden. In the game, it will be...

News: Sony Working with Bethesda to Solve Skyrim DLC Woes

Sony Working with Bethesda to Solve Skyrim DLC Woes

No guarantees

While Xbox 360 owners enjoy the second The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim DLC pack, developer Bethesda has yet to release the first expansion on PlayStation 3. In fact, the company has revealed that it's struggling to get the content running on Sony’s platform at all – an unsurprising admission considering the game’s troubled launch...

News: Modern Warfare 3 Chaos Pack DLC Confirmed for 13th September

Modern Warfare 3 Chaos Pack DLC Confirmed for 13th September

It'll kill for some perks

As has become normal for PS3 owners, the wait for the latest Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 DLC has lasted around a month; it's almost over. It's confirmed that the third set, 'Chaos Pack', arrives on 13th September and will cost $15 or its equivalent, while Elite members will get it for free. Developer Infinity Ward...

News: Bethesda Still Struggling with Dawnguard DLC on PS3

Bethesda Still Struggling with Dawnguard DLC on PS3

No solution in sight

Bethesda has warned that The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’s Dawnguard DLC pack may never release on PlayStation 3. The content launched on Xbox 360 earlier this year, prompting the developer to release a statement noting that it was having difficulties with the PS3. Those issues are ongoing according to the company’s community...