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News: Quantum Conundrum Gets Double Dose of DLC

Quantum Conundrum Gets Double Dose of DLC

Brain training

Kim Swift’s excellent first-person puzzle adventure Quantum Conundrum is set to double down on DLC this summer, publisher Square Enix has announced. Both the Desmond Debacle and IKE-aramba! packs will be made available later this year for $2.99 apiece. The Desmond Debacle will arrive on Sony’s digital storefront on 14th August in...

News: Be the Belle of Craftverse with LBP2's Disney Princesses Pack

Be the Belle of Craftverse with LBP2's Disney Princesses Pack

Prom queen

Sackboy is back to tear your masculinity into tatters. Starting this week on the PlayStation Store you’ll be able to kit out your burlap buddy in an array of Disney princess costumes. The first pack for LittleBigPlanet 2 will include Aurora, Cinderella, Jasmine and Snow White. You’ll then be able to pick up Belle, Tiana, Rapunzel and...

News: Transformers: Fall of Cybertron Pre-Order Bonus Goes Eighties

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron Pre-Order Bonus Goes Eighties

You've got the touch

Picture the scene: it’s 1986 and you’re listening to Madonna’s True Blue on a Sony Walkman. Behind your hair sprayed head is an image of Optimus Prime – the very same character you’ll be able to play as if you pre-order a copy of High Moon Studios' upcoming Transformers: Fall of Cybertron from UK retailer GAME. The...

News: Ubisoft Is Building a New Team for Assassin's Creed DLC

Ubisoft Is Building a New Team for Assassin's Creed DLC

Big plans, then

Looks like Ubisoft is not thinking small with its post-release plans for Assassin’s Creed III. A thank you message sent out to GameStop employees notes that the publisher is in the process of setting up a “complementary development” team to create DLC for the historical blockbuster. The message adds that a Season Pass service...

News: Gearbox Begins Work on Free Borderlands 2 DLC

Gearbox Begins Work on Free Borderlands 2 DLC

Bag some swag

Borderlands 2 is content complete. The Gearbox developed first-person shooter has been sent off to certification and testing ahead of its September release date. That means, aside from various bug fixes and balance tweaks, it's ready for public consumption. But instead of sitting around twiddling its fingers, Gearbox is now switching...

News: The Salaryman Is the Latest Wild Animal to Join Tokyo Jungle

The Salaryman Is the Latest Wild Animal to Join Tokyo Jungle

Slave to the wage

The bleak, post-apocalyptic landscape of Tokyo Jungle is infested with nefarious wildlife such as hyenas, dinosaurs, and now... Salarymen. Following on from last week’s primeval Peking Man DLC, publisher Sony has announced that it will release the playable workaholic back into its natural habitat for the princely sum of ¥200...

News: Massive Uncharted 3 Patch Arriving Mid-August

Massive Uncharted 3 Patch Arriving Mid-August

'It’s not a unicorn, it’s Godzilla'

Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is one of PS3's must-have, gold-standard titles, but that doesn't mean that developer Naughty Dog isn't still striving to improve it and give us even more to enjoy. The studio's Eric Monacelli has posted a new blog post promising that the update will offer major improvements to...

News: Try to Understand Call of Duty's Latest Content Drop

Try to Understand Call of Duty's Latest Content Drop

Quantum conundrum

Soon you’ll be able to earn a diploma in Call of Duty’s unnecessarily complex DLC schedule at your nearest university or college. Activision has decided that its current mesh of timed exclusivity windows and premium subscriptions is simply too complicated for the average gamer to understand. You’ll be able enrol on the course...

News: New DLC Adds the Peking Man to Tokyo Jungle

New DLC Adds the Peking Man to Tokyo Jungle

Er, what?

Just when you thought Sony’s post-apocalyptic animal adventure Tokyo Jungle couldn’t possibly get any crazier, the platform holder has announced that you can now play as the Peking Man. Humanity’s oldest ancestor is available to download for just ¥200. Stump up the cash and the playable character will be added to Tokyo Jungle’s...

News: Ghost Recon: Future Soldier DLC Brings the Chill on 17th July

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier DLC Brings the Chill on 17th July

Stay frosty

After a short delay, Ubisoft has announced that the first Ghost Recon: Future Soldier DLC will arrive on 17th July in North America. The pack – entitled Arctic Strike – will augment three new multiplayer maps, a new multiplayer mode named “Stockade”, and a whole bunch of extra weapons for your near-future needs. The pack will...

News: Latest Mass Effect 3 DLC Takes a Tour of the Earth

Latest Mass Effect 3 DLC Takes a Tour of the Earth

Homecoming

You won’t need to crack open Mass Effect 3’s code in order to extract the details about its latest DLC pack, because BioWare has done all of the hard work for you. The developer has announced that a new Earth-themed multiplayer expansion will launch on 17th July in North America and 18th July in Europe. It'll boast three new m

News: Mass Effect 3 Voice Actor Confirms Leviathan DLC

Mass Effect 3 Voice Actor Confirms Leviathan DLC

Geth a load of that

It turns out that the hackers who extracted hidden information about a character called Leviathan from the Extended Cut of Mass Effect 3 were right on the money. Chatting with Eurogamer.net, voice actor Anthony Skordi has confirmed that the Reaper is set to be introduced in an upcoming DLC pack. According to Skor

News: LittleBigPlanet 2 Limbers Up for the Olympic Games

LittleBigPlanet 2 Limbers Up for the Olympic Games

Going for gold

With Sackboy’s summer holiday now a distant memory, it’s time for the real work to begin. Sony has announced a brand new batch of costumes for LittleBigPlanet 2, dressing the woolly winner in a variety of Olympic outfits. Pick up the pack and you’ll be able to properly prepare the cutesy competitor for a range of events,...

News: On-Disc Street Fighter X Tekken DLC Launches This Month

On-Disc Street Fighter X Tekken DLC Launches This Month

Unlock code

You’ll finally be able to stump up the cash for Street Fighter X Tekken’s controversial 100kb download key this month, unlocking the additional 12 characters already stored on the game’s retail disc. The DLC had originally been scheduled for release after the Vita version, but it looks like Capcom has buckled under the pressure of...

News: Don't Worry, There Will Be More Gran Turismo 5 DLC

Don't Worry, There Will Be More Gran Turismo 5 DLC

Leisurely drive

Gran Turismo 5 is easily the most frequently updated game in the industry. Despite being released way back in 2010, it remains relevant today – if not more so. But just in case you were worried that the latest batch of DLC would be the last, series honcho Kazunori Yamauchi has confirmed that there’s plenty more in the pipeline...

News: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD Grinds Out $5 DLC

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD Grinds Out $5 DLC

Shove it

Activision’s upcoming Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD will not be a complete celebration of the classic skateboarding series unless you stump up $5 for additional DLC. The publisher has revealed that around a month after release, an expansion pack will implement selected content from Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 3. It’s unclear what will be...

News: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Officially Returns to Nuketown

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Officially Returns to Nuketown

Not the nicest neighbourhood

Activision has confirmed that an updated version of its popular Nuketown map will be doled out to those that pre-order the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 from participating retailers. “Nuketown was a blast to play before," explained Treyarch head Mark Lamia. “We're excited about the re-imagined Nuketown 2025 in...

News: Ghost Recon: Future Soldier's Arctic Strike DLC Gets Cold Feet

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier's Arctic Strike DLC Gets Cold Feet

On the back burner

Much like the oft-delayed tactical shooter itself, Ubisoft has pushed back Ghost Recon: Future Soldier’s first DLC pack Arctic Strike. The expansion was originally scheduled to release on 3rd July, but publisher Ubisoft cited “polish” as the reason for the setback. The pack will now deploy in late July, with an exact...

News: Battlefield 3 Premium Exceeds 800,000 Subscriptions

Battlefield 3 Premium Exceeds 800,000 Subscriptions

Splash damage

More than 800,000 players signed up to Battlefield 3’s Premium subscription tier within two weeks of the package being available, EA has announced. Chatting with USA Today, EA Games chief Patrick Soderlund explained that the service had already exceeded the publisher’s expectations. “We are very pleased with the performance so...