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News: Team Ninja Rules Out Dead or Alive 5 Character DLC

Team Ninja Rules Out Dead or Alive 5 Character DLC

What you see is what you get

Team Ninja has ruled out the possibility of new characters being added to Dead or Alive 5 post-release. Studio head Yosuke Hayashi explained that he believes the practice causes issues with the game’s balance – a feature which is essential to any fighter. Chatting with VideoGamer.com, Hayashi said: Even with over...

News: New WipEout 2048 DLC Races onto PSN This Week

New WipEout 2048 DLC Races onto PSN This Week

Start your engines

As suspected, Sony has announced the first batch of DLC for Vita launch title WipEout 2048. The content – which is set to release later this week on the PlayStation Store – will include new tracks, vehicles and events based on the PlayStation 3’s WipEout HD Fury. In total, two new DLC packs will be made available. The first...

News: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance DLC Plans Teased

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance DLC Plans Teased

War never changes

Raiden might not be the only playable character in Platinum Games’ upcoming Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. In an interview with GameTrailers, producer Yuji Korekado explained that the developer is planning DLC for the slash-heavy spin-off that will “maybe let you play as a different character or experience different types of...

News: WipEout 2048 DLC Lingers on the Horizon

WipEout 2048 DLC Lingers on the Horizon

Hairpin bend

There’s something big around the corner, according to WipEout 2048’s official Twitter account. Developer Studio Liverpool’s keeping schtum about what that new arrival might entail, but an updated trophy list for the Vita launch title suggests we might be about to get showered with DLC. The refreshed list of digital trinkets...

News: Escape Plan's Asylum DLC Costs 25 Cents

Escape Plan's Asylum DLC Costs 25 Cents

Seriously

Update: The price has now been corrected to $0.25. The original story follows. When developer Fun Bits Interactive announced Escape Plan’s first full DLC pack during E3 last week, it promised the content would launch with a novelty promotional price-point. Following up on the PlayStation Blog this afternoon, the devel

News: Marvel Pinball Avengers DLC Nudges PSN Next Week

Marvel Pinball Avengers DLC Nudges PSN Next Week

Saving the world one ball at a time

The Avengers will once again assemble in digital pinball format on the PlayStation Network next week. Steel ball wizards Zen Studios has announced that the eagerly awaited Marvel Pinball: Avengers Chronicles expansion will launch on Sony’s digital storefront on 19th June in North America. We’re guessing...

Rumour: Mass Effect 3 DLC Takes the Fight to Earth

Mass Effect 3 DLC Takes the Fight to Earth

Backyard battle

It looks like BioWare has a traitor amongst its ranks. A super secretive Reddit tipster, who’s already accurately leaked every Mass Effect 3 DLC pack, has returned with another glimpse at the future. The poster has revealed that the space opera’s next expansion pack will add Earth-based levels to the divisive multiplayer...

News: Zen Studios' First PopCap Pinball Table Launching Soon

Zen Studios' First PopCap Pinball Table Launching Soon

Plants vs. Pinball

Hungarian developer Zen Studios may be working on a cavalcade of other properties – including the exciting looking KickBeat for Vita – but it has not forgotten about its most important title: Zen Pinball. With the sequel to the well-supported simulation on the horizon, the developer has announced that its first collaboration...

News: New Escape Plan DLC Visits the Asylum

New Escape Plan DLC Visits the Asylum

Gruesome twosome

One of the PlayStation Vita’s most enjoyable launch titles Escape Plan is set to expand a little further in the coming weeks. On the back of its most recent patch and expansion, developer Fun Bits Interactive has announced a new DLC pack named The Asylum. The premium content promises to add 18 brand new stages to the puzzler, in...

News: Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Scores Snoop Dogg Arena

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Scores Snoop Dogg Arena

Doggy dogg world

In perhaps the most baffling announcement of E3, Namco Bandai has announced that famous rapper Snoop Dogg will make a cameo appearance in Tekken Tag Tournament 2. The Doggfather of Hip-Hop will be found perched on a golden throne in the background of an arena based on the musician. The stage will be available early to anyone that...

News: Assassin's Creed III Snags Exclusive Missions on PS3

Assassin's Creed III Snags Exclusive Missions on PS3

Ignite the revolution

Sony dedicated a huge chunk of its press conference to the Assassin’s Creed franchise last night. As such, it's not especially surprising to learn that the PlayStation 3 version of Assassin’s Creed III will launch with exclusive single-player content, unavailable on any other platform. It’s unclear what the content will...

News: LittleBigPlanet 2 DLC Transforms Vita into a DualShock 3

LittleBigPlanet 2 DLC Transforms Vita into a DualShock 3

Wii who?

You didn't think Sony was going to let Microsoft and Nintendo enjoy all the secondary screen excitement did you? During the PlayStation press conference, Jack Tretton announced that a new DLC pack for LittleBigPlanet 2 will take advantage of the PlayStation Vita as an “enhanced” controller for PS3. The expansion pack will include a new...

News: Battlefield 3: Armored Kill Attacks in September

Battlefield 3: Armored Kill Attacks in September

Suited and booted

Another little snippet from EA this evening: the second Battlefield 3 expansion is set to release in September. Entitled Armored Kill, the DLC promises “all-out vehicle warfare on huge maps”. The first Battlefield 3 expansion, Close Quarters, is set to be released at some point this month, with a date likely to be announced...

News: Skyrim's Dawnguard Expansion Goes Dark

Skyrim's Dawnguard Expansion Goes Dark

Trailer inside

We’re pretty sure the flow of epic announcements isn’t going to stop until next week now. Bethesda’s the latest publisher to join the pre-E3 party, releasing the first trailer for Skyrim’s upcoming Dawnguard expansion pack. There’s all manner of goodness in the trailer, including a monologue that’s certain to get your...

News: Daytona USA and Ridge Racer Smash Together

Daytona USA and Ridge Racer Smash Together

We have no words

Legendary SEGA arcade racer Daytona USA and Namco's Ridge Racer finally collide after years of taking separate racing lines, with Ridge Racer on Vita set to get the legendary Daytona Hornet as DLC. The car hits Japan on 6th June, alongside a song called Ridge Racer: Ridge Racer USA Mix, which we can only assume mashes up the famous...

News: Mass Effect 3 Rebels with Free DLC

Mass Effect 3 Rebels with Free DLC

Out next week

After the controversy surrounding Mass Effect 3’s conclusion, BioWare sure is making all the right moves with its fanbase. It has announced a brand new multiplayer expansion pack, set for release later this month on PS3. Brilliantly, assuming you’ve got an online pass for the title, the DLC will be totally free. Entitled the...

News: Sackboy Takes to the Stars in New LittleBigPlanet 2 DLC

Sackboy Takes to the Stars in New LittleBigPlanet 2 DLC

One giant leap for burlap

Sackboy’s cross promotional potential continues to lavish us with awesome new downloadable outfits. The latest costume to hit the mascot’s ever expanding LittleBigPlanet 2 wardrobe comes courtesy of the recently released PS3 exclusive Starhawk. You’ll nab three new outfits as part of the minipack, each of which will...

News: New Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Combatants Enter the Ring

New Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Combatants Enter the Ring

Free DLC

Namco Bandai has revealed the first (and presumably last) batch of downloadable characters for the upcoming Tekken Tag Tournament 2. Challengers include the lovely Michelle, Angel, Ancient Ogre and Kunimitsu. The characters will be free for anyone that pre-orders the game, which is due to release in September. After a short window of...

News: Free Max Payne 3 DLC Lets You Dress as a Gorilla

Free Max Payne 3 DLC Lets You Dress as a Gorilla

Guerrilla warfare

If you’re finding the sombre tone of Max Payne’s latest adventure a little bit overwhelming, know that Rockstar’s added something a little more playful to the PlayStation Store. Available for free right now is the Gorilla Warfare DLC pack, an addition which allows you to kit yourself out as a primate in multiplayer. Wearing...