Tag: Mirrors Edge
News Fan-Requested Mirror's Edge Catalyst Theme Is Now Available for Free on PS4
Remember that interesting story about a Mirror's Edge Catalyst fan who missed out on a pre-order exclusive dynamic theme? An EA employee made note of their request, saying "you should see it in 1-2 weeks". That time has arrived -- the theme in question is now available to download on PlayStation 4, and what's more, it's free of charge...
News Forum Poster Is Successful in Requesting a Mirror's Edge Catalyst Pre-Order Theme Be Put on the PS Store
Will be added in the next two weeks
ResetEra user Genetrik didn't pre-order Mirror's Edge Catalyst when it released on PS4 in the summer of 2016, meaning he missed out on an exclusive theme that only those who secured their digital copies early would gain access to. The user in question still wanted to purchase the theme over three years later,...
News Mirror's Edge Catalyst Runs at a Reduced Rate in Amazon Prime Deal
Through the looking glass
Limber up those limbs and stare down the starting line: Mirror's Edge Catalyst's price has been cut as part of Amazon Prime Day 2016. The free-running foray received mixed reviews at release, but we rather liked it, and reckon it's definitely worth a shot at £31.99. Just have a little Faith, eh? A reminder: we're taking...
News Don't Run from This Mirror's Edge Catalyst Launch Trailer
Keep the Faith
It's all sombre scenes and sad melodies in this Mirror's Edge Catalyst launch trailer, which seems to have arrived a little earlier than we'd normally anticipate. In it, we see protagonist Faith flopping her hair about, sprinting across rooftops, and conversing with characters who'll no doubt maintain DICE's tradition of being 100 per...
News CHVRCHES Bang Out Some Electro Pop for Mirror's Edge Catalyst
Mirror's Edge may be best remembered for its saturated art style and innovative free-running gameplay, but this author still listens to Lisa Miskovsky's haunting theme song to this day. It's perhaps no surprise that DICE is trying to recapture the original game's musical magic by signing up a big name artist to write an all-new tune for...
News Mirror's Edge Catalyst Unties Its Running Shoes Until June
Hotly anticipated PS4 sequel pushed back again
'Tis truly the generation of delays it seems, as Mirror's Edge Catalyst has been pushed back yet again – this time until 7th June in North America and 9th June in Europe. The reason for the setback? DICE wants to ensure that it has time to implement any feedback from the title's impending closed beta,...
News The Mirror's Edge Catalyst Closed Beta Sprints to PS4 Next Week
Rummage for your running shoes
Those of you who signed up for the Mirror's Edge Catalyst closed beta may want to keep a close eye on your inbox next week, as DICE has announced that the online sampler will start on 22nd April. There's no guarantee that you'll be selected, of course, but have a bit of Faith, eh? Sorry, that was a really lazy bit of...
News Faith Flaunts Her Fists and Feet in Mirror's Edge Catalyst PS4 Trailer
You go, girl
The weakest element of the original Mirror's Edge was its combat – particularly when it forced you to stop running and pick up a gun. Fortunately, it looks like that aspect of sequel Mirror's Edge Catalyst has been given ample attention, as we see protagonist Faith sprinting through the title's clinical districts in a new gameplay...
News Find Your Faith with Mirror's Edge Catalyst Story Trailer
Heart of glass
The marketing cycle is back in full motion for Mirror's Edge Catalyst, one of this author's most anticipated games of 2016. In addition to beta sign-ups, DICE has deployed a brand new story trailer for the long-overdue PlayStation 4 prequel. In it, we meet some of the uber-trendy characters from the title's wider cast, while also...
News Be in the Running for a Mirror's Edge Catalyst PS4 Beta Code
Can't wait to stomp the reflective rooftops of the City of Glass? Good news: Mirror's Edge Catalyst is getting a PlayStation 4 beta, and you can register to partake in the online stress test through here. Presumably this will be designed to test the load of the title's online leaderboards, as there's no multiplayer component that we're aware...
News Mirror's Edge 2 Stumbles into May on PS4
DICE's open world runner delayed
In the Push Square office earlier today, we were having a conversation about just how good the PlayStation 4's lineup in early 2016 looks. It only took a few hours for one of those games to get delayed. Mirror's Edge Catalyst, the long-awaited parkour-'em-up from DICE, has tripped and stumbled into May. It was...
First Impressions Reflecting on Mirror’s Edge Catalyst PS4
Smooth round the edges
Mirror's Edge Catalyst is a reimagined story set before the events of the first title and has built upon the free running and combat system of the original to bring a totally fresh and more fluid experience. With upgraded visuals that look stunning on the next generation consoles and are especially sharp on the PlayStation 4,...
EGX 2015 Play Star Wars Battlefront for the First Time in the UK
Also Mirror's Edge Catalyst, Need for Speed, and more
Star Wars Battlefront will be playable in the UK for the first time ever at this year's EGX, it's been announced. In fact, EA Games will be bringing a wad of titles to the Birmingham-based event, including Mirror's Edge Catalyst, Need for Speed, and Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2. Not a bad...
Gamescom 2015 Run Away with Fresh Mirror's Edge Catalyst PS4 Footage
Faith no more
Mirror's Edge Catalyst was treated to a little more attention during EA's big Gamescom 2015 press conference this morning than it got at E3 2015, with a full gameplay demo showing various aspects from the February free running foray. In it, we saw protagonist Faith infiltrate a skyscraper, irritate an Andrew Wilson look-a-like, and leg...
Gamescom 2015 Have a Little Faith in This Mirror's Edge Catalyst Clip
As you may already have noticed, EA Games has started its social media blitz ahead of Gamescom 2015. It's already deemed us worthy of the briefest of Star Wars: Battlefront teases, and now it's followed up with a quick look at Mirror's Edge Catalyst, too. In the clip, we see protagonist Faith being chased, as she scouts out a...
News Mirror's Edge Catalyst's Collector's Edition Runs Away with Your Cash
Faith no more
As with every other blockbuster brand, Mirror's Edge Catalyst will be landing a collector's edition to coincide with its release early next year. This isn't one of those affordable ones that comes with a couple of bonus gubbins and a fancy box – instead you'll be forking out $199.99 for the package. Despite the price point, you...
E3 2015 Mirror's Edge Catalyst Will Be More Accessible, But Will Still Reward Skill
Faith no more
Mirror's Edge on the PlayStation 3 was great, but few of its fans would deny that it had problems. The combat was probably right at the top of the list, but it also had some really frustrating difficulty spikes. In the series' sophomore outing, Mirror's Edge Catalyst on the PlayStation 4, it will be a little more forgiving – but...
E3 2015 Explore the City of Glass in Its Entirety in Mirror's Edge Catalyst on PS4
Mirror's Edge Catalyst is not only the next entry in a beloved franchise – it's a new beginning, too. Due out from 23rd February on the PlayStation 4, the sequel will ditch the linear structure of its predecessor, giving you a full sandbox to play with. The title – developed by the ever-busy DICE – will once again see you assume the...
E3 2015 Mirror's Edge Catalyst Sprints to PS4 in February 2016
You've got to have Faith
Mirror's Edge Catalyst will sprint to the PlayStation 4 on 23rd February in North America and 26th February in Europe, publisher EA announced during its E3 2015 press conference this evening. The game is not a sequel to the original PlayStation 3 title, but instead acts an origin story for Faith. It's also totally open...
News Mirror's Edge Catalyst Catches Its Breath in 2016 on PS4
Faith no more
Lace up your hi-tops and follow the red racing line: Mirror's Edge Catalyst has been confirmed for the PlayStation 4. The game – which is due out between 1st January and 31st March next year – is being pitched as an all-new experience. Fans of the original PlayStation 3 run-a-thon need not fear, though, as DICE promises a release...
News Mirror's Edge Catalyst Will Be Following the Red Race Line to E3 2015
You can probably expect more Mirror's Edge news at E3 2015, as the franchise's official Twitter account has leapt into life like an athlete earlier this evening, seemingly confirming the subtitle of the series' hotly anticipated sequel: Catalyst. The news was rumoured earlier today when eagle-eyed fans uncovered a series of trademarks...
News PS4 Run-'Em-Up Mirror's Edge 2 Slips into 2016
Mirror's Edge 2 protagonist Faith will be spending a little while longer lacing up her sneakers, as EA has announced that the hotly anticipated sequel is not due out until 2016. It's been a while since we heard anything about the DICE developed parkour-fest, but writing as part of a financial presentation, the organisation suggested that...
News Michael Pachter Reckons Mass Effect PS4 and Mirror's Edge 2 Will Release Before March 2016
If you say so
In a recent Wedbush report, everyone's favourite analyst Michael Pachter and his peers at the company noted that the next Mass Effect and Mirror's Edge 2 will launch before the end of March 2016. The reasoning behind this analysis is that EA's fiscal year begins this month and ends next March, and along with the likes of a new Need...
News Will Mirror's Edge 2 Make You Puke with PS4 Peripheral Project Morpheus?
Don't look down
The original Mirror’s Edge worked incredibly hard to put you in free-runner Faith’s shoes, employing numerous animations to make you feel like you were sprinting across rooftops and balancing on narrow beams. This level of first-person immersion seems like a perfect fit for virtual reality, with Project Morpheus presumably set to...
E3 2014 PS4 Parkour-'em-Up Mirror's Edge 2 Lands with a Stylish Makeover
Back in black
Since its first venture, Mirrors Edge 2 has been on the wish list of many staffers here at Push Square towers – and during EA's press conference, we were given the first juicy details on the free-running action. Heroine Faith returns, with a new minimalistic wardrobe – ditching her bulky bag for a new body belt. Her sleek yet cool...
E3 2014 You've Got to Have Faith in This Mirror's Edge Image
Light up, light up
While the likes of The Last Guardian and Uncharted PS4 are sending the folks at Push Square towers gaga, it’s free-running follow-up Mirror’s Edge 2 that has this particular editor applying weird eyeliner patterns and jogging on the spot. And in order to reaffirm that the release will be maki
News Have a Little Faith! PS4 Sequel Mirror's Edge 2 Will Appear at E3 2014
Mirror’s Edge 2 may have been a certainty for EA Games’ sizeable E3 2014 showing ever since it revealed that it’d have six titles on display, but that assumption has now been confirmed courtesy of Spike’s always entertaining All Access Live schedule. Specifically, the itinerary mentions “updates” on the DICE developed
News DICE Discusses Mirror's Edge... Again
We think it's pretty much set in stone how much fans want another Mirror's Edge game (we're right there with you
), but with DICE heavily involved in this year's first-person shooter showdown with Battlefield 3, you could be forgiven for thinking the series is off-limits for the time being. Realistically you'd probably be right, but that's not...
News DICE Keeping The Mirror's Edge Dream Alive
DICE isn't giving up on the Mirror's Edge series, is the message from the developer's creative boss Lars Gustavsson in an interview with VG247
No, the dream is definitely still there, he said. Its a game loved by the studio. Its one of those games where you miss the universe, such as Shadow of the Colossus. I really liked Alan Wake, for...
News EA Gaffer Says Publisher Is Working On Something Mirror's Edge Related
We suspect most gamers that played the original Mirror's Edge live in hope of a sequel
While the original title was far from perfect, but it always felt like it was teetering on the edge of brilliance, in need of a little more iteration to fulfill its potential. Of course, Mirror's Edge succumbed to the new IP syndrome, selling poorly and being...
News EA Comments On Mirror's Edge Sequel, Franchise "Still Important" To Publisher
Hot-on-the-heels of rumours that an in-development Mirror's Edge title has been cancelled, EA has told 1Up that the series is still "important" to them
The publisher, however, refused to comment on rumours that a sequel has been squashed, stating it has "nothing further to announce" regarding the immediate plans of the franchise. Our guess...
News Mirror's Edge 2 On Hold, Watch As We Weep Silently Into Our Pillow
Mirror's Edge was a sequel away from perfection
EA and DICE's brilliant first-person parkour title was so unique that it didn't get everything right first time around. We're convinced that with a couple of years additional development, and the benefit of hindsight, Mirror's Edge 2 could have been something magical. But the original launched in 2008...
News Riccitiello Reckons Mirror's Edge Totally Deserves A Sequel
EA's big boss-man John Riccitiello has told Kotaku that he reckons Mirror's Edge totally deserves a sequel
Were still working through things like how to best deal with Mirrors Edge 2, he said. There are some things we learned about that game. It was, I think, a massively innovative product. To be honest with you, I think its a game that...
Rumour Lighting Artist Working On Mirror's Edge 2
Remember how Mirror's Edge was so close to being awesome? Yeah, a sequel could fix all the problems and help the franchise achieve its potential
It looks like that sequel is indeed on the cards. An EA DICE lighting artist's profile lists work on two projects, including Battlefield 3 and, ahem, Mirror's Edge 2. [Update: Looks like the offending...
News Mirror's Edge DLC Now Free On The European PSN
Isn't life funny? You may have noticed we've been away this past week
And as such we've been out of contact with our Playstation. One thing we were thinking about buying when we got back though was the Mirror's Edge DLC which released a few months ago. Well Europeans, if like us you've been dreaming of more Mirror's Edge while on holiday, perhaps...
News "Small Team" Working On Mirror's Edge 2
Mirror's Edge had one of the best graphical styles and concepts in years
Sadly, somewhere along the way the execution was a little awry. What should have been a huge release essentially got lost in the shuffle. Thankfully, there is a sequel on the way. While somewhat disappointing for EA, VP of EA Europe Patrick Soderlund has confirmed a sequel is...
News The Real Mirror's Edge, Probably Better Than The Game
Some photographers are really good
They blur the lines between real life and not-so-real-life. Cue Jesse James Allen and his crew, who've literally brought Mirror's Edge to life with this outstanding photoset. Check it all out here.
News Mirror's Edge Exclusive PS3 Time Trial Hits The PSN Today
Those of you who enjoyed Mirror's Edge on the PS3 late last year might be pleased to hear that EA are to give you people who bought the PS3 version and exclusive time trial map to tide you over until the full DLC hits in February
Watching the video teaser made our eyes hurt.
First Impressions Mirror's Edge On Playstation 3 Initial Thoughts & -- Orwell Beckoned A Leap Of Faith
There's no denying the comparisons between Mirror's Edge and 1984
It's just a futuristic version. Let's face it - Orwell's vision didn't quite come true but if we look further into the future we can see the same ideals just in a different world. Orwell's vision is carried forward in Mirror's Edge where the government confines and censors information...