Archive for December 24th, 2013

Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty (Multi) – Will Have Original Voice Actor & Revamped Music

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According to a developer diary on the official website, Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty will feature the original voice actor for Abe (Lorne Lanning) and also will have revamped music. The sound effects and other dialog will feature an overhaul as well as the team wasn’t able to find much of any of the original sounds and the ones they did find were not high quality enough.

Source: Polygon, GoNintendo, & Oddworld

Bravely Default To Become Annual Franchise?

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It appears that Bravely Default producer Tomoya Asano wants to make the series into an annual franchise not unlike Madden or Call of Duty. This is according to Polygon and an interview Asano-san conducted with Dengeki Online. He said: “Personally, I’m aiming to release a game for the Bravely series at least once a year. So, we’d like to release Bravely Second for sometime in 2014.”

Source: Polygon & Dengeki Online

Cubit: The Hardcore Platformer Robot (3DS) – Logo, Trailer, Release Date, & Price

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Cubit: The Hardcore Platformer Robot from CoderChild has been announced for release on the 3DS eShop on December 26th. The price for Cubit: The Hardcore Platformer Robot is $2.99.

Source: Mini Fortress & CoderChild

Deals & Sales – Halo Waypoint Store Sale

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Speaking of sales, Microsoft also is running a sale on the Halo Waypoint Store website as well. Everything (it says some exceptions in fine print) is 20% off now through December 31st.

Source: Halo & Halo Waypoint Store

Deals & Sales – Xbox Live Arcade & Games On Demand Sale

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Microsoft has a sale going on for select Xbox Live Arcade & Games On Demand titles now through December 31st. Games are priced between 33% off to 75% off, and one title, The Wolf Among Us, is even free! Check out the full list below:

The Wolf Among Us – Free
Diablo 3 – 33% off
GTA 5 – 33% off
NCAA Football 14 75% off
Madden NFL 25 – 50% off
Bully – 75% off
SSX – 75% off
Civilization Revolution – 75% off
Kane and Lynch: Dead Men – 75% off
Turbo Super Stunt Squad – 50% off
Hitman Absolution – 60% off
Fight Night Champion – 75% off
Midnight Club: Los Angeles – 75% off
Mini Ninjas – 75% off
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows – 75% off
Flashback – 67% off
Charlie Murder – 67% off
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons – 67% off
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – 67% off
Gotham City Imposters – 75% off
I Am Alive – 75% off
Deadlight – 75% off
Frogger – 50% off
DuckTales: Remastered – 50% off
Foul Play – 50% off
Orc Attack – 50% off

Source: OXM

Weekly Smash Up 4 – Super Smash Bros. For 3DS & Wii U Screenshots

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Source: Masahiro Sakurai

Microsoft Files Trademark For Something Called Throne Together

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Microsoft has filed a trademark for something called Throne Together. The image above shows this and states that it’s for game software, so it appears this will be a new game of some sort. It could be something for Xbox One, maybe even a new IP, or perhaps it could be something else. We’ll likely find out more about it in 2014.

Source: All Games Beta

Japan – Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster (PS3 & PSV) – TV Commercial

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Source: All Games Beta

Batman Related Announcement Teased For December 31st

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Warner Bros. is teasing some sort of Batman related announcement on the Batman Arkham Facebook page. It could possibly be a new game in the series, or perhaps a DLC type announcement. Or maybe it’ll turn out to be something else entirely? We’ll find out in about a week.

Source: All Games Beta & Batman Arkham

Hatsune Miku Project Diva F 2nd (PS3 & PSV) – Logo & Opening Video

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Source: All Games Beta & Sega

Image: Siliconera