During today’s Nintendo Direct stream the newest DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was revealed to be Kazuya from the Tekken series. The fighter will come with a stage and selection of songs from Tekken.
Microsoft has announced that the next content update to Sea of Thieves will be a crossover with Disney’s Pirate of the Caribbean. It will feature a new story where players meet with Captain Jack Sparrow and adventure to discover the source of a new course that is swallowing up the seas.
The free Pirates Life DLC is coming to Sea of Thieves on June 22
During today’s Square Enix Presents E3 presentation more information on Platinum Game’s upcoming action game Babylon’s Fall was revealed. To the surprise of many hardcore Platinum Games fans the game was revealed to be a multiplayer live service game, rather than the single-player full game experience that has been expected since the game was first announced back in 2018.
Registration for the beta is open now, with the service coming to PlayStation 5 and Steam.
During the Square Enix Presents E3 stream Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy was revealed. In the game players take on the role of Peter Quill, A.K.A Star Lord and lead the Guardians of the Galaxy on a series of adventures. The game combat has players using Star Lord’s abilities, and giving commands to AI teammates to activate their abilities.
The game release October 26th for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PC
During Microsoft’s E3 press conference it was revealed that Eyudin Chronicle: Hundred Heroes will be coming to Xbox in 2022, and that another game Eyudin Chronicles: Rising will be coming to Xbox this summer.
Eyudin Chronicles is a new JRPG coming from Yoshitaka Murayama and Junko Kawano the creators of the Suikoden series. Inspired by the success of Octopath Travelers the team has set out to create a game in that vein that harken back to the golden age of JRPGs. The game was funded through a very successful Kickstarter campaign in 2020 that raised over 481 million yen (4.39 million USD).
The game will be published by 505 Games, and will eventually release on all platforms. The game releases in 2023, a delay from the original release date of October 2022 given in the campaign. A second game titled Eyudin Chronicle Rising is coming in 2022, both games will be day one releases on Microsoft’s Game Pass.
At the end of Microsoft’s E3 conference Bethesda’s Arkane Studios revealed a cinematic trailer for Red Fall a new open-world shooter that can is multiplayer co-op and single player. The trailer shows an apocalyptic setting where survivors with special powers are seen fighting against vampires. The game is coming summer of 2022 to Xbox Series X|S, and Windows 10 PC.
The Microsoft E3 presentation kicked off with a cinematic in-engine alpha trailer for Starfield. They conformed that the game releases on November 11th for Xbox Series X|S, and PC.
During the Microsoft E3 Press conference Psychonauts 2 was revealed. It is the long-awaited sequel to the classic that debuted on the original Xbox. The game will be coming August 26th to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, and Xbox Cloud Gaming.
During the Ubisoft Forward E3 presentation more information was give on Ubisoft’s upcoming open-world action sports game Rider’s Republic. Registration for the multiplayer beta opens begins soon with the full game set to release on September 2nd.
Rider’s Republic will release on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S
During the Ubisoft Forward E3 presentation Ubisoft announced that Rocksmith+is coming later this year. This will be a subscription service that teaches guitar using a catalogue of hundreds of songs. The service will allow people to use their phones as a microphone to record the notes as they play so acoustic guitars and electric guitars with amps can be used with the service.
The service will let members watch lesson videos, control the speed of songs so they can learn the notes at their own pace, there will also be forums where members can ask for helps and tips.
Registration for the closed beta on PC has opened today, with the full service scheduled to roll out later this year.