Sledgehammer Games announced 15 additional prestiges and new ways to get Elite weapon loot. When you enter Master Prestige your player XP is reset, challenge status remains the same, and challenges are not reset. Each new rank of Master Prestige unlocks a specific Elite Loot Weapon for use in multiplayer matches.
Once you hit the highest level, which is Grand Master Prestige, you will get the Grand Master Prestige purple character gear.
Halo: Combat Evolved is now the latest game to join the ranks of the Twitch Plays phenomenon, and it's absolutely painful to watch.
Previous Twitch Plays entries, including Pokemon and Legend of Zelda, featured gameplay where actions are triggered by commands written in the Twitch chat stream. In Halo, however, users in the chat are required to not only manipulate the playable character through 3D space but also a reticule, making it comparatively more difficult for the collective of players.
You can watch the game as it's played below:
Microsoft has just revealed the next set of free Xbox Live Games with Gold for March 2015. Xbox Live Gold members get three (3) new games for free on Xbox in March: Rayman Legends, Tomb Raider and BioShock Infinite.
On Xbox One, starting Sunday, March 1st, "Rayman Legends" will be free to download for Xbox Live Gold. #IDARB should remain ava ...read more
Electronic Arts is preparing four separate expansions to its upcoming shooter, Battlefield Hardline.
The details were disclosed via an image of promotional material for Battlefield Hardline Premium; a one-off package that bundles all future DLC at a discount.
Within the blurb on the promotional material, which has surfaced on Reddit, EA adds "Premium members also gain two w ...read more
The March lineup of free games and offers for PlayStation Plus members may be announced a bit later than usual.
Speaking with fans in comments on the European PlayStation Blog, Manager Fred Dutton voiced an apology and explained that things were not yet ready for a full announcement.
"Sorry to keep you good folks waiting. I appreciate you’re all ...read more
Canadian gamers are in for an unpleasant price hike.
As spotted by HardcoreGamer, the local Canadian branches of Amazon and EB Games have raised the prices of upcoming games to CAD$75.
The CAD$5 increasing comes within a year of prices hitting the CAD$70 point.
CAD$75 (£38/€53) currently exchanges for $60, the standard US pricing. The change is likely due to to fluctuation in currency value ...read more
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's first DLC pack is now available for PS4 and PS3. PC gamers will need to wait a bit longer, though.
"We have encountered an unexpected issue with the PC release for Call of Duty: AdvancedWarfare's first DLC content pack, 'Havoc,' and we’re holding its release until March 3rd," the studio said. "We don't take this decisi ...read more
In the fifth developer diary for Battlefield Hardline, the team discusses how it’s bringing “Hollywood crime drama” to the shooter’s single-player campaign.
Visceral Games posted a blog entry yesterday detailing some of the gadgets available at your disposal in campaign mode, and if you missed it, just click through the link.
Battlefield Hardline releases on March 17 on PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, and we expect a announcement pertaining to the Premium service sometime soon.
In addition to the online Heist, a source close to Rockstar Games has revealed that studio has been developing a “monumental” piece of Grand Theft Auto V story downloadable content.
“We’ve spent a good amount of time working on the online Heists and the remaster, however we haven’t forgotten about Michael, Franklin and Trevor’s ...read more
Destiny players, you asked for it and Bungie has delivered it: you can now swap items in and out of the vault using the companion app.
“Destiny needs more vault space” you cry – and yes, this is true. But while we all struggle with the limitations imposed on us by Bungie, we face all kinds of annoyances.
Most of these annoyances have no ...read more