The Tech Game: April 2014

May 2014 Games With Gold titles Announced769,4434.5
Rumor: PS4 Getting Friend Notifications in Firmware Update 1.8343,9354.4
Driveclub is still free for PlayStation Plus members313,3804.6
WWE Network Xbox One app now available for download383,6844.2
Hellraid re-announced for new platforms233,8584.8
DICE rolls out cross platform BF4 server patch243,8594.5
Console exclusives as important as ever, says Xbox boss324,0694.4
PS4 update 1.7: Official features list confirmed274,6884.5
Adam Sandler's Pixels due to arrive May 15th 2015386,3104.6
Amazing Spider-Man 2 receives new villain themed trailer313,3674.6
Minecraft reaches 15 million sold on PC424,6094.6
Microsoft Registers Mysterious Domains XboxAb.com and XboxAb.net484,7944.3
Watch Dogs Season Pass detailed343,3454.4
Delayed PS4 DriveClub given October 7th release date252,5714.2
Destiny saves span console generations, Bungie confirms274,1944.8
New zero-day vulnerability identified in all versions of IE395,1714.5
Skype group video calling now free for all on Xbox One and more495,2774.7
Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty given pre-E3 release date343,4464.6
Watch Dogs multiplayer invasions won’t disrupt your play - designer223,4794.5
Dark Souls 2 developer has been purchased by Kadokawa Shoten202,6624.8
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare starts growing on PC June 24th212,6184.6
Microsoft details 'Xbox Originals': Halo, Atari documentary and more244,1154.5
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare to get microtransactions soon222,6484.7
Battlefield 4 server upgrade 'improves rubber-banding issues'312,9954.6
Microsoft Working on Another “Major Gaming Franchise”465,9884.4
Titanfall will get new game modes in future DLC, says Respawn574,8243.6
DualShock 4 Light Dimming Coming With 1.7 PS4 Firmware Update584,9844.4
PS4 1.7 Update Video Showcases Features and UI; April 30th Release273,5644.4
Minecraft: Xbox One Confirmed to Allow Save Transfers from Xbox 360687,8344.6
Phil Spencer: Xbox One June and July Updates “Look Really Good”396,2994.6
Minecraft Realms goes live in North America466,7284.6
Killzone Shadow Fall update released192,3214.5
Microsoft: Gamers Spend 5 Hours a Day on Xbox One748,1174.2
CoD: Ghosts personalization DLC and Snoop voice released - trailer364,3834.3
Titanfall 'War Games' DLC map revealed - first screens and info223,2014.5
Goat Simulator to rampage across the UK in boxed release283,4164.4
CoD: Ghosts Onslaught DLC going free to play on PSN this weekend only303,1274.7
State of Decay given new patch274,5694.7
Evolve receives interactive trailer193,1134.6
Xbox One: At Least 32 Unannounced Games Revealed498,2584.8
Destiny website revamp offers more on enemies, classes212,9374.3
Xbox One reaches Japan on September 4272,4134.4
GTA 5 jetpack references found in source code354,8424.4
Zuckerberg tried PS4 VR ahead of Oculus purchase, says Sony exec202,8384.4
Minecraft for PS4 and Vita expected 'Q2 or Q3'212,9504.2
Lords of the Fallen gets bloody new trailer212,3384.7
CoD: Ghosts update live for Xbox and PC; adds Chaos mode264,2514.6
Grab Red Orchestra 2 free forever on Steam in next 24 hours395,1004.8
Peggle 2 adds 'Windy the Fairy' DLC292,5934.6
Call of Duty 2014′s in-game character visual shown at GDC849,4354.5
Warface Xbox 360 launched today with new gameplay trailer233,8004.4
Minecraft update 1.8 terrain generator shown in video264,6664.7
Xbox Live Gold members get deals on NBA 2K14, NFS Rivals this week233,1114.7
Dragon Age: Inquisition charges to release on October 7th231,9374.6
Grid Autosport racing onto PC, Xbox 360, and PS3 this June212,8174.7
inSynch drops the bass this Thursday122,5344.5
PlayStation Now beta adds rental options202,7854.4
Netflix due to increase price for new members566,2904.1
Destiny 'on final approach' to release566,0664.7
Minecraft: PS3 Edition getting a physical release in May284,2624.8
Assassin's Creed series tops 73 million in sales322,9444.7
PixelJunk Monsters Ultimate HD free to PS+ members on April 22122,3424.7
Elder Scrolls Online disables guild banks amid duping exploit313,9684.7
PSN Flash Sale cuts 34 titles to $.99515,5674.4
Octodad: Dadliest Catch coming to PS4 April 22nd393,3324.4
The Golf Club enters Early Access312,9084.7
Xbox 360 miners can now begin snacking on the Candy Texture Pack797,5784.5
Xbox One Next System Update Preview Coming Soon708,7144.4
PS4 leads hardware sales, Titanfall rules software434,1564.3
Sony Pictures registers BioShock movie domains262,7024.3
Titanfall producer: “I don’t know if it’s making profit. I don’t care”597,3694.7
PlayStation Now enabled Sony TVs launching in June222,5174.4
Xbox One shipments exceed 5 million383,5084.6
Atari reveals Minimum is due to enter Early Access soon313,7184.6
Nintendo eShop update featuring SMB 3313,8534.6
The Walking Dead Season 2 for Vita given release date202,4904.6
GTA Online adds 10 new Rockstar Verified jobs475,8644.3
The Amazing Spiderman has his web on Xbox One cut364,5254.7
Upcoming PS4 Update 1.70 to feature SHAREfactory and preloading213,0064.4
Score TF2 hats via Wolfenstein: The New Order preorder193,2384.5
XBL Gold members now able to claim Deadlight for free516,9894.5
HearthStone: Heroes of Warcraft now out for iPad293,9784.6
Top phone makers plan to add "kill switch" programs by 2015649,1944.5
Trials Fusion released on consoles alongside new dev diary424,6014.6
MechRunner sprinting to PS4, Vita, PC, and Mac this July192,7284.5
Humble Mobile Bundle 5 released; The Room 2 + The Cave173,1624.7
Titanfall "Nose Art" customizations planned355,3924.6
Rain World drips onto Vita by years end172,1434.7
Snoop Dogg featured in voice DLC for CoD: Ghosts999,8944.6
Xbox Live spring sale detailed497,3664.7
Square Enix India closes without a single release275,1454.6
PSN supposedly going down for 12 hours on Easter Monday535,6004.1
BF4 Naval Strike DLC now open for "À la carte" purchase162,4964.7
Daylight gets two new trailers ahead of release203,3754.6
Xbox One system update rolling out today395,4004.6
Trials Fusion is 1080p on PS4, 900p on Xbox One616,2194.6
BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma receives Vita port on June 24th192,4994.4
Age of Empires: World Domination arrives on mobile devices this summer263,6094.6
Battlefield 4 game breaking death shield bug discovered435,8604.3
Motion-controlled rail shooter Blue Estate coming to Xbox One314,3134.5
Watch Dogs for the Wii U finally given release window303,4044.6
Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth outed with trailer435,8934.6
Galak-Z speeding to PS4, Vita and PC sometime this fall173,0294.5
Titanfall's first DLC is called Expedition, 2v2 Last Titan Standing434,4864.7
FBI finally arrests group of former Xbox hackers7515,5544.3
PlayStation Now beta updated with new games274,6094.2
InFamous: Second Son hit 1 million sales in 9 days302,9404.4
2K's Zelnick: 70% of connected GTA5 players play GTA Online263,7284.6
Call of Duty: Ghosts Devastation DLC hits PC, Sony platforms May 8242,8254.7
Titanfall won't come to Xbox 360 Games On Demand546,2184.6
Transistor release date established242,1514.6
Below landing on Steam - trailer revealed304,5044.7
Hitman GO arrives to iOS on April 17293,6224.7
Minecraft title update 15 released on Xbox 360669,1684.5
Titanfall update with private matches arriving 'later today'374,2284.7
Facebook removing messaging from main mobile apps485,1484.1
Outlast: Whistleblower expansion release date revealed262,3564.6
SWTOR Patch 2.7: Invasion now live223,2854.7
Sony posts Easter PSN sale, full discount list inside353,2264.5
Killer Instinct update adds Fulgore, weighs in at 6.8GB314,0164.2
Skype for Windows 8.1 gets an update283,1894.5
Diablo 3 Patch 2.0.4 launches for North America263,3804.6
Wolfenstein: The New Order receives new trailer223,1174.4
April 8th Battlelog patch notes released323,9374.4
The Crew release date set for fall 2014344,2664.8
Upcoming system update adds auto-reboot to Xbox One376,1004.7
Titanfall averages 46.5 frames-per-second on Xbox 360364,8054.5
GTA Online Capture Creator releasing on April 11th314,4594.4
Game of Thrones Season 4 premiere free now on XBL263,6254.5
AirMech Arena slated to land on Xbox 360 this summer294,1904.7
Titanfall Xbox 360 gameplay videos & screens emerge, see them here414,7954.5
Spencer: Xbox can do for MS what iPod did for Apple324,3664.6
Multiplayer hijinks, new map join Goat Simulator in May293,9524.6
EA Sports UFC receives new gameplay trailer343,0384.4
Battlefield 4 loadout presets arrives on April 8th253,0194.6
Xbox One YouTube app to allow direct video uploads373,5454.5
Xbox Head Phil Spencer talks about Xbox One launch in video interview313,7684.3
Pure Chess coming to PS4 this April292,4784.3
Van Helsing 2 delayed until May 22nd142,2134.6
The Simpsons features Minecraft style intro395,6784.3
Xbox One April update change list sneaks out of private forums416,6854.4
Microsoft is thinking about Xbox 360 emulation on the Xbox One556,9514.3
RBI BaseBall 14 begins rounding bases on XBLA on April 9th444,1144.8
Watch Dogs PC specs released4737,5114.6
Resistance MP servers going offline for good on April 8th3734,6154.3
Start menu due to make much awaited return in Windows 8.1 update5635,3934.7
GameSpy finally fading into the dark on May 315342,0793.7
Xbox One due to get external data storage support - Major Nelson6936,6293.8
Doom beta is PS4, Xbox One and PC-only3335,1154.2
Battlefield 4's Megalodon finally surfaces in Naval Strike expansion4035,9614.5
Minecraft reaches 12 million sold on Xbox 3605935,1024.5
Microsoft crediting players for March Xbox Live outage6439,9764.4
Xbox password flaw exposed by five-year-old boy11545,5954.6
Final Fantasy XIV PS4 enters second beta test phase253,1234.2
Family Guy: The Quest releasing April 10th445,5244.1
Trials Fusion beta client updated, optimized for lower hardware253,0204.7
Titanfall on the Xbox 360 confirmed to have 1 gig update at launch393,6044.5
Microsoft tech demo shows off power of Xbox One’s cloud335,2874.5
Titanfall now features improved matchmaking322,5904.7
Minecraft PS3 and Xbox 360 update 15 details396,9754.3
New details on Xbox One's April OS update304,9904.5
Xbox One's online DRM "could have been fine", says Xbox co-creator423,9934.5
Xbox Live service alert - Marketplace purchases affected303,5314.7
Xbox One performance catching up to PS4, Oddworld creator says363,8724.4
Tentacles: Enter the Mind announced for Windows devices283,1554.6
Zombie Studios' Daylight delayed until April 29th342,9694.5
CoD: Ghosts receives 2 gig update alongside Devastation525,5804.7
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor making landfall this October323,5594.5
GTA: Online to get Heists this spring, supposedly746,5224.4
Amazon reveals and releases Amazon Fire TV373,2254.6
PS4 reputation system reportedly under consideration363,2004.5
GTA 5 iFruit now out on Vita413,5324.7
South Park The Stick of Truth's Samurai Spaceman DLC released to all483,3734.6
Former Microsoft employee pleads guilty of leaking Win8 trade secrets494,5444.5
GTA Online soundtrack to receive new songs – sampler inside615,4174.4
CoD: Ghosts 'Extinction' trailer shows Extinction 'Mayday' level464,2844.7
Killzone Shadow Fall's first paid DLC 'Insurgent Pack' released322,1744.7
Twitch Xbox One numbers: 108K broadcasters in the first week412,6284.6
Xbox 360 system update released457,8194.5
Ragnarok Odyssey ACE has arrived312,5984.7
The Wolf Among Us Episode 3: A Crooked Mile gets teaser trailer352,8374.7
Xbox One updates roll outs today475,6534.5
Gameboy Mega Man roars on to 3DS this May432,7774.7
Warface nets 25 million registered users584,6304.6


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