Proven News Wrap-Up: 4/5

News, and subsequently news stories, can be very fluid. With all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, sometimes stories will slip through the cracks. Well, the Proven News Wrap-Up is here to fix all that! Below are what we have determined to be the top five stories of the week. Although they are numbered,…

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Removes Microtransactions

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War will be removing all microtransactions. This will stop players from being able to purchase chests with gold, which were bought using real money. The changes will go into place in two stages. First, on May 8, players will longer to be able to purchase gold. Then, on July 17, players will…

Proven News Wrap-Up: 3/23

News, and subsequently news stories, can be very fluid. With all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, sometimes stories will slip through the cracks. Well, the Proven News Wrap-Up is here to fix all that! Below are what we have determined to be the top five stories of the week. Although they are numbered,…

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Announced – Coming September 14th

Square Enix announced Shadow of the Tomb Raider is officially launching simultaneously on September 14th on PS4, X-Box One and PC. According to the press release “Shadow of the Tomb Raider will be unveiled on April 27, 2018. Fans around the world can visit www.TombRaider.com for a chance to play the game and meet the developers at one…

Sega Announces Genensis Classics Collection

In a post on Twitter, Sega has announced the Sega Genesis Classics will be coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on May 29. The collection will feature more than 50 classic games from Sega’s lineup. There will also be new features to some of the games such as Rewind, Mirror Mode, and visual filters.…

Monster Hunter World Update Adding Deviljho

Capcom has announced the first, major, free update coming to Monster Hunter World. Highlighting the list of new content is the addition of Deviljho. Deviljho will arrive on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on March 22. The new Wyvern will give players access to two full armor sets as well as new weapons for each…

Microsoft Announces E3 2018 Venue Plans

In a post to the Xbox Wire, Microsoft has announced their plans for E3 2018. This year, much like EA did two years ago, Microsoft will be leaving the Los Angeles Convention Center and centering its E3 activities at the Microsoft Theatre at LA Live, located across the street. The Microsoft Theatre will host the…

Warner Bros. Announces Injustice 2 Legendary Edition

Warner Bros. has announced that Injustice 2 Legendary Edition will be coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on March 30. The legendary edition of the game includes the following content: All DLC previously released characters(Darkseid, Red Hood, Starfire, Sub-Zero, Black Manta, Raiden, Hellboy, Atom, Enchantress and The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles). Premier skins…

A Way Out Goes Gold

Josef Fares, the founder of Hazelight Studios has announced that their next game, A Way Out has gone gold. The game is set to release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on March 23. #awayout has gone golden. I can't even describe my excitement. Get ready on March 23. — Josef Fares (@josef_fares) February…

Assassin’s Creed Origins Discovery Tour Mode Out Today

Discovery tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt, the new educational tool by Ubisoft is available today for free for all owners of Assassin’s Creed Origins. The mode can also be purchased standalone on PC. Discovery Tour turns Origins into an interactive tool, allowing players to visit historical landmarks such as the Nile Delta, Sand Sea,…

New Biomutant Gameplay Teaser Unveiled

THQ Nordic has released a new gameplay teaser for their upcoming open-world, action-RPG, Biomutant. Although brief, the trailer lends a lot of insight into what players can expect when they get their hands on the game this year. The trailer focuses on two key aspects: traversal and combat. Throughout the course of the video, the…

Xbox One Party Chat Now Available on iOS and Android

In a post to Twitter, Microsoft has announced that Xbox One users can now join an Xbox Live party through iOS and Android devices. Starting today, you can use your iOS and Android mobile devices to start, join, and chat with voice and text in an Xbox Live Party pic.twitter.com/stZVTxKin0 — Larry Hryb (@majornelson) February…

THQ Nordic Acquires Koch Media

THQ Nordic has purchased Koch Media, the owners of titles such as Saints Row, Dead Island, and also publisher Deep Silver, who published Metro Exodus. Along with all of the games that Nordic will acquire, they also have obtained all studios that are under Koch Media media. This includes Volition, the makers of Saints Row and…

The Evil Within 2 Getting First-Person Mode

A new, first-person mode is coming to The Evil Within 2 via a free game update. Players will be able to switch between first and third-person through the pause menu of the game. Along with the new first-person mode, Bethesda is currently offering a free trial of the game that allows players to go through…

South Park: The Stick of Truth Available as Standalone Purchase

Ubisoft has announced that South Park: The Stick of Truth, the predecessor to South Park: The Fractured But Whole is now available for purchase on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. This is the first time the game has been available as a standalone purchase for the current generation of consoles. Check out the trailer for…

Free Overwatch Weekend Coming February 16th

Blizzard has announced that Overwatch will be doing a free-to-play weekend starting on February 16 and running till February 20. The game will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The trial will include the full roster of 26 heroes and 17 maps. Games modes such as Quick Play, Custom Games, and the…

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Gameplay Revealed for Injustice 2

Warner Bros has released the first gameplay footage for the latest DLC characters for Injustice 2, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. As the initial reveal trailer indicated, the turtles will fight as a team, coming in to assist each other throughout the match. The playable turtle will be determined by equipping one of four accessories, sword,…

Red Dead Redemption 2 Coming October 26th

Rockstar has announced that Red Dead Redemption 2 will launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 26. The game was originally set to launch in the fall of 2017 but was delayed to spring 2018. Along with the release date, Rockstar also showed off some new screenshots of the game and said that…

Crazy Taxi and Shadow Warrior Highlight February Games With Gold

Microsoft has announced next month’s lineup of free games coming to Games with Gold. Highlighting the list is the arcade driving game Crazy Taxi, and first-person shooter Shadow Warrior. Check out the full list of games coming next month below: Shadow Warrior: Available February 1 to 28 on Xbox One Assassin’s Creed Chronicles – India:…

New Updates Coming to Star Wars Battlefront II

EA has announced new updates and game modes that will be coming to Star Wars Battlefront II in the coming months. Highlighting the list are a revamped progression system and a new game mode. Although there aren’t a lot of details about the new progression system, EA has said that is has been built on…