As always, there have been a lot of news in the gaming industry this week. We have compiled a list of the top ten news items for this week so there is no need for you to search back to find the gaming news you want to hear.
1.) Rockstar teases next GTA online racing update:
Its time to get your helmets on, Rockstar has teased the next GTA Online free update, showcasing Tron-style racing bikes, offering brand new races focused on the arcade format of power-ups to get ahead of your opponents, all whilst bathed in a neon glow. View the rest of the article here.
2.) A New Final Fantasy XV MMO Game for mobile has been announced:
The developer of Game of War Machine Zone and Square Enix announced that an all new MMO mobile game for Square Enix's next Iteration in the Final Fantasy series, Final Fantasy XV, was in development. View the rest of the article here.
3.) Latest Skyrim Special Edition patch has major issues on all platforms:
Many users have reported that the new Skyrim Special Edition patch 1.1 is causing freezing and crashes on all platforms. View the rest of the article here. Please note that a BETA patch has been released on PC to try to fix this issue since the article was written.
4.) Watch Dogs 2 has gotten a new launch trailer:
A launch trailer for Watch Dogs 2 is now available, and it looks awesome. View the rest of the article here. Also note that some people have been getting copies of Watch Dogs 2 early.
5.) It was announced that early Warcraft games wont be getting remade:
Warcraft and Warcraft 2 won't be getting the same treatment as the original Diablo, according to company co-founder Frank Pearce during a Q&A panel at Blizzcon this past weekend. View the rest of the article here.
6.) Firewatch has got a big new update:
Popular indie video game Firewatch has received a free new update containing an Open World mode and new graphical changes for Playstation Pro owners. View the rest of the article here.
7.) The Division is getting new survival mode DLC:
The Division really was a hyped up game and, after an average launch and a slow fade into the unfortunately realms of forgetfulness, it appears that Ubisoft has decided to add something that could really reinvigorate the game: Survival Mode. View the rest of the article here.
8.) Nintendo have said that they are ending production on the WiiU:
Nintendo has announced that the WiiU will end production soon, meaning that no more of the console will be made. View the rest of the article here.
9.) Xbox are adding more backwards compatibility titles to the Xbox One:
Xbox One has been slowly making the push for backwards comparability and, after a tweet from Xbox Head Phil Spencer, he has revealed that November is looking to be a great month of Xbox One Backwards Compatibility. You can view the two articles here and here.
10.) Nintendo is struggling to keep up with demand for the NES Classic:
After recent shortages at major retailers, Nintendo has said that they are working hard to keep up with demand for the NES Classic Edition. View the rest of the article here.
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