Latest videogame news as of 20:52 on 4th August 2015

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New in the last 5 minutes

The new Humble Mobile Bundle will scratch that Warhammer gaming itch   Pocket Gamer - 20:49

In the last 10 minutes

Destiny: your Ghost will be voiced by Uncharted’s Nolan North in The Taken King   VG247 - 20:44

In the last half-hour

Gamescom 2015: Cities: Skylines coming to Xbox One alongside other lovely indie titles   VG247 - 20:33
Destiny: you can’t upgrade Year One Legendaries in The Taken King   VG247 - 20:26

In the last hour

Halo World Championship announced, prize pool starts at $1 million   VG247 - 20:03

In the last 2 hours

Battlefield Hardline Robbery DLC revealed – is all about heisting   VG247 - 19:34
More features coming to Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition beta this fall   VG247 - 19:11
Press X to catch up to your buddies in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 campaign   GamesRadar - 19:10
Halo 5 gamescom 2015 trailer is the Combat Evolved of today   VG247 - 19:07
Here’s a closer look at the snazzy Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition 1TB Bundle   VG247 - 18:55

In the last 4 hours

Rainbow Six Siege gamescom 2015 trailer shows new harbour map   VG247 - 18:44
Gamescom 2015: FIFA 16 Xbox One bundles come in 1TB or 500GB, demo out first on Xbox   VG247 - 18:39
Forza Horizon 2 players get a free car pack today   VG247 - 18:29
Gamescom 2015: Forza 6 trailer shows night races and rain physics   VG247 - 18:24
£450 Halo 5 Pink Mist Edition has an actual Needler gun   Eurogamer.net - 18:20
Bungie ditches Destiny's Dinklage dialogue for Nolan North   Eurogamer.net - 18:04
First Crackdown 3 gameplay shown, contains 100% destructible environments   VG247 - 17:49
Get your backstab on with Dark Souls 3's first gameplay trailer   GamesRadar - 17:45
There's a limited edition Halo 5: Guardians 1TB Xbox One arriving in October   GamesRadar - 17:30
Rise of the Tomb Raider gameplay footage features actual tombs   Eurogamer.net - 17:14
£450 Halo 5 Limited Edition includes life-size Needler Gun replica   Videogamer.com - 17:11
Skylines, Ark and more indies announced for Xbox One   Eurogamer.net - 17:06
Creative Assembly bringing total Halo Wars 2 to Xbox One and Windows 10   GamesRadar - 17:05
Sonic Dash coming to Angry Birds Epic this month, all new game-changing elements revealed   Pocket Gamer - 17:01
Killer Instinct Season 3 launches March 2016   Videogamer.com - 16:53

In the last 8 hours

Here’s a look at Rise of the Tomb Raider gameplay from gamescom 2015   VG247 - 16:51
Gamescom 2015: our first look at Quantum Break’s on-disc TV series   VG247 - 16:46
New Halo 5 trailer, and it's an eSport now because Microsoft says so   GamesRadar - 16:45
Backwards compatibility comes to Xbox One in November   GamesRadar - 16:45
Halo Wars 2 coming to Xbox One and Windows 10 in autumn 2016   Videogamer.com - 16:38
Homefront: The Revolution sparks a fire and raises fists holiday 2016   GamesRadar - 16:35
Microsoft gamescom 2015: Halo Wars 2, Crackdown 3, more – get all the news here   VG247 - 16:34
Halo Wars 2 confirmed for Xbox One and PC   Eurogamer.net - 16:33
Battletoads' Rash coming to Killer Instinct, Season 3 begins March 2016   GamesRadar - 16:30
Here’s a creepy new We Happy Few trailer from gamescom 2015   VG247 - 16:25
Gamescom 2015: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night cross-play on Xbox One and Windows 10   VG247 - 16:21
This is the Halo 5 Gamescom multiplayer trailer   Videogamer.com - 16:10
Xbox One gets a Chatpad and over-the-air TV recording   GamesRadar - 16:10
New Dark Souls 3 trailer shown at gamescom 2015 and it’s awesome   VG247 - 16:09
FIFA 16 Ultimate Team getting nine new Legends on Xbox One and Xbox 360   Videogamer.com - 16:03
Dark Souls 3 debuts gameplay in new trailer   Eurogamer.net - 16:00
Xbox One backwards compatibility launching in November   Videogamer.com - 15:59
Scalebound is coming to Xbox One in holiday 2016   GamesRadar - 15:55
Ark: Survival Evolved coming to Xbox Game Preview   VG247 - 15:44
Gamescom 2015: future Games with Gold Xbox 360 titles to be backwards compatible   VG247 - 15:43
Xbox One will let you record live TV for free next year   Eurogamer.net - 15:43
Rash from Battletoads is now in Killer Instinct   Eurogamer.net - 15:40
Chat Pad for Xbox One controller releasing in November   VG247 - 15:39
Crackdown 3 launching in 2016, with multiplayer beta scheduled for next summer   Videogamer.com - 15:36
Gamescom 2015: Killer Instinct Season 3 confirmed   VG247 - 15:36
Scalebound reveals first gameplay, four-player co-op   Eurogamer.net - 15:35
Crackdown 3 will offer 100 per cent destructible environments   Eurogamer.net - 15:33
DVR function coming to Xbox One subscription free later this year   VG247 - 15:32
Gamescom 2015: Scalebound release window announced   VG247 - 15:32
Quantum Break release date revealed   Eurogamer.net - 15:20
Gamescom 2015: Quantum Break release date confirmed   VG247 - 15:19
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition doesn't feel new, and that's why it feels good   GamesRadar - 15:05
New Halo 5 Fathom map footage reveals one of the two availible whales   GamesRadar - 14:45
Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power will leave Steam Early Access this month   VG247 - 14:26
Smite developer unveils team shooter Paladins   Eurogamer.net - 14:24
Trine 3 launches proper 20th August   Eurogamer.net - 14:16

In the last 12 hours

Microsoft will likely unveil something called Xbox Elite Series today   VG247 - 12:33
Rocket League is "100 per cent" coming to other platforms   Videogamer.com - 12:14
The hardest part of remastering Gear of War? Getting the multiplayer to 60fps   GamesRadar - 12:05
Gamescom 2015: What May Happen? - The Miller Report   Videogamer.com - 11:45
Final Fantasy 15 teaser features a dog. Internet goes nuts   GamesRadar - 11:40
Dying Light mod tools now support custom models, terrain editing   VG247 - 11:18
Watch a teaser for Final Fantasy 15 gamescom 2015 trailer   VG247 - 10:59
Rise of the Tomb Raider gets its second limited edition poster   Videogamer.com - 10:55
The new Mad Max trailer introduces a freakshow. What sort of a name is Gutgash?   GamesRadar - 10:55
£129 Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller nearly half price at Amazon   Eurogamer.net - 10:31
Destiny weekly reset for August 4, new strikes and Prison of Elders arenas detailed   VG247 - 10:22
Watch the Xbox Gamescom Conference Livestream here - 7AM PDT/3pm GMT   GamesRadar - 10:20
Batman: Arkham Knight gets Photo Mode on PS4 & Xbox One   Videogamer.com - 10:13
Metal Gear Solid 5 PC brought forward to September 1; Metal Gear Online delayed across all platforms   Videogamer.com - 09:45
Xbox One Elite Controller gets huge price cut at Amazon   Videogamer.com - 09:33
Mad Max Stronghold Trailer features Jeet, Gutgash, Pink Eye & Deep Friah   Videogamer.com - 09:26
Watch the Xbox Gamescom press conference live at 3pm BST   Videogamer.com - 09:25

The rest of today's news

Mad Max trailer introduces you to strongholds   VG247 - 08:38
Gamescom: Xbox One press conference liveblog at 4pm ECT today   VG247 - 08:23
3D-printed Arkham Knight suit looks super-awesome   VG247 - 08:06
The 10 coolest things about Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate   VG247 - 07:53
Angry Birds 2 attracts 10M downloads, actor says movie is “smart”, “beautiful”   VG247 - 04:58
Red Ash Kickstarter closes well short of goal   VG247 - 04:02
Smite dev unveils genre mish-mash Paladins   VG247 - 03:55
Take a look at EVE Online VR spin-off Gunjack   VG247 - 03:30
Splatoon August update adds new play modes and weapons, increases level cap   VG247 - 03:18
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain PC system requirements updated   VG247 - 02:28
Rocket League “absolutely, 100% going to other platforms”   VG247 - 02:03
PS Now comes to Vita along with five new games this month   VG247 - 01:41
SnapMap is DOOM’s only modding suite   VG247 - 00:51
What you actually do in No Man’s Sky   VG247 - 00:37

Yesterday

Have a first look at Star Wars Battlefront's Fighter Squadron mode   GamesRadar - 23:30
Red Ash Kickstarter falls $280k short of its goal   Eurogamer.net - 22:06
Here’s a list of every FIFA 16 stadium included in the game   VG247 - 21:49
Dungeons & Dragons movie successfully rolls for initiative   GamesRadar - 21:35
Deadpool would like to discuss your sphincter   GamesRadar - 21:25
Wander through Derek's brain in Zoolander 2 teaser trailer   GamesRadar - 21:15
Robert De Niro fetches Anne Hathaway's coffee in The Intern trailer   GamesRadar - 21:15
Cities will be overrun by open source dinosaurs in Jurassic World 2   GamesRadar - 21:15
GTA Online's Pacific Standard Job gets one last double GTA$ and RP event   GamesRadar - 21:05