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Darksiders, Darksiders II, and Assassin’s Creed Revelations Added to Xbox One’s Backward Compatibility Library

Today, Xbox’s Larry Hryb announced via Twitter that Darksiders, Darksiders II, and Assassin’s Creed Revelations are all now available on Xbox One via Backward Compatibility. …Read More The post Darksiders, Darksiders II, and Assassin’s Creed Revelations Added to Xbox One’s Backward Compatibility Library by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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The Town of Light and Victor Vran: Overkill Edition Coming to PS4

[embedded content] THQ Nordic and Wired Productions has just announced a new partnership that will see action RPG Victor Vran and critically-acclaimed first-person psychological thriller The Town of Light come to the PlayStation 4 through both retail and digital release later this year. Both titles will receive numerous enhancements for their release on the PS4 and other platforms. Victor Vran: Overkill Edition will receive visual enhancements and two new content expansions called Fractured Worlds and Motörhead: Through the Ages while The Town of Light will get new puzzles, additional story elements, reworked voiceovers, more interactive elements, graphical upgrades, and a reworked UI. Trailers for both games were released to show off a bit of their stories and gameplay. No exact release dates have been announced for either title but they’re scheduled to come out something in late Spring 2017. [embedded content] READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!

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The Dwarves Gets New Update Adding Three New Games Modes and More

Today, developer KING Art Games and publisher THQ Nordic announced that its strategy RPG, The Dwarves, has received a “major update,” adding a new gameplay experience referred to as “Challenges.” …Read More The post The Dwarves Gets New Update Adding Three New Games Modes and More by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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This Is the Police Gets New Trailer Ahead of PS4 and Xbox One Release on March 22nd

Today, developer Weappy Studio and publisher THQ Nordic released a new trailer for its strategy/adventure game, This Is the Police, which after launch on PC, Mac, and Linux last year, is set to make it’s console (PS4 …Read More The post This Is the Police Gets New Trailer Ahead of PS4 and Xbox One Release on March 22nd by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

THQ Nordic Announces Sine Mora EX for Consoles and PC, Delays Open-World RPG Elex

In a press release announcing its PAX East 2017 lineup, THQ Nordic has revealed that it’ll be releasing an extended version of Sine Mora, aptly titled Sine Mora EX. The horizontal shoot’em up, which is heading to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC this summer, has been described as follows: The extended version provides a unique challenge where time is the ultimate factor. It is a gorgeous shoot’em up that offers a Story Mode which weaves an over-the-top tale and an Arcade Mode that provides deep, satisfying gameplay to challenge genre fans. In the same press release, we noticed some delays as well. Open-world RPG, ELEX, will now release in Q3 2017 and strategy adventure game, This Is The Police, is now set for March 22 this year. However, recently announced Lock’s Quest is on course for an April 25 release and RPG Battle Chasers: Nightwar will also be out sometime this year. All the aforementioned titles will be playable at PAX East, which will be held from March 10 to 12 in Boston. (Note: the image above is from Sine Mora. Screenshots of the extended version aren’t available at this time) READ FULL STORY AT PLAYSTATIONLIFESTYLE!

de Blob

THQ Nordic Announces Sine Mora EX for PC, PS4, and Xbox One, as well as de Blob for PC

Today, THQ Nordic announced Sine Mora EX for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The game, which is due sometime this summer, is said to be an extended extended version of the 2012 horizontal shoot ’em up developed …Read More The post THQ Nordic Announces Sine Mora EX for PC, PS4, and Xbox One, as well as de Blob for PC by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

Baja: Edge of Control

Baja: Edge of Control HD Announced for PS4 & Xbox One

A remastered version of the 2008 PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 title, Baja: Edge of Control HD is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Q2 2017, THQ Nordic announced today. With the remaster, you’ll find higher frame-rates, better textures, increased details, improved control, an improved user interface, an easier career start, and improved rendering tech for shadows, lighting, and dust effects. It will also include 4K PS4 Pro support. In addition to four-player split-screen and online multiplayer, dozens of vehicles, nine open worlds, and free-roaming gameplay, here’s what else to expect from Baja: Edge of Control HD: Baja: Edge of Control HD is the carefully remastered version of the original off-road racer from 2008 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. This truly unique game contains more than 1,000 miles of the toughest terrain Mother Nature has to offer, including the steepest mountains, thickest mud and deepest canyons known to man. Only the HD version features much crisper and more detailed visuals running at super smooth framerates in up to 4K screen resolution. With countless sponsored vehicles in eight classes, including Trophy Trucks, 4x4s and buggies, Baja: Edge of Control HD features a full array of upgradeable options with hundreds of authentic parts READ FULL…

Baja: Edge of Control HD

Baja: Edge of Control HD Announced for PS4 and Xbox One; Coming Q2 2017

Today, THQ Nordic announced the release of another updated 2008 title, Baja: Edge of Control HD, which originally released for PS3 and Xbox 360, and now has been remastered for PS4 and Xbox One with 4K compatibility, …Read More The post Baja: Edge of Control HD Announced for PS4 and Xbox One; Coming Q2 2017 by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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For Honor Tops the UK Sales Charts for Second Straight Week

The 8th week of the 2017 UK Sales Charts are in, and like the 7th week, Ubisoft’s new IP, For Honor, is top dog, holding off Creative Assembly and 343 Industries’ Halo Wars 2. …Read More The post For Honor Tops the UK Sales Charts for Second Straight Week by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

Digital Continue

Lock’s Quest Remaster Coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC Sometime in April

Today, publisher THQ Nordic and New York City-based developer Digital Continue announced that 2008 Nintendo DS real-time strategy game Lock’s Quest is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC, sometime this April. …Read More The post Lock’s Quest Remaster Coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC Sometime in April by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

DS Game Lock’s Quest Is Coming to PS4, Xbox One & PC in April 2017

[embedded content] THQ Nordic announced today that a remastered version of Lock’s Quest for Nintendo DS is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in April 2017. Developed by Digital Continue, the new version of Lock’s Quest includes fully remastered music, a new progression system where new turrets are automatically unlocked at specific story points, new Antonia Defense Battles featuring a new map, remapped controls, a revamped UI with new GUI art, and improved character portraits. THQ Nordic’s Reinhard Pollice said, “We had the great opportunity to work with people from the original development team of Lock’s Quest, and things clicked right off the bat. It is one of those hidden gems and a fan-favourite, so when things fell into place, we quickly decided to do this.” Digital Continue’s Joseph Tringali adds that the pixel style “translates well to console, and we were fortunate to include many high-resolution assets that weren’t in the original.” Described in the trailer as “tower defense meets RTS, RPG, and pure action,” here’s what you need to know about Lock’s Quest: In this remastered version of the critically acclaimed 2008 Nintendo DS-Game, you play as Lock, a boy who stumbles upon an invasion of his Village, which triggers a wider…

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This Is the Police Coming to PS4 and Xbox One on March 22, 2017

Today, developer Weappy Studio and publisher THQ Nordic announced that their strategy/adventure game, This Is the Police, is set to finally arrive on PS4 and Xbox One, both at retail and digitally, on March 22, 2017. …Read More The post This Is the Police Coming to PS4 and Xbox One on March 22, 2017 by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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Stuntman: Ignition Rated for PS4 by PEGI

The Pan European Game Information (PEGI) board has rated Stuntman: Ignition for PS4. For those that don’t know: Stuntman: Ignition is the sequel to Stuntman that released for Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, and mobile devices back in …Read More The post Stuntman: Ignition Rated for PS4 by PEGI by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

DLC & Patches

The Dwarves Update Today Greatly Reduces Loading Times & Restart Times on PS4

Improving performance, frame-rate, load times, restart times, and more, a new The Dwarves update was released today for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC by developer King Art Games. As the patch notes show, PS4 players can expect much faster loading times between scenes, up to 75% faster restart times, bug fixes, and performance improvements: PlayStation 4 Decreased loading times between different scenes (the game loads most scenes at least twice as fast) Decreased restart times in battles (65-75% faster restart times) Improved performance through better audio playback handling Removed framerate stutters due to audio processing in combat Fixed an error in battle of Mifurdania Fixed an error in the Golem battle Fixed “Greater Healing Potion” Improved performance in Toboribor Improved moving on the worldmap Fixed an error in portrait icons Xbox One Decreased loading times between different scenes (the game loads most scenes at least twice as fast) Decreased restart times in battles (65-75% faster restart times) Fixed an error in battle of Mifurdania Fixed an error in the Golem battle Fixed “Greater Healing Potion” PC Removed framerate stutters due to audio processing in combat Decreased loading times between different scenes Decreased restart times in battles Fixed an error in READ FULL…