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Sony have finally officially confirmed the Last Of Us for PS4. It’ll be releasing for full RRP in Winter of this year. They’re aiming for 1080p and 60FPS. It’ll feature higher resolution character models, improved shadows and lighting and other smaller gameplay improvements. It’ll increase in-game cinematic commentary and will also include the Abandoned Territories map pack, Reclaimed Territories map pack and the Left Behind single-played downloadable content. Sony have announced a bunch of preorder bonuses for both the digital and physical copies.
The latest Nintendo Direct has revealed that Super Smash Bros will release on the 3DS in Winter and in Summer on the Wii U. Zero Suit Samus, Sheik, Yoshi, Charizard and Greninja were all to be confirmed to be joining the fight. The game will be taken into an online space that hasn’t been touched by a Nintendo title.
2K have announced that Borderlands: The pre-sequel will be coming to the PS3, 360 and PC. The game will take place on the moon and the story will take place between the first and second game. It’s being developed at 2K Australia and will release later in the year.
Sony Online Entertainment have lifted the lid on a brand new Zombie MMO. It is called H1Z1 and will release on Steam Early access in the next few weeks and will come to PS4 at a later time. The game is inspired by Day Z.
Marvel released a teaser trailer for Disney Infinity 2.0. The most pleasing thing about the trailer was the fact that Captain America’s shield was featured revealing that Marvel Super Heroes would be joining the roster.