New Retail Releases
The Video Game Librarian Pick of the Week is Batman: Arkham Knight (PS4, Xbox One), the finale of Rocksteady’s Batman: Arkham. Following up on the critically-acclaimed (and very popular) Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City, Arkham Knight follows Batman as he battles an army of supervillains led by Scarecrow.
Other New Retail Releases
- Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward (PC, PS4, PS3)
- Final Fantasy XIV: The Complete Experience (PC, PS4, PS3)
- Ride (PS4, Xbox One)
New Release Round-Up For Downloadable Games
- Nintendo Download: Art Academy: Home Studio, Star Fox Command, Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time, more
- PlayStation Store: Batman: Arkham Knight, Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition, PlanetSide 2, more
- Xbox Games Store (Wednesday): Batman: Arkham Knight, Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition, Tales From the Borderlands: Catch A Ride
- Xbox Games Store (Friday): Q
New Game Announcements
- A few weeks after the launch of the first one, Slightly Mad has announced Project CARS 2.
- Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance will be released exclusively for the PS4 on October 6.
- The Predator will be added to Mortal Kombat X in July.
- Super Mario Maker will include 100 pre-built courses, more than any previous Mario game.
- Nintendo has rescheduled North America’s first Splatoon Splatfest for July 4.
- The DriveClub: PlayStation Plus Edition was finally released.
- Treyarch will unveil Call of Duty: Black Ops III Zombies Mode at Comic-Con in July.
- Splatoon has sold over one million copies worldwide.
- A PlayStation 4 console with 1 TB hard drive will soon be available in Europe.
- Active development on Phantom Dust 2 has ceased and its probably been canceled.
- You can now buy “Retro Classics” through GameStop‘s website.
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