No, that’s not a typo. Welcome to the Weekly Warp-Up, your weekly wrap-up of the biggest and the best articles posted at Warp Zoned this week…
Catch ’em all again this Fall as Nintendo and The Pokemon Company announced Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon for the 3DS earlier this week. We don’t know much about the next pair of Pokemon games, but we do they’ll be released this Fall.
In the more immediate future, Tom Clancy’s The Division will be available on store shelves in nine days, so we made sure to test the recent Open Beta.
Finally this week, the latest Kickstart This! column shines a spotlight on Need To Know, Essence: The Resurrection, and A Place for the Unwilling.
More news from the week that was can be found after the break.
New Game Announcements
- Escape from a procedurally-generated cult early next year in The Church In the Darkness.
- Neverending Nightmares will be released for the PS4 and Vita this Spring.
- Capcom will re-release Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil 5, and Resident Evil 6 for the PS4 and Xbox One this year.
- Kevin Smith has launched a crowdfunding campaign for Jay and Silent Bob: Chronic Blunt Punch.
- Fire Emblem Fates becomes the fastest-selling game in the franchise in the US.
- Psyonix will add the Batmobile to Rocket League on March 8.
- If you pre-order Doom (2016) through the Xbox Games Store, you’ll get Doom (1994) and Doom II: Hell On Earth for free.
- Bethesda will release the modding tools for Fallout 4 on PC in April.
- Tom Happ says Axiom Verge is “really, really close” to its Vita launch.
- Dark Souls III – “True Colors”
- Far Cry: Primal – “Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer”
- The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD – “GameCube/Wii U Comparison”
- Killer Instinct Season 3 – “The Arbiter”
Rumor Has It
- Take-Two Interactive‘s CEO said, “We will be [at E3 2016] in a big way.”
- Bethesda has three unannounced projects in the works that are “big and crazy.”
New Release Round-Up
- Retail Releases: Far Cry: Primal, Mega Man Legacy Collection, Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2, more
- Nintendo Download: Pokemon Blue/Red/Yellow, Mega Man Legacy Collection, Return to PoPoLoCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale, more
- PlayStation Store: Far Cry: Primal, Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2, Hitman Go: Definitive Edition, more
- Xbox Games Store (Wednesday): Far Cry: Primal, Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2, The Walking Dead: Michonne, more
- Xbox Games Store (Friday): Tiny Troopers Joint Ops, The Solus Project (Game Preview)
- Next Week’s Retail Releases: The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD, Mortal Kombat XL, Far Cry: Primal (PC), more