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…
Whatever your feelings are about the game’s rather generic boxart, I’m just happy id Software’s Doom finally has an official release date. The first person shooter will be available on May 13 in a standard edition and a spiffy Collector’s Edition, and you can see it in action in a brand new Campaign Trailer. Conan O’Brien also got to spend a little time with Doom during his latest Clueless Gamer segment, where he was joined by Von Miller, Josh Norman, and Marshawn Lynch.
On the subject of Super Bowl 50, EA Sports and Madden NFL 16 are predicting that the Panthers will beat Broncos in the final seconds of the Big Game today.
More news from the past seven days can be found after the break.
New Game Announcements
- Kholat will hike its way onto the PS4 on March 8.
- WB Games and TT Games will release Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens on June 28.
- Sony will release a special Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End PS4 bundle this April.
- Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst will get a Closed Beta sometime in a near future.
- Grand Kingdom will be released on June 21 in a Limited and Edition and a Launch Edition.
- The Witness has sold over 100,000 copies so far and an Xbox One version is “under serious consideration.”
- First Call of Duty: Black Ops III DLC, Awakening, is now available to download for PS4.
- Final Fantasy XV‘s release date will be announced on March 30.
- Everybody dance! “Get Lucky” is now available to download for Rock Band 4.
- The World Video Game Hall of Fame is now seeking nominations for their Class of 2016.
- Superhot will be released for the PC on February 25 and the Xbox One in March.
- Bayonetta and Corrin were added to Super Smash Bros. For 3DS/Wii U this week.
- The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD – “Enhancements Trailer”
- Final Fantasy XV – “Gameplay Trailer”
- Killer Instinct Season 3 – “Kim Wu” / “The Arbiter”
Rumor Has It
- Mother 3 (AKA EarthBound 2) might finally be released in the US and Europe this year.
New Release Round-Up
- Retail Releases: XCOM 2, Gravity Rush Remastered, Megadimension Neptunia VII, more
- Nintendo Download: Resident Evil 4 Wii Edition, Shutshimi, Typoman demo, more
- PlayStation Store: Gravity Rush Remastered, Crypt of the NecroDancer, Megadimension Neptunia VII, more
- Xbox Games Store (Wednesday): Cobalt, Fortified
- Xbox Games Store (Friday): Marvel Puzzle Quest, Dad Beat Dads, Krinkle Krusher, more
- Next Week’s Retail Releases: Unravel, Assassin’s Creed Chronicles, Dying Light: The Following, more