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The El33tonline Friday News Wrap for January 10th, 2014

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Catch up on today’s headlines with our latest news round-up below!

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The Biggest News of the Week:

Evolve announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC by Left 4 Dead developer, Turtle Rock (Read More)

– An El33t P33k at… Outrise, “multiplayer Shadow Of The Colossus meets Left 4 Dead” (Read More)

– The Fear is Real: Alien: Isolation announced with trailers, screens and story details (Read More)

PlayStation Now streaming service to deliver older PlayStation games to your PS4 and PS3 in 2014 (Read More)

PlayStation 4 sold over 4.2 million units in 2013 (Read More)

Xbox One sales hit 3 million in 2013 (Read More)

Report: China’s ban on the sale of game consoles has temporarily been lifted (Read More)

– Fans disappointed that Titanfall player count is fixed at 6v6, but is that really too low? (Read More)


Community:

El33t’s Question of the Day: Which older games do you most want to stream and play on PS4 and Xbox One? (Read More)


Today’s News:

– Bungie’s Joe Staten returns to Microsoft amongst talent shifts at 343 Industries (Read More)

– Would you play Mafia 3? 2K Czech has been consolidated with project progress unknown (Read More)

– 2014 Game Developers Choice Awards nominees list lead by Gone Home, The Last of Us (Read More)

– In just 30 days, PS4 outsold Xbox 360 in the UK in 2013, but 3DS reigned supreme (Read More)

Yoshi’s New Island dated for North America (Read More)

Nintendo: “3DS is a powerhouse,” hardware sales rocket in 2013 in the US (Read More)

December PSN charts released for North America and Europe, Minecraft and Battlefield 4 dominate (Read More)

European Nintendo eShop Update for January 9th: Contra III, Mario Bros. (Read More)


Trailers and Screenshots:

Trailer / Screenshots: OlliOlli rolls onto PS Vita later this month, new trailer and screens inside (Read More)

Trailer / Screenshots: Battle Supremacy from Sky Gamblers studio out now on iOS, trailer and screens inside (Read More)

Trailer: 10 minutes of off-screen inFamous: Second Son footage continues to impress (Read More)

Trailer: Plants VS Zombies: Garden Warfare gameplay showcases 24 player madness on Xbox 360 (Read More)

Screenshots: Fearsome Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 screens reveal Dracula’s dragon form (Read More)

Screenshots: King Dedede wields his massive mallet in new Super Smash Bros. screens (Read More)

Concept Art: First Halo concept art reveals new location that “features prominently” in Xbox One game (Read More)


Our Sources Tell Us…

Titanfall maps can be packed with nearly 50 combatants including AI, players and Titans (Polygon)

– 2014 Writers Guild Awards video game nominees announced (Joystiq)

– Interview: Arkane Studios on expanding in 2014 (Develop Online)

– The bitter end to a desperate eSports gamble (Polygon)

Capcom: Xbox One and PS4 games are “eight to ten times” more work than current gen (OXM)


Which headlines caught your eye today?


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