The El33tonline Friday News Wrap for May 16th, 2014

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Catch up on our latest headlines with the El33tonline Friday News Wrap for May 16th, 2014!

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Pre-W33kend Post:

- El33t’s Pre-W33kend Post: Back to reality… with Princesses, Puppeteers and Mario parties (Read More)

El33tonline Reviews:

- Mario Kart 8 (Read More)

- LEGO: The Hobbit (Read More)

- Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl (Read More)

- Child of Light (Read More)

- Kirby Triple Deluxe (Read More)

- Mario Golf World Tour (Read More)

El33tonline Features:

- Fr33-to-Play Friday: ARMA: Cold War Assault (Read More)

- Interview: Exclusive Blazin’ Aces Q&A with designer Duncan Bell discusses mobile development and homegrown talent (Read More)

- Opinion: 9 ways that Sony and developers can improve Remote Play (Read More)

- Opinion: Why roguelikes have become so popular, despite their barrier to entry (Read More)

- An El33t P33k at… Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty, a from-the-ground-up remake of Abe’s Oddysee (Read More)

- 10 Things You Need To Know About… Sportsfriends, a compendium of local multiplayer delights (Read More)


- El33t’s Question of the Day: Do you chase your friends’ leaderboards in games? (Read More)

- El33t’s Question of the Day: El33t’s Question of the Day: How many times have you replayed your favourite game? (Read More)

The Week’s Biggest News:

- Microsoft advertises new $399 Xbox One without Kinect (Read More)

- 50 EA titles losing online support at the end of June, full list inside (Read More)

- Far Cry 4 announced with November 2014 release date (Read More)

- Halo 5: Guardians revealed for Xbox One (Read More)

Today’s News:

- April 2014 NPD: PS4 continues dominance over Xbox One as Titanfall scoops No. 1 (Read More)

- Todd Howard: “It’s going to be a little while” before we hear about Bethesda’s next game (Read More)

- Get over $20 worth of Android games for free with Amazon Coins promotion (Read More)

- Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited dated for Europe (Read More)

- Watch Dogs is the most pre-ordered new IP in Ubisoft’s history, other milestones detailed (Read More)

- Major Rayman Fiesta Run update now available, adds new levels, costumes and more (Read More)

Trailers and Screenshots:

- Trailer: Spectacular new DriveClub gameplay footage showcases India and Chile regions (Read More)

- Trailer: Battlefield 4 Dragon’s Teeth and Final Stand DLC shown in latest trailer (Read More)

- Concept Art: First Halo 5 Guardians concept art reveals a strange alien world (Read More)

Which headlines caught your eye today?

- Catch up with Monday‘s headlines over here.

- Read over Tuesday‘s headlines and highlights over here.

- Find out what happened on Wednesday with the headlines over here.

- Get up to speed with Thursday‘s headlines over here.