Day: 12/12/2013

PS4 system update 1.52 available now, improves system stability


By: Eddie Makuch Sony today released PlayStation 4 system update 1.52, which promises to improve system software stability. The firmware update can be manually downloaded via the Settings menu. Users can also set their systems to automatically download updates by enabling Automatic Downloads. Competitor Microsoft yesterday released a firmware update for the Xbox One, which addressed various SmartGlass, operating system, and matchmaking issues. The PS4 has sold more than 2.1 million consoles around the world, and is now neck-and-neck with the Xbox []

The Elder Scrolls Online Xbox One and PS4 release date is two months after PC


By: Martin Gaston Upcoming MMO The Elder Scrolls Online will be released for PC and Mac on April 4, 2014, Bethesda has announced. The Elder Scrolls Online will also be coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4, the company added, but not until June 2014. Alongside the announcement, Bethesda released a new trailer for the upcoming subscription-based game, highlighting the conflict between The Elder Scrolls Online’s three factions and the massive PvP battles that follow. Invites for the game’s secretive closed beta []

Christmas DLC coming to Borderlands 2 next week


By: Martin Gaston A third Headhunter DLC pack for Borderlands 2, How Marcus Saved Mercenary Day, will be released on December 17. The DLC will be released across all of the game’s platforms–PC, Mac, Xbox 360, and PS3–for $2.99/£2.39/€2.99, and will contain a Christmassy mission alongside an unlockable head and skin for each character. The new mission is set in a town called Gingerton, which is nestled snugly in the snowy area of Frost Bottom. The area also features a carol-singing bandit, []