Rocksmith 2014 Edition promises to be the fastest way to learn guitar…and they ain’t wrong. Well now you can continue to learn the way of the axe by picking up the latest downloadable content, that of which focuses on mega-band Kiss!

Following up on the success of the initial Jackbox Party Pack, JPP2 brings five brand new party titles to your console. Fibbage, Earwax, Bidiots, Quiplash XL and Bomb Corp are all present

"Last week’s Xbox Live Deals With Gold sale was more than a tad disappointing. Surely the deals that come with the Xbox Live Deals With Gold sale for 13th-19th Oct 2015 fair a little better?"

This article is brought to you by No flames, just games. Call of Duty: Black Ops III has an interesting release pattern for its campaign.

Check out this article and everything else on AllPlatformGaming! New details have surfaced regarding the season pass for Star Wars Battlefront as well as three new multiplayer modes.

"From the 13th October 2015, new tracks will be arriving in the Rock Band Music Store with Alabama Shakes, Breaking Benjamin, Death From Above 1979 and The Pretty Reckless all getting involved. All tracks will cost $1.99 (I guess we’re looking at around £1.49 each)."

P.T.-inspired indie game Allison Road has had the plug pulled on its Kickstarter campaign. But don’t worry too much, developer Team17 have opted to partner with developer Lilith to publish the game instead.

"Data miners continue to pore over every single file, piece of code and hidden piece of data locked tight within the confines of the PC version of Hideo Kojima’s final Metal Gear Solid game for Konami. The efforts and labor of said data miners has not been without merit, for they have discovered a plethora of informational sweets in Metal Gear Solid V that fans might find enticing."

Gamers will get an extra day to fight in the trenches of Star Wars Battlefront, EA has announced. The four-day beta, which was originally slated for October 8th through the 12th, will now extend to Tuesday, October 13th for additional testing.

In this weeks video podcast we discuss the Star Wars Battlefront negative criticism, Click-bait stories by publications such as Polygon, Shovel Knight physical edition being cancelled on Xbox One, Battlefield Hardline coming to EA Access next week and Far Cry it just a reskin? As well as and what we've been playing. All this and more on this weeks show.

It may come with a strange name that hardly rolls off the tongue, and it may be appearing on the Xbox One Games Store as one of those titles that go right under the radar, but Rock ‘N’ Racing Off Road DX will surely entertain the fans who continue to hark back a few decades on the look out for a new arcade racer.

"During this year’s CitizenCon there was a flood of new information and media assets made available to the public for the upcoming space simulator, Star Citizen. Part of the flood of assets included new videos and interviews for the single-player story campaign, Squadron 42."

The Russian gaming network GameNet is hosting Black Desert in its private servers, making it available worldwide with no access restrictions. The free open beta is starting tomorrow around 06:00 GMT.

Available right now for free, Battle Islands does however come equipped with a whole host of paid downloadable packs that will no doubt make your life a little easier. It’s a strategic affair that will see you trying to hold your own as your crack troops battle it out with a ton of enemy forces.

It was just under two years ago that LEGO Marvel Superheroes made its adorable debut, boasting nearly every Marvel comic book character under the sun in its enormous roster, super or otherwise. By contrast, next year’s LEGO Marvel’s Avengers will star the most familiar faces of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and then some along with its biggest moments.

Showcasing key cinematic moments from Marvel’s The Avengers and Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, the trailer below also shows of content based on further Marvel Studios blockbuster films, including Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger, Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World and Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Game Of Thrones, Iron Man 2 and Despicable Me 2 composer, Bobby Tahouri, has been named as the man to score Rise Of The Tomb Raider‘s music. In the announcement on the Xbox Wire blog, Tahouri said the following:

Superbeat: Xonic, a rhythm game helmed by many of the same people as the cult DJMax series, is scheduled for a North American release exclusively on PS Vita this fall. Besides a standard digital release, the game will also have two limited editions at launch exclusively via PM Studios’ web store, which is currently offline, but will likely be reopened closer to launch.

Marvel Battlegrounds will be the latest Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 and the first to introduce four-player co-op to the series, Disney Interactive has announced. Designed in the style of an arcade brawler, the set will feature a new plot line with all your favorite big screen Avengers.

"With the #TracklistTuesday campaign having run for a good few months, either we’re a little early to the party this time round, or Tuesday has just morphed into Friday. Whichever it is, the latest tracks for the upcoming Guitar Hero Live bring about some classics…classics that have appeared in previous games no less."

There's an award winning RPG heading towards Xbox One and PS4 - want to know more about its release date and pre-order bonuses? There's a fair old bit to get involved in with DLC a plenty becoming available

When a giant meteorite hits Earth, spreading destruction and chaos to the streets, there’s only one thing to do…rescue each and every civilian from the danger they are in. Just a shame that huge meteorite brings with it a ton of Kaiju monsters too!

After already being available for download on nearly every gaming device you can buy, Shovel Knight is finally getting the retail edition that developer Yacht Club Games promised this holiday season. It will, however, come with a number of new surprises and even a few disappointments, the studio has revealed.

"Laura’s V-Trigger, Spark Show, activates her electrical abilities. By electrifying herself Laura’s projectile flies much farther, and many of her attacks deal an increased amount of hit stun. Spark Show can also be combined with Linear Movement to cover more ground as she moves in and out of her opponent’s range."

Love them or loathe them, beta tests are only becoming a more important part of the development process as the years roll on. For online juggernauts such as Destiny, Evolve and now Treyarch’s Call of Duty: Black Ops III, the pre-emptive vertical slice allows developers to stress test various gameplay systems and servers, before collating the results and pinpointing any potential flaws or bugs. At least, that’s the idea.