"Oh man, talk about a massive bit of awesomeness. Microsoft really wants to repair their relationship with the fans they have left after the whole summer of DRM fiasco from 2013. How are they planning on repairing that relationship? Well, by adding the entire campaign of Halo: ODST to Halo: The Master Chief Collection as a free update."

WRC: The Official Game has just released on Android with 3DS and iOS versions to come in the near future.

The rally racer features 18 teams and 17 drivers from the 2014 championship. Expect to compete across the globe in 13 official rally rounds with 60 official stages.

Evolution Studios have rolled out their most recent 1.09 update for Driveclub which weighs in at around 200MB.

Update 1.09 improves the stability and audio of the game, leaderboard fixes, corrupt challenges fixes, and removes the very annoying never-ending spinning load icons.

"Virtual reality (VR) movies are rapidly growing in popularity just as they are with videogames. While several flimmakers have either released or begun work on 360 degree videos that can be viewed with the likes of the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD), some of the most influential people in the industry are starting to take interest in it. Peter Jackson, the director of The Lord of the Rings trilogy and, more recently, The Hobbit trilogy, is the latest Hollywood name to be tied to the te..."

"For those of you who never lost faith these past eight years, Final Fantasy XV is very much alive and well according to the latest from developer Square Enix’s this weekend’s Jump Festa 2015, along with a new trailer and some fresh new faces."

GG3 writes: "Not content with the Remote Play functionality for Playstation 4 as it is now, some users have taken the connection to a new level. Through some workarounds, it’s possible to run a PS4 remotely through any PC setup."

"Back in October innovative input manufacturers Leap Motion launched a contest for the virtual reality (VR) development community in which the contestants had to create a unique application or videogame making use of both the Leap Motion device and the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD). The contest finalists were subject to public voting and today the winners have been revealed."

"Recently there was a report on the alleged blacklisting of game industry professional Kevin Dent. Dent has been involved in a number of business ventures throughout the interactive entertainment industry, but ended up on the bad side of the media when he made comments certain journalists deemed “sexist” and “creepy”."

"Indie developer Dejobann Games has long been a supporter for virtual reality (VR) technology with its unique skydiving videogame, AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAAA!!!, which was first released in 2009. On PC the title features support for the Oculus Rift head-mounted display (HMD). This month sees the team launch a new version of the mobile edition of the title, specifically designed for use with the Google Cardboard smartphone-based HMD with the help of another studio named Alchemy Labs. The new app..."

Trials Fusion’s Multiplayer will be available to play on PC only until December 22, 10am CET.

Players can sign in with their existing Uplay account to be granted immediate access to Trials Fusion’s online multiplayer component.

The Italian developer, Milestone, have just announced they’re developing Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo, their exclusive new IP due to launch in Autumn 2015 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles.

The PC racing simulation, Assetto Corsa, has finally officially left the Steam early-access programme as its release version 1.0 is now available and just in time for Christmas!

"This month saw the US release of one of the first major virtual reality (VR) consumer head-mounted displays (HMD) in the form of Samsung’s Gear VR. The kit has been available to order as of Monday, 8th December 2014 and will be arriving with VR fans throughout the week. Of course, now that the device has launched in one country the big question is when it will arrive in others. No specific date has been announced just yet, although Gear VR co-creator Oculus VR has assured that it will be arri..."

"Home consoles have been edging closer and closer to evolving their software libraries to include more non-traditional and PC-oriented titles over the past two years. The landscape is rapidly changing due to the lowered costs of entry-level design tools, as well as the architecture that allows for games to grow and expand into different categories of the interactive medium. Well, one game that’s been making waves and keeping somewhat under the media’s radar is ROBLOX. The game-creation softwar..."

Pulling USA is the latest truck pulling and tractor pulling simulation game for iOS and Android mobile devices.

There’s over 30 trucks and tractors in total which span 10 vehicle classes. Expect to upgrade your vehicle’s engine, supercharger/turbocharger, fuel system and more at the garage.

The Crew which released less than a month ago is already half price or less (in the case of the Xbox 360 version) on Amazon.co.uk.

The deal comes just in time for Christmas, and for those sitting on the fence about the game now is a good time to take the plunge at a much reduced cost.

"Do you know what’s worse than corrupt journalists? 960 x 1080 interlaced resolution. You know what’s worse than $17 trillion dollars worth of debt? 1080i instead of 1080p output. You know what’s worse than our crumbling society under the rising tide of Cultural Marxists, economic collapse, a failing jobs market and legislation to further take away the freedoms and rights of anonymity and speech online? KillZone: Shadow Fall’s 1080i resolution in the multiplayer."

Yup. Here are some of the deals this holiday season:
(Be warned, because some of them end in 1-2 days from now, I think more will come too.)

  • Dark Souls II ($14.79)
  • Civilization: Beyond Earth ($30.00)
  • Total War: Rome II ($14.98)
  • Sniper Elite III ($24.99)
  • State of Decay ($4.99)
  • Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes ($13.39)
  • Euro Track Simulator 2 ($3.74)

The wildly popular video game entertainment channel, ScrewAttack has revealed its 2015 lineup of content. Featuring five new shows and three returning fan favorites, the 1.3 million plus subscribed channel will offer viewers even more video game news, gameplay, trailers and original content than ever before.

"August 2014 saw indie developer Carlos Coronado launch his first-person puzzle title, MIND: Path to Thalamus on Steam. The title launched without any support for the Oculus Rift virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD), although the developer did assure that it would be coming later on. There’s still no specific date attached to the videogame’s VR integration, but the developer has at least recently assured that it will be arriving in the ‘near future’."

"Gamer Network has today revealed the first batch of titles set to be showcased at next year’s EGX Rezzed event, taking place 12th – 14th March 2015, London. The first virtual reality (VR) title confirmed to be on show is none other than Fireproof Games’ Omega Agent, currently in development for Gear VR and also coming to PC for Oculus Rift."

Gran Turismo 6’s 1.15 update has just been released and weighs in at 589MB. The update brings with it two Vision GT cars: the Infiniti Concept (shown in the video) and the Chaparral 2X.

Driveclub’s latest DLC Redline Expansion is now available in Europe, Australia and New Zealand. The DLC pack will be available for North America on December 23.

The Redline DLC adds five new vehicles to Driveclub:

Renault Alpine A110-50
McLaren F1 LM
Ferrari 458 Speciale
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupe Electric Drive

Club Nintendo (Europe only) has added another Mario Kart 8 themed goody to its collection in the form of a cool t-shirt.

The unisex t-shirt, available in grey only, features 12 racers from the latest Mario Kart 8 racing game on the Wii U. The characters include Mario, Luigi, Toad, Yoshi and Bowser complete with their Japanese names underneath their silhouettes.

A recent issue with The Crew’s servers have caused the game to erase player’s stats, Ubisoft has admitted this themselves.

The annoying bug causes stats such as miles driven and landmarks visited to be lost. Ubisoft however tells as that no major data will be lost with this bug.