The Cube-Daily News Update: 6/19/17
We’ve got Marvel, console exclusives, and a whole lot more. Here are your essential stories for Monday, June 19th 2017.
Check out whats included within the Nintendo Switch’s firmware update 3.00:
Nintendo is giving the Switch its 3.00 firmware update, and they’ve now detailed the patch notes, so users can tell why and how its more than stability fixes. This update includes friend notifications, receiving news for specific games, changing Home Menu user icons, invert color options, and thats just scratching the surface. The Nintendo’s Switch last firmware update launched in mid April, a month and a half following the console’s launch.
Marvel Vs Capcom Infinite is getting exclusive DLC on Playstation 4:
Thanks to Amazon updating the product page for Marvel Vs Capcom Infinite, we now know that the game will be receiving Playstation 4 exclusive DLC, which includes the Major Carol Danvers costume for Captain Marvel. This news isn’t immediately surprising because the game has been featured at plenty of Sony press events, from PSX to most recently E3 2017. Marvel Vs Capcom Infinite is set to launch on September 16th.
Sony is bringing an adaptation of Spider Man Homecoming to VR:
Announced via trailer below, Sony is developing a Spider Man: Homecoming adaptation for Playstation VR, HTC Vive, and Oculus Rift, which is set to launch on June 30th. The game’s price has not been detailed, but we do know the gameplay will center around shooting webs and energy source interactions. The movie itself, releases on July 7th.
If rumors are to be believed, Xbox may be developing an exclusive in the vein of Horizon Zero Dawn:
If a new Linkedin listing is anything to go by, Microsoft may be developing a new exclusive in the vein of Horizon: Zero Dawn. It can currently be spotted on a G3D recruiter page, and is for the general job of Lead Environmental Artist. The post was made two months ago, but was recently discovered due to online commotion.
WWE 2K18 has graced us with its full reveal:
The last big sports game reveal for 2017 is underway, and its WWE2K18. The wrestling game is set to launch on October 17th for Xbox One and PS4 with Seth Rollins as the cover star, and will be packed within three different editions. The Deluxe of these contains early access with the game launching three days early along with the game’s Season Pass. Watch the trailer below for a deeper look.