The Cube-Daily News Update: 9/20/16
On this Tuesday, we’ve got a more diverse selection of headlines, from rumors/teases to 2016 and 2017 games. Here are your essential stories for September 20th 2016.
Alien: Isolation might officially come to VR:
In a new Jugen Post interview, the President of SEGA Europe admitted Creative Assembly (the developers of Alien: Isolation) ported a demo of the game onto the Oculus Rift, and that bringing it back would be a dream come true. With a higher-up saying something like this, it does hold some clout.
Sniper Elite 4 has released a new gameplay trailer:
Sniper Elite 4 was recently delayed to February of next year, but if it’s newest trailer is anything to go by, the game can take all of the time it needs. You can watch it below, and keep in mind it also includes some details of a pre-order mission that also looks exquisite.
SMITE is doing a new Xbox promotion this week:
Smite may be a free-to-play game, but if you’ve been on a time crunch recently and want to jump back in, Xbox is the place for you until the 25th. Those versions of the game will let all of the gods be free, without any charges. Thanks Hi-Rez!
If you buy a Geforce GTX, you’ll get Gears of War 4 for free:
It’s not uncommon to see games packaged with PC parts, but a semi-console exclusive is all the merrier. Buy a GEFORCED GTX this year, and you’ll now get Gears of War 4 for free. This promotion also works with a laptop that carries the part!
NYKO has released a new charge block for Playstation 4 and Xbox One:
If you constantly finding yourself charging controllers, Nyko’s got you covered. It has just released a new Charge Block for both current generation consoles, that retails from $15-$30. It’s available at Amazon and Gamestop, and will be purchasable at Walmart in October.