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Destiny ‘The Dark Below’ Expansion Dated And Detailed

Destiny Dark Below

The first expansion pack to hit Bungie’s Destiny has finally received an official release date, as well as full details as to what the first piece of downloadable content will include.

The Dark Below will be available to download on 9th December 2014 and contains only three missions, one strike (the other exclusive to PlayStation 4), three multiplayer maps, one new six man raid and a range of new legendary and exotic items. These new items will also be boosting the current max Light cap to level 32.

The first two expansion packs for Destiny can be purchased together in the season pass for £34.99 or £19.99 individually. Ouch.

Will you be picking up The Dark Below or the season pass? Share your thoughts!

Full details below:

o   New weapons, armour and gear to earn, including Legendary and Exotic items

o   Light Level cap raised to 32 and five additional Bounty slots added

o   New story quests and missions – after years hiding amongst the Hive shadows, a new character, Eris, has come forth bearing an ominous warning: The Hive seek to summon a god, Crota, to destroy the Earth. Find Eris in the Tower to take on special quests that include three new missions where you will increase your Light and earn new rewards

o   New co-operative Strike, The Will of Crota, pits you and your Fireteam against Omnigul as she works to expand the Hive army at the command of her master, Crota

o   Three new competitive multiplayer arenas

  • Pantheon – set deep within the Black Garden in an ancient Vex temple that features Vex-designed landscapes and tight corridors
  • Skyshock – an old interplanetary defence array that offers both vehicle and infantry engagements
  • The Cauldron – an abandoned Hive ritual site that offers close-quarter combat

o   New six-player Raid, Crota’s End, set deep within the depths of the Hellmouth

Trials Fusion: Welcome To The Abyss DLC Coming Next Month

trials fusion

Trials Fusion has now been on the market for several months and is still receiving plenty of support from developer, Red Lynx and today, the Finnish studio has revealed that the third of six planned expansion packs will be launching next month.

“Welcome to the Abyss” will be available on 7th October 2014 and contains ten water-themed tracks, 24 challenges, five additional achievements and a mountain of new objects for players to take advantage of in the extensive track editor.

The expansion pack will set you back £3.99 if you decide to buy it separately, however it’s also included in the £15.99 season pass which grants you access to all six pieces of DLC; two already released and four more planned.

 

XCom Enemy Within – War Machines Trailer

2K have released a new video for XCom Enemy Within. Enemy Unknown, released October last year was a surprise success. The Bureau: XCom Declassified, released only last week, tell the origin story of XCom. Both games show different stages of XCom’s capabilities in fighting the Alien threat, from obtaining their technology to fight back in The Bureau, to being right in the middle of the war in Enemy Unknown.

Enemy Within will take the fight to a whole new level, as for the first time, XCom will allow the user to develop their squad to have powers and abilities to match the Alien enemies they encounter either by genetic augmentation or using technology to enhance their fighting skills. We have seen the past in The Bureau, the present in Enemy unknown and now we see the future in Enemy Within.

XCom Enemy Within, is an expansion pack for Enemy Unknown, and is scheduled for release November 12th on Xbox LIVE