GZ News Update 5/16/14: Halo 5 in 2015, next-gen Minecraft and Naughty Dog surprises
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Starting today, Xbox LIVE Gold members can download Saints Row: The Third for free on Xbox 360. Released back in 2011, Saints Row: The Third scored an amazing 9.5/10 as it combines "one part open-world gameplay, two parts snarky protagonist, one part corporate greed, a cup of over-the-top humor, plenty of violence, and just a pinch of insanity."
It’s no grand secret thatMinecraft will be bigger and better thanks to the added horsepower of next-gen systems. What’s more surprising is how little difference the generational jump has made for the game’s ability to display the world, particularly in the PS4’s case.
Creative Director Neil Druckmann today revealed that, as they busily polish the remastered The Last of Us for its PS4 release, Naughty Dog is also juggling two new projects.
We're just weeks before E3 and Microsoft has dropped what could be the first major bomb: the return of Master Chief in Halo 5: Guardians. First teased back at E3 last year, Microsoft has now officially revealed Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One. It's coming in fall of 2015.