Our first full week of May was filled with tons of exciting gaming news, including all sorts of new game reveals. However, with E3 right around the corner, expect more announcements and leaks over the next few weeks. For now, though, here's what dominated the headlines this week in the video game industry.
After some complaints regarding the vagueness in which Warner Bros. announced a season pass for Batman: Arkham Knight, the publisher finally revealed its contents. We still have some questions, but we know the highlight involves a prequel story in which you'll play as Batgirl.
Not only was Disney Infinity 3.0 announced, but it was confirmed that Star Wars will be featured as Playsets for the new game. Playsets covering both the original and prequel trilogies will be available, along with characters from Pixar's Inside Out and Marvel's Avengers.
A new Tony Hawk's Pro Skater game, which will supposedly take fans back to the roots of the series, was also announced this week.
We're still awaiting an official reveal for Titanfall 2, but a sequel for the first-person shooter has been talked about by both EA and Respawn Entertainment for quite a while now. This week we learned about a release window for the highly anticipated sequel.
We learn a lot about Destiny's new expansion, House of Wolves
- Prison of Elders explained
- New strike mission, The Shadow Thief, revealed
- New Sidearm weapon type coming
- Activision teases 'biggest addition' to Destiny's universe coming this fall
Ubisoft plans on unveiling this year's Assassin's Creed game, believed to be called "Syndicate."