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News Bites – Wednesday the 13th of July 2016
– The next entry in the long-running turn-based franchise Worms, Worms W.M.D has had a host of pre-order bonuses announced and they are quite special. There is a host of in-game additions, all related to various other games including Rocket League and Orcs Must Die. What’s more, on the Xbox One people that pre-order the game will receive exclusive Rare Replay goodies. For the full rundown check out the Worms W.M.D All-Stars Edition trailer below.
– In what has to be one of the stranger announcements in recent times, EA has stated that they are making a Battlefield TV series in conjunction with Paramount TV. Of all video games prime for a TV conversion, I would have thought that Battlefield would have been right at the bottom of the list. After all the games aren’t exactly known for their cracking single-player campaigns, are they? There is no time frame for the TV series so fans of the franchise shouldn’t hold their breath.
– Australian developed platform game ClockWork has just joined the Steam Greenlight program. The game, developed by Sydney studio Gamesoft, promises time manipulation puzzles and strong narrative. Along with that the game looks stunning and should be high on your watch list. To vote for the game please head here:
– Blizzard has announced the first new character for Overwatch. Ana is a sniper that shoots healing and poison darts, depending on the occasion, along with a grenade that can heal teammates. To celebrate Ana’s announcement Blizzard have released another of their excellent animated shorts. Make sure you check it out below.