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June 20, 2012

The Evening Report: The Dark Knight Rises, Doom 3, Rage DLC, Ōkami HD, and Summer of Arcade

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Written by: Ryan Franklin
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New The Dark Knight Rises trailer released

Nokia debuted an exclusive new trailer for The Dark Knight rises earlier today, showing off a lot more of Bane’s plan for Gotham. The trailer also featured a shot of Bane kicking Batman around with ease, possibly hinting at his use of the infamous Venom the character is known for. Only another month until we can find out for ourselves!

[Via: Topless Robot]

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Doom 3: BFG Edition dated for October 16 release

Bethesda sent out a press release today, announcing October 16 as the official release date for Doom 3: BFG Edition in North America, and October 19 for Europe. The re-release of the 2004 game will include the “Resurrection of Evil” expansion pack in addition to previously unreleased new content titled, “The Lost Mission.”

[Source: Joystiq]

Rage: The Scorchers

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PEGI leaks DLC for Rage

In other Bethesda & id news, DLC for last year’s Rage, entitled The Scorchers, was accidentally by PEGI (the European ratings board) before being officially announced by the game’s developer. Siliconera reports that The Scorchers were one of the bandit clans to be featured in the game, but were cut before release.

[Source: PEGI via Siliconera]

Ōkami HD coming to PS3 this fall

The Playstation 2 classic, Ōkami, will be receiving an HD re-release as a downloadable title on PSN this fall for $19.99. The updated version of the 2006 adventure game from Clover Studio will feature support for PSN Trophies and the Dualshock 3 and Move controllers. The motion-sensing capability of the Move controller can be used specifically to control the game’s Celestial Brush feature.

[Source: Polygon]

Major Nelson announces dates and prices for Summer of Arcade

Major Nelson announced on his blog today the July 18 starting date for Xbox Live’s Summer of Arcade promotion, in addition to the release dates and prices of all games to be featured.

  • July 18: Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD (1200 MS Points)
  • July 25: Wreckateer (800 MS Points)
  • August 1: Deadlight (1200 MS Points)
  • August 8: Hybrid (1200 MS Points)
  • August 15: Dust: An Elysian Tail (1200 MS Points)

[Source: Major Nelson]

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Ryan Franklin
Ryan Franklin is a Contributing Editor at SideQuesting. He's also Batman. (Really though, he's just Ryan).