DLC archive

  • Gears of War 2 Combustible Map Pack launched
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    Gears of War 2 Combustible Map Pack launched

    By 15 December 2008

    Microsoft has announced the release of the Combustible Map Pack for Gears of War 2, which features three new maps for you to get your teeth into. Footage from the expansion pack was debuted on 14 December at the Spike TV Video Game awards, where the game...

  • Over 28 million Rock Band songs downloaded
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    Over 28 million Rock Band songs downloaded

    By 10 December 2008

    Rock Band fans across the world have clocked up more than 28 million song downloads since its release just over a year ago. Currently, the Rock Band store has 345 songs to chose from, from 239 different artists. If you add on all the songs from discs,...

  • Microsoft announces festive Lips DLC
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    Microsoft announces festive Lips DLC

    By 5 December 2008

    Microsoft is getting into the Christmas cheer with a number of downloadable festive songs for Lips. Ten songs in total will be released, three of which will be available today and the rest from 12th December. Each song will apparently feature "a unique...

  • VIDEO: Mirror's Edge DLC unveiled
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    VIDEO: Mirror's Edge DLC unveiled

    By 4 December 2008

    EA and Dice have released this video to give us some idea of what we can expect from the Mirror's Edge DLC due next year. Set for release in late January, there will be nine new races available for the Time Trial mode. However, as you may notice from...

  • Harmonix releases cheap Rock Band DLC
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    Harmonix releases cheap Rock Band DLC

    By 1 December 2008

    A new month, a new load of Rock Band DLC. Harmonix is set to release nine new tracks on Xbox Live and PSN this week, one of which is yours for free, and the rest are going pretty cheap. You can expect titles from quite a number of different groups, including...

  • GTA IV DLC to be available in shops?
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    GTA IV DLC to be available in shops?

    By 28 November 2008

    It seems that the long-awaited downloadable content for Grand Theft Auto IV will be available from the shops as well as online on Xbox Live. This idea has been sparked by a listing on US retailer GameStop website that lists GTA IV: The Lost and Damned...

  • More GTA IV DLC details announced
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    More GTA IV DLC details announced

    By 20 November 2008

    Rockstar has revealed a few more details about the GTA IV DLC in an official statement. It was USA Today that unveiled the first details of the first of two exclusive Xbox 360 episodes earlier today, and now Rockstar co-found Sam Houser has firmed up...

  • GTA IV DLC dated for February 17th release
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    GTA IV DLC dated for February 17th release

    By 20 November 2008

    The first downloadable content for the Xbox 360 version of GTA IV will be available from 17th February, Rockstar has confirmed. USA Today has reported the news following an interview with Rockstar boss, Dan Houser. The first episode will be titled The...

  • Sony Netflix content "temporarily unavailable" on NXE
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    Sony Netflix content "temporarily unavailable" on NXE

    By 19 November 2008

    As the New Xbox Experience is launched, news has surfaced that hundreds of movie titles from Sony Pictures Entertainment previously able to stream via Netflix on Xbox Live, will no longer be available. Interestingly the movies have only been withdrawn...

  • GTA: Chinatown Wars delayed
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    GTA: Chinatown Wars delayed

    By 14 November 2008

    Rockstar has announced it has pushed back the release of Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars until some time between Feburary and April next year. Previously DS owners had been looking forward to the series hitting their handheld before the end of January....

  • Halo Wars dated for February release in US
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    Halo Wars dated for February release in US

    By 10 November 2008

    Microsoft has announced that Halo Wars will hit shelves in February 2009, and you'll have either Standard or Limited Collector's Edition to choose from. As you'd expect from the collector's edition, you'll get a bunch of extra stuff, for an extra bit...

  • EA to close Casual Label
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    EA to close Casual Label

    By 10 November 2008

    EA's Casual Label is set to be closed, the publisher has announced, following the departure of the label's president Kathy Vrabeck. Casual Label will now be merged with The Sims Label, where EA believes there is "compatibility" between the two with regards...

  • Rockstar unable to confirm GTA IV DLC for 2008
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    Rockstar unable to confirm GTA IV DLC for 2008

    By 10 November 2008

    First Xbox Live boss John Schappert admits he "doesn't know" when we'll see the GTA IV DLC first promised in "autumn". Now we have word straight from Rockstar's co-founder and creative VP that the developer is unable to commit to a date before 2008 is...

  • Free LittleBigPlanet SackBoy costumes next week
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    Free LittleBigPlanet SackBoy costumes next week

    By 31 October 2008

    Media Molecule is set to offer up some free downloadable costumes for LittleBigPlanet next week, in the form of a pumpkin mask and Launch Spacesuit According to the PlayStation blog, the freebies are to celebrate both Halloween and the launch of the highly...

  • Xbox Live boss "doesn't know" when we'll get GTA IV DLC
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    Xbox Live boss "doesn't know" when we'll get GTA IV DLC

    By 9 October 2008

    It can't be a good thing when man in charge of Xbox Live doesn't even know when we can expect the DLC for GTA IV. John Schappert has admitted just that at the Tokyo Game Show, for content that was due to be released in the "autumn". Considering it's October...

  • Microsoft secures exclusive Tomb Raider DLC for Xbox
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    Microsoft secures exclusive Tomb Raider DLC for Xbox

    By 6 October 2008

    Microsoft has once again secured the rights to exclusive DLC, this time in the form of two downloadable add-on episodes for Tomb Raider: Underworld. The two episodes, called Tomb Raider: Underworld - Beneath the Ashes and Tomb Raider: Underworld - Lara's...

  • PS3 getting exclusive DLC for Mirror's Edge
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    PS3 getting exclusive DLC for Mirror's Edge

    By 2 September 2008

    So let's clear something up first - Mirror's Edge will not be a timed PS3 exclusive as first thought - but, it will get exclusive downloadable content for the game. The confusion started after a German website quoted Sony boss David Reese as saying the...

  • Ferrari Challenge PS3 DLC announced for August
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    Ferrari Challenge PS3 DLC announced for August

    By 23 July 2008

    System 3 has announced that the first Ferrari Challenge downloadable content pack will be released for the PS3 in August, priced at £3.99. Inside you'll find the Nürburgring GP-Strecke course, and five brand new Ferraris. You can take your pick from...