Game Update Eight now out for Titanfall on Xbox One and PC – adds Frontier Defence, Ranked Play, and more

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Respawn Entertainment has announced via Twitter that Titanfall Game Update Eight is now live for Xbox One and PC.

First revealed yesterday via Twitch and the Titanfall website, Game Update Eight adds Frontier Defence - a new “Horde style” co-op mode in which teams of up to four players face off against “increasingly intense” waves of AI enemies.

Billed as Titanfall’s “biggest update ever”, Game Update Eight also adds Ranked Play (currently in beta), and contains many other improvements, changes, and fixes. The full and detailed list is available at the Titanfall website, along with more information on Frontier Defence and Ranked Play.

DEAD OR ALIVE 5 Last Round will be released for Xbox One in February 2015, along with a free-to-play trial version

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KOEI TECMO Europe announced today that DEAD OR ALIVE 5 Last Round will be released in Europe on 20 February 2015 for Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, and PS3.

Today’s press release revealed that Xbox One and PS4 players will also be able to download a free-to-play version of Team NINJA’s upcoming fighting game, which will include Ayane, Hayate, Kasumi and Ryu Hayabusa, along with “almost every game mode” (except Story Mode).

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Titanfall Game Update Eight announced – adds new co-op mode Frontier Defence, and much more

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The official Titanfall website has announced Titanfall Game Update Eight, Titanfall’s “biggest update ever”, which will add a new “Horde style” co-op mode called Frontier Defence. The update will also add Ranked Play to the game, plus make a variety of other changes and improvements.

Frontier Defence will see teams of up to four players defend an objective against “increasingly intense” waves of AI enemies, including: “hordes of Grunts and Spectres, stealthy Sniper Spectres and Cloak Drones, explosive Suicide Spectres and Nuclear Titans, ranged Mortar Titans, and even melee-resistant Arc Titans!”

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Silence – The Whispered World 2 coming to Xbox One in early 2015

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Daedalic Entertainment announced today that Silence – The Whispered World 2 will be released for Xbox One in early 2015, alongside the adventure game’s previously announced PC and Mac versions.

Silence – The Whispered World 2, the sequel to 2009’s The Whispered World for PC/Mac, will have “a whole bunch of new features”, “completely new 3D visuals”, and “an emotionally investing yet humorous story”, according to the original announcement.

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ESL eSports app released for Xbox One

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Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb and ESL Gaming have announced the release of the ESL eSports app for Xbox One, which allows Xbox One players in Europe and North America to connect and compete against each other within ESL, the Electronic Sports League.

The ESL app enables Xbox One players to find and sign-up for competitions, track their progress, submit results, view and contact teammates and opponents, plus read the latest eSports news from ESLGaming.com.

According to the announcement by ESL Gaming, there are also many more features on the way, including “full team functionality”.