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The Order 1886 gets info blowout, new trailer

New information and gameplay footage has been released today as previews from several outlets have gone live. 

Terry Cavanagh releases Maverick Bird
Missing Flappy Bird? You should play Maverick Bird, a fan game based on the now-infamous mobile game with that iconic style Terry Cavanagh (VVVVVV, Super Hexagon) brings to all his games.
If you though the original game was addictive, the hard-hitting music and visuals of this are sure to keep you glued to the screen as you lose minutes to hours of time playing it. 
You can play it in your browser for free here. Oh and that song, you can get that here (the first track).

Terry Cavanagh releases Maverick Bird

Missing Flappy Bird? You should play Maverick Bird, a fan game based on the now-infamous mobile game with that iconic style Terry Cavanagh (VVVVVV, Super Hexagon) brings to all his games.

If you though the original game was addictive, the hard-hitting music and visuals of this are sure to keep you glued to the screen as you lose minutes to hours of time playing it. 

You can play it in your browser for free here. Oh and that song, you can get that here (the first track).

No Heroes Allowed: No Puzzles Either! announced

A new entry in the Holy Invasion Of Privacy Badman!/What Did I Do To Deserve This?/No Heroes Allowed series has been announced for the PS Vita. 

Strider release date revealed, coming later this month
Double Helix and Capcom have been working on a new Strider game and it will be launching later this month on PC, PS4, PS3, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. February 18 in the US and February 19 in Europe/the UK is when you can expect to get your hands on the downloadable revival of Strider. 
It will be available through all of the usual downloadable marketplaces for £11.99/$14.99/€14.99.

Strider release date revealed, coming later this month

Double Helix and Capcom have been working on a new Strider game and it will be launching later this month on PC, PS4, PS3, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. February 18 in the US and February 19 in Europe/the UK is when you can expect to get your hands on the downloadable revival of Strider

It will be available through all of the usual downloadable marketplaces for £11.99/$14.99/€14.99.

Sly Cooper CGI movie sneaking into cinemas in 2016

UPDATE: Trailer released, watch it here.

When you have a bright and colourful cartoony franchise on your hands, the most obvious thing to do is to make a dark and oddly detailed CGI movie out of it…right?

Shovel Knight digging up NES platformer memories on March 31

Yacht Club Games are readying Shovel Knight for release on 3DS, PC, Mac, Linux and Wii U on March 31. The game recently went into alpha stages and they have released this trailer to celebrate the reveal of the launch date.

Shovel Knight is one of the few success stories to come from Kickstarter last year and will be bringing back many memories of Mega Man and other classic NES platformers with all-shovel based mechanics and a pixel art style.

It’s available for pre-order from the game’s official site via the Humble Store.

TxK launching for PS Vita in February
Jeff Minter and Llamasoft’s latest arcade blaster and followup to Tempest 2000 and Space Giraffe will be making it’s way to the PS Vita on February 11 in the US and February 12 in Europe and the UK.
TxK is also a part of the PS Vita PLAY promotion in the US along with OlliOlli, Dragonball Z: Battle Of Z and Dustforce. Discounts on all the titles are available for the first week of release and bonus credit for buying a number of titles included in the promotion. Buying all four games gets you $10, three games gets you $6 and two games gets you $3. 
For gameplay of TxK, check out this gameplay video of the game in action. (Source: PS Nation on Youtube)

TxK launching for PS Vita in February

Jeff Minter and Llamasoft’s latest arcade blaster and followup to Tempest 2000 and Space Giraffe will be making it’s way to the PS Vita on February 11 in the US and February 12 in Europe and the UK.

TxK is also a part of the PS Vita PLAY promotion in the US along with OlliOlli, Dragonball Z: Battle Of Z and Dustforce. Discounts on all the titles are available for the first week of release and bonus credit for buying a number of titles included in the promotion. Buying all four games gets you $10, three games gets you $6 and two games gets you $3. 

For gameplay of TxK, check out this gameplay video of the game in action. (Source: PS Nation on Youtube)

IO Interactive confirm they are working on new Hitman game, issues open letter to fans
In a post on the official Hitman website, IO Interactive have confirmed that they are working on a new game in the franchise for PC and the new consoles.
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They also address fans in this post promising a more familiar feeling game with ‘open, non-linear[…]checkpoint free’ levels and the removal of Agent 47’s ‘magic pockets.’ 
But they aren’t abandoning everything that was added with Hitman: Absolution, Contracts mode will be making a return, the mode that allowed players to create custom objectives and rules in which to complete them. The game will also be running on the Glacier 2 graphics engine.
If you want, you can see the full post here.
No definite details but it is nice to get an early idea of what’s next for the Hitman franchise.

IO Interactive confirm they are working on new Hitman game, issues open letter to fans

In a post on the official Hitman website, IO Interactive have confirmed that they are working on a new game in the franchise for PC and the new consoles.