2K has announced XCOM’s first DLC pack, Slingshot.
Slingshot is a three-mission campaign set in a besieged China, and features a new playable squad character, enhanced customisation options, and a couple research shortcuts.
There is no release date as yet.
Max Payne 3’s Hostage Negotiation Map Pack will be available next week on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.
It contains Favela Heights, Estádio Do Galatians, Club Moderno, and O Palácio Strip Club, and as always, will be free for Rockstar Pass holders.
Ubisoft has announced that the Classic Rock Pack DLC for Rocksmith is now available for download on Xbox Live for Xbox 360. It will be available on October 31 on PlayStation Network.
It will be followed by the Alternative Rock Pack on November 14 and the Metal Pack on December 12.
The Classic Rock Pack contains:
Lynyrd Skynyrd – “Free Bird”
Deep Purple – “Smoke on the Water”
Boston – “More Than a Feeling”
Heart – “Barracuda”
Blue Öyster Cult – “(Don't Fear) the Reaper”
The Blues Brothers – “Soul Man”
The Police – “Message in a Bottle”
The Police – “Roxanne”
The Police – “Synchronicity II”
Queen – “Bohemian Rhapsody”
Queen – “Fat Bottomed Girls”
Queen – “Keep Yourself Alive”
Queen – “Killer Queen”
Queen – “Stone Cold Crazy”
Otis Redding – “(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay”
Team 17’s Worms Revolution Funfair Pack is available to download from Xbox Live, PlayStation Network, and Steam.
The Funfair Pack includes:
• Five new singleplayer puzzle missions.
• A new Funfair theme that can be used in local and online matches.
• Four weapons: Armageddon, Skunk, Napalm Strike, and the brand new Knock-Out weapon.
• Funfair Themed Customisation: two new trinkets (Burger and Ice Cream), two new accessories (Red Nose and Masquerade Mask), a new gravestone (Rollercoaster Track) and a new Funfair soundbank.
Microsoft has announced a Rally Expansion Pack, a Season Pass, and monthly car DLC for Forza Horizon.
The Rally Expansion Pack comes to Xbox Live on December 18.
The Season Pass gives access to monthly DLC car packs and exclusive bonus cars, and automatic access to the Rally Expansion.
The full rundown of Season Pass content:
• Forza Horizon Rally Expansion Pack
• Six Monthly DLC Car Packs, each of which contains six cars
• Five Exclusive Season Pack Bonus Cars
• Month One Car Pack (available now): 2012 Ferrari 599XX Evoluzione, 2012 Lamborghini, 2012 Gumpert Apollo Enraged, 2012 Alfa Romeo 8C Spider, 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302, 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air
Ubisoft has announced a Far Cry 3 mod pack for Minecraft.
The pack includes modifications to environments, weapons and tools, key Far Cry 3 locations and characters including Vaas, Jason and Citra, as well as over 50 easter eggs.
The mod will be available for free for PC on October 26.
Konami has launched myPES for Pro Evolution Soccer 2013. The stat-tracking and league creation system is available now for PC users, and will arrive soon for console players.
A badge system has also been implemented. This rewards players for completing simple objectives.
Groups and private leagues also make an appearance.
Square Enix is letting Sleeping Dogs fans vote for what the game's next DLC pack will be.
As explained on the game's website, players can vote for one of two content packs, and then that pack gets created and released as the game's next DLC.
Both packs include a new cosmetic add-on, buff, weapon, and vehicle.
Battlefield 3 post-earthquake expansion Aftermath will be out November 27 for PS3 Plus members, and in the weeks following on Xbox 360 and PC.
It contains a new mode called Scavenger; a Conquest variation which ties into the expansion's setting of a devastated Tehran.
The expansion also adds four new maps, including Epicenter and Markaz Market Monolith.
There are also three new vehicles, ten new assignments, ten new dog tags, and five achievements/trophies.
A League of Legends patch includes what looks like a new environment, as well as some themed skins, and a brand new champion: Elise the Spider Queen.
The patch is expected on October 31.