Gaming Afternoon Roundup: HITMAN Ep. 3, FFXIV and YO-KAI, 7 Days to Die and More

There have been more than a few noteworthy news items to release this morning in the land of gaming, so let’s get to rounding them up for your reading or viewing pleasure!

First up, Square Enix announced the release date for HITMAN Episode 3: Marrakesh, which is May 31st. Below you can find a brief description of the episode:

HITMAN Episode 3: Marrakesh will present players with a range of new in-game Challenges and Opportunities that will keep them busy along with an entirely new setting for Escalation Contracts and Elusive Targets.

Telltale released a developer interview for 7 Days to Die, which is hitting the PS4 and Xbox One on June 28th for $29.99. You can watch the featurette below.

Square Enix also announced a collaboration between FF XIV and YO-KAI, which will see characters from both franchises in games. The official press release explains:

The time limited event will launch this summer and feature a total of 13 different Yo-kai from YO-KAI WATCH, including Jibanyan and Whisper. Players will be able to earn special quest rewards, such as original Yo-kai themed weapons, mounts, and minions. As part of the collaborative effort with FINAL FANTASY XIV, Chocobo and Moogle will also appear as “Chocobonyan” and “Mooglenyan” in YO-KAI WATCH 3: Sushi and YO-KAI WATCH 3: Tempura which will launch in Japan exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

You can check out a few new screenshots below.

Deep Silver released a new gameplay trailer for Mighty No. 9 to show off Beck’s powers and abilities. The game is still set to release on June 21st for multiple platforms. Check out the video below.

A bunch of Indie games coming to the PS4 got new trailers today. You can check out each one below.

New Mech and Exo-suit screens have been released for The Surge, which is an action-RPG headed to the PS4, Xbox One, and PC in 2017.

Finally, there’s a new trailer for The Sims 4 Dine Out embedded below.


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