News Roundup April 13th

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Get ready for another crossover of gaming worlds as Bandai Namco announced Project X Zone 2 for the Nintendo 3DS.  As a sequel to the 2013 tactical RPG, you can expect many more of your favorite characters from SEGA, Capcom, and Bandai Namco.  The trailer above reveals some of the already impressive lineup with more to be revealed later.  Project X Zone 2 is coming exclusively to the west this Fall.

No reason to go back to Destiny lately?  Hopefully the above trailer changes your mind.  The next expansion for Destiny, House of Wolves, will launch on May 19th.

The Order 1886 is getting a photo mode in its latest patch, so take some sweet screenshots.  The trailer above shows off what the photo mode consists of, and what type of shots you can take.  The kicker is you can use different presets of color grading for your photos, which you can also use during gameplay.  Should you want to play through the game in black and white, you are now free to do so.  Photo modes seem to be tacked on feature to games lately  Fortunately this time it also adds the ability to play through the game using different color filters.

Lara Croft is getting a new mobile game coming to iOS, Android, and Windows 8 phones.  From first glance, Lara Croft: Relic Run looks to be an obvious Temple Run clone.  And while Crystal Dynamic isn't denying that, they do say that there will be a massive amount of diversity in play.   Seamless transitions between acrobatic-inspired running, combat, vehicles, and epic boss fights are in order for Lara.  There will also be a boss fight between the infamous T-Rex in store.  If you are in the Netherlands, you're in luck as the game just launched in your region.  Everyone else will have to wait in the coming months to get their hands on Lara Croft: Relic Run.

GOG is building a tower, a bundle tower to be exact.  Starting today, up to four bundles of games will be featured on the website with up to 85% in savings!  Currently featured are a trio of Lucasfilm Adventure games, and the Broken Sword Saga.  Check back every day to see what kind of bundles will be available.  The Bundle Tower promotion ends on Sunday April 19th 12:59 PM GMT.