For Honor’s Season Pass is taking the Rainbow Six: Siege approach to DLC

Ubisoft has revealed its for its upcoming vikings vs knights vs samurai epic For Honor.

Taking a page from the publisher’s last multiplayer success story Rainbow Six: Siege, For Honor will offer a slew of , though Season Pass holders will unlock the bonus goodies earlier and without having to put in the grunt work.

The developer will add six new Heroes to the third-person brawler, with two premiering at the start of each season. Anyone can unlock these new characters by spending the in-game currency known as Steel, but Season Pass holders will get them at the off, and a week before anyone else to boot.

Doom’s new multiplayer DLC lets you play as a Cacodemon

Doom’s second multiplayer DLC, Hell Followed, is out now on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Priced at £11.99 / €14.99 / $14.99, or included in the Season Pass, Hell Followed includes three new maps, a new weapon, new Hack Modules and Taunts, and a new equipment item, Threat Pulse, which lets you see nearby enemies through walls.

But the biggest new addition is a rune that turns players into the iconic Cacodemon in multiplayer. This floating demonic Pac-Man can shoots balls of green plasma or lash their tongue out to snatch unsuspecting marines.

Dark Souls 3’s Ashes of Ariandel DLC is out early on Xbox One

Dark Souls 3’s Ashes of Ariandel DLC isn’t supposed to launch until 25th October, but Season Pass owners on Xbox One have been able to download it early.

As widely reported on and the , the early download seems to work for everyone with an Xbox One, no weird trick required.

Some early sources said they needed to boot the DLC up in offline mode, but now word is it works just fine online.

Telltale’s Batman launches August for download, September on disc

Telltale’s upcoming Batman series arrives for download this August, published by Warner Bros.

It’s the first time Warner has published a Telltale game – and this agreement also covers The Walking Dead’s upcoming third season, due later this year.

Batman will also launch on a Season Pass disc for PlayStation 3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One on 16th September. This contains the first five episodes, with the remaining four then available for download.

Gears of War 4 gets custom Xbox One S bundle

The first custom bundle for Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One S is Gears of War 4-themed.

Priced at $449 (or your local equivalent), this stylish contains a stylish Gears-branded Xbox One S with a 2TB hard drive, a themed “Crimson Omen” controller, and a full game download of Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition which includes the Season Pass.

You’ll also get early access to the game on 7th October while everyone else has to wait until 11th October.

Star Wars Battlefront’s Bespin DLC gets a release date

Star Wars Battlefront’s second big batch of DLC is coming on June 21st to Season Pass holders, with other players having access to the new content a couple of weeks later.

The next DLC pack for DICE’s sublime-looking multiplayer shooter is themed on Bespin’s Cloud City from The Empire Strikes Back, and it promises to introduce some of the large-scale warfare that was missing from the Outer Rim DLC. It will also introduce new heroes in the form of Lando Calrissian and the bounty hunter Dengar, two new blasters in the shape of the X-8 Night Sniper and EE-4 blasters and maps which are yet to be fully revealed. For now, we’ve got this quite lovely bit of key art to whet our appetites.

, while several other EA studios are working on the licence. Perhaps we can hope to see more during this Sunday’s E3 conference which kicks off at 9pm BST.

Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 6 is due next week

Minecraft: Story Mode’s next episode, A Portal to Mystery, is due on 7th June for PC, Mac, PS4, PS3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 along with iOS and Android platforms.

The first season of Minecraft: Story Mode wrapped up in late March with Episode 5: Order Up. But developer Telltale decided to that can be purchased individually for $4.99 or as a Season Pass for $14.99 (or your local equivalent).

This latest episode will follow Jesse and the gang as they find themselves in a world overrun with zombies, so they make like Jill Valentine and take shelter in a mansion.