Leviathyn Minute May 23rd 2013

Another day, another minute. Here on Leviathyn Minute, your run down for today’s news.


Good morning everyone, today is Thursday, May 23rd 2013 and here is your leviathyn minute.

Microsoft has announced that it will not let indie developers publish directly to the Xbox One.
Developers of indie games that wish to sell their game on the Xbox One will need a publishing deal with
either Microsoft or a certified third-party.


Call of Duty: Ghosts is also headed to the PS4. Confirmation came today from Infinity Ward that indeed the next Call of Duty will be coming to the PS4, PC as well as the Xbox One.

Alan Wake, the horror thriller video game, is out this week on Humble Bundle. Alan Wake and Alan Wake’s American Nightmare is on Humble Bundle’s weekly sale. The bundle includes both games, developer commentary videos, soundtrack, an illustrated PDF book, comic books, comcept art, photos, and more.


EA has announced that it will be producing games for Nintendo’s latest console, the Wii U. Blake Jorgensen, CFO of EA, made a comment at a media conference yesterday when asked by the audience member. (clip)


Minecraft Pocket Edition is getting an upgrade, the next release version, 0.7.0, is only a few days away from being released on the AppStore and Google Play.


Game Releases for Today:

3ba9276cc5abaead27f60ef02ef1eea4Call of Juarez: Gunslinger is out today. The arcade-style shooting game, released by Ubisoft and Techland, is available for the 360, PS3, and PC. You can get the game in the US, EU, and Australia and will cost 14.99.

Twitter has released its two-factor authentication today in response to the hacking attempts on media accounts. You can enable the two-factor authentication via your settings page once logged in. The authentication method works via your smart phone, once enabled you will need to send a code to your phone to type on the website to log in. Twitter does mention that not all phones may work for this type of authentication.