Video game news 9/9/20: Destiny 6th birthday cake, Deltarune Chapter 2 update, Yakuza: Like a Dragon & Tetris Effect Xbox Series X | S release date.

News You Might’ve Missed on 9/9/20: Destiny Birthday Cake, Deltarune Development Update, & More

It’s been yet another eventful day in the world of gaming, particularly due to the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War multiplayer reveal. Aside from that, Bungie released a sweet cake recipe in celebration of Destiny‘s 6th birthday, Toby Fox gave us a slight update on Deltarune Chapter 2 development, Yakuza: Like a Dragon and Tetris Effect: Connected have Xbox Series launch dates, and more. Here’s the video game news you might’ve missed on Sept. 9, 2020.

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Yakuza: Like a Dragon Gets a Release Date for Xbox Series Platforms

As announced by Sega (and relayed by Gematsu), Yakuza: Like a Dragon will release for Xbox Series X and Series S on Nov. 10. Currently, the platforms of PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC will apparently have to wait until Nov. 13 to play Like a Dragon, with PlayStation 5 release occurring potentially then or later. Sega moved the date up to coincide with the launch of the Xbox Series systems, which are due out the same day.

The company also stated it would offer “more release information on all platforms in the coming weeks,” implying the Nov. 13 date for other platforms might yet shift around.

Read More: Yakuza: Like a Dragon for Xbox Series launches November 10

Bungie Celebrates Destiny’s Sixth Anniversary by Giving Us Its “Infinite Forest” Chocolate Cake Recipe

In celebration of Destiny‘s 6th birthday, Bungie has released some fascinating stats about the series. It noted that 167 million Guardians have been created, totaling over 8.6 billion hours of playtime across both games and all platforms. In addition, Bungie also shared a recipe for its Infinite Forest chocolate cake, which you can check out in the tweet below. You can also find a new free wallpaper to download from the official site, along with news of new merch that will be made available to preorder soon.

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Deltarune Chapter 2’s Development Is “Going Well,” Progressing Faster Than on Chapter 1

As part of a recent Famitsu interview (as translated by Nintendo Everything), Toby Fox provided a quick update on the development of Deltarune — stating that Chapter 2 is coming along well. Fox explained that the general outline of all chapters is complete and that the first draft of all cut scene dialogue is complete, but he warned fans that, despite the progress, it will still be a while before the whole thing is finished. We can also look forward to a “detailed status update” on Deltarune on Sept. 15 — which is the 5th anniversary of Undertale.

Read More: Deltarune development update and new look at Chapter 2 revealed

Save on PSVR’s Best Games with the Latest PS Store Sale

Though Sony doesn’t seem to have anything to announce in regards to PlayStation 5 this week, it is celebrating PSVR by having a massive sale on the PS Store. From now until Sept. 24, you can save on PSVR’s best games, like Astro Bot Rescue Mission, Arizona Sunshine, Blood and Truth, Creed: Rise to Glory, Farpoint, Marvel’s Iron Man VR, and a ton of others. In total, there are over 100 discounted PSVR titles, so be sure to check out the store via the link below.

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Tetris Effect: Connected Will Launch on Xbox Platforms This November

The multiplayer expansion Tetris Effect: Connected has gotten a release date for Xbox platforms and will launch on Nov. 10, just in time for Series X and Series S. Connected is a timed exclusive on Xbox platforms and will launch for the entire Xbox family and PC (via Microsoft Store) on the same day. It will later come to PlayStation 4 and PC (via Epic Games Store) in summer 2021 and be available as a free update to those who own the base version of Tetris Effect.

Read More: Tetris Effect: Connected launches November 10

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