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Final Fantasy XIV's new game director, Naoki Yoshida, has made some frank comments about the direction of the game's first launch, calling it a "big mistake" and claiming they should have researched more about the current MMO market. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 26, 2012 11:00AM PST

BioShock Infinite will have no multiplayer, according to Irrational head and series creator Ken Levine. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Nov 26, 2012 10:25AM PST

The super-sized Omega DLC for Mass Effect 3 hits tomorrow, and Electronic Arts has loosed a new trailer that offers a bit more background on the story that will have Commander Shepard and some new allies going up against Cerberus. Watch closely for that female Turian. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 26, 2012 9:50AM PST

Mojang Specifications detailed the next major update to Minecraft at Minecon this weekend, and dropped some hints about the future as well. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Nov 26, 2012 8:45AM PST

007 Legends developer Eurocom has announced that they have laid off more than 150 people, citing a decrease in demand for console games. The studio dropped its staff to under 50 employees to focus on mobile development. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Nov 26, 2012 7:15AM PST

When Kickstarter campaigns go well and stretch goals are met, everyone is thrilled. But occasionally lost in the shuffle is what that feature creep does to a planned release date. Harebrained Schemes has found that out, pushing the release date back from January to sometime in May or June. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 22, 2012 11:00AM PST

Hitman creator IO Interactive is moving onto something new after Hitman: Absolution, with the series continuing at Square Enix's new Montreal studio. But how will this crazy arrangement work, and who will shape the future of Hitman? IO has answered a few questions. Read more

Do you fancy playing the prototype of a four-player co-op mythological kill 'em up in development at Double Fine? If you do, and you probably do, you can get it by opening your wallet for the studio's latest Amnesia Fortnight experiment, which has turned its regular prototyping process public for we plebs to vote on. Everyone who previously bought the bundle has already received this new addition. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 22, 2012 7:10AM PST

If you play Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 on PC, there's a fair chance you've griped about not being able to set the field of view higher than 80 degrees. Good news! Treyarch has pushed out a PC patch which boosts that cap to 90, meaning it will feel less squeezed and weird on your monitor. Read more