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Former OnLive employees describe former CEO Steve Perlman as hostile, refusing to work with publishers that could have greatly expanded the service's game offerings. Read more

by Jeff Mattas, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 2:00PM PDT

I chat with indie developer Aaron Foster about crafting Routine, Lunar Software's upcoming survival-horror, first-person roguelike set on a desolate Moon base. Read more

Capcom has partnered with Six Flags to cross-promote Resident Evil 6 and the parks' annual Fright Nights. The game will include discounted park tickets, and the park will host a special night with RE6 game demos and prizes. Read more

Ubisoft has released a commentary for its naval battle trailer, explaining some of the gameplay systems at work in the new battle type. Read more

Capcom has released footage of its Lost Planet 3 demo from Gamescom 2012. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 11:00AM PDT

Angry Birds is partnering with the Philadelphia Eagles football team to offer a new themed stage each week during the football season. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 10:30AM PDT

The Walking Dead's third episode rolls out to PlayStation 3 customers today, and PC and Xbox 360 marketplaces tomorrow. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 6:45AM PDT

You wouldn't know it from watching the bang-pow-quote-cinematic-die-die trailers, but XCOM: Enemy Unknown is actually a turn-based tactical affair in the same vein as the widely-celebrated original X-COM games. Fortunately, publisher 2K decided to show off the game itself yesterday, though you'll have missed it if you don't follow social Twitfacestreams. So come, enjoy over an hour of tactical delights. Read more

In the run-up to the launch of any new MMORPG, scheming hardcore players plot the fastest possible route to the level cap, hoping to hit it first and briefly become an Internet celebrity. This was accomplished in Guild Wars 2 before the game even officially launched, and with a crucial amount of XP coming from an unconventional source--crafting. Read more

Ramblings and musings of occasional significance to the Shacknews audience. This is the morning edition for August 28, 2012. Topics include: the tale of two interviews, a Wii U oopsy, and tidbits that might make you spew you coffee across the screen. Wake up, scrubs, it's the Morning Caffeinated! Read more