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Ramblings and musings of occasional significance to the Shacknews audience. This is the morning edition for August 29, 2012. Topics include: Foolish gamers in Guild Wars 2; dropping some cash on Black Ops 2, a nice Hearthfire in Skyrim. Wake up, scrubs, it's the Morning Caffeinated! 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 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

As with many Call of Duty games before it, Black Ops 2 will be getting special editions for the hardest of the hardcore fans. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 9:00AM PDT

We take a look back at Journey's creative process and surprising responses with thatgamecompany co-founder Jenova Chen. 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

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

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 27, 2012 4:45PM PDT

Adhesive Games has announced Hawken will be playable using the Oculus Rift device when dev kits go out in December, and for wider consumer audiences once it hits retail next year. Read more

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