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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 30, 2014 6:00AM PST

The "dictator sim" series (dictate 'em up? No, I can't make this any sillier) Tropico began life on PC, later spreading to Xbox 360 too, and now is finally coming to PlayStation with Tropico 5. Publisher Kalypso today announced it'll hit PlayStation 4 too, which is a bit curious as T5 is on Xbox 360, not Xbox One. Oh, the ways of publishers are many and mysterious! Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jan 29, 2014 2:35PM PST

A newly announced co-op mode may make it even harder to control Octodad--and will undoubtedly result in even more laughs. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jan 29, 2014 1:55PM PST

Both next-gen consoles received a "Definitive Edition" of Tomb Raider featuring fancy new effects that PC players can't get right now. However,... Read more

Perhaps the most high-profile release of the PS4 launch was Killzone: Shadow Fall. Guerrilla Games' shooter is arguably one of the prettiest games... Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 29, 2014 12:00PM PST

Citing sudden opportunities for partnerships, Bloober Team has moved its PlayStation 4 game Basement Crawl out of its planned launch this week and into the more nebulous first quarter of 2014. Read more

A source within Sony reportedly claims that the company is working on the ability to play PS1 and PS2 games on the PlayStation 4 through normal emulation, rather than strictly keeping to the streaming service of PlayStation Now. Read more

"all of this technology, it might appear in future games--it might just not be on boats." Read more

The Elder Scrolls Online is getting a special 'Imperial Edition,' and Bethesda has outlined the host of extras included in it and the extra 'Explorer's Pack' you'll get for pre-ordering any version of the game. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 29, 2014 6:00AM PST

You squeeze your hands tight and grit your teeth. You're holding it in for now, but how much longer? How soon before you snap and the next punk you see takes a crowbar to the teeth? Hang in there, friend. You've only got between five and eight months to wait until you can let that tension out in a safe way, as Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number is coming in the third quarter of this year. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jan 28, 2014 4:30PM PST

In spite of all its bugs, and in spite of DICE publicly announcing it had suspended development of DLC, Battlefield 4's "Premium" Season Pass has... Read more

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