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While news about new tools reducing development times may not seem hugely exciting to you, bear in mind that this makes games cheaper, which makes publishers less conservative, which means better games for us. Huzzah, then, that Capcom is going around boasting that moving away from the old MT Framework engine to its shiny new Panta Rhei engine, the one powering Deep Down, will bring big dev time savings. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jan 14, 2014 8:15PM PST

Major League Baseball is stepping in to fill the void left by the MLB 2K series by reviving the beloved R.B.I. Baseball franchise. R.B.I. Baseball '14 will come to current and next-gen consoles, as well as smartphones and tablets, in Spring 2014. Read more

2K Games and Turtle Rock have announced pre-order bonuses for Evolve, which includes a new skin at launch and an alternate monster sometime after launch. Read more

Infinity Ward has detailed the maps in its upcoming Call of Duty: Ghosts "Onslaught" DLC, including the "Fog" map that serves as an homage to horror films and lets you play as the iconic Halloween villain Michael Myers. Read more

Tomb Raider was already a mighty pretty game when it launched last year on last-gen consoles. But, how does the Definitive Edition fare on PS4 and Xbox One? Will the generation jump really affect the visuals in a noticeable way? Read more

Outlast is ready to drum up some scares on PS4 in February and will also be available to PlayStation Plus members for free. Read more

If you've already bought a PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, you're probably a bit antsy waiting for any new game to come out, let alone one as lovely as Rayman Legends. Ubisoft has good news on that front, at least, as it's quietly bumped Rayman's release forward by a week, to February 18. Read more

Call of Duty: Ghosts' first downloadable content pack, Onslaught, is coming on January 28. It will include a new set of maps, and an Extinction episode titled "Nightfall." Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 13, 2014 6:05AM PST

Battlefield 4 launched in a wonky enough state that disgruntled shareholders have launched a class-action lawsuit over how it effected EA's share price, but bless its heart, developer DICE has been trying. The PC edition has received a new patch today, targeting more of those nasty crashes, and both PlayStation 4 and PS3 versions are being patched tomorrow too. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jan 10, 2014 12:00PM PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2014. Next up, we've got Andrew Yoon with his list of 2014 titles. Read more