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by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2014 1:15PM PST

Turtle Rock's Evolve will share a lot of common factors with Left 4 Dead, right down to the need to work together against the game's monster... whichever monster you may be fighting against, that is. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2014 11:15AM PST

Sony recommends a 5Mb per second connection at minimum for using PlayStation Now, in order to make "the gameplay experience feel as if the game is being played locally." Read more

The Witcher is becoming a game! A board game, more specifically. Read more

Before Dishonored, Arkane Studios was working on The Crossing, an FPS which was to mix single-player and multiplayer by letting people control enemies in other people's games. While that sunk, developer The Farm 51 is raising the idea again with Get Even, announced today for PC and next-gen consoles. It's packing some fancy 3D scanning tech to turn real-world places into pretty levels, too. Read more

Good news for Sony doesn't necessarily translate to good news for everyone else, though. GameStop was adversely affected by the announcement of PlayStation Now, with its stock falling as much as 8% yesterday. Read more

Perhaps the biggest news from Sony's CES press conference this morning was the announcement of PlayStation Now... Read more

Sony announced today that during the holiday season, the PlayStation 4 accounted for 20% of all Twitch broadcasts. More than 1.7 million streams have been broadcast from the PS4 since the console launch. Read more

Today during its CES keynote, Sony announced PlayStation Now. The apparent culmination of its Gaikai acquisition, it will offer rentals and a subscription model to bring PlayStation games to various devices. A closed beta is planned for January. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 7, 2014 9:49AM PST

When Microsoft boasted yesterday that it sold over 3 million Xbox Ones in 2013, it seemed inevitable that Sony would quickly follow with yelling about its own success. During its CES 2014 keynote today, Sony declared that it had sold-through over 4.2 million PlayStation 4 consoles as of December 28. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 7, 2014 8:48AM PST

The studio behind Left 4 Dead has announced its next game: Evolve, for release on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One this fall. Read more