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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 17, 2013 11:30AM PDT

Diablo III's auction house may make it very easy to buy all sorts of shiny hats and swords but oh wait no that's awful, the dream of scoring 'phat loot' (as the kids say) is what keeps people coming back to Diablo. Or not, in the case of D3. So it's going. So long! Goodbye. Blizzard is shutting down both the gold and real-money auction houses on March 18, 2014. Read more

You may quite fancy a good look at The Evil Within gameplay, and might think the Tokyo Game Show would be a good time to share some, given that it's baby of Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami. You won't find it in the new TGS "gameplay" trailer though. You big naive fool. Read more

With so many cross-generation games launching this year, both Sony and Microsoft have announced plans to let gamers "upgrade" from one gen to the next--usually at a cost of about $10. However, there isn't just one way to take advantage of this deal. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Sep 16, 2013 3:45PM PDT

EA Sports is ready to revive the NBA Live series, announcing that NBA Live 14 would arrive on Xbox One and PS4 on November 19. Read more

EA has announced the official release dates for the next-gen versions of Battlefield 4, Madden NFL 25, and FIFA 14. Each is coming a few days before their respective console launches. Read more

Ubisoft's Patrick Plourde hopes the upcoming Child of Light will create bonding moments between parents and children with its two-player mode. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Sep 13, 2013 4:30PM PDT

The open beta for Battlefield 4 will begin on October 1st. It will be available on all current-gen platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, and PC. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 13, 2013 2:00PM PDT

Sony worldwide studios head Shuhei Yoshida says he'd "like to get that indie flow going in the Japan market as well," since the smaller-studio games are handy for filling in schedule gaps between big releases. Read more

"Criterion is just 17 people these days," Criterion creative director Alex Ward said. Apparently, most of the studio moved to Ghost Games, leaving just a "small team" behind to work at Criterion. Read more

A new report suggests that the lead PS4 has is still "significant" and "obvious," with PS4 offering up to 50 percent more performance than Xbox One. Read more

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