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After seeing the first 15 minutes of gameplay of The Evil Within from Tango Gameworks studio, the game as it stands is a bit more ho-hum than scary. Read more

Devolver Digital's Nigel Lowrie and Flying Wild Hog's Jan Bartkowicz talk about their plans to update Shadow Warrior and frontman Lo Wang for a 2013 audience. Read more

Activision Publishing head Eric Hirshberg talks about how the Kinect integration and improved visuals of the Xbox One are influencing hte direction for Call of Duty: Ghosts. Read more

Sony has remarked on why Gran Turismo 6 is heading to PlayStation 3 instead of PS4, saying that the PS3's install base of 70 million units is much more appealing than starting from scratch on PS4. Read more

Jonathan Blow talks about the making of The Witness on PlayStation 4, discussing his new open-world and the reduced pressures of working as an indie developer. Read more

Super Stardust HD dev Housemarque has released games in the arcade rock-blaster series for the last three Sony systems and it has PS4 plans too. It's working on a "spiritual successor" to the series which surely will be based around rocks, right? Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 23, 2013 10:30AM PDT

Oh, live-action trailers! They're how publishers try to convince us that their games have deep, meaningful stories, and that our parents will definitely respect us now because look, these are actual human beingsshooting men in the face and the face-shooting isn't the part we enjoy, honest! So here's a new trailer for Bungie's FPS-RPG Destiny, which mixes live-action footage with that other hollow trailer medium, CG. Read more

Electronic Arts has announced Need for Speed Rivals, coming from Criterion Games and EA's newest studio Ghost Games. The popular racing franchise is set to come to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on November 19, as well as PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this year. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, May 23, 2013 6:00AM PDT

Zombies are still in vogue, but it's surprising to see Dead Island developer Techland move onto an entirely different first-person zombie game. While Dead Island could be described as an undead take on The Elder Scrolls, their new game, Dying Light, could be quickly summed as Mirror's Edge with walkers. Read more

Battlefield 4 producer Patrick Bach says that DICE is designing the single-player campaign to make the player feel "autonomous" rather than "locking the player in situations where things go boom." Read more

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