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Sony does not charge a fee for title updates, a representative told Shacknews amid reports that Microsoft had dropped its own patch fee. Read more

Planetside 2 is planning an update for August that will allow command players to set "hotspots" for missions, with XP bonuses for participating. Read more

DICE has revealed that four fan-favorite maps from Battlefield 3 will be remade with the Frostbite 3 engine for Battlefield 4. These maps will be part of the Second Assault DLC, which will be coming first to Xbox One sometime after the new console launches. Read more

DC Universe Online creative director Jens Andersen talks about the philosophy that went into the game's free-to-play switch, and why he didn't want to level-gate or "annoy" players into paying. Read more

Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida says it was planning its DRM policies, but seeing negative reaction. Read more

Games will eventually shift to a primarily digital distribution model. However, that day is not coming any time soon, Sony says. Read more

FarSight Studios has dropped a hefty progress update for its flip 'em up The Pinball Arcade, with word on the long-delayed Xbox 360 DLC, release windows for the PC and Wii U editions, and a trailer showing off the PlayStation 4 version on its Star Trek: The Next Generation table. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jun 24, 2013 11:30AM PDT

We're glad to see that Square Enix's tradition of ridiculous-sounding names continues with Final Fantasy XV. Read more

For gamers that refuse to jump into the next-gen, there's good news: EA expects that the "cross-gen" period to last for the next two years. Read more

The secret sauce behind Battlefield 4's good looks is the Frostbite 3 engine that powers it. A new video showcases some of the new things that "the next evolution" of DICE's engine can do. Read more

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