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A 2.3GB patch for Assassin's Creed 4 on PlayStation 4 fixes the connection errors for players with large friend lists. It also fixes a variety of other bugs, adds tutorial streaming, and changes the fight balance to make double attacks more frequent. Read more

With an upcoming movie and excellent reviews for Rivals, the Need for Speed franchise seems to be doing quite well. However, Electronic Arts has... Read more

Ubisoft has temporarily lost the trademark for Watch Dogs as someone pretending to be CEO Yves Guillemot requested the "express abandonment" for... Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 3, 2014 12:00PM PST

At this point, a big publisher launching a potential new series (what original game from a big publisher isn't a potential new series?) solely on current-gen systems feels a little quaint, nostalgic, silly. It's not wholly surprising, then, that Square Enix has confirmed Murdered: Soul Suspect will spook Xbox One too. Read more

According to a new poster ad, SEGA is already working on a new Sonic game that will be coming to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Read more

Firmware update 1.60 will boogy onto PlayStation 4 tonight, adding support for Sony's official headsets with 7.1 virtual surround sound, Pulse and Pulse Elite. Sony has also announced its new 'Gold Wireless Headset,' which will cost $100. A new companion app is coming too, offering special sound profiles created specifically for certain games. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 2, 2014 7:00AM PST

Pinch, punch, first new releases of the month! (Check your retailer's returns policy.) We'll see the launch of Fable Anniversary, Bravely Default, Jazzpunk, The LEGO Movie Videogame, Outlast on PS4, Dustforce on PlayThings, and oodles more. Read more

Sherlock Holmes is quite the eccentric, which you can see in the new trailer for Frogwares' Sherlock Holmes: Crime & Punishments, coming later this year to PC, PS4, PS3, and Xbox 360. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 30, 2014 6:00AM PST

The "dictator sim" series (dictate 'em up? No, I can't make this any sillier) Tropico began life on PC, later spreading to Xbox 360 too, and now is finally coming to PlayStation with Tropico 5. Publisher Kalypso today announced it'll hit PlayStation 4 too, which is a bit curious as T5 is on Xbox 360, not Xbox One. Oh, the ways of publishers are many and mysterious! Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jan 29, 2014 2:35PM PST

A newly announced co-op mode may make it even harder to control Octodad--and will undoubtedly result in even more laughs. Read more

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