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A hands-on look at Skylanders Swap Force, complete with terrible name-mixing puns. Read more

Skylanders Swap Force is coming October 13, Activision announced today. Versions will also be released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, though not necessarily on the same date. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jun 6, 2013 11:30AM PDT

Disney has unveiled its next playset for Disney Infinity, and with all the characters and franchises it could choose from, it has decided to promote its upcoming movie, The Lone Ranger Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jun 5, 2013 4:15PM PDT

Sega has partnered with Ouya to bring three Sonic games to the Android-based console soon after it launches in late June, the publisher has announced, including both episodes of Sonic the Hedgehog 4. But expect to pay more for the full versions than those already available for Android. Read more

Namco Bandai's bringing vintage PlayStation 2 RPG Tales of Symphonia and its sequel Dawn of the New World to PlayStation 3 all shinied up in a double-pack named Tales of Symphonia Chronicles, the publisher announced over the weekend. If you missed the pair the first time around, or don't want to drag out your PS2 or GameCube to play them, the collection's due in "early 2014." Read more

Mega Man X is coming to Wii U's Virtual Console on May 30, with full Game Pad support for X's first adventure. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 23, 2013 2:00PM PDT

Epic Mickey 2 is coming to Vita on June 18, with a few new touch features. Read more

Infinity Ward has been working on an all new engine for Call of Duty: Ghosts, and while we discussed it our our first preview of the game, a picture--or trailer--is worth a thousand words. Activision has released a new video comparing the current graphics to Modern Warfare 3. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, May 16, 2013 12:00PM PDT

Fans that produce "Let's Play" style videos of Nintendo content will no longer be able to earn any ad revenue due to a new policy being enforced by the publisher. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 14, 2013 12:15PM PDT

Nintendo has won a dispute with Motiva LLC, which filed in 2008 regarding patents of its motion-sensing technology. Read more

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