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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 16, 2012 4:30PM PDT

Axl Rose's case against Activision looks to be moving forward, after a California judge indicated he doesn't accept the fraud allegations but could let the breach-of-contract suit be settled at trial. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 13, 2012 1:45PM PDT

EA Sports announced that the demo for Madden NFL 13 coming tomorrow. It will feature two matches: Giants vs 49ers, and Seahawks vs Redskins, along with a sampling of new features. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 12, 2012 10:00AM PDT

Next week's new release lineup is a bit crammed, bulging with Darksiders II, New Super Mario Bros. 2, The Last Story, Sleeping Dogs, Papo & Yo, the PC edition of Iron Brigade, and more. Read more

Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2013 will pack in a new controller that relies on biometric feedback to determine if you're keeping your cool, resulting in damage and accuracy bonuses. Read more

The Madden franchise is a regular gold mine for Electronic Arts to exploit. But is it EA Sports' best game? EA Sports head Andrew Wilson admits that the Madden franchise hasn't offered its A game in recent years. Read more

Activision released its Q2 2012 results today, boasting $1.05 billion in non-GAAP revenue. It credited the long-term success of Skylanders, and the launch of Diablo 3, among its successes. Read more

Thanks to the console's touch screen, the Wii U version of FIFA Soccer 13 will be a lot like the PS Vita version of the game. A variety of the game's features will be controlled through touch, including passing, tackling, and shooting. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 1, 2012 12:30PM PDT

Jay Z has signed on to executive produce NBA 2K13, and will be personally involved in the music selection and art direction for the game. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Aug 1, 2012 7:45AM PDT

For you RAW and SmackDown wrestling aficionados hoping that WWE '13 would make its way to Wii U or to PC, don't hold your breath. THQ's creative director for the series has confirmed the game is strictly for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Read more

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