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by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jul 30, 2013 12:30PM PDT

Aisha Tyler, aka Lana from Archer, will have a small role in Ubisoft's upcoming open-world game, Watch Dogs. Read more

EA Sports is introducing the All-25 Team to Madden NFL 25, bringing together 25 of the greatest football players of all-time. And of course, they're going to be coached by John Madden. Read more

Splinter Cell Blacklist includes two flavors of fan-favorite multiplayer mode Spies vs Mercs. In a new video, Ubisoft shows off what it's like to play as a Spy in Blacklist mode. Read more

Co-op multiplayer mode Wolfpack was one of the big additions to Assassin's Creed 3. With AC4, Ubisoft Annecy plans on taking a "big step," by expanding its co-op offering. Read more

Nintendo has filed a new trademark for Eternal Darkness, the classic Gamecube horror game. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 28, 2013 8:30AM PDT

New weeks' lineup of new releases includes Pikmin 3, the new Rise of the Triad, the PC edition of CastleStorm, PixelJunk Monsters: Ultimate HD for Vita, procedurally-generated platformer Cloudberry Kingdom, Skulls of the Shogun freed from Windows 8, and more. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jul 26, 2013 2:30PM PDT

Nintendo has taken a less-public approach with courting indie developers, a method that some indies are praising. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 26, 2013 6:00AM PDT

Precursor Games has relaunched its crowdfunding campaign for Shadow of the Eternals, a "spiritual successor" to GameCube survival horror Eternal Darkness made by some of the folks behind the original at Silicon Knights. Which proved to be a bit of a problem, as many don't have much confidence in them anymore. Still, it's trying again, this time with a less ambitious goal of $750,000. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jul 25, 2013 5:30PM PDT

An eco resource site estimates the energy costs of various consoles, with Ouya leading as the most energy-friendly, and the first-generation PlayStation "Fat" coming in dead last. Read more

You know how it goes: after a pleasant double-date everyone bundles back to your place for a nightcap, then another, and more, and before you know it, someone's spinning a bottle. Come August 8 you'll be able to defuse that awkward tension safely by turning on your Wii U, as Spin the Bottle: Bumpie's Party has no kissing, just lots of silly fun. Read more

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