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by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Aug 8, 2012 12:00PM PDT

While there are some novel ideas with the Wii U version of Mass Effect 3, I found the new features added by the GamePad didn't add much to the overall experience. 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

While Sony has been aggressively pursuing third-party support for its upcoming PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale, Nintendo may be considering to go the opposite route. Read more

Oh, what a bother it was when you finish a single-player game's campaign and must find something else to while away the dragging hours of your life! With Darksiders 2, however, you'll be able to return in New Game+ mode or jump into a wave survival mode, publisher THQ announced today. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Aug 6, 2012 11:15AM PDT

While the Wii U version of Madden NFL 13 will tout some exclusive new features over its Xbox 360 and PS3 brethren, it's going to be missing a few crucial features from the other console versions. Read more

As with Mass Effect 2 on PlayStation 3, BioWare is prepping another interactive comic for Wii U, one that spans not only Mass Effect 1, but 2 as well. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 2, 2012 1:30PM PDT

EA detailed the custom features of the Wii U version of Madden 13 at its Summer Showcase today, including custom play-calling and hot-routes with the GamePad. Read more

At its Summer Showcase, Electronic Arts announced the first story-driven single player DLC for Mass Effect 3. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 2, 2012 12:00PM PDT

Swish technology doesn't make a game, but it can make it awfully pretty to look at. So come watch an Assassin's Creed III trailer focusing on Ubisoft's AnvilNext engine, which powers it. 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

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