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by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Oct 30, 2012 2:30PM PDT

EA has announced that more than two million players are taking advantage of Premium, which adds a number of new map packs for DICE's popular online shooter. Read more

FIFA Soccer 13 is now "the biggest sports launch of all-time," Electronic Arts has revealed, with 7.4 million copies sold through within its first four weeks of release. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Oct 30, 2012 1:30PM PDT

The Walt Disney Company has acquired Lucasfilm and its subsidiaries, including its LucasArts video gaming division. Read more

The "Sharpshooter" multiplayer character is available in Assassin's Creed 3 early, if you grab a can of NOS and enter it for rewards points. Read more

Activision has announced that online play for select Call of Duty and Guitar Hero titles will be problematic while data centers attempt to restore power post-Hurricane. Read more

Look, there's going to be another Call of Duty game next year. But what will it be? Given the trend, smart money would be on an Infinity Ward-developed Modern Warfare 4--and that's supposedly what we'll be getting. Read more

Dead Island Riptide will release in North America on April 23. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 30, 2012 10:00AM PDT

With Halo 4 arriving next week, Microsoft is cramming trailers and titbits into the gaping maws of hungry fans awaiting the most expensive game it's ever made. Someone's been sneaking snacks, though, as a trailer for the co-op Spartan Ops mode has appeared on the Internet, seemingly leaked out early. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 30, 2012 9:30AM PDT

If you're picking up Assassin's Creed 3 today, you'll want to make sure you go online to download the launch-day patch. Ubisoft has detailed a big long list of things the patch fixes with its open-world murder simulator, which you'll want unless you fancy imagining that the in-game Animus itself is on the fritz and glitching out. Read more

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