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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 11:00AM PDT

Angry Birds is partnering with the Philadelphia Eagles football team to offer a new themed stage each week during the football season. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 10:30AM PDT

The Walking Dead's third episode rolls out to PlayStation 3 customers today, and PC and Xbox 360 marketplaces tomorrow. Read more

As with many Call of Duty games before it, Black Ops 2 will be getting special editions for the hardest of the hardcore fans. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 7:45AM PDT

We knew something was coming when Bethesda trademarked Heathfire more than a week ago, but now we know it is a new add-on coming for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on September 4 to Xbox 360. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 28, 2012 6:45AM PDT

You wouldn't know it from watching the bang-pow-quote-cinematic-die-die trailers, but XCOM: Enemy Unknown is actually a turn-based tactical affair in the same vein as the widely-celebrated original X-COM games. Fortunately, publisher 2K decided to show off the game itself yesterday, though you'll have missed it if you don't follow social Twitfacestreams. So come, enjoy over an hour of tactical delights. Read more

Ramblings and musings of occasional significance to the Shacknews audience. This is the morning edition for August 28, 2012. Topics include: the tale of two interviews, a Wii U oopsy, and tidbits that might make you spew you coffee across the screen. Wake up, scrubs, it's the Morning Caffeinated! Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 27, 2012 4:45PM PDT

Adhesive Games has announced Hawken will be playable using the Oculus Rift device when dev kits go out in December, and for wider consumer audiences once it hits retail next year. Read more

Gears of War: Judgment will add a "Free-for-All" multiplayer mode, marking the first time the series has had multiplayer that isn't team-based. Read more

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