News

« News Home

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jun 9, 2013 2:00PM PDT

Plants vs Zombies 2 is not, as feared, a first-person shooter. But that doesn't mean the oft-rumored multiplayer take on PopCap's popular strategy... Read more

NBA2K14 is coming out October 1. LeBron James has been unveiled as the cover athlete for the game, the first next-gen installment of the long-running franchise. Read more

Skylanders Swap Force is coming October 13, Activision announced today. Versions will also be released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, though not necessarily on the same date. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jun 7, 2013 2:00PM PDT

A new trailer for FIFA 14 shows off the new features coming to this year's installment. Read more

Is Microsoft's used games policy legal? Unfortunately, yes. However, with third parties ultimately responsible for how used games work on Xbox One, how likely is it that they will go through with an anti-used games stance? Read more

Twisted Pixel has announced that LocoCycle will be an Xbox One launch title. It will still come to XBLA too, but at some later date. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 7, 2013 7:30AM PDT

Killing zombies is so passé. Running away from zombies, that's the next big thing! Beatshapers is working on an undead endless runner with ZRun, and Dead Island creator Techland is going all parkour-y with Dying Light. The first trailer dropped today ahead of E3, showing that yes, both zombies and running around are themes. Read more

Garrett is making his return in a new Thief, and just in case you forgot who he is and what he loves, a new trailer tells you that he loves to steal. Its a nice video, but again, don't expect any gameplay. You didn't want to see that any way, did you? Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jun 6, 2013 4:20PM PDT

Microsoft has clarified the privacy settings and tools it has put in place for the new always-on Kinect. Read more

Microsoft has clarified its online validation strategy for Xbox One. It will require a check every 24 hours on your home machine, or hourly if you're accessing your library on someone else's. Read more

Most Anticipated Xbox One Games