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Just Dance 2014 will shuffle into stores on October 8, with Katy Perry's "Roar" available on launch day as free DLC. Read more

Kinect for Xbox 360 found success by appealing to the fitness crowd. Microsoft hopes to capture that magic once again with Xbox One, this time with a subscription-based service. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Sep 26, 2013 10:15AM PDT

As we previously reported, Assassin's Creed 4 will launch with a companion app for touch devices. And this is what it looks like. Read more

Today, Microsoft has released "the first ever direct-feed gameplay footage" of the upcoming Forza Motorsport 5 for Xbox One. Read more

A $10 fee to go from a current-gen game to a next-gen upgrade might sound enticing on paper, until you realize that you won't be able to bring your single-player save progress with you. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 25, 2013 7:00AM PDT

Pre-ordering is, of course, generally foolish unless you're offered something decent in return for buying a game before reviews, whether it be a discount or an awfully snazzy bonus. The new Thief is hoping to lure in nostalgics and crime-lovers with an "exclusive" mission named The Bank Heist. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Sep 24, 2013 3:00PM PDT

Joseph Staten, lead writer of the original Halo, Halo 2, and the upcoming Destiny, has left Bungie. Read more

DICE has detailed changes coming to Battlefield 4's Battlelog, including the ability to challenge your friends to 'Missions' with your own special criteria, letting you compete even when you're not all on at once. Read more

The upcoming cel-shaded adventure from Deadly Premonition director Hidetaka Suehiro ("Swery65") doesn't require Kinect. However, it's precisely the kind of game that will make you want to take advantage of Microsoft's gaming camera. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Sep 23, 2013 7:00AM PDT

Xbox One will launch with a new Dashboard. Taking obvious design cues from Windows 8, Microsoft's approach with its next-gen console is simplicity.... Read more

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