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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jul 22, 2013 10:30AM PDT

Assassin's Creed 4 writer Darby McDevitt explains how he subtly addressed the subject of slavery in the game, by making it a "fact of life" in the background. Read more

BioWare revealed some new tidbits about Dragon Age: Inquisition, including a greater degree of choice in the dialogue system and how your decisions will influence the world. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jul 21, 2013 12:00PM PDT

With Xbox One, Kinect is always staring at you, silently judging you. But having an integrated camera system with a console has its benefits. For... Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 19, 2013 7:00AM PDT

You'll probably play Battlefield 4's single-player campaign at some point but it's hardly why anyone should buy the game, so who really minds if the story's generic nonsense? EA has revealed a little more of that, rambling on about John Shootman and his chums and communists and wars and sinking battleships or something. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jul 18, 2013 5:00PM PDT

Capcom has announced a new side-scrolling Strider at San Diego Comic-Con for Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, PS3, and PC. Read more

Ubisoft's Julian Gerighty says the company's focus on open-world games is part of a general direction towards games that are designed to take advantage of a constant online connection. Read more

The Watch Dogs Limited Edition will include a collectible SteelBook Case, the official soundtrack, an 80-page hardcover art book, a 9" Aiden statue, and Aiden Pearce's mask. The last bit will be helpful when you go cosplaying... in a bank, perhaps. Read more

EA Sports will continue to make college football games. However, it will do so without the NCAA license. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jul 17, 2013 2:10PM PDT

Microsoft has won its legal wrangling to take control of the XboxOne.com and XboxOne.net domain names, making it the first manufacturer to own names associated with its next-gen console. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jul 17, 2013 8:30AM PDT

The Raving Rabbids TV series will debut on August 3. Rabbids Invasion will consist of 26 half-hour episodes, and tie into an upcoming Xbox One "interactive TV show" game. Read more

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