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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 13, 2013 11:45AM PST

Oculus Rift may be the latest 'future of gaming' for people who have money to spend on expensive peripherals (and whose eyes are fooled by fake 3D), but it doesn't seem very interested in consoles. That's because the quickly-developing nature of VR tech and the slowness of console generations means that "Consoles are too limited for what we want to do," Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey has said. Read more

Can Rayman Legends get any prettier? We'll be able to find out next year, when the UbiArt-powered platformer makes its way to PS4 and Xbox One in... Read more

Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes, the prologue to The Phantom Pain, will include PlayStation-exclusive content. Read more

Child of Light is Ubisoft's gorgeous UbiArt-powered turn-based RPG game from Far Cry 3 creative director Patrick Plourde. Coming to pretty much... Read more

Minecraft is something of a phenomenon. But how did that happen? How did "Notch" start Mojang and create the game? You can now watch Minecraft: The... Read more

Warner Bros announced the next Lord of the Rings game, a prequel to the famed trilogy called Shadow of Mordor. It's in development at Monolith, for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 12, 2013 7:45AM PST

Just a week shy of PlanetSide 2's first birthday, Sony Online Entertainment has given players a welcome gift. Today brings the launch of the patch jazzily named 'Performance Update 01,' which, well, does exactly what it says on the tin. The core engine and UI now make better use of multi-core processors and oh gosh, that's just the beginning. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 12, 2013 6:15AM PST

If you've been aching to torment friends and loved ones with endless slideshows but lacked a projector or Apple TV or other irritation enabler, don't worry, Xbox One has you covered. A new nine-minute video shows off its SkyDrive app, which will pull your photos and videos from Microsoft's cloud storage service. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 11, 2013 11:30AM PST

NBA 2K14 will sport a "Real Voice" feature, taking clips from actual NBA interviews and using them for the in-game halftime and post-game interviews. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 11, 2013 8:30AM PST

A new story trailer for Dead Rising 3 shows why Nick Ramos needs to fight his way out of Fortune City. Read more