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"It's really cool and really problematic, all at the same time, insofar as it's really super cool if you happen to have the world's most awesome internet connection," Microsoft said of cloud-based streaming of games. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 8, 2013 10:00AM PST

As is all the rage these days, NBA 2K14 has a companion app. Through it, you'll be able to earn Virtual Currency (VC) for use in the console... Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 8, 2013 9:15AM PST

75 Microsoft stores are hosting Xbox One demos with Forza 5 playable until the system launches. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 8, 2013 7:30AM PST

2D fighting game Legend of Raven was originally due on 3DS, before jumping to Vita by popular demand, and now it's coming to even fancier platforms. Publisher Nicalis has announced it'll also be attacking Xbox One and PlayStation 4, tarted up a little and now sporting the popular GGPO netcode. Read more

Yes, you'll be able to unlock an achievement for watching TV with Xbox One. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 8, 2013 4:00AM PST

What can you do with your Xbox One? A new video from Microsoft finally goes over what you can do with the OS. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 8, 2013 3:00AM PST

For many, a console's ability to stream entertainment apps is just as important as the ability to play games. PS4 already has a number of apps... Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 7, 2013 1:00PM PST

Video games are trying to kill you. If you're like me, you've been eating at Taco Bell every day while drinking Mountain Dew in an attempt to win PS4 and Xbox One systems before launch. Well, here's another thing you can send straight to your waistline: Slurpee. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 7, 2013 10:30AM PST

NBA 2K14 is arguably one of the best-looking games available at launch. 2K Sports has released a new five minute video focusing on its "Eco-Motion Engine." Read more

EA Sports outlined the online connectivity features in NBA Live 14 today, including daily updated challenges and a season play mode that tracks your skill to move you throughout the tiers. Read more