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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 13, 2014 11:00AM PDT

"As soon as the player can predict a pattern in the Alien, it stops being scary," Alien: Isolation designer Gary Napper says in a new video developer diary. "Depending on cautious players are, we've seen encounters ... last well over 30 minutes in some cases, and this just can't be done with scripted behavior." Gosh. The video also touches on how the creature looks, moves, and hunts dear young Amanda Ripley. Read more

by Robert Workman, shacknews.com, Mar 13, 2014 10:00AM PDT

Titanfall has a huge amount of Burn Cards to use within the game, and we've got some suggestions on how to use them. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Mar 13, 2014 8:30AM PDT

According to Respawn lead engineer Richard Baker, "originally we weren't planning on an Xbox One version of the game." Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Mar 12, 2014 2:30PM PDT

The previously announced Titanfall K'NEX playsets are coming this fall. There will be six different sets, ranging from $13 to $45. The priciest... Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Mar 12, 2014 9:00AM PDT

MLB Advanced Media has released the first gameplay details for R.B.I. Baseball 14, which will feature a modern art style and faster-paced games. Read more

"We're not trying to make a game that everybody who plays games will automatically buy," Bethesda said. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 11, 2014 5:00PM PDT

Fable Legends executive producer Geoff Smith says the studio is looking into ways to incorporate Kinect, and may use it as an alternate control mechanism for the "villain mode." Read more

Series creator Hideo Kojima has delved into an explanation of Solid Snake's name, and how it developed further has he had to come up with other characters to match. Read more

An HD remake of the 2010 homebrew Genesis RPG Pier Solar and the Great Architects is in the works, and developer Watermelon recently announced it obtained licenses for PS4 and Xbox One versions. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Mar 11, 2014 12:00PM PDT

Why is there no cross-platform play in Titanfall? The Xbox 360 version is one reason to blame. Read more

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