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Eidos Montreal, developer of the recently released Thief and Deus Ex: Human Revolution laid off 27 employees today. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Mar 4, 2014 1:00PM PST

Batman: Arkham Origins had a multiplayer mode we weren't particularly fond of. Outsourced to Splash Damage, the online offering had Batman and... Read more

The Koenigsegg Agera One:1 is debuting at the Geneva Auto Show today, and may be "the fastest car ever built." And it's free in Need for Speed Rivals. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 4, 2014 11:00AM PST

Titanfall may not be launching until next Tuesday but hey, if you had a jetpack and a giant stompy mecha, you'd be in a hurry to show the world too. Publisher EA today released the "launch" trailer for Respawn's FPS, made up of loads of little exciting gameplay snippets. Also something about a story. But mostly mecha. Read more

For several years now, Activision has occasionally opened up the multiplayer side of Call of Duty games to everyone on PC through Steam for special weekend events. It's always been more conservative on consoles, though. The first multiplayer demo for consoles finally arrives this weekend, giving a taste of Call of Duty: Ghosts's MP on Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Mar 4, 2014 9:00AM PST

One of my most anticipated games of 2014 now has a release date: June 3rd for PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One. Read more

A UK retailer seems to have leaked Rocksteady's next project: a next-gen entry in its Arkham series called Batman: Arkham Knight. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 4, 2014 7:00AM PST

After four months of public testing on PC, exclusive to Windows 8.1, Microsoft's game-making game Project Spark has jumped to Xbox One. Spark has all sorts of easy-to-use tools and assets to create your own fancy 3D games, and you can play other people's creations. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 4, 2014 6:30AM PST

Surely the main reason to buy an Xbox One is to play Peggle 2, which launched exclusively on Microsoft's new console in December. But who cares about Xbox One now! EA this morning announced that PopCap's peg-popping sequel is bouncing onto Xbox 360 too, landing in the bucket on May 7. Read more

Battlefield 4 hasn't had the smoothest launch, especially when it comes to online play. But DICE is steadfast in its commitment to stabilize the game's netcode and will continue addressing a laundry list of bugs in the coming weeks. Read more

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