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‘Battlefield 4’ and ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ duel with competing packed story trailers

Check out the latest story trailers for Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty: Ghosts. Both released this week, and a close look at each one offers a few insights about what's coming in the next-gen and the state of shooters in general.
Gaming

‘Titanfall’ coming in March 2014 with $250 Collector’s Edition

Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment confirm the U.S. and European launch dates for Titanfall. The game arrives in North America on March 11, 2014, for Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC, either on its own or as part of a $250 Collector's…
Movies & TV

‘Beetlejuice 2’ builds momentum as Tim Burton, Michael Keaton reportedly line up

Tim Burton is reportedly in talks to direct a sequel to his 1989 comedy classic Beetlejuice, with a script from Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter scribe Seth Grahame-Smith. Michael Keaton is expected to return for the starring role.
Gaming

‘Need for Speed: Rivals’ skips Wii U and Vita, poor ‘Most Wanted’ sales to blame

Ghost Games creative director Craig Sullivan notes that Need for Speed: Rivals won't be heading to Wii U or PlayStation Vita due to the low sales on those platforms for 2012's Need for Speed: Most Wanted.
Gaming

Apple’s next iPad Mini could make the 3DS and Vita look like toys

Apple's iPad has always supported gaming, but it still hasn't attracted the kind of people who line up for Grand Theft Auto or Call of Duty. Here's how the iPad Mini 2 could change that.
Gaming

MLG Fall Invitational brings big wins for Team Dignitas, Complexity

The 2013 Major League Gaming Fall Invitational is officially over, and the top winners are Team Dignitas for Dota 2 and Complexity for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.
Gaming

Bungie sharing ‘Destiny’ beta codes all week on Twitter

Bungie will be tweeting out beta access codes for Destiny all this week. The beta is set to launch in early 2014, with a full release to follow later in the year for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
Gaming

‘Warface’ brings its silly name and F2P shootfest to North America

Crytek Kiev's Warface launches in North America. The free-to-play, browser-based first-person shooter offers a mix of co-op and competitive modes in class-based, progression-driven combat.
Gaming

How fans shaped the unique multiplayer in ‘Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’

Although the campaign is the main draw of the Assassin’s Creed series, the multiplayer has quietly gained a loyal and passionate fanbase. And it’s for them that the new multiplayer was designed.
Gaming

Jetsetter: Angry Birds go Bollywood as Rovio tries to take India

This week in Jetsetter, we talk about how games change when they cross cultures and look at how the maker of Angry Birds is thinking about changing its game in India. Then we check in on a fast growing game maker in China who's partnered…
Gaming

Don’t read about ‘The Stanley Parable’ until you know why you shouldn’t

Davey Wreden and William Pugh pull off a miraculous trick in The Stanley Parable, a first-person game-like creation that leans heavily on its surreal examination of narrative and interactive tropes.
Gaming

20 gorgeous Xbox One games that will make you wish it was November 22

When the Xbox One hits stores on November 22, 2014, consumers will have 19 options on what games to take home with the console. Here’s a quick look at them all.