According to well-placed Bothan spies, EA Canada is recruiting for a "major new next gen open world action game," with the recruiter confirming it was for a Star Wars project. EA Canada is the third studio on the IP.
EA has confirmed DICE and Visceral working on Star Wars, however the position at EA Canada may in fact be joint as "multi-site development" experience is wanted.
Curve Studios's action-platforming stealth puzzler Stealth Bastard will be receiving its next DLC The Lost Clones early next month. It is also the final additional piece of content that expands the campaign 20%.
Sadly PC gamers aren't guaranteed a release for the new DLC, but if it does arrive it wouldn't be for a few months. For now it's exclusive to PlayStation version Stealth Inc.
In the 7th episode of DC All Access on YouTube, vice president of WB Games Ames Kirshen detailed a little bit of what to expect from the Initiation DLC from Batman: Arkham Origins.
Today's compiled code is no longer safe as it once was as now Rockstar's Beach Bum pack has been torn apart with audio files found to mention a casino, and racing with custom cars that can be pink slipped.
It's unclear whether these new features would be for single player, GTA Online or both? The Beach Bum DLC was given freely with this new content teased by characters.
Volition has announced a new Christmas-themed downloadable content pack for Saints Row IV, called "How the Saints Save Christmas". As part of the promotion, the developer has also announced a Sing-A-Long Contest for fans to send in recordings of their lyrics.
TT Games is putting their LEGO set together this time for The Hobbit, which some promotional artwork had already trot out of the Shire. Now its official as Warner Brothers decrees it so with a Spring 2014 release.
It comes out for practically every platform there is with Peter Jackson's movie adaptation of Middle-earth given life in plastic form once again. Feel better? Good.
As of November 20th, Take-Two has trademarked 'Bully Bullworth Academy: Canis Canem Edit' on European shores which includes an emblem for the dysfunctional boarding school educating Jimmy Hopkins.
Rockstar Games' Bully originally released as 'Canis Canem Edit' in Europe. A CV discovered in October revealed Rockstar was working on the "next version of a famous IP".
Promotional artwork on the back of LEGO instruction booklets reveal that LEGO The Hobbit will be "coming out" next year in video game form. Bilbo, Thorin and Gandalf figures are shown in the booklets.
The third and last Hobbit film is due for release December 17th, 2014. It's likely that LEGO The Hobbit will launch around the same time to maximise wallet gouging as fans want their precious.
Square Enix Europe was caught with its hand in the trademark cookie jar, and so has tentatively acknowledged Lara Croft: Reflections with a tease something crypt-raiding this way comes in early December.
Early next month is the annual Spike TV VGX awards where big name announcements take place. Crystal Dynamics' senior art director Brian Horton remarked they're "well financed".
It seems that the 1.06 patch for Grand Theft Auto V has opened up a glitch in the Grand Theft Auto Online multiplayer that allows players to exploit it for unlimited money.
Sony is one step closer to earning the coveted Platinum Trophy for game leaks as now something by the name of 'Blackbeard's Wrath' has been revealed for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.
Trophies for the upcoming DLC spilled its secrets all over the poop deck, leaving a right mess of spoilers. Another content pack by the name of Freedom Cry was also named.
Lead game designer Jean-Sebastien Decant for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag believes the open world of the next title in the series is likely to be "shared with other players," at least socially - maybe multiplayer.
This will make Ubisoft treat the open world aspects as "much more like a platform" that'll need maintaining for years. Decant agreed it would take its cue from Watch Dogs in this respect.
The latest slice of zombie cake from Techland is Dying Light and given its name you can well imagine that light itself plays a rather prominent role. Indeed, when it's dark we become the mercilessly hunted.
A new tech trailer has been released showing off some of the fancy lighting tricks in Dying Light, as they continue to push their in-house Chrome Engine 6. Most illuminating.
Warner Bros Interactive launched LEGO Marvel Super Heroes yesterday on every conceivable platform, including PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, as well as heavily promoted Marvel minifigs sitting outside Hamleys in the UK.
An almost 13-minute long developer walkthrough of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes has just been released by Kojima Productions. It features the footage of the game seen during September's TGS 2013.
The narration is all in English, including on-screen text and in-game audio. Ground Zeroes is the prologue due in Spring 2014 to the full Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain.
Developer Eidos Montreal has removed the quick-time events from Thief entirely following the controversy they stirred within the community, although there were "very few instances of QTEs" actually in it.
It became an "easy decision to do away" with the mechanic following the backlash, which has also seen the withdrawal of an XP system for Garrett. No swimming will feature.
Sony announced at the live launch event for the PlayStation 4 on SpikeTV that their upcoming sequel Infamous: Second Son will be hitting the PlayStation 4 on the 21st March 2014. It had originally been scheduled for February 2014.
Sony announced new downloadable content for their apocalyptic action game The Last of Us, "Left Behind". The DLC will be a prequel, taking place before the events of the game, focusing on Ellie's life before meeting Joel, hanging with her friend Riley.
At the PlayStation 4 live launch event on SpikeTV, Sony released a teaser trailer confirming Uncharted 4 for the PlayStation 4.
In an announcement for the free Beach Bum update for GTA Online, which includes new weapons, vehicles and jobs, Rockstar has also briefly mentioned new info on "some exciting new Story Mode updates".
Story Mode is of course the single-player portion that is Grand Theft Auto V, as opposed to the near standalone multiplayer of GTA Online. This new info is due "very soon."