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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 17, 2014 10:00AM PST

The stunt-tastic skiing discipline of slopestyle made its Olympic debut at Sochi 2014, sending skiers hurtling over ramps and grinding down rails. If you fancy having a crack yourself without cracking a rib, why, you're in luck, as Snow has added a cheeky 'Fochi 2014' slopestyle run to its Early Access release. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Feb 17, 2014 9:30AM PST

The Titanfall beta, originally scheduled to end tomorrow, will instead wrap up on Wednesday. Read more

For many, Harmonix is synonymous with "music." Their games have defined the genre, with iconic hits like Karaoke Revolution, Guitar Hero, Rock... Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 17, 2014 8:30AM PST

Ryse: Son of Rome may have been one of the big shiny exclusives at the heart of the Xbox One launch lineup but, well, it wasn't all that great. To stir up a little interest as it continues its DLC plans, Microsoft is running a week-long download sale bringing Ryse down to $39.99. It's also unveiled the second DLC pack, Mars' Chosen, which adds a new co-op Survival Mode. Read more

Lightning Returns definitively closes the book on the her story, but director Motomu Toriyama says she's so popular she may still cameo in future Final Fantasy games. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 17, 2014 7:30AM PST

Suda51's cybernetic executioner Mondo Zappa is coming over from consoles to PC. Killer Is Dead, released on Xbox 360 and PS3 last year, is coming to PC on May 9 at the budget price of $19.99, publisher Deep Silver announced today. It's packing a few extras too, coming with the DLC and a new 'Nightmare' difficulty mode. Read more

Borderlands 2 hinted at larger things, but Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford says the scope of such a project is too big for the company to handle right now. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 17, 2014 6:30AM PST

If you like your RPG combat turn-based and your weapons imbued with the souls of fairies, perhaps keep an eye out for Fairy Fencer F. Released in Japan last October, the RPG by Record of Agarest War developer Compile Heart's RPG is coming to North America this fall courtesy of NIS America, the publisher has announced. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 17, 2014 6:00AM PST

Japan's favourite virtual popstar Hatsune Miku is almost set to begin touring on Vita. Sega has confirmed that its handled version of the vocaloid songstress's rhythm game Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F will arrive on March 4. It'll support Cross-Buy with PlayStation 3 for the DLC--but not the full game. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 16, 2014 9:00AM PST

Next week brings oodles of new games, including bug-squisher Earth Defense Force 2025, town-builder Banished, the next-gen versions of jumper Rayman, murder-y jumper Strider, ape simulator Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, and an Early Access release for mankind-destroyer Plauge Inc: Evolved on PC. Oh, and a new Dreamcast game. Read more

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