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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 30, 2012 7:30AM PDT

Toy Soldiers was a pleasant surprise when it hit Xbox Live Arcade in 2010, a tip-top tower defense masquerading as a tabletop wargame in a young chap's bedroom. Last Friday it made the the jump onto PC, coming complete with its two DLC packs for $10. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 30, 2012 6:45AM PDT

After Shadowrun Returns Kickstarter hit its original fan-funding goal of $400,000 within 28 hours, it was clear the cyberpunk RPG had cybernetic legs. Funding finally wrapped up yesterday with a whopping great grand total of $1,895,772. Read more

by Jeff Mattas, shacknews.com, Apr 30, 2012 6:00AM PDT

We get a look at God of War: Ascension's multiplayer component, shown at a Sony-run press event last week. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 29, 2012 7:00AM PDT

Another week, another nice bag bag of new releases! Next week will bring games including Sniper Elite V2, Tera, Fable Heroes, Mortal Kombat on Vita, and the PC editions of Nexuiz and Port Royale 3. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Apr 27, 2012 5:00PM PDT

PC gamers can finally pay for Call of Duty DLC next month. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Apr 27, 2012 4:30PM PDT

Irrational's Ken Levine talks about how the team is focused squarely on BioShock Infinite right now, and that work on the Vita game will start in earnest afterwards. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Apr 27, 2012 3:45PM PDT

GameFly is running a new digital sale this weekend, with 50 percent or more off on select games. Check out Brink, Crysis and Crysis 2. Read more

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: hands-on with PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, Rayman Legends and the Wii U controller, and Read more

This year's entry to the Call of Duty series will be Black Ops 2, a pre-order card spotted at Target reveals. Read more

RedLynx managing director Tero Virtala talks about why the physics system and punishing difficulty of Trials Evolution is what makes it so rewarding for players. Read more

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