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Steve Gaynor tells us about taking players on a tour through an abandoned house for The Fullbright Company's first game, Gone Home. Read more

While there have been countless iterations of the Angry Birds series, don't expect Rovio's next spinoff to look anything like the avian moneymaker. Bad Piggies may have its roots in the Angry Birds franchise, but it looks more like Amazing Alex. Read more

Why hasn't developer Game Freak pursued making a proper Pokemon adventure in 3D? Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Sep 17, 2012 12:00PM PDT

The Killer Instinct series is coming back--we think. Microsoft has announced that it has "renewed or refiled a trademark application in various jurisdictions." Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 17, 2012 11:30AM PDT

A hands-on look at Loadout, the modular weapon focused shooter from Edge of Reality. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 17, 2012 11:00AM PDT

If you fancy some new tunes to play in Rock Band Blitz or to twang on some old favourites in Rock Band 3, a fine opportunity is coming up. To celebrate the rhythm series' fifth anniversary in November and the launch of Blitz, developer Harmonix is planning to make over 1,100 DLC songs half-price in a huge sale, including singles, packs and full albums. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Sep 17, 2012 10:30AM PDT

When I first encountered Guild Wars, it was creating a reputation for itself as one of the main alternatives to World of Warcraft, offering a similar experience without the crippling monthly fee. Guild Wars 2 represents a major step forward for NCsoft and ArenaNet, completely stepping out of WoW's shadow and firmly planting itself as the new standard for MMORPG's. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 17, 2012 10:00AM PDT

As part of its ever-ongoing process to mine out its back catalogue and bask in the fading glow of former glories, Sega today announced that the HD-ified ports of Sonic Adventure 2 and Nights Into Dreams will launch in the first week of October. Sega also confirmed that Nights will include the promo game Christmas Nights. Read more

Do you want an early peek at the next big Fable game? Then, pop onto Xbox Live Marketplace and download the demo for Fable: The Journey. Read more

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