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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 20, 2012 9:30AM PDT

Dubstep is the new zombies. Just as those shambling corpses were exciting in video games, then a bit tedious, next horribly over-used, before being redeemed by DayZ and The Walking Dead, so Double Fine Productions has saved dubstep from its dark path in the sequel to Double Fine Happy Action Theater. Revealed on Friday, the yet-unnamed follow-up brings new toys including building and smashing castles, faeries, and the most amazing video game dubstep sequence you've ever seen. Read more

Having recently teased that jets would return in Grand Theft Auto V, Rockstar today showed off one of the metallic birds we'll get to fly around--a honking great fighter jet. The revelation comes from a trio of new screenshots, which also show the series mainstay supercar Cheetah and a bicycle. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 20, 2012 6:45AM PDT

Daft and unlikely rumours about PopCap making a multiplayer shooter spin-off of Plants vs. Zombies were circulating earlier this month, causing the sensible to groan sceptically. Well, a sequel is officially coming, PopCap announced today, though there was no mention of shooty-shoots--or much else for that matter. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 20, 2012 6:00AM PDT

Valve is pushing the pro-gaming side of Dota 2 pretty hard but isn't quite ready to open the beta up to everyone, so it's released a special spectator client all and sundry can download to watch games. Read more

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