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by Alan Tsang, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 10:30AM PDT

Before you jump into the online world of Aliens: Colonial Marines, you'll want to play through the single player campaign. Marines can earn experience in both single and multiplayer, meaning you'll be able to have a consistent loadout whether you play online or off. Read more

If you want to get your hands on a Collector's Edition for The Walking Dead: The Game, then you better be ready to pre-order it quick from GameStop, according to developer Telltale Games. It will retail for $69.99. Read more

As promised, Irrational Games has unleashed a new trailer for its upcoming BioShock Infinite, which takes the series from its previous underwater home of Rapture and sets it skyward to a huge city in the sky called Columbia. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 9:00AM PDT

Only one more week until Shacknews posts a full chapter from Stay Awhile and Listen, David Craddock's upcoming book on Blizzard Entertainment. And to make the tease even more enticing, today's story from Craddock talks about a Diablo clone set in space. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 7:30AM PDT

Expect more cutesy and horrifying things from the folks behind Super Meat Boy, as developer Team Meat announced its next game over the weekend, Mew-Genics. The pair started the mysterious new "game about cats... kinda" during a weekend game jam, then were so taken with it they put Super Meat Boy: The Game, the follow-up for mobile and PC, on hold to play with cats. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 6:45AM PDT

Revered industry veterans Brenda Brathwaite and Tom Hall launching a crowd-funding campaign to make an "old-school RPG" certainly seemed exciting, but they offered very few details on what they planned to make at Loot Drop beyond that it'd be, well, some sort of old-school RPG. Having only raised a quarter of the million dollars they were shooting for with two-thirds of the fundraising time gone, they've conceded that the pitch for Shaker was weak and scrapped the Kickstarter, vowing to return. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 6:00AM PDT

A panel at the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo over the weekend brought out some new details on Dragon Age 3: Inquisition, including such things as the scale of the game, character customization and making your castle feel like home. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 21, 2012 8:00AM PDT

Next week is bulging with new releases, including Medal of Honor Warfighter, Hotline Miami, Forza Horizon, Elemental: Fallen Enchantress, The Unfinished Swan, King's Bounty: Warriors of the North, Frobisher Says, and Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward. Read more

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