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Once upon a time, The Path and Luxuria Superbia developer Tale of Tales' new games seemed so far away from mainstream gaming. Perhaps more because conceptions of games have shifted that the dev's focus has, its latest almost seems commonplace. The Belgian duo this week announced Sunset, a "first-person exploration" of a single apartment against a backdrop of civil war. Read more

Satellite Reign was pitched as a "spiritual successor" to Syndicate Wars in its crowdfunding campaign, and by Jove, that's just what it appears to be. Developer 5 Lives Studios today released a 95-second snippet of pre-alpha gameplay from the real-time tactical cyberpunk megacorp murdersquad team and gosh, yes, it certainly does resemble Bullfrog's classic. Read more

Endless racer Race the Sun is coming to PlayStation platforms. Originally released on PC, Mac, and Linux last year, the endless racer has you chasing down the sun. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Mar 13, 2014 2:00PM PDT

The former developers that banded together to form Campo Santo have unveiled their first game: a first-person exploration game set in the Wyoming wilderness called Firewatch. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Mar 13, 2014 8:00AM PDT

Shovel Knight's path towards a March 31 release date has been dealt a major blow, with all the trauma of a strike to the head from some sort of blunt gardening tool. Read more

Blizzard's pre-order page for the Warlords of Draenor expansion to WoW promises that it will be available "on or before" December 20. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 12, 2014 3:30PM PDT

Space Hulk was more than a mite wonky at launch, but patching did fix up a fair few fan concerns. It still starred those boring old Blood Angels, though. A new DLC pack tackles that, adding the Space Wolves with their campy space-Viking weapons and powers. It chucks in a few icy extra missions too. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 12, 2014 10:30AM PDT

Diablo III may not have been quite what everyone wanted at launch, but after two years of patching, including a big revamp of loot recently, it's in pretty decent shape all right. With the expansion Reaper of Souls launching in a few weeks, now's probably the best time to buy the click 'em up yet, especially as Blizzard is selling it at half-price for a while, down to $19.95. Read more

This War of Mine puts civilians in the crossfire. Described as a "dark survival game," players must stay alive in a besieged city. Read more

"We're not trying to make a game that everybody who plays games will automatically buy," Bethesda said. Read more