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"Elder Scrolls Online... everything you need about it is right in the name: it's Elder Scrolls but it's online," creative director Paul Sage says in a 9-minute video showing off the first gameplay snippets from ZeniMax's MMORPG. And indeed it certainly does seem to be so. Our John was not pleased with what he saw of TESO at E3, but does this pique your interest? Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 7, 2012 5:30PM PST

Tweedpunk first-person survivor Sir, You Are Being Hunted has released the first snippets of actual gameplay from its alpha build to celebrate hitting a modest Kickstarter goal. You'll catch a peek at dodging and fighting robotic gentlemen in a procedurally-generated British countryside, because that's what the video game is about, see. Read more

Diablo 3 is "the top-selling game overall" based on digital and retail sales in North America and Europe, Activision has proudly proclaimed. Read more

A new Angry Birds Star Wars trailer gives a much longer look at gameplay, including new characters and powers, and the Angry Birds Space-styled stages. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 5:00PM PDT

Blizzard has opened the new Heart of Fear raid dungeon for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria and has outlined the schedule for the opening of heroic mode and the next raid, Terrace of Endless Spring. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 11:00AM PDT

Gangs are cool, we all know. Little in life is more enjoyable than getting together with your chums, slapping yourselves with tags and symbols, then performing acts of unspeakable violence. When StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm launches, you'll be able to form the video game equivalent, clans, and show the world just how rough, tough and ready The Warriors are. Or Th3 Warri0rz, if someone else takes that name. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 30, 2012 6:00AM PDT

Halloween is a time for surprises so, with that in mind, boo! Sci-fi FPS-RPG Natural Selection 2 was due to emerge from its leathery egg on that fateful day but, developer Unknown Worlds has announced, is coming early. Only a little, given that Halloween is tomorrow, but it's quite welcome. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Oct 29, 2012 12:45PM PDT

We got our first brief glimpse of Angry Birds Star Wars gameplay today in a new trailer. Read more

The fourth annual "Scream Fortress" update adds a magician who haunts King of the Hill maps, brings various spells to alter your equipment or imbue it with special abilities, and replaces the co-op machines with zombies. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 26, 2012 12:30PM PDT

After a few days of fun brutally murdering people in Hotline Miami, you may have been wishing it had fewer bugs. Your wish be granted! A patch hit last night to fix some, but not all, of people's complaints. If you just want more, more, more! murder then you're also in luck, as a little DLC has been teased. Read more