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A PlaneScape: Torment successor appears to be in pre-production at InXile Entertainment, minus the PlaneScape name. Black Isle alum Colin McComb is taking the helm of the project with the blessing of original lead designer Chris Avellone. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 28, 2012 9:00AM PST

The revamped Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition was supposed to launch today for iThings alongside its PC counterpart, but a last crash bug in the final build has seen it held up. It'll probably be next week before you can return to the Forgotten Realms on your iPad, developer Overhaul Games predicts. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 26, 2012 2:45PM PST

Hotline Miami's ambitious DLC has been turned into a full-sized sequel, according to the game's creators. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Nov 26, 2012 7:15AM PST

When Kickstarter campaigns go well and stretch goals are met, everyone is thrilled. But occasionally lost in the shuffle is what that feature creep does to a planned release date. Harebrained Schemes has found that out, pushing the release date back from January to sometime in May or June. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 21, 2012 6:10AM PST

Now that Steam's all couch-friendly thanks to Big Picture mode, it'd be nice if more games were reconfigured for slouching. Oh, what luck! Just after I write that sentence apropos of nothing, I notice that Valve has released a Portal 2 patch enabling split-screen co-op in its puzzle 'em up. Read more

Telltale is moving to a larger studio space and plans to beef up its staff over the next few years, to support more projects on a yearly basis. Read more

At long last, Telltale's excellent adaptation of The Walking Dead comes to an end this week. Read more

Hotline Miami creators Jonatan Soderstrom and Dennis Wedin share more details about the game's upcoming DLC, including the length and scope of the project, and the possibility of a map editor. Read more

Today appears to be a day, so it's time for another pay-what-you-want indie game bundle to kick off. Indie Royale's latest is a pretty little thing, including ever-so-pleasing claymation adventure game The Dream Machine, Telltale's solve 'em up Puzzle Agent 2, tower offense Anomaly: Warzone Earth, and more t'boot. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 16, 2012 4:15PM PST

Torchlight 2 has issued a new patch that fixes several bugs, adjusts some classes, and adds an Owl or Badger pet to your menu options. Read more