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

Diablo III's first hotfix of the month popped out on Friday, aiming at patching up 'rubberbanding' so you shouldn't see your Killy Man jerking back and forth in the throes of lag as much anymore. Read more

Electronic Arts has filed a lawsuit against Zynga "on behalf of Maxis." EA claims that Zynga's newly released social game, The Ville, copies "original and distinctive expressive elements of The Sims Social in a clear violation of the US copyright laws." Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 2, 2012 4:45PM PDT

After seven years of beta versions, free throwback FPS Warsow has finally hit version 1.0, bringing rocket-jumping back. Read more

Activision released its Q2 2012 results today, boasting $1.05 billion in non-GAAP revenue. It credited the long-term success of Skylanders, and the launch of Diablo 3, among its successes. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jul 31, 2012 12:00PM PDT

Minecraft's success was a 'one in a million fluke' according to creator Marcus "Notch" Persson. Read more

In preparation for Activision Blizzard's Q1 earnings report on Thursday, Cowan & Company analyst Doug Creutz expects Blizzard may delay StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm to 2013. Read more

Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition will a include cross-platform co-op across PC, Mac, Android, and iPad. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 27, 2012 8:30AM PDT

NightSky developer Nicklas 'Nifflas' Nygren is bringing his celebrated platformer series Knytt to PlayStation 3 and Vita with Knytt Underground, a new entry also headed to PC, Mac and Linux. Read more

Beamdog promised a new character for the Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition, and we have a first look at who it is. Also: details on the all-new stand-alone adventure, The Black Pits. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jul 26, 2012 10:30AM PDT

Finally! PopCap has announced a brand new Plants vs. Zombies. Unfortunately, it's not the sequel we've been clamoring for. Read more