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by Alice O'Connor,, Jun 5, 2012 12:18PM PDT

Mickey Mouse and Oswald the Rabbit will join forces on November 18, Disney Interactive announced today at E3, confirming the release date for Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two. It also blasted out an E3 trailer, with more of their animated animal adventures. Read more

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be available on August 21, assuming it doesn't fall victim to Valve Time, of course. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, Jun 4, 2012 7:30AM PDT

Breath of Death VII and Cthulhu Saves the World's latest throwback RPG, the webcomic-inspired Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3, has been confirmed for a July 10 release on XBLIG, and PC and Mac via Steam, priced at $5. Read more

by Andrew Yoon,, Jun 3, 2012 3:35PM PDT

When you launch your Wii U and log yourself into the Nintendo Network, you'll be greeted by Miiverse. It's a virtual space where your Mii can check on the status of others in your network. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, Jun 1, 2012 1:00PM PDT

The greatest PC digital deal this week is undoubtedly The Humble Indie Bundle V, but you'll also find Serious Sam 3 for $10, Crusader Kings II for $10, EDF: Insect Armageddon for $12, Saints Row: The Third for $17, Rayman Origins for $20, and heaps more bargains. Read more

Despite a rocky Diablo III launch, Blizzard has been gradually making the game experience more enjoyable for its players. But it appears some players in South Korea are not so easily appeased. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, May 30, 2012 11:35AM PDT

Intriguing puzzle-platformer Snapshot has been confirmed for release on PS3 and Vita as well as PC. Given a rather special camera, you must capture objects in photographs then drop them back into the world elsewhere. Read more

by Steve Watts,, May 30, 2012 11:05AM PDT

CD Projekt RED announced today that The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings is coming to the Mac this fall. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, May 30, 2012 6:00AM PDT

DLC often runs the risk of splinter a multiplayer community, but Frozen Synapse's 'Red' expansion is cannily dodging that. Out now for $10, it adds co-op, more missions, a new unit and more--which everyone can play with if the other player has bought the DLC. Read more

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: some interesting stats from Diablo 3, Amazon Instant Video arrives on Xbox, and You Don't Know Jack opens on Facebook. Read more