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BioShock Infinite is getting a prequel e-book, titled "Mind in Revolt," on February 12. It will cost $2.99 for Kindle, or be included free for Amazon pre-orders. Read more

Resident Evil: Revelations is getting ported to the PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U on May 21. It will sport HD visuals, a harder difficulty level, and Hunk as a playable character. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 22, 2013 8:45AM PST

The Elder Scrolls Online beta sign-ups have opened, and the form features a status bar that grants you better odds for selection the more information you fill out. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 22, 2013 7:30AM PST

Defiance has detailed its special editions and pre-order bonuses, ranging from standard $59.99 editions to a $149.99 "Ultimate" edition. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 22, 2013 6:50AM PST

Dead Space 3 will feature microtransactions, letting the player fork over some real money for the in-game currency to shortcut weapon crafting. Read more

The second chapter of the StarCraft II trilogy kicks off on March 12 with the launch of SC2: Heart of the Swarm, but you can have a peek at how that starts today as Blizzard has released the opening cinematic. Kerrigan may be de-Zergified now, but is she beyond the pull of the swarm? Read more

Stomping a round in a huge mech can be immensely gratifying. But to be honest, if could be even more exhilarating if that mech had a huge mace in one hand and a sword in the other. Right? Well, it appears the Hawken devs at Adhesive Games are thinking along the same lines. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 21, 2013 2:00PM PST

Thrills, chills, and gently rolling hills are coming on January 30 with the launch of dreamy explore 'em up Proteus on PC and Mac. For $9.99, the playable song will send you off on a lovely countryside stroll, playing with local flora and fauna to build a wonderful procedural soundtrack. Wear sensible shoes and bring a packed lunch. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jan 21, 2013 1:00PM PST

The Dead Space 3 demo rolls out today on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, and to celebrate, publisher Electronic Arts is offering a perk for Mass Effect 3 fans. As long as you still have a save game from ME3, you can get some snazzy N7 armor for DS3 co-op pals Issac Clarke and John Carver. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 21, 2013 12:01PM PST

Mark of the Ninja for PC and Xbox 360 is #9 in our Best of 2012. Read more