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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 28, 2013 11:00AM PST

Mass Effect 3 executive producer Casey Hudson and producer Mike Gamble tweeted images today that give a glimpse of its next DLC plans. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 28, 2013 6:45AM PST

Did an entire floating city cruise around the skies over America in the 20th century? It hardly seems likely, as it's patently absurd and the plot of BioShock Infinite and all, but publisher 2K Games has put out a new video today exploring just that subject, resembling a documentary from the 1980s. It's perhaps not definitive proof, but when has television ever lied to us? Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 28, 2013 6:00AM PST

The 'Take Down the Terror' title of Dead Space 3's launch trailer feels like a misnomer at first. It's not even scary, for one thing, let alone terrifying. But then the background music coalesces, stirs, and rises, and it hits you like a ravenous reanimated corpse: you've been listening to Phil Collins. We'll have nightmares for weeks, EA. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 27, 2013 8:00AM PST

Next week's a busy one for new releases, on PC at least, headlined by stonking stroll 'em up Proteus. We'll also see baffling puzzler Antichamber, turn-based strategy Skulls of the Shogun, mobster sim Omerta - City of Gangsters, Dungeonland, Hitman: HD Trilogy, and more. Read more

Retro RPG specialist Zeboyd Games has revealed the final chapter of its webcomic spin-off, Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4. The fourth in the series, which the indie team took over from Hothead, will boast treats including a more open world and more Zeboyd influence upon the story. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 25, 2013 12:30PM PST

Capcom announced today that the PC version of Resident Evil 6 will have a "No Mercy" Mercenaries mode for added difficulty. The company also detailed further DLC roll-out plans for consoles and PC. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jan 25, 2013 12:01PM PST

The Walking Dead for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Mac, and iOS is Shacknews' 2012 Game of the Year Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jan 25, 2013 12:00PM PST

XCOM: Enemy Unknown for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 is #3 in our Best of 2012. Read more

Ubisoft Montreal head Yannis Mallat talks about how they're integrating the studio's staff and current projects, but shies away from talk about staff reductions or the legal hurdles surrounding South Park: The Stick of Truth. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 25, 2013 9:30AM PST

The Game Developers Choice Awards nominees have been announced. Journey leads with six nominations including Game of the Year. Read more