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Disney's worlds are on a collision course, though not quite in the way you may expect. Disney Infinity, which was announced yesterday, isn't a "crossover" game in the the traditional sense. It's an entire platform filled with individual games set across the vast spectrum of Disney's animated franchises. However, once you play through those worlds, then it's time to play without limits. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 16, 2013 11:03AM PST

Gosh, aren't guns cool! They're all sleek and shiny, and making loud noises when you kill things. So cool! A new Crysis 3 trailer is dedicated to its new 'Typhoon' super-mega-cool gun, which EA says is "the culmination of 2,000 years of human warfare" and "the purest form of expression." With such an erotic weapon, you could be forgiven for wanting to seductively run your tongue across the tips of its ten barrels. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jan 16, 2013 9:00AM PST

When Disney Infinity launches, the $75 Starter Set will feature Mr. Incredible, Monster Inc's Sully, and Captain Jack Sparrow. But, how did Disney settle on these characters? Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 16, 2013 8:15AM PST

You're stomping around merrily in MechWarrior Online's new Spider mech, jumpjetting away and running circles around slower mechs, what could be better? Well, double XP wouldn't be bad. As luck would have it, the free-to-play mech 'em up is doubling all XP earned this weekend, jolting players further along their tech trees. Read more

"Gotta win 'em all, poker man!" That's how I'd market a poker game, anyway. But Microsoft, for whatever reason, has instead chosen to buddy up with the World Series of Poker to slap its name on an official poke 'em up for Xbox Live Arcade and Windows 8. Coming this Spring, World Series of Poker: Full House Pro will be free-to-play. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 15, 2013 12:15PM PST

The "Free Bundle" has launched, highlighting unknown indie games and offering them (obviously) for free. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 15, 2013 11:45AM PST

Guild Wars 2 developer ArenaNet has outlined its plans for the upcoming year. Read more

The two Bohemia Interactive developers arrested in Greece have been let out on bail, according to Czech news sources. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 15, 2013 9:15AM PST

Double Fine's "The Cave" is coming January 22 for PlayStation 3 and Wii U, and January 23 on Xbox 360 and Steam. It will cost $14.99. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 15, 2013 8:40AM PST

With BioShock Infinite's February 26 launch drawing near, developer Irrational Games has detailed the PC edition's wide range of graphics and control options, along with its system requirements. The BioShock series has suffered from issues like wonky widescreen and missing controller support on PC before, but on paper it sounds like things are shaping up nicely for Infinite. Read more