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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 10, 2012 10:00AM PST

With Street Fighter's 25th year on this small blue marble wrapping up and Mega Man's about to begin, Capcom is celebrating the two with Street Fighter X Mega Man, a fan-made free cross-over game. Or, more accurately, it's wisely choosing not to shut down a fan project as so many publishers would, and supporting the platformatron as a free official release. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Dec 10, 2012 9:35AM PST

Valve boss Gabe Newell says the company is experimenting with Dota 2 on tablets, but has to wait for the devices to get a bit faster so they can run the game smoothly. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Dec 10, 2012 8:30AM PST

Dark Souls 2 will be "more straightforward and more understandable," according to one of the game's new directors, Tomohiro Shibuya. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Dec 10, 2012 8:00AM PST

The VGAs unveiled some interesting tidbits on Friday, from a release date for The Last of Us to the debut of a new title called The Phantom Pain (Metal Gear Solid 5?). There were also plenty of new trailers and here's they are in case you missed them. Read more

A lot of news happened last week for BioShock Infinite, from the delay of the game to March 26 to Andrew's preview on how impressed he was with the game. If you missed the VGA's on Friday night, then you also missed a new trailer for the game. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 9, 2012 6:00AM PST

Next week's another quiet one for new releases as we head into the holidays, but a few items of interest are coming out. We'll see sandbox build-o-FPS Ace of Spades, Darkfall: Unholy Wars, Grasshopper's Black Knight Sword, Big Sky Infinity, Tale of Tales' latest, and a few more. Read more

We run down the winners of the 2012 Spike Video Game Awards. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Dec 7, 2012 6:58PM PST

Tonight at the Spike VGAs, a new cinematic trailer debuted announcing Dark Souls 2. Read more

Some of the PC specifications for BioShock Infinite are unearthed from the recent preview event. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 7, 2012 4:30PM PST

Tale of Tales has proved curiously controversial for a two-person team, attracting a remarkable amount of fury from dolts because of games like The Path and The Graveyard. Are games art? Are art games pretentious? Are Tale of Tales games games? Will you shut up with these inane questions? We've all grown up a little since, haven't we, so let's keenly await the launch of Bientôt l'été next week. Read more