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While most MOBAs (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena in full, or DotA Clone for short) have been content with copying the classic Dota design, Ironclad Games has tried to shake things up with Sins of a Dark Age. The Sins of a Solar Empire creator has added then later removed several RTS features, like base-building, and is now toying with dynamic 'Realm Quest' side-objectives. Read more

PCnauts have been merrily murdering monsters in Painkiller Hell & Damnation since Halloween, but the consoleers were left hanging until today. Publisher Nordic Games today announced the fast-paced FPS remake will hit Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on April 5 at the budget price of $29.99. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2013 5:00PM PST

Dust 514 servers will be making the migration to EVE Online servers this Thursday, starting the process of finally integrating the two games into one whole universe. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2013 3:00PM PST

A new trailer for Remember Me offers a late holiday gift in the form of gameplay and the reveal of bad guy Kid Xmas. Read more

Tomb Raider is getting multiplayer, whether you want it or not. And this is what it looks like. Read more

Activision has officially announced the "Revolution" add-on for Black Ops 2, which adds four new multiplayer maps, one new zombie map, a new zombie game mode, and a new weapon. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2013 11:00AM PST

Star Trek pre-orders will get an "Elite Officer Pack," a compilation of five costume packs and some assorted weaponry. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2013 10:00AM PST

BioShock Infinite already has many people excited for its March 26 release (including Jeff and Steve), but if you really need any more enticing, developer Irrational Games has released four more screens showing off some of the combat and environment in Columbia. Read more

Assassin's Creed 3 got its first multiplayer expansion today. The "Battle Hardened" pack includes three new maps and three new characters. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2013 9:00AM PST

TT Games and Warner Bros Interactive announced Lego Marvel Super Heroes today, a mash-up that features 100-plus Marvel characters dispatching villains like Loki and Galactus. It's due this fall. Read more