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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 7, 2012 6:05AM PST

BioWare had a Bond-y, Bourne-ish espionage RPG in the works several years ago but it ended up scrapped, Trent Oster has revealed. Codenamed 'Agent,' it was the BioWare co-founder's last project before he left in 2009, and hoped to showcase the full spread of a secret agent's talents. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Dec 7, 2012 5:00AM PST

BioShock Infinite is delayed yet again. The new date is exactly one month after the original ship date: March 26th. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Dec 6, 2012 1:10PM PST

Between the indefinite delay of the open beta of MMORTS End of Nations and reported layoffs at developer Petroglyph, publisher Trion Worlds has taken the troubled title under its wing and will continue to develop the game in-house. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Dec 6, 2012 11:55AM PST

The new Hidden Secrets DLC for Assassin's Creed 3 apparently had on secret that even the developers didn't know about. Apparently a bug in the pack is deleting the save games of some players and forcing them to replay certain content. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 6, 2012 10:10AM PST

Toss Minecraft and Team Fortress 2 into a blender and you'll come out with a horrible jagged mess of bits which could take your eye out. Draw influences from those games, however, and you may come out with something like build-o-destroy-a-FPS Ace of Spades, which publisher Jagex has announced will launch next week. Read more

The first DLC for Dishonored is out next week, and Bethesda has released a gameplay trailer showing how to make a quick killing in the challenge maps provided in Dunwall City Trials. Read more

When the world as we know it ends on December 21, the survivors will need to find a way to live with their new cruel, hard, miserable existence. Fortunately, we already have a fine cruelty simulator in Trials Evolution, and RedLynx is releasing new DLC later this month to add a post-apocalyptic spin, named Riders of Doom. Read more

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

Multiple Warhammer fantasy games are in the pipeline at Total War developer The Creative Assembly, Sega announced today. The publisher has scooped the rights to Games Workshop's classic magical elves-and-ratmen tabletop wargame and set up a new team at TCA to bring them to our computers, planning for the first game to hit after 2013. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 5, 2012 2:00PM PST

The Great Giana Sisters got their start in video games in a cheeky Super Mario Bros. clone which was pulled from shelves after threats by Nintendo, but are starting to make it big in their own right. Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams recently launched with a crowd-funded helping hand from Kickstarter, and now it's leaping towards Xbox Live Arcade. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Dec 5, 2012 1:35PM PST

Grinding Gear Games has announced that the Path of Exile open beta will be delayed to January 23, 2013, due to concerns of launching over the holidays when the studio will be out for vacation. Read more