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by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Nov 20, 2012 3:00PM PST

Far Cry 3's single-player has been the focus of much of the news coming out of Ubisoft, especially with the game set for release on December 4. But a new trailer offers a glimpse of the new multiplayer modes, as well as letting the winning team's best player choosing the fate of the best losing player. Read more

Sony Online Entertainment's free-to-play FPS PlanetSide 2 launches today on PC, and a new trailer shows just how massive the MMO is. Players are able to jump into futuristic vehicles and gear, and start killing the enemy without dropping a dime. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 20, 2012 10:30AM PST

A "Doom Classic Complete" set is set to hit PlayStation Network today, which includes Doom, Doom 2, and Final Doom. In other words: lots of Doom. Read more

Another Kickstarted game is preparing to transition from the nebulous crowd-funding world of wishes and dreams to gleaming reality, as developer DoubleSix has announced its Strike Suit Zero will launch for PC on January 24, 2013. As for what that dream is, one word: robot-space-ship-mech-transforming-thingamajig. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 20, 2012 6:55AM PST

The Internet certainly wasn't quiet with its thoughts on Mass Effect 3, leading to BioWare taking the remarkable step of expanding its ending in free DLC. With the mysterious next game in the series, BioWare is asking fans for feedback early, currently curious about whether you fancy a sequel or prequel. Read more

Recent Double Fine Productions fruits including Costume Quest and Stacking were borne of the studio's 'Amnesia Fortnights,' where everyone sets aside their regular work to prototype wacky new ideas. Now Double Fine is opening that process up to the public, letting us slap down some money to choose which game ideas get made and receive those prototypes. If you've ever fancied a smell-based stealth game or Godzilla-inspired roguelike, you can now make that happen. Read more

Our take on the latest Borderlands 2 downloadable content, "Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage." Read more

At long last, Telltale's excellent adaptation of The Walking Dead comes to an end this week. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 19, 2012 4:00PM PST

The video game based on the Ong-Bak movies is still happening. And it's going to be a 2.5D side-scrolling brawler with "intense fighting action, impressive free-running sequences, and highly cinematic quick-time action events." Read more

Hotline Miami creators Jonatan Soderstrom and Dennis Wedin share more details about the game's upcoming DLC, including the length and scope of the project, and the possibility of a map editor. Read more