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Once a media and investment darling, social gaming giant Zynga is coming on hard times. The company released its second quarter earnings, causing the stock to plummet as much as 40% in after-hours trading. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jul 25, 2012 2:30PM PDT

Sega is reportedly planning to release both ToeJam & Earl and its sequel, Panic on Fonkotron, to PlayStation 3 as "Vintage Collection" releases. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jul 25, 2012 12:15PM PDT

It appears Call of Duty may finally shed its aging engine. Based on the resume of an Infinity Ward engineer, Activision's other Call of Duty studio is working on a "new high-end DX11 code base." Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jul 25, 2012 11:15AM PDT

Any Just Cause 2 players looking forward to Sleeping Dogs? If so, you'll get a special perk when United Front's game comes out on August 14: A Rico Rodriguez clothes set and a special boost to your character's carjacking skills. Read more

Obsidian's Chris Avellone talks about the possibility of a Planescape Kickstarter, how he'd do the project differently, and how Kickstarter projects in general might be running out of steam. Read more

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron has released its first multiplayer trailer, showing off customization features, maps, and combat. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 25, 2012 9:00AM PDT

If Day Z has been a little too crashy for your liking, rejoice, for Arma 2's new patch 1.62 has arrived with changes developer Bohemia says "make zombie hunts much less prone to crashes and should improve server stability." Read more

With QuakeCon almost upon us--August 2-5 in Dallas, Quakeamaniacs--we finally have the full lineup of panels of men talking about things. Along... Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 25, 2012 7:30AM PDT

As no recreation of World War 2's Eastern Front is complete without bitter, crippling cold, Relic has whipped up some fancy new technical whizzbangs it's calling 'ColdTech' for Company of Heroes 2. Snow will gather to slow your troops, blizzards will sweep in, and soldiers risk freezing to death. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jul 25, 2012 6:45AM PDT

If you have been chomping at the bit to create a new Pandaren monk in World of Warcraft, you'll get you chance when the expansion launches on September 25. Pre-orders have also started for the game with some interesting in-game rewards for Diablo 3 and StarCraft 2 as well. Read more