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Revolution Software's Kickstarter campaign to crowd-fund Broken Sword: The Serpent's Curse was a huge success, doubling its initial goal of $400,000. While it smashed through several goals, it fell short of the big, exciting target for $1,000,000--a sequel to dystopian adventure game Beneath a Steel Sky. Happily, Revolution now says that it'll go ahead and make that anyway. Read more

With the release of Dishonored exactly two weeks away, Bethesda continues to ramp up the publicity, this time with the first of a three-part... Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 25, 2012 11:30AM PDT

The Humble Indie Bundle 6 added four more games to its line-up today: Bit.Trip Runner, Gratuitous Space Battles, Jamestown, and Wizorb. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 25, 2012 10:30AM PDT

An interview with Assassin's Creed 3 lead writer Corey May about satisfying fan expectations and wrapping up Desmond's arc. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 25, 2012 10:00AM PDT

The Far Cry series has always demanded a bit of muscle to run well on PC, though of course the advantage is that it's looked best on PC. Will your computerator be up to running the latest open-world-y FPS? Ubisoft today confirmed the system requirements, so see how you measure up. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 25, 2012 9:30AM PDT

Platinum executive director Atsushi Inaba says the team is "very interested" in PC development, and has considered starting a Kickstarter to fund bringing a title to Steam. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 25, 2012 8:15AM PDT

Borderlands 2 is receiving reports of a bug that resets or lowers Badass ranking, across all platforms. Read more

Players have been storming the shores of the panda lands since midnight PT with the launch of Mists of Pandaria, the latest expansion for World of Warcraft. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 25, 2012 6:00AM PDT

Mac gaming has come a long, long way over the past few years, but apparently not everyone has received the memo yet. While Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is mere months away for launching on PC and consoles, the original Cod Blops from 2010 is only just making its way to shiny white Apple things this week. Read more

Trion Worlds and Shacknews have teamed up again for an End of Nations beta key giveaway for the final beta test of the upcoming free-to-play real-time strategy MMO End of Nations. At stake are 20 keys and the chance to join in on an exclusive five-on-five Shack Battle with the devs. Read more