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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 11:00AM PDT

Gangs are cool, we all know. Little in life is more enjoyable than getting together with your chums, slapping yourselves with tags and symbols, then performing acts of unspeakable violence. When StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm launches, you'll be able to form the video game equivalent, clans, and show the world just how rough, tough and ready The Warriors are. Or Th3 Warri0rz, if someone else takes that name. Read more

One of the pre-order bonuses for the upcoming BioShock Infinite is an invitation to play a Flash game called BioShock Infinite: Industrial Revolution. It's made by indie developers Lazy 8 Studios, who some may recognize as the creators of Cogs. To learn more about this pre-order bonus, I talked to Lazy 8 Studios founder, Rob Jagnow. Read more

You'd think that the recent release of Resident Evil 6 would have slowed down sales of Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City. Nope. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 9:30AM PDT

Prepare yourself for even more XCOM: Enemy Unknown. Described as a "commercial success" by publisher 2K Games, the company has announced that it will continue supporting the game with DLC in 2013. Read more

Today, in part 3 of our exclusive chapter form David Craddock's upcoming book on Blizzard Entertainment, Stay Awhile and Listen, Condor and Blizzard Entertainment lock horns over how Diablo should play. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 8:15AM PDT

Borderlands 2 has shipped 5 million copies and had "strong" digital sales, according to a Take 2 earnings report. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 7:35AM PDT

Curiosity, the project from Peter Molyneux's 22Cans, will finally launch on November 7 at 12:22 a.m. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 6:00AM PDT

"This world is a machine. A machine for pigs. Fit only for the slaughtering of pigs," says a new trailer for Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs, surely one of the greatest names in horror games. Come celebrate Halloween with a peek at some of the things that'll terrify you next year, won't you? Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Oct 30, 2012 5:30PM PDT

Hawken publisher and parent company Meteor Entertainment has secured another $18 million in its second round of funding, building a war chest that it says may go toward a free-to-play acquisition. Read more

Karateka and ToeJam & Earl Collection are hitting XBLA on November 7, for $10 each. PSN dates for both games are unconfirmed. Read more