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by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 5:00PM PDT

Blizzard has opened the new Heart of Fear raid dungeon for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria and has outlined the schedule for the opening of heroic mode and the next raid, Terrace of Endless Spring. Read more

Infinity Ward has issued a denial of yesterday's reports that a voice actor leaked word of Modern Warfare 4. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 4:00PM PDT

Boo! No, it's not a ghost, it's just me surprised that I'm using that joke once again. But boo! In the spooky spirit of the season, Outlast developer Red Barrels has released a frightful four-minute trailer for its survival horror showing the sort of moody mood it's gunning for. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 31, 2012 2:30PM PDT

The Ship remains one of the most interesting multiplayer FPS concepts, a shooter where players are all hunting someone specific but must pretend they're perfectly harmless and simply enjoying a nice cruise. Also interesting is its passage through various business models, from free Half-Life mod, through commercial Source engine remake to, now, Kickstartered sequel. Read more

Square Enix has revised its projections to include a $68 million loss, citing several factors including sluggish sales of Sleeping Dogs. Read more

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