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We knew some of the changes planned for the upcoming 1.0.5 patch for Diablo 3, including modifications to crowd control and a new Infernal Machine event, but Blizzard has now unveiled the full list of proposed changes now on the public test realm. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 21, 2012 3:00PM PDT

The PlanetSide 2 team outlines some of its ideas for membership benefits, and how it's attempting to keep from falling into the "pay-to-win" trap. Read more

by Jeff Mattas, shacknews.com, Sep 21, 2012 2:30PM PDT

Look out behind you! Slender: The Arrival, a game inspired by the indie hit Slenderman, is headed to PC as a commercial release. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Sep 21, 2012 12:00PM PDT

Surviving a zombie apocalypse is hardly a new concept in games, with many of them visiting this idea through action games and shooters. The War Z, from Arkos Entertainment Group and Hammerpoint Interactive, takes the zombie game in bold new directions, placing a heavy emphasis on surviving in a desolate sandbox environment for as long as possible. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 21, 2012 10:30AM PDT

League of Legends is introducing a new positive reinforcement "Honor" system to encourage players to be kind to one another. Read more

It's an Abbreviated Caffeinated today as I got my copy of Mists of Pandaria Collector's Edition today. So I figured I'd take a look inside. Standard Blizzard CE fare. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 21, 2012 10:00AM PDT

Funcom CEO Ole Schreiner says the recent restructuring at the company has resulted in The Secret World being profitable "for the foreseeable future." Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 21, 2012 9:30AM PDT

After waiting so long for Castle Crashers to come to PC, now it's all happening so fast. Barely a month after revealing that glorious news, developer The Behemoth yesterday announced that it'll release its wonderful beat 'em up for PC and Mac via Steam next week, on September 26. Read more

Far Cry 3 is not going to be easy. You'll have to deal with drugs and a few distractions. And, according to a new video released by Ubisoft, you're going to have to know all your weapons and refine your tactics to live through your time on this island that is far from a tropical paradise. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 21, 2012 6:45AM PDT

If you didn't pounce upon Runic's delightful action-RPG Torchlight II when it launched for PC yesterday, perhaps a demo might pique your interest. A small slice is available for your playing pleasure, in case you're wondering if it's as fun to click on monsters until they explode in a shower of coins and items in the sequel (it is). Read more