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A historically reliable tipster has provided rumored details on the next Mass Effect 3 multiplayer pack, which is said to add Earth maps, new weapons, and six new human classes. Read more

MMO's are fun and all, but imagine if there was technology to bring your face into the game. Sony Online Entertainment has taken a big step towards perfecting that technology with its new SOEmote software, which they showed off at this year's E3. Read more

Author Neal Stephenson has teamed up with an indie developer to make a one-to-one, motion-controlled dueling game. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 11, 2012 7:30AM PDT

Blizzard is showing off the StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm expansion in a 24-minute demonstration match, with the Protoss and Zerg both showing off their new units. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 11, 2012 6:45AM PDT

After eight years of development and several years of silence, it seems Black Mesa may be coming. No, seriously this time. The fans remaking Valve's Half-Life as a Source Engine mod have shared new screenshots, teasing that there's more news to come. Read more

Having your Diablo III account hacked and plundered already sucks, but it'd be far worse if you'd paid money for that gear. So Blizzard will require that players use a Battle.net Authenticator for the real-money auction house. Read more

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

Next week will bring Lollipop Chainsaw from Grasshopper, post-apocalyptic action-RPG Krater, PulzAR, Gravity Rush, expandalone Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion, Dirt Showdown for consoles, and more. Read more

With StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm rapidly approaching beta later this summer, Blizzard showed off some of the game's new units. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jun 8, 2012 3:30PM PDT

SimCity's E3 demo showed off a number of new features--big and small, including a look at the game's interesting online mode. Read more

A look back at the games that missed the cut to be shown at E3 this year, for one reason or another. Read more