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Toejam & Earl and ToeJam & Earl: Panic on Funkotron are coming to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in early November, Sega has confirmed. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 10, 2012 11:00AM PDT

If you haven't been one of the lucky ones to be honing their mech skills in preparation for the launch of MechWarrior Online later this year, then you'll want to jump into the open beta when it kicks off October 16. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Oct 10, 2012 10:30AM PDT

Like previous entries, the upcoming SimCity will feature disasters to unleash upon your virtual town. Meteor strikes, earthquakes, tornadoes, and UFOs have all been confirmed. Read more

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

The Gears of War movie may not be happening at New Line, but the agency is planning to shop the most recent script to production companies in the coming weeks. Read more

It's been 10 years since GameFly shipped its first game -- actually first 36 games, and now, the company is celebrating with a contest and a chance to play NBA 2K13 with superstar spokesman Blake Griffin. Read more

Chris Roberts, creator of the Wing Commander series Privateer, and Freelancer, stopped by the Shacknews offices to demo his upcoming epic space-combat sim, Star Citizen. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 10, 2012 6:30AM PDT

Elemental: War of Magic was disastrous for Stardock. At launch in August 2010 it was buggy, unbalance, and just, well, a bit bad. Poor sales led to layoffs and the whole affair severely harmed Stardock's hard-earned reputation. A lot clearly hangs upon expansion-turned-standalone Elemental: Fallen Enchantress, then, which Stardock has announced will launch on October 23. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 10, 2012 6:00AM PDT

The spookiest treat of Halloween 2002 was the very first release of Natural Selection for Half-Life, a throughly splendid asymmetrical FPS-RTS. Now, developer Unknown Worlds has announced that it'll release the commercial sequel Natural Selection 2 on that very naughty night this year, exactly a decade later. Read more

The first DLC for Borderlands 2 has been outed by PS3 trophies and PC source files. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 9, 2012 4:00PM PDT

Puzzling stealthy hack 'em up Gunpoint will have a level editor, creator Tom Francis has confirmed. It looks like a pleasingly simple click-and-drag affair with pre-built pieces, so you should be making your own facilities for your hacker to infiltrate in no time at all. Once it's released, whenever that happens. Read more