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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

At a behind closed doors presentation at E3, Capcom revealed that RE6's three stories intersect at certain points, allowing gamers to experience four-player co-op in the zombie-infested sequel. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 8, 2012 9:00AM PDT

Crysis developer Crytek is looking to break away from the boxed model of video games and forge a free-to-play future for itself. CEO Cevat Yerli explained at E3 that once Crytek's completed its contracted boxed games, it'll only make free-to-play games. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 8, 2012 7:00AM PDT

Introversion's delightful computer hacking sim Uplink is coming to those most cyberpunk of platforms, tablets. An iPad version was released yesterday, while an Android edition is "coming soon." Get your cyberglove on, decker. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 8, 2012 6:00AM PDT

As promised, at E3 Epic properly lifted the wraps off its next-generation engine, Unreal Engine 4. While the real-time cinematic teased before is jolly nice and all, the real highlight is a good long look at the tech and tools themselves. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 7, 2012 3:00PM PDT

Cooperative multiplayer's pretty nice, isn't it. Rather than shooting your chum in the face, you get to join forces with them to shoot other people in the face. Lovely! How nice, then, that co-op is coming to Spec Ops: The Line in free DLC after launch. Read more

38 Studios has officially declared bankruptcy, amid reports that state and federal agencies are investigating the company. Read more

Garnett takes an inside look at games with choices, games with fast cars, and games which won't be out for a while. Read more

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 had been billed as letting you blow people's limbs off, but that feature's been cut from the main game and shunted off into free DLC coming at launch, to avoid the wrathful gaze of the German ratings board. Read more