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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be available on August 21, assuming it doesn't fall victim to Valve Time, of course. Read more

The crown jewel of Square Enix's upcoming lineup is a game that no one is talking about: Gameglobe. It's a free-to-play browser-based game that takes user-generated content to a whole new level. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, Jun 4, 2012 7:30AM PDT

Breath of Death VII and Cthulhu Saves the World's latest throwback RPG, the webcomic-inspired Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3, has been confirmed for a July 10 release on XBLIG, and PC and Mac via Steam, priced at $5. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, Jun 4, 2012 4:00AM PDT

Zeno Clash II, ACE Team's sequel to its strange and wonderful first-person face-puncher, has been confirmed for release on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in "early 2013." This time around, it's an open-world affair, complete with two-player campaign co-op. Read more

Epic Games has become a white knight to most of the Big Huge Games developers laid off in the 38 Studios collapse, taking on the management team and dubbing the new group Epic Baltimore. Read more

by Andrew Yoon,, Jun 3, 2012 3:35PM PDT

When you launch your Wii U and log yourself into the Nintendo Network, you'll be greeted by Miiverse. It's a virtual space where your Mii can check on the status of others in your network. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, Jun 3, 2012 10:00AM PDT

Given that E3 is next week, the lineup of new releases is rather yet, at the same time, surprisingly full. We'll be getting Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown, Inversion, Dungeonbowl, Bang Bang Racing, and some other odds and ends. Read more

by Tyler J. Smith,, Jun 2, 2012 9:00AM PDT

FileShack for the week of June 2, 2012 features the Gateways demo, a beta demo for Tiny & Big: Up That Mountain, and more! Read more

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: Trailers for Tomb Raider, Dishonored, and a slew of new game announcements. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Jun 1, 2012 3:00PM PDT

EA has nailed down SimCity to February 2013, because the best Valentine's dates are founded on mutual spite for your needy civilian population. Read more