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So long as you pick up an AMD HD 7770 GHz Edition card or better, you'll get a free copy of Far Cry 3, along with a 20% discount coupon for Medal of Honor: Warfighter. Shelling out more dough will unlock more games. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 3:30PM PDT

When Blizzard introduced the Monster Power setting to Diablo III last week in patch 1.0.5, it was hoping to make things a little more difficult for flashy heroes decked out in the finest gear seeking a challenge. Thanks to a bug, that went a little too far, and now Blizzard's dialing the damage down in Inferno difficulty to fit its original goal. Read more

The ever-interesting Jason Rohrer has revealed his latest game, a "massively-multiplayer game of burglary and home defense" by the name of The Castle Doctrine. Beyond that little nugget and a few screenshots, though, the chap behind the likes of multiplayer storytell 'em up Sleep is Death and five-minute life simulator Passage is keeping schtum about this intriguing idea. Read more

With Nitronic Rush in the past, the team is now focusing on their latest racer, Distance. Read more

From what I saw of the single player campaign, Aliens: Colonial Marines is shaping up to be a worthy extension of the franchise. Read more

by Alan Tsang, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 10:30AM PDT

Before you jump into the online world of Aliens: Colonial Marines, you'll want to play through the single player campaign. Marines can earn experience in both single and multiplayer, meaning you'll be able to have a consistent loadout whether you play online or off. Read more

If you want to get your hands on a Collector's Edition for The Walking Dead: The Game, then you better be ready to pre-order it quick from GameStop, according to developer Telltale Games. It will retail for $69.99. Read more

As promised, Irrational Games has unleashed a new trailer for its upcoming BioShock Infinite, which takes the series from its previous underwater home of Rapture and sets it skyward to a huge city in the sky called Columbia. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 9:00AM PDT

Only one more week until Shacknews posts a full chapter from Stay Awhile and Listen, David Craddock's upcoming book on Blizzard Entertainment. And to make the tease even more enticing, today's story from Craddock talks about a Diablo clone set in space. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 22, 2012 7:30AM PDT

Expect more cutesy and horrifying things from the folks behind Super Meat Boy, as developer Team Meat announced its next game over the weekend, Mew-Genics. The pair started the mysterious new "game about cats... kinda" during a weekend game jam, then were so taken with it they put Super Meat Boy: The Game, the follow-up for mobile and PC, on hold to play with cats. Read more