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While fans speculate about the hardware powering the next console generation, Epic has unveiled the wraps engine that'll power plenty of next-gen games. Unreal Engine 4 will bring new tech and tools to please players and developers alike. Read more

It's all go at Payday: The Heist developer Overkill Software these days. As well as working on a sequel and DLC for its coop crime caper FPS, and being acquired by Starbreeze Studios, the Swedes are working with Valve on something Left 4 Dead-y. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 20, 2012 10:00AM PDT

Next week will bring Capcom's curious action-RPG Dragon's Dogma, WW2 sim Iron Front, which is built upon the Arma 2 engine, the PC edition of Alan Wake's American Nightmare, and the Xbox 360 and PS3 editions of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. Read more

In a recent interview, The Elder Scrolls Online's creative director states that the "main story" of the game is "one hundred percent solo." Read more

In preparing for the weekend, Garnett looks at the new video for The Amazing Spider-Man, chats up Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time for the Vita and talks about a new premium service planned for Battlefield 3. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, May 18, 2012 3:15PM PDT

In the wake of its financial troubles, 38 Studios releases a new fly-by video giving gamers a glimpse into their upcoming MMO Project Copernicus. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 18, 2012 3:00PM PDT

As Day Z fever sweeps the Internet, this weekend you can pick up ArmA 2: Combined Operations for $15 to join in the zombie fun. You'll also find Torchlight for $3.75, both BioShocks for $7.49, Borderlands GotY for $7.49, Serious Sam 3 for $10, and heaps more. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 18, 2012 1:30PM PDT

Ubisoft announced today that Techland's Mad Riders will come to PlayStation Network on May 29, then the PC and Xbox 360 on May 30, for $9.99. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 18, 2012 12:45PM PDT

The Walking Dead sold over a million copies in the first two weeks, Telltale has announced. Read more

Gotham City Impostors has gotten another free update adding an "Arkham City" map, along with another large costume and equipment pack modeled after Steampunk tropes. Read more