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Microsoft has opened a shiny new studio in the Canadian city of Vancouver (or Washington D.C. as it's known in The X-Files) to work on its "next big entertainment franchise." What that'll be, well, that's a mystery for now, but Black Tusk Studios has declared its existence to the world and is staffing up. Read more

In what seems to be an odd move, Humble Bundle has teamed with publisher THQ to offer seven PC games in its traditional pay-what-you-want packs. It marks the first time Humble has bundled games from a large publisher, while packaging Windows-only games and using the Steam DRM. Read more

Fans have organized a vote to present three character DLC suggestions for Sega & All Stars Racing Transformed, meeting a challenge from developer Sumo Digital. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 29, 2012 6:00AM PST

After a short teaser campaign, Splash Damage has revealed its new PC multiplayer FPS. The lovely chaps behind Brink and Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory are returning to their home turf with Dirty Bomb, with a teaser trailer showing firefights on the streets near London Bridge. It's why taxis never go south of the river, you know. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Nov 28, 2012 4:15PM PST

Do you like rickety robots? Do you like adventure games? Do you- no, I'm not talking about Machinarium. The rickety robot adventure game in question is Primordia, a grimmer and grimier affair which you can try out now in a demo released ahead of next week's launch on PC. Read more

Far Cry 3 gets a new ten-minute launch trailer that gives a thorough breakdown of what players can expect to encounter. Read more