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by John Keefer, shacknews.com, May 1, 2012 2:15PM PDT

Blizzard unveils details for its Diablo 3 auction houses. Yes, two types: One for in-game currency and the other for real world money. Read more

CCP has detailed a set of gifts that EVE Online players will be able to choose from when the game celebrates its 9th birthday later this week. Read more

Ubisoft has released a trailer for Ghost Recon Alpha, a short film tie-in to the upcoming Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, May 1, 2012 9:00AM PDT

The last of the character class videos for Diablo 3 has been revealed. The Wizard kicks some demon butt. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, May 1, 2012 8:35AM PDT

Max Payne 3 isn't even out yet and Rockstar is already detailing the DLC planned for the game. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 1, 2012 8:15AM PDT

A hefty Quake Live update has hit with new maps and modes for Premium subscribers. "That's all good and well for Richie Rich and Affluent Audrey," you may mutter into your bucket of potato soup, "but what about me?" Good news! Premium content is open to all this week. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 1, 2012 6:45AM PDT

This Tuesday! Tuesday! Tuesday! a demo for Codemasters' arcade racing spin-off Dirt Showdown is smashing! bashing! dashing! and crashing! into PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3! 3! 3! If you like cars, or truly hate them, you might want to play it. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 1, 2012 6:00AM PDT

You and I know pirates to be cheery drunkards who plunder cursed booty and battle sea monsters. Yet, TopWare claims, this is fiction. Promising to "challenge the image of pirates in popular culture," it's released the first gameplay trailer for Raven's Cry. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 1, 2012 5:00AM PDT

The official reveal of the next Call of Duty game was supposed to happen during the NBA playoffs tonight, but someone at Activision pulled the switch a little early and confirmed that yes, it is indeed Call of Duty: Black Ops 2. And yes, it is jumping into the near-future. Read more

PopCap has announced that it has finally finalized a number of licensing deals that will bring its properties to the non-digital world. Read more