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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Apr 23, 2012 8:15AM PDT

Frozenbyte concept artist Juhani Jokinen shows off the process of creating concept art that will be used in the upcoming Trine 2 expansion. Read more

Batman: Arkham City is getting the "Harley Quinn's Revenge" DLC and the "Game of the Year" edition that includes all DLC packs, in late May. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 23, 2012 6:45AM PDT

Botanicula starring in a 'pay what you want' Humble Bundle on the very day it launched certainly was an unexpected treat for many, but less so for those who pre-ordered it. In apology, pre-orderers are being given goodies including Machinarium. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 22, 2012 7:00AM PDT

Cor, a new week already? You'd better learn what's coming out, then. Next week's new releases include Prototype 2 on consoles, the bloody Bloodforge, and the PC editions of Binary Domain and Risen 2: Dark Waters. Read more

Square Enix is offering two campaigns aimed at winning back fans with two campaigns: Legacy, to reward fans who have stuck with the game; and Welcome Back, to offer a free trial to lapsed players. Read more

Sure, Spec Ops: The Line may look like your ordinary third-person cover-based shooter. But 2K Games wants you to think it's more than that. In fact, the latest trailer claims that the sand-based gameplay offered in The Line is a "gamechanger." Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Apr 20, 2012 9:30AM PDT

A new teaser-trailer for Crysis 3 showcases the special bow that's been serving as a lynchpin for the game's promotion. Read more

Gabe Newell talks about Dota 2's model, saying it will be free-to-play but with some level of community interaction that rewards players. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Apr 20, 2012 8:15AM PDT

Dark Souls will be a "faithful port" on PC, which means no higher resolution textures or increased frames-per-second. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Apr 20, 2012 8:00AM PDT

The pirate-themed follow-up to Risen has hit some rough waters, at least on console. The PS3 and Xbox 360 versions are being delayed until the end of July. Read more