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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 2, 2012 6:00AM PDT

The rag-tag gang of survivors in Telltale's adventure game The Walking Dead have been through some hairy situations, but with episode four of five just around the corner, surely everything's starting to look up for them? Telltale yesterday dropped Ep4's teaser trailer ahead of its release this month, showing that, well, maybe not quite yet. Read more

Activision has addressed some Black Ops 2 PC questions, including anti-cheat systems, dedicated servers and matchmaking, server rentals, and mods. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 1, 2012 2:30PM PDT

Rochard developer Recoil Games has shown off seven minutes of a prototype sequel to its puzzle platformer starring the voice behind Duke Nukem, Jon St. John. Don't get too excited just yet, as the game's actually on hold. Alas, the original game struggled to get attention, so Recoil's having trouble drumming up funding. Read more

3D was a big push for Sony, but it's disappeared from Sony's marketing efforts as of late. The company's UK boss admits consumers weren't happy with 3D, and has said the company is now focusing on new IP. Read more

Don't you hate deals that have a ton of fine print? Thankfully, this one's pretty easy to follow: simply spend $100 on the PlayStation Network this month, and get a $20 credit back next month. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Oct 1, 2012 10:30AM PDT

The U.S. Attorney's office has confirmed that it is no longer pursuing any federal action against 38 Studios, though Rhode Island state officials are still checking into the matter. Read more

PS+ subscribers should make sure to pick up Borderlands, as that will no longer be available after tomorrow's content update. In its stead will be EA Sports' downloadable arcade game, NFL Blitz. Read more

Could the other XCOM game be turning into a third-person shooter? A newly released survey seems to suggest so. Read more

Just Add Water has confirmed its HD reboot of the classic charming puzzle-platformer Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee will get a downloadable release on PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Vita. Now named Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee - New 'n' Tasty, it's coming in the fourth quarter of 2013. Read more

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

This week brings a big bag of new releases, including the console editions of Resident Evil 6, multiplayer medieval murderfest War of the Roses, NBA 2K13, and Pokemon Black & White Version 2. Read more

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