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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 15, 2013 5:00PM PDT

Remember that old stuff? Well it's coming back a bit newer. In this case, we're talking Putty Squad, a updated take on the classic platformer from 1994. System 3 has talked idly about the game for several years, including aborted plans for it to be a European Vita launch title, but today dropped a trailer and word that it's coming to a whole heap of platforms. Read more

Jacob Jones and the Bigfoot Mystery is getting its first episode on Vita today for $2.99. Read more

Sony Computer Entertainment Europe business development manager Shahid Kamal Ahmad talks about how Sony has slowly built up relationships with indie devs leading into the PS4 launch. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, May 9, 2013 4:15PM PDT

Square Enix released the first screenshots from the X-2 remaster, and they look impressive. Read more

Indie developer Dynamighty has announced its first game, a Cold War era side-scrolling action game called CounterSpy. It's coming for PS3, Vita, and mobile devices. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 8, 2013 7:30AM PDT

Indie developer HumaNature has announced Doki-Doki Universe, an RPG/interactive story that has you take charge of a cute robot to prove it has enough humanity. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 8, 2013 6:45AM PDT

Honeyslug's Hohokum has put in a fair few appearances at games events over the years, even scooping an IGF nomination in 2011, but the particulars of its release have been a mystery until now. The Frobisher Says! dev yesterday revealed that it has teamed up with Sony's Santa Monica Studio to bring it to PlayStation 3, PS4, and Vita in 2014. It's lovely. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 7, 2013 12:45PM PDT

The PlayStation Store is adding a special indie section with its update today, to highlight its independent games offerings. It's kicking off the new section with a few discounts on recent indie games. Read more

Star Wars Pinball is getting an exclusive standalone version on PlayStation 3 and Vita next week, with new community features. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 3, 2013 3:45PM PDT

Sound Shapes is getting more DLC on May 14, and there's good reason to believe it will be the 1980s and dubstep packs that accidentally leaked in March. Read more