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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

Sony has announced the games joining PlayStation Plus' Instant Game Collection in May: Sleeping Dogs, Pinball Arcade, Knytt Underground, and BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend. Read more

Men's room "etiquette" is absurd and baffling, but considering that teeth have been knocked out over rules violations, perhaps it merits study. Sawfly Studios, a team founded by survivors of Sony's now-closed Studio Liverpool, is examining this curious world in its first game, Men's Room Mayhem. Publisher Ripstone today announced the piss 'em up for a downloadable Vita release. Read more

The ESRB has rated the first two Grand Theft Auto games for release on PlayStation 3, PSP, and Vita. Read more

TT Games announced the pre-order bonuses for Lego Marvel Super Heroes today, including an Iron Patriot mini-fig and a Spider-Man keychain. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Apr 29, 2013 5:00PM PDT

Quell Memento has been announced for Vita, iOS, and Android devices. The puzzle game was originally conceptualized in 1993 and has been revised for modern platforms. Read more