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Hatsune Miku is something of a cultural icon in Japan, starring robotic anime girls singing songs. And Sega is looking to bring it to Western audiences. Read more

The PlayStation Plus "Instant Game Collection" will add Spec Ops: The Line tomorrow, and has outlined other games coming in March: Joe Danger 2, The Cave, Disagaea 3: Absence of Detention, and Tekken 6 PSP. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Feb 27, 2013 5:30PM PST

The PSN Gamers Choice Awards have concluded, giving fan-voted honors to Journey, Walking Dead, Assassin's Creed 3, and Gravity Rush, among others. Each of the winners are on sale through next week. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Feb 26, 2013 12:45PM PST

Angry Birds Toons is a new weekly animated series starring Rovio's money-making critters. Read more

PlayStation Plus members will be able to download Vanquish, a DUST 514 "Starter Pack," and Mega Man Maverick Hunter X this week. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 17, 2013 9:00AM PST

Leading next week's new releases in the latest from Bayonetta creator PlatinumGames, the curious spin-off Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Also arriving are supersuit shooter Crysis 3, Escherian puzzler The Bridge, the Trials-inspired Urban Trial Freestyle for PS3 and Vita, Serious Sam Double D XXL for XBLA, and more. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Feb 7, 2013 6:00AM PST

Remember the 2004 survival horror Obscure? No, that's fine, as the new Obscure announced today has little to do with it beyond licensing the property. The new one is a side-scrolling monster mash, coming for download on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 this spring. Read more

Final Fantasy games are getting a 50% sale for the next two weeks, and Namco Bandai is holding a similar sale for four weeks. Read more

Kratos is coming again to PlayStation 3 in God of War: Ascension on March 12, and he is bringing with him all his previous incarnations in a special Legacy bundle and a special edition Garnet Red 500GB PlayStation 3. Read more

Hey, remember Prince of Persia? So does Ubisoft. But that doesn't mean you can expect a new game in that franchise any time soon. Read more