Walking Dead Season 2 Episode 2 trailer is ready to take ’em [update: PSN, PC next week]

Update 2: Telltale sends us word that Windows PC/Mac is also confirmed for March 4, in addition to PS3 in North America. Dates for the PS3 in Europe, Xbox 360, iOS “will be confirmed shortly.” Update: Sony says Episode 2 hits PSN for PS3 in North America next week on...

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DC’s Infinite Crisis begins battle in beta this March

Infinite Crisis, developer Turbine’s take on the multiplayer online battle arena genre featuring heroes and villains from the DC Universe, will launch its open beta on March 14. Turbine announced the upcoming PC title’s open beta start date at an event yesterday, alongside reveals of three new characters: Green Arrow,...

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Space strategy sequel StarDrive 2 set for September

StarDrive developer Zero Sum Games announced the sequel to the 4X space strategy game. Due out in September, StarDrive 2 places players in a procedurally-generated galaxy with real-time battles. Players also lead an alien race from planet to planet, researching technologies and populating worlds and take on AI opponents in...

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Wasteland 2 devs unleash major beta update via Steam Early Access

InXile Entertainment has released a sizable update for the beta version of Wasteland 2, introducing more than 2,000 gameplay additions, features, and fixes along with a new in-game location. New features in the lastest update include destructible cover, additional class skills, and an overhauled combat system. InXile notes that the...

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Ubisoft lowers drawbridge on The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot beta

Ubisoft’s free-to-play dungeon crawler The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot has gone into open beta. Anybody can sign up and start playing through Steam, the game’s official website or Uplay. In The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot, players choose a hero from four different classes and raid other players’ castles...

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Dimension-hopping platformer Fractured Soul out now on PC

Endgame Studios’ dual-world platformer Fractured Soul has made the jump from the 3DS eShop to Windows, Mac, and Linux platforms, and is now available for purchase from GOG.com, Desura, and the developer’s website. Fractured Soul divides its gameplay across two screens representing alternate dimensions. While its Mega Man-like platforming mechanics...

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Hide your wallet: Steam developers can set up their own sales

Steamworks developers now have the option to set up their own sales, and they can opt into Steam weeklong deals at discount percentages of their choosing. Valve announced the new sale system in the private Steamworks Development forum, as spotted by Reddit user Sharkiller. According to Valve: “With new Steamworks...

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Tropico 5 enters beta in March, would-be despots urged to register

Whether you’re a benevolent ruler willing to sacrifice everything for your island nation or a greedy sociopath looking to get rich on the backs of the working class, Kalypso Media wants your help. Tropico 5, the latest entry in Kalypso’s banana republic management series, enters beta testing at an as-yet-undetermined...

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Zynga IPO fraud lawsuit dismissed, plaintiffs plan to amend complaint

A US judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by shareholders against Zynga today. The lawsuit alleged that Zynga purposely misled shareholders about the financial state of the company, its active user count and potential business prospects in the run-up to, and after, Zynga’s initial stock offering in late 2011. US District...

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Warehouse and Logistics Simulator updated with zombie DLC

Aside from being the closest we’ll get to seeing a Shenmue 3 in this lifetime (given its high-level simulation of forklift physics), United Independent Entertainment’s Warehouse and Logistics Simulator is best known for its realism and faithful recreation of mundane labor. Similar to PC games like Farming Simulator and Train...

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