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Friday, October 11, 2013 Shipping Announcements

by Rainier on Oct. 11, 2013 @ 2:15 p.m. PDT

Another day, another batch of games shipped to stores. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are announcements for:

We will update this throughout the day when new announcements become available. Read more for details ...

Haunted House Mysteries (PC)

In 1994, Edward Russel, a famous archaeologist who returned from an expedition to Egypt, was found dead at his home in New England. Eighteen years later, the player takes on the role of Nancy Evans, who's invited by her aunt to spend a few days in the manor where the archaeologist died. Nancy quickly realizes something is amiss and looks into the mystery.

Switch between searches for hidden objects, puzzles and minigames as you pursue your investigation. Move freely around the property and look for clues related to the murder.

The manor is full of apparitions, paintings that follow your gaze, dark settings with flashes of lightning, and crows. You'll learn 50 facts or stories about haunted houses as the adventure unfolds.

Haunted House Mysteries is available for $9.99/€8,99.

Moshi Monsters: Katsuma Unleashed (3DS/NDS)

Help Katsuma and the rest of the moshi monsters save the world from the evil Dr. Strangeglove and his robot Moshlings by bashing and dashing through six worlds. Face intense battles and wild boss showdowns, and be rewarded with glittering treasures.

Moshi Monsters: Katsuma Unleashed is rated "E" for "Everyone" by the ESRB and is available at an MSRP of $29.99 for the 3DS version and $24.99 for the NDS version.

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 1 - Faith (XBLA/PC)

Based on Bill Willingham's acclaimed comic book series, "Fables," The Wolf Among Us puts players in the role of Bigby Wolf, a man known as The Big Bad Wolf. He's now exiled from the land of fairy tales and is the sheriff of a hidden community in New York City. Bigby has been tasked by the bureaucrat Snow White to maintain order within the society of mythical creatures and characters. The Wolf Among Us examines the lives of beings from the pages of myth and lore who are now trying to survive on the mean streets of New York City.

The first episode, "Faith," is available on Xbox Live and various PC digital distribution outlets for $4.99. A Season Pass option enables consumers to buy the rest of the five-episode series (Episodes 2-5) for the discounted price of $14.99 instead of $4.99 per episode.

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