By Shack Staff   //   December 17, 2014 2:00 PM

Shacknews Spotlight: Remasters - Sour or Sweet?

Remasters have been around since the early ages of gaming. With new systems come new ideas and notions, and even new possibilites to make the games we love even better, but does this idea of "remastering" help or hurt the gaming industry? Shacknews Staff members Ozzie Mejia, Steven Wong, Daniel Perez, and Joshua Hawkins decided it was time to dig a little deeper into what remasters mean to them.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   December 17, 2014 11:30 AM

This War of Mine 1.2 update opens new shelter

Those that are still struggling for survival in This War of Mine can now do so with a new shelter, as well as the ability to select your starting group.

Is there any word if this game will make an appearance on the current gen consoles? - rtricoche
By Daniel Perez   //   December 17, 2014 8:00 AM

Smite World Championships hosts first public showing of Xbox One version

The Xbox One version of Smite is currently in development, but Hi-Rez Studios has announced those attending the Smite World Championships will be able to get their hands on the game for the first time.

I didn't know that Smite actually had league set up. Should have figured. Interesting nonetheless. It'll probably do a l... - DozIR_
By Daniel Perez   //   December 17, 2014 7:30 AM

Skylanders Trap Team introduces Light and Dark elements

Two new elements are being introduced for the first time in Skylanders history: light and dark. Learn more about the new Trap Masters and how much their expansion packs will cost this holiday season.