Weekend PC download deals: Transistor, Dead Space, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 01, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Welcome to August and enjoy this week's list of PC deals for the weekend!


Sniper Elite 3 getting Lost Valley multiplayer map

By Robert Workman, Aug 01, 2014 3:15pm PDT

Some new sniper rifles are debuting in the game very soon as well.


Heroes of the Storm removing Artifacts

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 01, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Blizzard recently experiemented with the idea of Artifacts in Heroes of the Storm. However, in the wake of player concerns, the Artifacts are now being removed.


Shacknews Chattycast 06: One Hour of Unique Executions

By Steve Watts, Aug 01, 2014 2:00pm PDT

In which we distract ourselves from the wait to watch Guardians of the Galaxy.


Report cards: how are the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 doing?

By Robert Workman, Aug 01, 2014 1:00pm PDT

We look at both systems since their respective launches several months ago.


""Hey, it beats trying to connect with the Nintendo Network, at least." I've had a WiiU since ..."

- Derringer see all 6 comments

Thief: Deadly Shadows mod removes mid-mission loading

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 01, 2014 12:35pm PDT

A new mod for Thief: Deadly Shadows (called Thief 3 Gold) removes some annoying quirks from the 2004 game.


"The problem is that there was no SDK for Invisible War. Deadly Shadows had an SDK, hence this ..."

- yukichigai see all 5 comments

Chatty Q&A: Rogue Legacy with Cellar Door Games' Teddy Lee

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 01, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Teddy Lee from Cellar Door Games celebrates Rogue Legacy coming to PlayStation platforms by discussing Rogue Legacy with Shacknews and answering questions from Chatty.


"Tell Sony to let you make Marble Madness 2, then Rogue Legacy 2! I want an ADHD marble with a ..."

- kenclopz see all 6 comments

Call of Duty: Ghosts map 'Goldrush' video shows abandoned mine setting

By Robert Workman, Aug 01, 2014 11:30am PDT

The map will be a part of the upcoming Nemesis pack, due next week for Xbox systems.


"Is ANYONE playing this on PC? I picked it up on PS4, but spent very little time on it. "

- jimvolk see all 3 comments

Opinion: When adding multiplayer works... and doesn't

By Nathaniel Hohl, Aug 01, 2014 11:00am PDT

Adding multiplayer to a long-running game series could be just the thing to bring things to a new level. Other times... not so much. Nate Hohl examines the multiplayer score across four different games.


"Isn't a long-running series (yet) but I really love the Last of Us multi. Excited to boot up the ..."

- DavePetro72 see all 4 comments

Ten Mega Man soundtracks re-releases coming from Sumthing Else Music Works

By Robert Workman, Aug 01, 2014 10:30am PDT

The Capcom tunes live on in a lucrative new digital collection.


"After going back and playing some of these, the later NES Mega Man soundtracks (4-6) were not ..."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 6 comments

Shadowgate trailer tells the story of Talimar the Black

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 01, 2014 10:00am PDT

The newest trailer for the Kickstarter-backed Shadowgate reboot tells the tale of the evil warlock within the sinister castle.


Invisible Inc. hitting Steam Early Access this month

By Steve Watts, Aug 01, 2014 8:45am PDT

Invisible Inc. will be available on Steam as an Early Access game later this month, for about $5 cheaper than the eventual full version.


Guardians of the Galaxy skins coming to XBLA Minecraft

By Steve Watts, Aug 01, 2014 7:10am PDT

The Guardians of the Galaxy will be five of the 24 cosmic Marvel skins coming soon to the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft. Others include Nova and Thanos.


Second 'You've Been Chosen' trailer points to GamesCom announcement

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 31, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Still no clue about what BioWare's next game is, but at least there's an idea of when we'll find out.


What Sony needs to do with PlayStation Now to make it succeed

By Robert Workman, Jul 31, 2014 4:00pm PDT

We've played the Beta for some time, but here's some advice on what it needs to make it soar.


"To follow up on my comment yesterday, I did try the service last night and I have to admit I was ..."

- gijoe- see all 8 comments
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