By Joe Tirado   //   October 24, 2014 3:30 PM

Shacknews Plays: Extra Life 2014

Starting on 10/25, we'll be playing games for a full 24 hours in order to raise money for Extra Life. Come join us and be sure to donate!

Awwwwwwwwwwwww yea! Bright and early! Will be there! - Nerdsbeware
By Ozzie Mejia   //   October 24, 2014 3:00 PM

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U preview: elbow room

Nintendo has a lot in store for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, so Shacknews got a brief taste of what's to come.

So much hype. Even though i've been playing this game on the 3DS basically nightly since the game came out, I can't wait... - MetaSaval
By Steven Wong   //   October 24, 2014 2:30 PM

Costume Quest 2 hits PlayStation on October 28

Costume Quest 2 releases for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 next week with an exclusive Sackboy costume. So gather up your party and get to trick or treating.

By Nathaniel Hohl   //   October 24, 2014 10:05 AM

Opinion: Underused Superheroes and Going Beyond Batman

A new slate of superhero movies, starring characters like Wonder Woman, Cyborg, and Shazam, are on the horizon. The DC Comics universe has a rich collection of heroes and villains, but why aren't they featured in games more often? Perhaps these upcoming films will help bring these underused characters into the spotlight.

I agree completely. I'd love to have a good Wonder Woman game. She's a master of combat, not just sword and shield, but ... - das_runt