How Telltale is approaching Game of Thrones and what's next for the series

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 2:00pm PST

Shacknews caught up to Telltale during PlayStation Experience to talk about the first episode of Game of Thrones. Job Stauffer talks about Iron From Ice, working with HBO, and what's next for the series.


WildStar creative director outlines first 2015 update

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 1:00pm PST

Carbine Studios hopes 2015 will be a good one for WildStar and the studio is outlining some of the changes and additions set to come with the game's first update of the new year.


The Borderlands Robo-lution: A Claptrap retrospective

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 12:00pm PST

The Borderlands series recently celebrated its 5th anniversary, so Shacknews is taking some time to look back at the series' most beloved (and also its most annoying) character: Claptrap. Read on as we look back at his contribution to video games, alongside Gearbox lead writ...


Forza Horizon 2 braces for 'Storm Islands' expansion today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 11:25am PST

Anyone could drive in sunny island weather. Are you a bold enough driver to try driving in extreme conditions?


"Yea, I'm considering grabbing it once I finish the main game."

- mancide see all 7 comments

Destiny for PS4 and Xbox One is 50% off on Amazon today

By Daniel Perez, Dec 16, 2014 11:15am PST

Those looking to pick up Destiny at its lowest price point possible this year can proceed to buy the game for $29.99 at Amazon, but act fast as it's only good for the day.


"I think the PvP is really well done...good loot and perk drops, tons of varied guns you want to ..."

- kainen1 see all 36 comments

The Sims 4 update embarks on new 'Careers'

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 10:00am PST

Because even Sims need to make a living. Also, get ready to celebrate the holidays with a free holiday pack.


"Cant play this game. I have zero idea what was going through EA's mind when they made this ..."

- rtricoche see all 7 comments

The Lord of the Rings Bundle combines four critically-acclaimed games for $10

By Daniel Perez, Dec 16, 2014 8:45am PST

Bundle Stars has four great Lord of the Rings-themed games, including LEGO The Hobbit, for just $9.99 to celebrate the launch of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. You shall not pass on these savings!


"Yeah, I just wish the steam version wasn't completely fucked for co-op."

- saunders45 see all 11 comments

Grand Theft Auto Online Heists coming in early 2015

By Daniel Perez, Dec 16, 2014 8:00am PST

Rockstar Games has given us a release window of when to expect its long-awaited heists update for Grand Theft Auto Online. Learn what to expect from the update and see it in action in a brand-new trailer.


"After seeing this trailer I can be far more forgiving to Rockstar for this long delay. Can't ..."

- DandySlayer see all 2 comments

Warhammer Quest levels up to a PC, Mac, and Linux release

By Daniel Perez, Dec 16, 2014 7:15am PST

Warhammer Quest will be making the jump from iOS to PC, Mac, and Linux on January 7, 2015. Gather your party and prepare to do some exploring!


"I thoroughly enjoyed playing this on my phone and I wouldn't mind doing it again on my computer! ..."

- waxthirteen see all 3 comments

Shadow of Mordor 'Lord of the Hunt' DLC stalks its prey today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 16, 2014 6:00am PST

It's time to unleash the beast within with today's Lord of the Hunt DLC for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor.


PSA: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel's The Holodome Onslaught available today

By Daniel Perez, Dec 16, 2014 5:00am PST

Dying to shoot more things in Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel? Wait no more as The Holodome Onslaught is now avaialble on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.


PSA: Hearthstone now available on Android

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2014 4:30pm PST

The wait is over for Android tablet owners. Hearthstone is out now.


"It's currently only available to people in Canada, Australia and New Zealand; but they said a ..."

- Younanomous see all 2 comments

Kerbal Space Program is 'Beta Than Ever' today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2014 4:00pm PST

Kerbal Space Program takes one giant leap towards its final release today with a new beta release.


"This game could have made game of the year in its Alpha state. Well, at least my game of the ..."

- Markemp see all 15 comments

Killer Instinct gets prehistoric with Riptor on Wednesday

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2014 2:00pm PST

The demonic dinosaur Riptor makes her return to Killer Instinct this Wednesday for Ultra Edition owners of Killer Instinct.


Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris review: raiding with friends

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2014 1:30pm PST

Lara Croft's latest dungeon crawler is a decent way to pass an afternoon with a friend or two, but its limited gameplay elements and story make it little more than that.


"Wife and I are playing through this at the moment. Jumping seems more finicky than predecessor. ..."

- Maarc see all 3 comments
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