By Steve Watts   //   October 23, 2014 5:30 PM

Shack Snack: October 23, 2014

Time for another episode of Shack Snack! All the gaming news you need in a nice digestible chunk of video deliciousness.

$10 a month for xbox music? yikes. also, Ubisoft is oo-bee-soft? Have I been doing it wrong all this time with yoo-be - RikiTiki2
By Josh Hawkins   //   October 23, 2014 1:10 PM

Assassin's Creed Unity PC specs released

Ubisoft has released the specs for the PC version of Assassin's Creed Unity. Does your computer have what it takes to bring the French Revolution to life?

Hot damn that's hardcore - shirif
By Josh Hawkins   //   October 23, 2014 12:00 PM

Final Score: Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth

It's been over 10 years since Firaxis Games placed turn-based strategy fans inside an unknown science fiction world to battle for victory. Now they've finally made their return to the stars, but has their mission been as successful as they hoped, or are we all left shaking our heads thinking "Houston... we have a problem."?

the buzz coming off the reviews of this game is really confusing. tentatively excited to play and find out where i actua... - Psigun
By Brittany Vincent   //   October 23, 2014 11:00 AM

More Than Survival: The Five Faces of Horror Gaming

Horror comes in many dark shades. Like chilly fingers creeping up your spine, here is a look at five horror categories that will keep you up at night.

Good read. Horror is by far my favorite genre. Can't wait to play Alien: Isolation this Christmas. - Anastomosis
By Steve Watts   //   October 23, 2014 10:00 AM

Nintendo 3DS StreetPass Weekend coming on Halloween

Nintendo has declared the upcoming Halloween weekend another "National StreetPass" occasion. You can head to a Nintendo Zone to gather street passes from across the country.