XB360, PC, PS3 / Action / Release: Aug 25, 2010 / ESRB: U

EA releases its own 'indie' bundle

By John Keefer, May 03, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Electronic Arts joined the indie bundle bandwagon, offering six games through Steam for a 70 percent discount.


Humble Indie Bundle #4 features Super Meat Boy, Shank, Bit.Trip Runner and more

By Xav de Matos, Dec 13, 2011 11:00am PST

Super Meat Boy, Shank, Bit.Trip Runner, NightSky, and Jamestown: Legend of the Lost Colony have been revealed as the games available in Humble Indie Bundle #4, which also has two incredible bonus titles.


Shining Force, Gunstar Heroes, ToeJam & Earl and More Sega Genesis Classics Hit PC

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 11, 2011 2:00pm PST

Sega's mission to re-release classic Sega Genesis games for download on PC has finally struck gold. The fourth batch, available now, packs wonders...


"Wow, Alien Soldier! About Time! Already have this for my Mega Drive but the Steam version will ..."

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Shank Is This Week's Xbox Live Deal of the Week

By Xav de Matos, Nov 15, 2010 2:00pm PST

Xbox Live's Major Nelson has revealed that the sidescrolling, brawler/shooter/knife-in-the-facer XBLA title Shank is this week's Xbox Live Deal of...


"Maybe im spoiled by Steam's sales but to me deal of the week should be 100 MS points!"

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Shank and DeathSpank Now Available on PC

By Brian Leahy, Oct 27, 2010 11:40am PDT

Electronic Arts has released Shank and DeathSpank, previously only available on the PS3 and Xbox 360, on the PC. Shank and DeathSpank Both...


" I found the combat in the Shank demo a little unsatisfying. When a game is only $15 to begin ..."

- MeestaNob see all 12 comments

Daily Filter: October 8, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Oct 08, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


"I hope Mythos is still as fun as it was years back in the first beta =) For the new closed ..."

- StriderNL see all 4 comments

Deathspank Coming to PC on Oct. 26; Mac OSX in the Works

By Garnett Lee, Oct 06, 2010 11:55am PDT

PC gamers left out when Hothead's humorous action RPG Deathspank debuted on the Xbox 360 and PS3 earlier this year, your calls have been heard....


"Ahhh damnit..I already gave in and bought the PS3 version.. Oh well, I'm gonna rebuy it ..."

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Report: Microsoft Sees Record XBLA Sales in August

By Brian Leahy, Sep 22, 2010 4:40pm PDT

Forecasting & Analyzing Digital Entertainment (FADE) is reporting that Microsoft's Xbox Live Arcade enjoyed its best month to date in August, built...


"That's great for Scott Pilgrim! It managed to sell 79000 units in less than a week, after the ..."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 23

By Garnett Lee, Aug 27, 2010 12:00pm PDT

With Metroid Other M and Halo: Reach to open get Whatcha' Been Playing? you know you're in for a big show, and that's only the beginning. Garnett,...


"First off, Board Games ROCK! Now, on the case of used games. I buy used games due to ..."

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Shank Hit By Slow Cutscenes on Older Xbox 360s, Fix for Achievement Issue Coming

By Brian Leahy, Aug 26, 2010 12:40pm PDT

Klei Entertainment's recently released Shank is having a bit of a cutscene issue on older-model Xbox 360 consoles, reports the game's official...


"i havnt seen any problems on my Elite. although loading times are the longest ive seen on any ..."

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Xbox Live August Schedule Brings Shank, Scott Pilgrim and Dead Rising 2: Case Zero to the Arcade

By Xav de Matos, Aug 18, 2010 11:00am PDT

Xbox Live's Major Nelson has released the Live Marketplace content schedule for the remainder of August. Although the dates and prices have...


"ONLINE STORE——————- w w.f a m a l e g o o d s.c o m ..."

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Daily Filter: August 11, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Aug 11, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


Shank hitting PSN on August 24, XBLA on August 25, Priced at $15 [Update]

By Xav de Matos, Jul 20, 2010 1:55pm PDT

[Update: 4:35pm] According to the official Shank website, the PC version of Shank is still in development and will arrive in Fall 2010. As for the game's newly revealed


"Am I the only one who has come to, whenever I see words to the effect of "PC version delayed to ..."

- Prospero424 see all 12 comments

Stab with Shank in Late Summer

By Chris Faylor, Jun 18, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Klei Enteratinment's exceedingly awesome side-scrolling stabber-shooter Shank has long carried a summer rel


"This game looks awesome, I just hope it has a reasonable price and lasts more than an hour."

- Gish Forever see all 3 comments

Shank E3 2010 Trailer Shows Animated Gore

By Brian Leahy, Jun 11, 2010 4:20pm PDT

With E3 set to kick off next week, early trailers are always welcome. As you go into the weekend, watch this awesome trailer for Klei Entertainment and EA Partner's Shank. The game, set in a "stylized, modern-Western setting... tells a classic betra


"That may be the worst art direction I've ever seen a game. Congratulations video gamers of ..."

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