Apple removing 'Free' from App Stores

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 19, 2014 1:50pm PST

After pressure from the European Commision, Apple is finally removing the word "free" from their download buttons. 


"Europes doing big things. Good on them. This freemium mobile game direct billing to cellular ..."

- chilln see all 4 comments

Monkey Island creator announces new point-and-click adventure game

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 12:00pm PST

Miss the glory days of old-school adventure games? Well, Thimbleweed Park is here to fill that vapid hole in your very existence.


"Not even that, this just looks like more of the same. Maniac Mansion was a neat game but this is ..."

- kartooner see all 8 comments

Titanfall Deluxe Edition for PC and Xbox One includes all previously released DLC

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 11:05am PST

All of Titanfall's previously-released downlodable content is going to be packed together with the game in a brand-new deluxe edition.


"The higher priced purchases keep Respawn solvent and able to make the games we want to make. ..."

- Avatar see all 31 comments

Final Score: Far Cry 4

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 19, 2014 11:00am PST

The mountains of Kyrat have finally opened to the public, but are they as dangerous and enthralling as we hoped?


A Rock Band Return Tour: What We Need to See

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 19, 2014 10:00am PST

Rock Band is rumored to be making a comeback, and if it does, Guitar Hero might not be far behind. What does a legendary band game comeback tour need to be successful? Brittany Vincent breaks it down.


"A well-thought out list. Would be very much interested in a Rock Band game with those features. ..."

- tw3kr see all 15 comments

Final Fantasy 14 servers currently experiencing DDoS attacks

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 9:30am PST

First World of Warcraft, now Final Fantasy 14? Can't we all just get along and be able to play our MMOs of choice?


"YEAH IT FUCKIN BLOWS. I got chocobos to feed and tomes to farm God damnit!!!!!!!!"

- squigiliwams see all 2 comments

Where's our Super Smash Bros. for Wii U review?

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 19, 2014 9:00am PST

Right about now, reviews for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U should be hitting a number of gaming websites. So where's ours?


"Quite honestly, I'm enjoying the hell out of it. A huge step up from Brawl."

- OzzieMejia see all 17 comments

Destiny trial demo now available across all platforms

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 8:30am PST

Curious to see what all the love / hate for Destiny is all about? Do you own a last-gen or current-gen game console? Then you could try it out for yourself starting today.


Alienware Alpha receiving PAYDAY 2 for free

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 8:00am PST

A free copy of Overkill Software's PAYDAY 2 will be available with each Alienware Alpha sold. Not a bad deal if you ask us.


"Congratulations! You have been signed up for Random Cat Facts!"

- loppsided see all 4 comments

Far Cry 4 PC and PlayStation 3 bugs being investigated by Ubisoft

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 7:00am PST

A number of wide-spread bugs for the PC and PlayStation 3 versions of Far Cry 4 are being investigated by Ubisoft, as well as issues with pre-order bonuses.


Chatty Video Q&A: World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2014 3:00pm PST

Shacknews recently hit Blizzcon and spoke to World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor lead game designer Cory Stockton. During the event, we pitched over several questions from our Chatty community about transmog, raids, and the overall philosophy shift between Mists of Pandar...


WWE 2K15 Review: Monday Night, Undercooked

By Bryan Carr, Nov 18, 2014 2:00pm PST

WWE 2K15 tries to put its best foot forward with improved graphics, presentation, and new ideas, but still grapples with legacy issues and omitted content in its next-gen debut. Our review.


"Those are best wrestling games ever! I wished back then and even now that they had made an ECW ..."

- DandySlayer see all 12 comments

DC Universe Online 'War of the Light II' DLC unites all Lanterns today

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2014 1:15pm PST

DC Universe Online has deployed its 12th DLC pack, bringing all Lantern Corps together for the War of the Light II.


Super Smash Bros. for 3DS gets balance patch, community organizes notes

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2014 12:30pm PST

Nintendo has released the first balance patch for Super Smash Bros. for 3DS today. Unfortunately, they forgot to include any patch notes, so the Smash community is stepping up to do their work for them.


"This seems like a lame way to take out one of the best feeling maneuvers in the game."

- stevenRsiegel see all 7 comments

Final Score: Grand Theft Auto V

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 18, 2014 12:00pm PST

'Tis the season for remasters, but is Rockstar's recent regeneration of Grand Theft Auto V worth a second buy?


"Some of the graphics updates include gameplay altering things like more traffic and pedestrians. "

- pigvomit see all 9 comments
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