Grand Theft Auto Online has a 'Festive Surprise' today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 5:00pm PST

Those looking to celebrate the holidays with mayhem and carnage can now do so with a new update for Grand Theft Auto Online.


Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars hijacks Android today

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2014 2:00pm PST

Rockstar Games has announced Chinatown Wars is now available across a wide variety of Android devices, including Amazon Kindle Fire, Google Nexus, and Amazon Fire TV.


"Awesome! This was one of my favourite DS titles. Chinatown Wars was a great little throwback ..."

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Shack Reels: Until Dawn Interview with Victoria Miller

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2014 1:15pm PST

We interview associate producer Victoria Miller about Until Dawn. Make sure you watch the interview with the lights turned on.


Pandora and Vevo lead final Xbox One entertainment apps for 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 12:15pm PST

Microsoft has one last batch of entertainment apps for the Xbox One before the end of the year, two of which are for the music lovers among us.


The Order: 1886 Impressions: Don't Get Caught

By Steven Wong, Dec 18, 2014 11:30am PST

We get hands-on with The Order: 1886, and make our way across a giant airship. Check out how well we do as Victorian-Era Aurthurian knights in our impressions.


"It always appeared to me as interactive movie. Im not jazzed about this game at all."

- rtricoche see all 3 comments

PSA: The 2014 Steam Holiday Sale is now live

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 10:15am PST

Start picking up any PC games you may need to catch up on right now.


"With vanilla you have to change the ini file to manually enter resolution for triple screens. ..."

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Tales From the Borderlands lands on iOS and Android today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 9:50am PST

Those looking to experience the post-Borderlands 2 story in the palm of your hands can do so right now.


Far Cry 4 must 'Escape from Durgesh Prison' on January 13

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 9:20am PST

The first round of Far Cry 4 DLC will arrive just in time to keep celebrating the new year.


Lords of the Fallen punishes iOS and Android gamers in 2015

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2014 8:30am PST

Think you suffered enough when Lords of the Fallen released on consoles and PC in October? Think again as you'll be able to punish yourself on the go in 2015.


"Well I think it sold rather well since they have announced a sequel is in the work."

- Elsaispo see all 10 comments

Telltale teams up with Mojang for Minecraft: Story Mode

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2014 7:35am PST

Did you ever want to experience a Telltale game set in the world of Minecraft? Neither did we, but now it's all we want to play.


" one thought Telltale and Borderlands would mix and that seems to be doing ok right now."

- OzzieMejia see all 7 comments

Evolve studio co-founder discusses Observer mode, eSports, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 7:00am PST

After previously discussing the new Wraith, Turtle Rock co-founder Phil Robb opens up to Shacknews about Observer mode, eSports, approaching balance issues, and more.


"Praying this game sells well, I like someone is doing something different, even if it is ..."

- abrasion see all 2 comments

Tempo is an iOS-exclusive shooter from Splash Damage

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 6:00am PST

The studio behind Brink, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars, and Dirty Bomb are now working on an iOS-exclusive shooter called Tempo.


"This is what they do. They make class-based FPSes. The video of Tempo seems to hint at a ..."

- the archvile see all 4 comments

Evolve unveils the Wraith, Evacuation mode, and Xbox One open beta details

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 5:00am PST

2K Games and Turtle Rock Studios is intorducing Evolve's third monster, the deadly Wraith. They also reveal details about the new Evacuation mode, as well as what Xbox One owners can expect for their exclusive open beta.


"Yeah but I'd rather games I care about! - but MS could do with being thrown a bone, so I'm not ..."

- abrasion see all 5 comments

Breaking Down the Inquisition - The Warrior

By Shack Staff, Dec 18, 2014 1:05am PST

An in depth look into some of the best ways to play the Warrior class in Dragon Age: Inquisition.


Breaking Down the Inquisition - The Mage

By Shack Staff, Dec 18, 2014 1:00am PST

A quick breakdown of three of the best ways to play as a mage in Dragon Age: Inquisition.

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