Stuff That Sucks - Shenmue 3 and Kickstarter practices

By Shack Staff, Jun 29, 2015 4:00pm PDT

Shenmue 3 has hit its Kickstarter goal and is aiming for stretch goals, but is this the start of a troubling trend? Greg Burke looks into this in this week's Stuff That Sucks.


"Awesome video big respect to Shacknews and Greg for running it and having the guts to tell it ..."

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Thou Shall Not Kill (But Beatings Are Fine): 7 Games for the Violent Pacifist

By Steven Wong, Jun 29, 2015 2:35pm PDT

Batman: Arkham Knight tries really hard to keep the "no kill" rule in effect, but there are games that will give players the option to be as violent as they want, or to go through without taking a single life.


Heroes of the Storm smells fresh meat with Butcher spotlight video

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 29, 2015 2:32pm PDT

Heroes of the Storm's Eternal Conflict update will be ready tomorrow. To get players ready, it's time for a re-introduction to The Butcher.


Star Wars Battlefront general manager discusses Walker Assault and Hoth

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 29, 2015 1:00pm PDT

There's a lot to look forward to from Star Wars Battlefront, with the game's Walker Assault multiplayer mode among them. To learn more about it, our own John Gaudiosi spoke to DICE GM Patrick Bach at E3 2015.


Shacknews Community Top 5 Games of 2015 (so far)

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 29, 2015 12:00pm PDT

The Chatty community has voted and their voices have been heard. These are their 5 best games from the first-half of 2015.


"It's got the atmosphere but I think it will fall in terms of immersion and story telling"

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Final Fantasy 14 director discusses how feedback led to Heavensward

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 29, 2015 11:30am PDT

It's been a long road to prominence for Final Fantasy XIV, so who better to talk to about that than director and producer Naoki Yoshida? He recently spoke to our own Greg Burke at E3 2015 about the big Heavensward expansion.


Soft Body challenges players to paint the world while dodging bullets

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 29, 2015 10:30am PDT

Soft Body is a game with an artistic premise, challenging players to paint the world. If that sounds too easy, there are also a lot of bullets to dodge.


Twitch had over 21m unique and 840,000 peak concurrent viewers during E3 2015

By Daniel Perez, Jun 29, 2015 9:00am PDT

Twitch has released an infographic that details how well it performed during this year's E3.


"a lot of TV shows don't even get 500k viewers per hour. I think twitch did ok, and it is a much ..."

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Pokemon Shuffle evolves to Android and iOS devices in 2015

By Daniel Perez, Jun 29, 2015 8:23am PDT

The Pokemon Company will release Pokemon Shuffle on Android and iOS devices later this year.


PSN down for scheduled maintenance later today; may last 1.5 hours

By Daniel Perez, Jun 29, 2015 7:38am PDT

The PlayStation Network will be down later on this evening for a scheduled maintenance and is expected to last 1.5 hours.


Batman: Arkham Knight PC will require 'significant' work; first patch released

By Daniel Perez, Jun 29, 2015 7:16am PDT

The PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight received a patch over the weekend, although it's going to take some "significant" work to get it where it needs to be.


"I'm guessing you don't remember gta4 getting released on PC. "

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Mortal Kombat X Predator DLC releasing in July

By Daniel Perez, Jun 29, 2015 6:45am PDT

NetherRealm Studios has confirmed Predator will be making his debut in Mortal Kombat X next month.


Weekly Game Release Highlights, June 29-July 5

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 28, 2015 8:00am PDT

It's a light week for new releases, arguably led by the latest installment of BlazBlue for next-gen consoles.


Batman: Arkham Knight - Campaign for Disarmament Bomb Locations - Deathstroke Boss Fight

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 27, 2015 6:00pm PDT

Disarm all twenty-one bombs scattered throughout Gotham City, then take on Deathstroke.


Batman: Arkham Knight - Own the Roads Militia Checkpoints Locations and Strategies

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 27, 2015 5:00pm PDT

Take down all twenty of the militia checkpoints set up around Gotham City.

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