Marvel Heroes 2016 PAX Prime panel recap - Secret Invasion, Kitty Pryde, controller support and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 3:40pm PDT

As Marvel Heroes 2015 prepares to transition to Marvel Heroes 2016, the folks at Gazillion held a PAX Prime panel, where they revealed new story instances, new characters, Team-Ups, costumes, visual updates, and controller support.


"They really did a great job of "rescuing" this game from a mediocre launch. "

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PAX Prime 2015: King's Quest is 'Rubble Without a Cause' this fall

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 1:11pm PDT

The first details on the second chapter of King's Quest was revealed earlier this weekend at PAX Prime, which will go by the title 'Rubble Without a Cause' and take place five years after the events of 'A Knight to Remember.'


Vs. Excitebike will motor onto the Wii U Virtual Console tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 12:11pm PDT

Nintendo's Builders Week event is over and that means Vs. Excitebike is about to release on the Wii U Virtual Console. It's actually coming out tomorrow, in fact!


PAX Prime 2015: Final Fantasy 15 confirmed for 2016 release

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Square Enix held a panel for Final Fantasy XV during PAX Prime 2015 yesterday and among the reveals were that the game would indeed hit in 2016, with a special March event set to be host to the game's official release date.


Shack Asks recap - The Battleborn Closed Technical Test, inspirations, balance, community, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 9:00am PDT

Members of Battleborn's development team stopped by Shacknews on Saturday morning to talk about their upcoming FPS/MOBA hybrid. For those that missed the Q&A with the Chatty community yesterday, here's a recap.


PAX Prime 2015: Dragon Age: Inquisition will wrap up with 'Trespasser' DLC

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2015 5:57pm PDT

EA and BioWare have announced the final piece of DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition at PAX Prime 2015, a story that will take place after the events of the main game.


"it's awesome, i had a great time with it. they really redeemed themselves after the DA2 ..."

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PAX Prime 2015: Xenoblade Chronicles X Special Edition unveiled

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2015 3:46pm PDT

Nintendo and Monolith Soft showed off more of Xenoblade Chronicles X on the PAX Prime 2015 show floor, while also announcing that the game will receive a special edition.


PAX Prime 2015: Guild Wars 2 base game is now free; 10-person Raids coming soon

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2015 12:12pm PDT

Those that need to catch up before Guild Wars 2 releases the Heart of Thorns expansion will now find it easier to do so, since the base game will now be free to everyone.


"Here's a nice table that shows differences between free, core and HoT accounts. ..."

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Watch 15 minutes of Hitman gameplay as Agent 47 hits Paris

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2015 11:20am PDT

Square Enix and IO Interactive are showing off new footage of the latest Hitman, showing 15 minutes of Agent 47's latest assassination mission in the palaces of Paris.


"Huge sandbox environment and douchey assassination target. Looks promising."

- zpeed see all 3 comments

Shack Asks: Talk Battleborn with Gearbox Devs today at 9 AM PT / 12 noon ET

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2015 8:00am PDT

Gearbox Software is presenting its upcoming multiplayer shooter Battleborn at PAX Prime, but they're taking time out of their busy schedules to talk to the Shacknews Chatty directly. Come join the conversation!


"If you guys did a borderlands with more MMO type elements that were good in destiny (such as ..."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 multiplayer beta now open to all PC and Xbox One users

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 6:40pm PDT

The weekend is here and Treyarch is giving Xbox One and PC owners a new way to ring it in by opening up the Call of Duty: Black Ops III beta to the general public on those platforms.


"This thing installs slow as fuck on XB1. One hour in, on a 13 GB file, and I'm not even at 30%. WTF"

- OgrePalowakski see all 5 comments

Talking WWE 2K16 and gaming on the road with WWE Superstar Dolph Ziggler

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 5:00pm PDT

Life on the road can be tough for a WWE Superstar, but video games can go a long way to help make it a little easier. Shacknews spoke to WWE Superstar Dolph Ziggler to learn more about that, as well as more about WWE 2K16.


Weekend console download deals: Xbox and indies, PlayStation Retro Sale, and Nintendo Capcom sale

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 4:00pm PDT

This is the last weekend to take advantage of the monthly freebies from Xbox and PlayStation, but there are a handful of sales to go along with those games, too. Xbox is celebrating the best of the indies, PlayStation is offering a retro gaming sale, and Nintendo is offering...


Weekend PC download deals: Mad Max pre-order, Company of Heroes 2 free weekend, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 3:00pm PDT

As PAX Prime goes down this weekend, digital retailers are looking to say goodbye to summer in a big way with Green Man Gaming offering a Mad Max pre-order discount, Steam offering a Company of Heroes 2 free weekend, and the Humble Store kicking off its End of Summer sale.


ARK: Survival Evolved greets its free Steam weekend with feces-throwing monkeys

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 2:05pm PDT

ARK: Survival Evolved's latest update comes just in time for its free Steam weekend, so everyone will be witness to monkeys flinging poop!


"Yeah, what a bummer. Glad they're sorting out those issues though before release. These devs ..."

- Halen see all 12 comments
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