Weekend console download deals: Grand Theft Auto on PlayStation and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 17, 2015 4:00pm PDT

Grand Theft Auto V is out now on PC, but PlayStation owners have had it for a while and now Sony's offering a full-blown Grand Theft Auto sale this weekend on the PlayStation Store.


"PC deals will be up later, whenever I get home. Sorry for the inconvenience."

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Shack Reels: Top 10 OMG/WTF Moments In Gaming

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 3:30pm PDT

In our latest top 10 video, we highlight the most shocking moments in video games.


"I mention 3 times warning spoilers at the start of the video, don't get upset at me for it. I ..."

- GBurke59 see all 7 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 for PC Impressions: Homecoming King

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 12:05pm PDT

After several long months of delays, Rockstar Games' Grand Theft Auto 5 is now available on PC. How does it fare compared to its console counterparts? Check out our impressions.


"I think you can tune the geforce experience thing for frame rates vs quality; there's a slider ..."

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Star Wars Battlefront - the full Star Wars Celebration panel recap

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 17, 2015 11:10am PDT

As Star Wars Battlefront was revealed to the world, EA, DICE, and Lucasfilm held a special panel during Friday's Star Wars Celebration convention. Shacknews has the full recap.


"Absolutely, yes. And it looks about the same quality as what we saw in the trailer. They made ..."

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Star Wars Battlefront awakens November 17, free 'Battle of Jakku' DLC on December 8

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 17, 2015 10:30am PDT

One month before Star Wars returns to movie theaters, Star Wars will return to video games. Star Wars Battlefront will hit PC and next-gen consoles on November 17.


"You can skip most of those by deleting the video file or replacing it with a 1-second one. Mass ..."

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Microsoft confirms Xbox Europe VP Phil Harrison's departure

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 9:01am PDT

After three years of being the VP of Xbox Europe, Phil Harrison has officially left the company.


InXile's Chris Keenan talks Wasteland 2's Xbox One and PlayStation 4 debut

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 9:00am PDT

InXile Entertainment is headed to both the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 later this summer, so we decided to talk with the studio's project lead to discuss the improvements the RPG will receive and how PC owners will benefit from its upcoming release.


"Whoa, I got quoted: SN: No questions, but as an original backer I'll say huge kudos once ..."

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Opinion: How You're Buying Locked Up Games

By Steven Wong, Apr 17, 2015 8:00am PDT

Mortal Kombat X may be the latest perpetrator, but there is an ongoing trend where games lock away content behind a vault, where only the most dedicated players are allowed access to it. It's a annoying practice that really must stop. 


"This isn't the first case though. Sm4sh did the same thing. There is no way to obtain new custom ..."

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Skullgirls Encore smells what Beowulf is cooking today on PS3

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 17, 2015 7:00am PDT

Skullgirls Encore is getting one of its most unique combatants yet today, with the addition of pro wrestler extraordinaire, Beowulf.


Trine 3 launching on Steam Early Access next week

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 5:50am PDT

Want to check out Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power prior to its release and possibly shape the final product? Then you're going to want to check out Trine 3's Early Access launching next week.


Mortal Kombat X players figures out how to fight as Rain, Baraka, and Sindel

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 5:00am PDT

Do you have a favorite character in Mortal Kombat X that is unplayable? Thanks to some crafty players, you can play as them using a pretty simple trick.


"I was worried the devs wouldn't listen to the fans and make these characters playable. It's a ..."

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Surgeon Simulator dev announces spy-themed Apple Watch game

By Daniel Perez, Apr 17, 2015 4:22am PDT

Bossa Studios has announced they're working on a new game for the Apple Watch that will tap into the inner spy in all of us.


Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain Heroic Guide: Highlord Omokk, General Drakkisath, Rend Blackhand

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2015 7:30pm PDT

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft rolls on with its third wing, Blackrock Spire. Here's how to betray Lord Nefarius and live to tell about it.


Runbow adds Shovel Knight, CommanderVideo, and other indie guest stars

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 16, 2015 4:25pm PDT

Why should Hue and Val have all the fun? 13AM Games has invited a full guest list of their indie brethren to join the Runbow race.


Journey to be remastered on PS4 as part of ThatGameCompany compilation

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 16, 2015 3:55pm PDT

It was one of the single best gaming experiences to be found on PlayStation 3 and now Sony is looking to bring Journey to a whole new generation on PS4 with a remastered effort.


"Sounds good, didn't own a PS3 so I'll be glad to get a chance to play them!"

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