Project Cars Review: Bringing Up The Rear

By Daniel Perez, May 06, 2015 2:00am PDT

After being hit with several delays, Bandai Namco and Slightly Mad Studios are getting set to release Project Cars. But is it a racing game that will gain the mass appeal others in the category have received over the months? Let's find out in our review.


Wolfenstein: The Old Blood Walkthrough – Prologue

By Josh Hawkins, May 05, 2015 1:00pm PDT

Follow Wesley through the checkpoint, find Helga’s safe, and escape the compound.


10 Movie Characters That Should Appear in Mortal Kombat X

By Steven Wong, May 05, 2015 12:30pm PDT

Jason Voorhees his big debut on Mortal Kombat X today, but why should he have all the slaughtering fun? Here are ten characters that deserve to fight in Mortal Kombat X, or better yet, appear in a full movie-themed fighting game.


"Only if easy fatalities are on by default for any player playing against JT "

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Knights of Pen & Paper 2 preview: Paper Cuts

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 12:00pm PDT

There's a certain magic that comes with playing old-fashioned pen and paper RPGs and Knights of Pen & Paper 2 looks to capture all of that, while offering some laughs along the way.


"Glad to see this is shaping up nicely. And, d'oh. Totally forgot it was coming out this month, ..."

- daggot see all 6 comments

Landmark update overhauls many mechanics and wipes characters and claims

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 11:40am PDT

There's so much packed into the latest Landmark update that Daybreak Games will need players to start fresh, leading to the game's only character and claim wipe.


"I was invited into this a while ago. I went to the link they gave me and could not find an ..."

- sanchez see all 4 comments

Disney Infinity 3.0 debuts with Star Wars this fall

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 10:58am PDT

After a leak late last week, Disney Infinity 3.0 looks to be happening, with Star Wars content and a whole lot more set to release this fall.


"Herbie the Love Bug / Davy Crocket / Escape from Witch Mountain cross-over. "

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Mortal Kombat X PC patch addresses online stability and crashes [Update]

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 10:39am PDT

With today's Kombat Pack arriving, Warner Bros. and NetherRealm are hoping to alleviate some nagging issues on Mortal Kombat X's PC version with a new patch.


"That's good at least. My prediction is that they blame bad sales on piracy and possible 'a ..."

- fire00f1y see all 10 comments

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 confirms a return to the series' roots

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 9:50am PDT

The latter days of the Tony Hawk franchise introduced a lot of gimmicks, most recently introducing a heavy, expensive skateboard peripheral. All of those gimmicks are now a thing of the past, as Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 is a return to the series' classic gameplay style.


"I'm still a big fan of score-attack games. I really want this game to be about making huge ..."

- Entity see all 18 comments

GOG Galaxy hits open beta today

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 9:30am PDT

GOG.com's bold new client has exited its closed alpha. GOG Galaxy is now in its open beta stage for public consumption.


Black Mesa re-imagines Half-Life with Valve's Source today

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2015 9:15am PDT

The team at Crowbar Collective have released their re-imagining of the original Half-Life using Valve's Source, called Black Mesa, on Steam Early Access today.


"I've been talking about HL Multiplayer to pals for the past week since I saw some students ..."

- MachoMyers see all 6 comments

The Simpsons, Portal, Jurassic World inclusion in Lego Dimensions leaked

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2015 7:40am PDT

A number of new Lego Dimensions packs have been leaked by Walmart, which incudes The Simpsons, Jurassic World, and more.


"The Walmart listing is down, at least I get some Google error page."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 8 comments

Goat Simulator gets DayZ-inspired DLC this week

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2015 7:00am PDT

Coffee Stain Studios has announced it will be released a DayZ-inspired DLC for its Goat Simulator called GoatZ.


"GUYS! Brace yourselves for GOAT-ZE !!!!111 "as many bugs as all the other survival games""

- anhero see all 5 comments

Wolfenstein: The Old Blood launch trailer explores the paranormal

By Ozzie Mejia, May 05, 2015 7:00am PDT

Before The New Order, BJ Blazkowicz embarked on another mission against the Nazi menace. Today's Wolfenstein: The Old Blood launch trailer takes a glimpse at his mission against Hitler's paranormal division.


"Man, my friend just gave a $50 Steam gift card, and I was about to blow it on this game. Think ..."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 15 comments

Portal Pinball launching on May 25 for science

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2015 6:30am PDT

Zen Studios has announced a new pinball table based on Valve's Portal series.


Stuff That Sucks: Pre-orders and DLC

By Shack Staff, May 04, 2015 4:00pm PDT

When done right, pre-orders and DLC can help stretch a standalone experience in interesting ways. Unfortunately, it all too often is not done right and that leads into this week's Stuff That Sucks.


"But again, there was not an Expansion Pack for EVERY SINGLE GAME. There WAS no further content ..."

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lol I love the burger analogy.

- Freon


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