Weekend console download deals: The Witcher 3 on Xbox One, PlayStation Plus deals, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 04, 2015 4:00pm PDT

It's a new month and that means it's time to rotate in a fresh round of freebies for Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus. But there are also some other notable deals to check out, including a discount on The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for Xbox One.


Shack Reels: Top 10 Video Game Movies

By Shack Staff, Sep 04, 2015 10:30pm PDT

Most Hollywood adaptations of video games have been disappointments at best and total abominations at worst. But sometimes, Hollywood does get it right and this week, Greg Burke takes a look at the 10 best video game movies.


Weekend PC download deals: Evolve and Killing Floor 2 free weekends and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 04, 2015 10:00pm PDT

Time to catch up on some of those games you might have missed this holiday weekend. Steam is doing its part with free weekends for Evolve and Killing Floow 2. Meanwhile, UPlay is offering a massive Back to School sale that throws in free beta access for The Division and Rain...


"Holy hell, $15 for SHadow of Mordor is insane. Game is outstanding. "

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Shack Reels: Darkest Dungeon 'The Cove' Developer Interview

By Shack Staff, Sep 04, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Andrew talks with Chris and Tyler, the creators of Darkest Dungeon, about the newest edition to the game, The Cove! 


Castle Crashers Remastered charges onto Xbox One next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 04, 2015 1:22pm PDT

The upgraded version of the Xbox Live Arcade hit, Castle Crashers Remastered, now has a release date on Xbox One. And Xbox Live Gold members that have the original game may want to pay attention, because The Behemoth has something special for those users.


"That's pretty awesome that they're giving letting previous owners get the game for free like that."

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Shack Reels: Cities Skylines: After Dark Interview with Karoliina Korppoo

By Shack Staff, Sep 04, 2015 12:30pm PDT

Cities Skylines is getting dark! Karoliina Korppoo gives Andrew the scoop on the difficulties of bringing Cities Skylines to a night setting.


Killing Floor 2 Firebug Survival Tips

By Steven Wong, Sep 04, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Killing Floor 2's Firebug perk can be a tricky one to play, but here are a few tips to maximize your survival potential. Time to roast some Zeds!


Shack Reels: The Banner Saga 2 Features & Gameplay Interview with Steve Escalante

By Shack Staff, Sep 04, 2015 11:30am PDT

Andrew caught up with Steve Escalante from Versus Evil at PAX 2015! Here is a breakdown of everything you need to know for the highly anticipated sequel! 


"Banner was a pretty good game. I remember it being extremely difficult though. I think I may ..."

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Overwatch - Hands-on with Lucio and Soldier: 76 at GameStop Expo

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 04, 2015 11:00am PDT

It's been a while since Shacknews has had a chance to go hands-on with Overwatch. Blizzard's shooter has since added some new characters, so GameStop Expo seemed as good as a place as any to try them out for the first time.


Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain: Collect All 10 Memento Photos

By Shack Staff, Sep 04, 2015 9:30am PDT

All the Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Memento Photo locations.


Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate September DLC is filled with huge monsters

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2015 8:51am PDT

September's free DLC pack for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is filled with lots of huge monsters to battle. We hope you wear your best gear or team up before taking these behemoths on.


Need for Speed trailer shows five different ways to play

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2015 8:20am PDT

EA released a new trailer for Need for Speed that shows five different ways racers can play the game.


Star Wars Battlefront - Hands-on with Walker Assault at GameStop Expo

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 04, 2015 8:00am PDT

Electronic Arts and DICE's trailers for Star Wars Battlefront indicate that they're shooting for big screen-level magic. But does the Walker Assault multiplayer mode offer any of that kind of magic? To prepare for this Force Friday, Shacknews tried it out at GameStop Expo to...


Bungie offering Destiny players a taste of The Taken King content on Sept. 8

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2015 7:51am PDT

Want to get a taste of The Taken King before it's released? Well - Bungie is doing just that as it's announce a special preview event taking place on September 8.


Batman: Arkham Knight PC patch providing major fixes now available

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2015 7:00am PDT

Batman: Arkham Knight PC owners can pick up the latest patch that provides some major fixes and improvements to the game, which includes reduced frame rate hitches, memory optimizations, and more.


"At this point, I'm going to wait to see if it's 60% off on the Winter Steam Sale. Anything less ..."

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