Fallout Collector's Edition Monopoly board game coming to GameStop in November

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 02, 2015 7:37pm PDT

In case there isn't enough Fallout excitement for later this year, it now appears that a Fallout-themed version of the classic board game Monopoly is on its way.


Shack Reels: Battleborn Thorn PAX Prime Gameplay

By Shack Staff, Sep 02, 2015 3:30pm PDT

We head to PAX Prime 2015 and shoot for the head with Battleborn's archer character, Thorn.


Shack Reels: Shack's Arcade Corner: Pac-Man

By Shack Staff, Sep 02, 2015 3:00pm PDT

This week's Arcade Corner has us going back to the 80s when the arcade was king. And the king of the arcade at the time was a small, yellow circle that would eat pellets and ghosts. Yes - we're talking about Pac-Man.


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Shack Reels: Battleborn Phoebe PAX Prime Gameplay

By Shack Staff, Sep 02, 2015 2:30pm PDT

We jump into Battleborn and use Phoebe's moves to slice and dice from PAX Prime 2015.


Armello Review: Premeditated Regicide

By Steven Wong, Sep 02, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Armello is a virtual board game that combines card strategy and role-playing elements. It takes a strong will, patience, and cunning to get ahead. See how well well our bunny clan fares in our review.


Shack Reels: Disney Infinity 3.0 Unboxing

By Shack Staff, Sep 02, 2015 12:30pm PDT

Curious to know how good the new Disney Infinity 3.0 figures look? Check out this full unboxing of the new Star Wars figures, and the base game set.


Destiny The Taken King's New Raid will drop the Friday after Release

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 02, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Destiny The Taken King news is rolling in as we draw ever closer to the DLC’s imminent release on September 15. This time Bungie has announced that the new raid coming to The Taken King will release on Septemeber 18, just three days after the DLC launch.


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Watch Chattycast #60 Live at 3 PM ET / 12 noon PT

By Steve Watts, Sep 02, 2015 11:30am PDT

This week, as Metal Gear Solid 5 puts an end to the series as we know it, the Chattycast talks about all things Metal Gear and Hideo Kojima. Come watch us live!


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Forza Motorsport 6 content director on why microtransactions are gone and ongoing challenges

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 02, 2015 11:00am PDT

Shacknews recently had a chance to speak with Turn 10 Studios content director Bill Wendl about Forza Motorsport 6. The topics included the lessons learned from Forza 5's microstransaction controversy, the new mod system, and the continuing challenges of keeping up with new ...


Oculus Touch can sense when you touch it; only supports pre-defined gestures

By Daniel Perez, Sep 02, 2015 10:38am PDT

Oculus VR has revealed some new information regarding its Oculus Touch controller that makes us want to get our hands all over it.


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XCOM 2 introduces us to its new, and familiar, personnel

By Daniel Perez, Sep 02, 2015 9:46am PDT

2K and Firaxis are introducing us to the personnel we'll be working with on the Avenger in XCOM 2.


Smite gets Chinese god Xing Tian on PC today

By Daniel Perez, Sep 02, 2015 8:34am PDT

Hi-Rez Studios has announced Xing Tian is now available to play as in the PC version of Smite.


Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain: All the Blueprint Locations

By Shack Staff, Sep 02, 2015 7:50am PDT

Pick up every Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain blueprint to gain the ultimate edge in combat. 


The Great Ace Attorney 'not intended' for Western release, Capcom France says

By Daniel Perez, Sep 02, 2015 7:40am PDT

A day after Ace Attorney 6 was announced, we've learned The Great Ace Attorney's Western releases seems less likely.


Super Mario Maker Review: It's-a We, Mario

By Steve Watts, Sep 02, 2015 7:00am PDT

Super Mario Maker is a developer toolset, a crowd-sourced game jam, and classic homage all rolled into one--all while retaining Nintendo's innate sense of artful craftsmanship. Our review.


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