Splatoon Beginner's Guide and Tips

By Steve Watts, May 28, 2015 9:00pm PDT

Splatoon has launched, giving players a chance to try Nintendo's wacky, colorful crack at the multiplayer shooter. How are you going to get the paint-soaked edge on your Inkling competition? Check out Shacknews' tips to get you started on the right track.


Gods Will Be Watching: The Last Chapter Review: The Gods Have a Cold Sense of Humor

By Steven Wong, May 28, 2015 3:45pm PDT

Gods Will Be Watching received The Last Chapter today, which provides closure to the main story. Is it worth making it to the top of this mountain, or are we better off just surrendering to the whims of the gods? Our review.


Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions triangulates its way to iOS

By Tad Huempfner, May 28, 2015 3:00pm PDT

The fast paced dual stick shooter gets the mobile makeover on Apple devices.


""....... support for iOS gamepads". OK I'm in. Finally something good to play with my Moga Power ..."

- Old School Jimmy see all 2 comments

How to Become a Better Gwent Player

By Josh Hawkins, May 28, 2015 2:30pm PDT

Learn how to build a strong starter deck, when you should fold, and what each deck’s power is with this complete guide to Gwent.


Witcher trailer showcases the 'Beautiful World'

By Tad Huempfner, May 28, 2015 1:30pm PDT

CD Projekt Red has released another trailer, this time featuring the environments found in The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt.


"He's our Summer Intern. He'll be helping out on News, and you'll start seeing his name a LOT ..."

- Joshua Hawkins see all 6 comments

Persona 4: Dancing All Night opens pre-orders with a J-pop trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, May 28, 2015 10:50am PDT

Fighting with Personas? Been there, done that. Now the cast of Persona 4 must save the world by dancing in the upcoming Vita rhythm game, Persona 4: Dancing All Night.


"I'll probably hate the shit out of this but I'll buy it anyway."

- Perturbation see all 7 comments

OlliOlli2 adds multiplayer with free Combo-Rush update

By Ozzie Mejia, May 28, 2015 10:10am PDT

Racking up high scores is no longer enough, so Roll7 has added a new OlliOlli2 update that pits skaters against one another for bragging rights.


"I tried playing the original yesterday. Its control scheme just isn't clicking for me. "

- one random winner see all 3 comments

Games with Gold June 2015 lineup features Just Cause 2, Thief and more

By Daniel Perez, May 28, 2015 9:32am PDT

Microsoft has announced the games it will be making available for free in June.


"I played an entire play-through while back on the PC. It was good stuff. There were some ..."

- capt tripps see all 11 comments

Twitch bans streaming Adults-Only games prior to Hatred's launch

By Daniel Perez, May 28, 2015 9:25am PDT

Twitch has announced they won't allow streamers to play Adults-Only games on its service just days before Hatred's release.


"Just did a quick search on ESRB. Arkham Knight is up on their site, and that's not out for a month."

- swimteampie see all 79 comments

New Xbox One controller expected to launch in June 2015

By Daniel Perez, May 28, 2015 8:35am PDT

Microsoft may have let the cat out of the bag on one of its big surprises for this year's E3 as a new Xbox One controller is expected to be released.


"Hmm, I wonder if they rectified whatever was leading to the thumbsticks drifting. My Cowboom ..."

- lolpatrol see all 2 comments

New Batman: Arkham Knight gameplay video includes Poison Ivy and Oracle

By Daniel Perez, May 28, 2015 7:25am PDT

A new gameplay video for Batman: Arkham Knight has been released that's a direct continuation to a previously-released video.


"Oh my god the batmobile can dodge sideways. I don't know if that's hilarious or awful but it ..."

- ConfusedUs see all 7 comments

Lenovo announces VR Goggles to compete with Samsung Gear VR

By Daniel Perez, May 28, 2015 6:45am PDT

The VR wars are heating up as Lenovo is now entering the ring with its VR Goggles, which appears to be a direct competitor to the Samsung Gear VR.


WildStar will become a free-to-play game this fall

By Ozzie Mejia, May 28, 2015 6:00am PDT

Carbine Studios has announced that WildStar will go from a subscription-based MMORPG to a free-to-play MMORPG this fall. And that transition will be accompanied by the game's biggest update since its launch.


"WoW borrowed heavily from the AC UI. World design is another, and I even want to say the skill ..."

- Wombat Woo see all 13 comments

FIFA 16 will include 12 Women's National Teams

By Ozzie Mejia, May 28, 2015 6:00am PDT

The FIFA series has represented the men's side of the beautiful game for many years, but FIFA 16 will also introduce 12 Women's National Teams for the first time.


Disney Infinity 3.0 'Inside Out' Play Set - hands-on impressions

By Ozzie Mejia, May 28, 2015 6:00am PDT

Disney Infinity 3.0's major addition is the Star Wars franchise, but that's not all that Disney Interactive has planned for the game. Shacknews recently got to go on with Avalanche Software's run at the upcoming Inside Out Play Set.

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