Weekend PC download deals: Winter savings bonanza

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2014 4:00pm PST

Steam isn't the only retailer with a giant holiday sale. Deals are also available on Amazon, Humble, Green Man Gaming, and many other online retailers throughout the holiday.


"Man I really wanted to get Batman 3 on the PS4 but that thing has never budged from $60 :|"

- ghost in my shell see all 4 comments

Tropico 5 Waterborne Impressions: Tropico Expands Beyond Its Shores, But Not Too Far

By Steven Wong, Dec 19, 2014 3:00pm PST

Tropico 5 Waterborne expands El Presidente's reach past the shores of his island nation, and out onto the water. Are the floating additions worth the national investment? Our impressions.


Until Dawn Impressions: Horror Movie Survival Challenge

By Steven Wong, Dec 19, 2014 1:00pm PST

Wearing nothing but a towel, our character tries to survive Until Dawn. Do we have what it takes to outsmart a horror movie? Our impressions. 


"Man, that looks pretty cool. Back when Heavy Rain came out, I really hoped others would follow ..."

- Vincent Grayson see all 2 comments

Shacknews Chattycast 25: A Long Winter's Nap

By Steve Watts, Dec 19, 2014 12:00pm PST

In which the crew is clad in kerchiefs and caps, and makes such a clatter.


"Yes, and we thank you for the topic! And everyone else who contributed, too!"

- OzzieMejia see all 4 comments

Kerbal Space Program gets educational with KerbalEdu

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2014 11:30am PST

Kerbal Space Program is already quite the learning experience, but Squad and TecherGaming are teaming up to create a full-blown educational app for teachers and students.


"I take it this would be best for high school / physics students? Seems an interesting idea."

- abrasion see all 2 comments

Hearthstone: Goblins vs Gnomes class combos to look out for (part 2)

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2014 11:00am PST

Today, we look at the rest of Hearthstone's classes for potent Goblins vs. Gnomes combinations.


Sportsfriends comes to PC today without Johann Sebastian Joust

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2014 10:30am PST

Released earlier this year on PS3 and PS4, Sportsfriends makes its way to PC today. Unfortunately, hardware limitations means it's coming without the physical fun fest known as Johann Sebastian Joust.


Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance enslaves PS4 in fall 2015

By Daniel Perez, Dec 19, 2014 10:00am PST

Prepare for a new Disgaea game on the PlayStation 4 next fall, doods!


"psst, check your title also I might finally impulse buy a ps4 when this comes out"

- Goncyn see all 6 comments

Space Pirates and Zombies 2 reveals its zombie menace in new trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2014 9:00am PST

Space Pirates and Zombies 2 will deliver more of the space-faring strategy that the first game offered and a new trailer has your first look into the game's zombie forces.


"Can't wait. Hopefully they're just being coy with the release date and this isn't too far off. "

- Horn see all 6 comments

Grand Theft Auto 5 PC in 'final stages' of development

By Daniel Perez, Dec 19, 2014 8:00am PST

Rockstar Games has issued a quick update in regards to how Grand Theft Auto 5 on PC is shaping up.


"Hesitant because of GTAIV's PC release, 3 hour install process and a shitty port. Man that game ..."

- ShXIII see all 23 comments

Minecraft 1.6.4. update includes new creeps, horses, and fireworks

By Daniel Perez, Dec 19, 2014 7:05am PST

Want to kill more creeps, ride a horse off into the sunset, and blast fireworks into the sky? Now you can with the latest update to Minecraft.


"Don't know if you are joking or not but those things have been in the PC version for like at ..."

- Nerdsbeware see all 10 comments

Grand Theft Auto Online has a 'Festive Surprise' today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 5:00pm PST

Those looking to celebrate the holidays with mayhem and carnage can now do so with a new update for Grand Theft Auto Online.


Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars hijacks Android today

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2014 2:00pm PST

Rockstar Games has announced Chinatown Wars is now available across a wide variety of Android devices, including Amazon Kindle Fire, Google Nexus, and Amazon Fire TV.


"Awesome! This was one of my favourite DS titles. Chinatown Wars was a great little throwback ..."

- focusdaily see all 3 comments

Shack Reels: Until Dawn Interview with Victoria Miller

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2014 1:15pm PST

We interview associate producer Victoria Miller about Until Dawn. Make sure you watch the interview with the lights turned on.


Pandora and Vevo lead final Xbox One entertainment apps for 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 12:15pm PST

Microsoft has one last batch of entertainment apps for the Xbox One before the end of the year, two of which are for the music lovers among us.

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