Tales From the Borderlands video goes behind-the-scenes with Gearbox

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 21, 2014 11:00am PST

The other half of Telltale's Tales From the Borderlands equation is property owner Gearbox Software. Today, they talk about what they're looking to bring to Telltale's next adventure.


TOME: Immortal Arena is a new fast-paced MOBA now available on Steam

By Daniel Perez, Nov 21, 2014 10:05am PST

Enjoy a good MOBA but don't want to spend almost an hour playing a single game? TOME: Immortal Arena is a new, fast-paced MOBA that promises to give you as much action as possible within its 10 to 20 minute matches.


"One of the main draws of TOME: Immortal Arena is the fact games can be won within 10 to 20 ..."

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Assassin's Creed Rogue Review: Rogue Rage

By Steven Wong, Nov 21, 2014 10:00am PST

We sink our hidden blades into Assassin's Creed Rogue. How does it feel to turn the tables on the Brotherhood? Our review.


Additional Splatoon story and gameplay details revealed

By Daniel Perez, Nov 21, 2014 9:45am PST

Splatoon is getting a lot of attention and today, we're learning some new details regarding the game's story as well as gameplay.


Killer Instinct Season 2 adds Kan-Ra this Monday

By Daniel Perez, Nov 21, 2014 8:45am PST

A new character will soon be unleashed this coming Monday as Kan-Ra will be looking to find suitable specimens for his dark sorcery.


"I will always believe Ken & Ryu came from Kenshiro and Ra-oh."

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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Review: Crazy Eights

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 21, 2014 8:00am PST

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U is out now and it's a full-blown celebration of all that is Nintendo. Our review.


"For example, one of the game's stages (and characters) is hidden behind a challenge that I never ..."

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Destiny's The Dark Below opening cinematic leaked

By Daniel Perez, Nov 21, 2014 7:35am PST

The opening cinematic of Destiny's first DLC, The Dark Below, has been leaked online, and boy, is it a doozy.


Sunset Overdrive going free for 24 hours on Nov. 22 for Xbox Live Gold members

By Daniel Perez, Nov 21, 2014 6:35am PST

Have you been itching to get your hands on Sunset Overdrive? Well - you'll soon be able to cause as much chaos as possible now that Microsoft will make it available for free this weekend.


"Yup clocked the 500 combo achievement without having to exploit."

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Shack Snack: November 20, 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 20, 2014 4:00pm PST

Happy Thursday, all! It's time for your Shack Snack of the evening!


Chatty Video Q&A: Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 20, 2014 3:10pm PST

While Shacknews was at Blizzcon, we made sure to shoot over some of Chatty's best questions to Hearthstone software engineer Rachelle Davis, regarding the upcoming Goblins vs. Gnomes expansion.


Total War: Rome 2 DLC welcome the Black Sea Colonies

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 20, 2014 2:15pm PST

The latest DLC for Total War: Rome II is out now, adding three new playable factions. There's also a separate faction coming in by way of a free patch.


Activision details Geometry Wars 3 pre-order exclusives

By Daniel Perez, Nov 20, 2014 1:30pm PST

A number of exclusives will be made available across each platform Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions is available on, so let's take a look at what we're all in store for.


Call of Duty: Heroes builds its bases on iOS and Windows 8 tablets today, Android soon

By Daniel Perez, Nov 20, 2014 12:45pm PST

Call of Duty: Heroes will hopefully scratch your free-to-play base-building itch, although it has a number of features Call of Duty fans may actually enjoy.


Telltale's Game of Thrones teaser begins the story of the House Forrester

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 20, 2014 12:13pm PST

Telltale has released the first teaser for their upcoming Game of Thrones title, offering a glimpse at the plot that it will follow.


"This and Tales of the Borderlands?????? Damn to much good stuff! Now they need to make a new Sam ..."

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Challenger Approaching: A Super Smash Bros. timeline

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 20, 2014 12:00pm PST

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U arrives at midnight, so Shacknews is taking a look back at the past 15 years of smash-tastic action.

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