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Battleborn contest rewards fans with a free copy of the game for their winning taunt

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2015 7:13am PDT

Want to score yourself a free copy of Battleborn as well as have your unique taunt immortalized in a video game? Then this contest is for you.


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: 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.


Evolve free weekend welcomes in Meteor Goliath

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 31, 2015 10:45am PDT

Evolve is getting a free weekend on Xbox One and PC and that's as good a time as any to introduce the game's first monster adaptation.


Shack Asks recap - The Battleborn Closed Technical Test, inspirations, balance, community, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 9:00am PDT

Members of Battleborn's development team stopped by Shacknews on Saturday morning to talk about their upcoming FPS/MOBA hybrid. For those that missed the Q&A with the Chatty community yesterday, here's a recap.


Shack Asks: Talk Battleborn with Gearbox Devs today at 9 AM PT / 12 noon ET

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2015 8:00am PDT

Gearbox Software is presenting its upcoming multiplayer shooter Battleborn at PAX Prime, but they're taking time out of their busy schedules to talk to the Shacknews Chatty directly. Come join the conversation!


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Talking WWE 2K16 and gaming on the road with WWE Superstar Dolph Ziggler

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 5:00pm PDT

Life on the road can be tough for a WWE Superstar, but video games can go a long way to help make it a little easier. Shacknews spoke to WWE Superstar Dolph Ziggler to learn more about that, as well as more about WWE 2K16.


Lionsgate working on Borderlands film

By Daniel Perez, Aug 28, 2015 8:27am PDT

Lionsgate revealed today they are currently working on a Borderlands film with the producers behind Iron Man, Spider Man, and more.


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WWE 2K16 roster reveal adds Randy Orton, Cesaro, Lex Luger, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 25, 2015 2:45pm PDT

Another 18 names are joining the WWE 2K16 roster, as Shacknews speaks to producer Mark Little about the game's slew of features.


Tales from the Borderlands - Who is the mystery person holding Rhys and Fiona captive?

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 21, 2015 12:00pm PDT

There's been one central element to the Tales from the Borderlands narrative. The story has been told while Rhys and Fiona are staring at the barrel of a mystery captor's shotgun. But who exactly is this person, anyway? Before Telltale wraps up its story, Shacknews is taking...


Tales from the Borderlands: four burning questions after 'Escape Plan Bravo'

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2015 1:00pm PDT

There's only one episode left for Tales from the Borderlands, so it's time to come forward with the four biggest questions heading into the game's big finale.


XCOM 2 Gamescom 2015 demo boards the Avenger

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2015 5:00am PDT

2K Games and Firaxis have released the XCOM 2 demo shown during Gamescom 2015, showing off the game's central hub.


"The guy speaking from 8min22s onward sounds exactly like Optimus Prime! oO"

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Tales from the Borderlands review-in-progress - Escape Plan Bravo impressions

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 18, 2015 9:00am PDT

This is the second-to-last episode of Tales from the Borderlands and there definitely felt like there were several points where the episode spun its wheels, waiting for the big climax. Our impressions of Escape Plan Bravo.


Tales from the Borderlands prepares for 'Escape Plan Bravo' with new trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 17, 2015 9:29am PDT

Tales from the Borderlands launches its second-to-final episode this week and Telltale is preparing players for the ride with a new trailer.


Civilization: Beyond Earth explores a free Steam weekend today

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 13, 2015 10:50am PDT

In anticipation of the upcoming Rising Tide expansion, 2K Games and Firaxis have opened the door for a free Civilization: Beyond Earth weekend on Steam.