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Destiny: The Taken King - How to get the Chaperone Exotic Shotgun

By Joe Tirado, Oct 02, 2015 3:10pm PDT

Trying to get or get through the Jolly Holiday Exotic quest? Here's how to do it along with some tips if you are stuck.


Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 Review: Faceplant

By Daniel Perez, Oct 01, 2015 1:50pm PDT

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 is not only the worst game in the franchise's history, but it may very well be the worst game to be released this year. Yes, worse than Hatred. Our review.


"Damn. As others have said I was really this would be good. I have so many happy memories of ..."

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Activision is aware of Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 many bugs

By Daniel Perez, Oct 01, 2015 9:24am PDT

Activision released a statement today regarding the many issues Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 has. Thankfully, the publisher is working on getting them addressed soon.


""we're working with the developer, that we forced to push the game out before it was ready, to ..."

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 latest trailer introduces a story filled with secrets

By Daniel Perez, Sep 30, 2015 10:40am PDT

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 has a lot of secrets that need to be uncovered. Get a quick glimpse of the action in the game's latest trailer.


Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 feels like Tony Hawk coded it himself

By Daniel Perez, Sep 29, 2015 1:33pm PDT

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 released today, but you might want to hold off on picking it up as we've heard and experienced a number of bugs in the early portions of the game.


"Freaking Tony Hawk. Give a shit about your games, dude. Fuck. "

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Shack Reels: Destiny: The Taken King - Getting the Elite Breaker Vanguard Bounty

By Shack Staff, Sep 29, 2015 1:30pm PDT

In this guide, Joe walks you through a quick way to get the Elite Breaker Bounty In Destiny - Taken King. 


Destiny: The Taken King - How to Upgrade your Exotic Weapons and Gear Fast using Motes of Light

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 25, 2015 11:45am PDT

Fully upgrade your Hawkmoon, Red Death, or Zhalo Supercell in minutes using your stored Motes of Light.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Xbox 360 and PS3 versions won't have a Campaign mode

By Daniel Perez, Sep 25, 2015 8:31am PDT

Activision and Treyarch have revealed the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 will not have a Campaign mode. Instead, it will just feature Multiplayer and Zombies modes.


"Calling them an idiot is a bit harsh. Activision is selling a lesser version of Skylanders ..."

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Activision announces Call of Duty World League with $3MM on the line

By Daniel Perez, Sep 24, 2015 9:03am PDT

The Call of Duty World League will feature the biggest total prize pool for Call of Duty eSports and will allow both pros and amateurs the chance to compete.


Destiny: The Taken King - How to Get the Black Spindle: Secret Exotic Sniper Rifle

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 23, 2015 8:50am PDT

Load into today’s Daily Mission to take on the Taken and claim your reward.


Destiny: The Taken King Walkthrough - Court of Oryx, Legendary Marks

By Shack Staff, Sep 22, 2015 3:00pm PDT

Take on the Court of Oryx, and the Taken King in this complete walkthrough for Destiny's newest DLC.


Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Nuketown-colored 1TB PS4 bundle now up for pre-order

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 22, 2015 11:59am PDT

With a fresh new timed-exclusive deal with PlayStation, a Call of Duty PS4 bundle seemed almost inevitable. Well, here it is!


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Destiny: The Taken King - How to Earn Legendary Marks

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 21, 2015 10:45am PDT

Build up your Legendary Marks so you can buy Legendary Gear, Engrams, and other items from the various vendors around the Tower.


How to Farm Exotic Engrams with the Three of Coins in Destiny The Taken King

By Josh Hawkins, Sep 18, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Getting Exotics used to be hard. Now it’s easier than ever with Xur’s newest item, the Three of Coins.


"Jesus Christ, and this is EASIER than things used to be? Thank god I only just started playing, ..."

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Destiny: The Taken King breaks records for PlayStation and Activision

By Daniel Perez, Sep 17, 2015 8:13am PDT

We had a feeling Destiny: The Taken King would be a big deal, but we didn't think it would break several records for both Activision and Sony.