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Quake Champions March Patch Adds Instagib, 2v2 Deathmatch, & Custom Game No Abilities Modes

By Asif Khan, Mar 14, 2018 5:45pm PDT

Quake Champions is still in Early Access and this latest patch certainly addresses some player feedback.


"Yes she did as a matter of fact. She also made us Hot Pockets."

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Elder Scrolls: Legends Celebrates Valentine's Day With Premium Alternate Sweet Rolls

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 14, 2018 3:20pm PST

This Valentine's Day Dire Wolf has prepared something special for Elder Scrolls: Legends players.


The Evil Within 2 First-Person Mode Now Available

By Asif Khan, Feb 14, 2018 9:15am PST

The survival horror game is adding a first-person mode.


"Huh... where the hell do you download it? Nothing on the steam page to indicate where to ..."

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QuakeCon 2018 Dates Announced, BYOC Doubled with Extended Hours

By Asif Khan, Feb 13, 2018 9:30am PST

QuakeCon 2018 is going to be fabulous!


"Will there be a shacker contingent? I haven't been since 2007, but I'd seriously consider going ..."

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Shacknews Best FPS of 2017: Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus

By Brittany Vincent, Dec 29, 2017 12:00pm PST

Nothing scratched that shooter itch quite like Terror-Billy in 2017. Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus is the Shacknews Best FPS of 2017!


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Do it for Shacknews Award 2017: Panic Button

By Asif Khan, Dec 29, 2017 7:00am PST

The first ever Do it for Shacknews Award goes to Panic Button!


"Nah, man it was cool. There's no shame in being honored with a visit to the White House. And it ..."

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The Elder Scrolls: Legends Return To Clockwork City Expansion Now Available

By Kevin Tucker, Nov 30, 2017 10:00am PST

New cards, card mechanics, and 35 new story missions await in the latest expansion to Dire Wolf Digital's popular CCG.


Skyrim Switch Performance Comparison Reveals Resolution And Framerate Statistics

By Kevin Tucker, Nov 16, 2017 6:30pm PST

Textures, depth of field, and ambient occlusion have been dialed back, but not too much else.


PSVR DOOM VFR Bundle Will Rip and Tear Your Wallet

By Asif Khan, Nov 16, 2017 12:00pm PST

The bundle launches December 1 for $399.99 and includes a PS VR headset, PS Camera, the new PS VR demo disc and a copy of Doom VFR.


Doom on Nintendo Switch Review: What a time to be alive

By Asif Khan, Nov 09, 2017 8:30am PST

Shacknews has had our grubby mitts on the latest third party title to make the jump to Nintendo Switch. Our thoughts.


"This kind of reminds me of the time id made Quake 3 on the Dreamcast! That was a mostly ..."

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Elder Scrolls: Legends Return to Clockwork City - New Cards And Mechanics Detailed

By Kevin Tucker, Oct 31, 2017 2:05pm PDT

Learn more about the new cards and card mechanics introduced in the Return to Clockwork City story expansion.


Bethesda Announces New Elder Scrolls: Legends Return To Clockwork City Expansion

By Kevin Tucker, Oct 31, 2017 12:40pm PDT

New story missions, new cards, and two new card mechanics are landing in the latest Elder Scrolls: Legends story expansion.


"It's like Valve announcing their Card game. i read the title and got excited until i got to the ..."

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Americans Unite to Kick Nazi Punk Ass in Wolfenstein 2 Launch Trailer

By Asif Khan, Oct 17, 2017 9:00am PDT

The latest and greatest hype video for Wolfestein II: The New Colossus features B.J. and his team of patriots kicking Nazi ass.


"I hate that I won't be able to play this until the 2nd week of November. :("

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DooM's Release Date for Nintendo Switch Confirmed

By Asif Khan, Oct 16, 2017 6:45am PDT

Doom on Switch. What a time to be alive! 


"True, but a criticism of it was the cut down levels. Carmack referenced it in the amount of ..."

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Bethesda's Response to Nazi Punks: 'We aren't afraid to embrace what BJ stands for'

By Asif Khan, Oct 10, 2017 9:30am PDT

Pete Hines made Wolfenstein II's anti-Nazi stance abundantly clear in a recent interview with GamesIndustry.biz.


"Are those from later seasons? Did they do more? Or the characters are on a sketch show now?"

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