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Civilization Revolution Contest Results

By Chris Faylor, Sep 18, 2008 11:04am PDT

Last week, we asked you to create a unit for Firaxis' latest strategy effort, Civilization Revolution (PS3, 360, DS), for the chance to win one of...

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"If you click the image, there's a view full image link, with a 2400xsomething res version of the ..."

- geedeck see all 8 comments

Civ Rev Contest: Civilizations Across Gaming

By Jeff "geedeck" Gondek, Sep 10, 2008 3:10pm PDT

So Firaxis' Civilization Revolution does a pretty good job of bringing the series' core gameplay to PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Nintendo DS. And...

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Left 4 Dead Contest: Clothe the Shack Zombie Horde!

By Jeff "geedeck" Gondek, Jul 24, 2008 5:52am PDT

Zombies: Love or hate them, they're an inseparable part of pop culture, and an inevitable part of many apocalii. One way this phenomenon is...

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"I won one of the shirts and I still haven't received it. Any news on that?"

- ar5is see all 87 comments

Contest: Win Guitar Hero Aerosmith, Guitars

By Jeff "geedeck" Gondek, Jul 18, 2008 7:38am PDT

If the words "Walk This Way," "Livin' on the Edge" or "Sweet Emotion" mean anything to you, you're probably familiar with veteran rock band...

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"You know that's the exact same cage my friends use for their peegs. Must be the style now."

- spazzium see all 42 comments

Contest: Guitar Hero: Aerosmith Air Band

By Jeff "geedeck" Gondek, Jun 27, 2008 2:34pm PDT

When asking what band players would like to see in Guitar Hero, Aerosmith was one of choices to top the list. Thanks to Activision, fans will...

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"Those slippers are usually just a blur of motion: both Jake & John are energetic lil' peanuts. ..."

- Bold see all 10 comments

Contest Wrapup: Command & Conquer 3 Sweepstakes

By Jeff "geedeck" Gondek, Jun 24, 2008 3:16pm PDT

Being an evil mastermind is a rather demanding job, and one that doesn't really allow the time for proper exploration of career alternatives. Given...

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Contest: Command & Conquer 3 Sweepstakes

By Jeff, Jun 20, 2008 2:15pm PDT

With Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath making its way to Xbox 360 next week, we thought it might be nice to give a bit of attention to the man of...

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"1. Command and Conquer: Red Alert 2. CABAL 3. GDI Commander Michael "Mack" McNeil 4. Kane is ..."

- likwan see all 28 comments

Contest Wrapup: Gaming Highlights

By Jeff, Jun 01, 2008 3:34pm PDT

Play video games long enough, and you're sure to pick up momentos of your in-game travels as time goes on, often in the form of screenshots. Well,...

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"My favorite moment recently was getting over 2000 rating in 3v3 arena in WoW and leaving the ..."

- ease one see all 6 comments

Contest: Write Our R-Type Command Review Wrapup

By Jeff, May 09, 2008 11:16pm PDT

Sure you know that human battle fleets have engaged the deadly Bydo Empire in the latest R-Type Command for PSP, but why take our word for it? So...

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"Yay!! I won, I won - No, Ralph, this means you failed English. Me fail English, that's ..."

- wytefang see all 6 comments

Sam & Max Season 2 Jokecrafting Contest Wrap-up

By Jeff, Apr 16, 2008 10:14am PDT

The second season of Telltale's downloadable adventure series Sam & Max recently concluded (There's a demo for Episode 5 up on FileShack), so we...

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"I take it you figured out which game that's a walkthrough for, then..."

- RomSteady see all 7 comments

Reminder: Fallen Empire Contest Voting Ends Today

By Chris Faylor, Apr 15, 2008 11:22am PDT

GarageGames has asked us to remind everyone that voting for the second wave of the Shacknews Fallen Empire: Legions Photoshop contest ends today....

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Sam & Max Season 2 Jokecrafting Contest

By Jeff, Apr 11, 2008 6:20am PDT

Telltale Games is verging upon the exciting climax of Sam & Max Season 2, the episodic adventure game for PC. Humor is pretty much the hallmark of...

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"monkey island refrences, though im not that funny i have to say i think its fantastic anyways ..."

- the_beatles see all 61 comments

Contest: Fallen Empire Photoshop for Beta Wrapup

By Jeff, Apr 03, 2008 8:49pm PDT

When a single game is played compulsively to perhaps unhealthy quantities, your brain can be so monomaniacally focused on that one thing as to...

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"lol, i clicked on the bush one and didn't notice the arrows going to the left and didn't see ..."

- buzzbat see all 18 comments

Contest: Fallen Empire Photoshop for Beta Contest (Updated)

By Jeff, Apr 01, 2008 5:57pm PDT

Update: Since the responses to this have been so great, we've decided to extend the contest a day until 11:59PM PST on Wednesday, and add a little...

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"Okay, got it. I had the first one from my earlier sweep and added the 2nd"

- geedeck see all 152 comments

Contest: Command & Conquer 3 Villainous Aptitude Wrapup

By Jeff, Mar 27, 2008 8:57am PDT

In the world of Command & Conquer, Kane is a busy man. How does a person like him keep up with all the administrative tasks while trying to take...

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"Wow, I actually won! I guess I was just so inspired by Kane. That man just stirs up so many ..."

- fatlazyhomer see all 12 comments