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I Am So Super Excited for Titanfall's Transformers DLC!

By Glitter Unicorn, Apr 01, 2014 1:00pm PDT

I know it's been a long time since I've written for Shacknews, but I just couldn't hold back the excitement for this Titanfall DLC. I can't believe it! How did they get Optimus Prime from Transformers to be a playable Titan? Also, I love how they even offer an explanation as...


"It would have been worth it if they used the "What happens to the person inside when they ..."

- Magitek see all 9 comments

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC available on PC today

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 31, 2014 11:30am PDT

After nearly a week, Battlefield Premium members on PC can now play Battlefield 4's Naval Strike DLC.


"A big update for the Mantle API today too. Looking forward to trying it out with my HD7850."

- EnhancedInterrogator see all 2 comments

Dead Space is free on Origin, more free games coming soon

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 27, 2014 11:30am PDT

If for some reason, you've yet to play the original Dead Space, you'll be able to pick it up for free on Origin today.


"Hmm, now I have TWO copies in my Origin account! I didn't realize I already owned Dead Space ..."

- Bold see all 30 comments

Titanfall PC cheaters banished to cheater-filled servers

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 26, 2014 5:30pm PDT

Respawn is taking action against unscrupulous cheaters found in the PC version of Titanfall and banishing them to private lobbies filled with other cheaters.


"This essentially happened to us when we played CS 1.5 back at uni. My housemates and I decided ..."

- Pandilex see all 27 comments

Battlefield 4: Naval Strike DLC delayed on Xbox One as well

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 26, 2014 8:00am PDT

DICE has delayed Battlefield 4's Naval Strike DLC on another platform today.


"i played a quick round last night on ps4 and got lost in the map"

- dantastic see all 2 comments

Plants vs Zombies 2 gets Far Future update this Thursday

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 26, 2014 6:00am PDT

Plants vs. Zombies 2 is getting its next major content update this Thursday. The Far Future update features a new world map, eight new plants, and ten new zombie types, many of which seem to have adopted the orange traffic cone as the future's next great fashion statement.


"I love this stupid game and I am looking forward to it. The future plants have been in the last ..."

- rosewood see all 2 comments

Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC delayed on PC

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 24, 2014 11:55pm PDT

DICE has temporarily pulled the plug on Battlefield 4's Naval Strike DLC on PC, citing an unspecified quality issue.


"UPDATE: We wanted to provide more detail about the delay of Battlefield 4 Naval Strike. We have ..."

- watcherxp see all 43 comments

Titanfall PC version getting visual upgrades from Nvidia

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 22, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Titanfall is about to look a whole lot prettier on PC. Nvidia has announced that they'll be working with Respawn on a number of upcoming visual improvements for the game's PC version, including temporal anti-aliasing, SLI multi-GPU support, and 4k resolution for high-end mon...


"My 290 run 144 fps 100% of the time. This game is not demanding at all."

- abjectblitz see all 72 comments

Xbox One Titanfall console bundle drops to $450 at Walmart & Best Buy

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 21, 2014 12:00pm PDT

It's not a price drop. But, two retailers are now selling the Xbox One Titanfall console bundle for $50 less than retail price.


"D-A that was more to due with the fact that Sega would rather invest in Pachenko machines at the ..."

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Report: Titanfall sequel rights secured by EA

By Steve Watts, Mar 20, 2014 10:15am PDT

EA has reportedly secured the rights to publish a sequel to Titanfall, in a deal that is said to have been performance-based on the first game's sales.


"That's what they want you to think. EA realized that Titanfall isn't going to be the killer app ..."

- adamp117 see all 26 comments

Battlefield 4: Naval Strike DLC coming March 25 reveals gameplay trailer

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 19, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Battlefield 4's Naval Strike DLC is coming on March 25th for Premium members. As previously detailed, Naval Strike adds four new maps set in the...


"Could be that. It's been pretty underwhelming. The China maps were kind of bland and had no ..."

- pyide see all 18 comments

SimCity gets offline play today

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 18, 2014 2:00pm PDT

It's taken quite a long time, but EA and Maxis' SimCity reboot finally finally has an official offline mode. "We've listened to our players and...


"You have to admire how consistent the PR spin has been up to this point. Even their parting shot ..."

- Ajax see all 15 comments

EA Sports UFC gameplay trailer looks like it hurts

By Steve Watts, Mar 18, 2014 10:15am PDT

A new trailer for EA Sports UFC shows fighters in action, with all the skin deformation, bruising, and bleeding that implies.


Titanfall 5-Hour energy drinks now available at Walmart

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 17, 2014 12:30pm PDT

If the reviews haven't convinced you that Titanfall is a big deal, maybe its cross-promotional marketing will. In addition to the recently-revealed...


Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare free DLC adds new mode & map

By Steve Watts, Mar 17, 2014 11:30am PDT

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare is getting a "Garden Variety" pack tomorrow, which will add a new map, three ability upgrades per character class, and a mode that has zombies and plants working together.