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PlayerUnknown Talks PUBG 1.0, Xbox, DJing, and Updates at TGS 2017 Interview

By Asif Khan, Sep 27, 2017 10:00am PDT

Shacknews chatted with PlayerUnknown, Brendan Greene, about the future of PUBG and how he is handling the games's massive success at Tokyo Game Show 2017.


"Haha. Dnagenomes fantastic driving skills on display! Good interview. Need Shackers shirts! "

- Kojak2000 see all 39 comments

19 Year Old's Key to Winning the Quake World Championships: Don't Practice

By Asif Khan, Aug 26, 2017 7:15pm PDT

Cinderella story of QuakeCon 2017, Team 2z, let us know the hilarious key to Clawz' Duels victory in this exclusive interview.


"Did you talk to Andre or Matt from Sabre? If I had known they were going to be out there this ..."

- ColoradoCNC see all 11 comments

NBA LIVE 18: The One Career Mode Gameplay - The Rise: All Chapters Including 2017 NBA Draft

By Asif Khan, Aug 11, 2017 6:50am PDT

Please take a look at this exclusive gameplay footage of NBA LIVE 18: The One career mode captured at EA Headquarters in Redwood City, California.


"not being able to skip really annoyed the fuck out of me. The cut-scenes better have that in the ..."

- deesoh see all 4 comments

Sign up for the Rocket League Tournament of Doom

By Asif Khan, Jul 24, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Shackers will battle it out in teams of 3 for a shot at Internet immortality, and some Space Bucks.


"Yeah it's weird right? But I guess it makes that finals match more intense."

- ninethlion see all 66 comments

Game Trader: The Nintendo Switch Launch Stock Trade is Over

By Asif Khan, Jul 12, 2017 8:00pm PDT

Stock traders, check out this video to find out why the fast money trade on the Nintendo Switch launch is over.


"Great stuff. I was out just after E3 (hit my target, $42.xx), but I agree I think it has longer ..."

- re4ctor see all 11 comments

Game Trader: Fig - How It Works

By Asif Khan, May 08, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Asif Khan sat down with the CEO of Fig Co, Justin Bailey, to find out more about the crowd-funding company that tries to get backers a return on their investment.


"I'm still slightly confused by this. Are the shares they invest the precisely of the same ..."

- Freon see all 31 comments


By Lola the Pom, Apr 27, 2017 3:00pm PDT

Are you ready to throw shells at Greg? Because we certainly are, and we are giving away 2 Nintendo Switches this weekend! Enter the contest. Do it for Shacknews.


"Lol I ended up missing the stream because my roommate got a switch :^))))))"

- Zollington see all 104 comments

Exclusive Star Trek Bridge Crew VR Gameplay and Interview

By Greg Burke, Apr 25, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Greg Burke was beamed aboard the Enterprise for hands-on with Star Trek Bridge Crew VR. Check out the interview!


"it really was. I wish they let us post the RAW gameplay. Captain is the best"

- GBurke59 see all 12 comments

The Sexy Brutale giveaway

By Raqib Huq, Apr 20, 2017 9:00am PDT

We just wrapped up a few launch streams for the Sexy Brutale, but the fun isn't over yet!


"Randomly select me! Unless I win in the other way. Then don't worry about it."

- shmargin see all 8 comments

Game Trader: Nintendo Quarterly Buy Signal Appears on Stock Chart

By Asif Khan, Apr 19, 2017 1:00pm PDT

A longer term buy signal could yield super gains for patient investors.


"Also bought around 25 after briefcase's article. Should have bought more!! In briefcase we trust!!"

- mnok see all 15 comments

Shacknews Classic Mini T-Shirt Now For Sale on the Shack Shop

By Asif Khan, Mar 13, 2017 8:00pm PDT

Do it for Shacknews in a less flashy manner. Briefcase tested, Dognose approved!


"Ordered. Hopefully this arrives sooner than my 20th anniversary shirt that I'm still waiting for :P"

- LilCrypto see all 64 comments

GDC 2017: Tim Sweeney talks about Unreal, Duke3D and the future of gaming

By Asif Khan, Mar 07, 2017 4:50pm PST

We caught up with Tim Sweeney, head of Epic Games, at the Game Developers Choice Awards to talk about receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award and the finer points of doing it for Shacknews.


"It's nice to see that kind of stuff, except now I want to play some UT. And it's 5:42am and I ..."

- mafu5150 see all 12 comments

Exclusive Interview with the Elephant in the Room at Oculus Connect 3

By Asif Khan, Oct 26, 2016 12:20pm PDT

Asif Khan, the intrepid CEO of Shacknews, scored one of the biggest interviews of the year!


"This is the interview from Facebook we need right now."

- DinK see all 60 comments

Shacknews Classic T-Shirt Now For Sale on the Shack Shop

By Asif Khan, Sep 23, 2016 5:45pm PDT

Do it for Shacknews with a logo that gets you chicks.


"fuck me dead USD $61.00 for 2 shirts to Australia (one of each) thats $81 Dollerydoos damn. ..."

- CoRDS see all 50 comments

What is going on with Nintendo's stock?

By Asif Khan, Jul 25, 2016 4:20pm PDT

The Big N's stock price has vacillated between $17 and $38 over the last month. Asif Khan, our financial expert and CEO, tries to explain the stock's ongoing volatility.


"Mr. Briefcase needs to analyze the CAPM of Nintendo. That will scratch it real good. "

- Downforce see all 29 comments