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Nintendo Labo: Genius or Insanity?

By James Brightman, Apr 18, 2018 3:00pm PDT

James Brightman stops by Shacknews with an article that's a preview of Greenlit Content's upcoming industry site, launching soon.


"Based on the initial response, it seems to me that it will already have been a huge success even ..."

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Video Game and Tech Companies Q2 2018 Earnings Release Schedule

By Asif Khan, Apr 17, 2018 10:30am PDT

Here's when video game and tech companies will release their Q2 2018 earnings reports.


"This is not a ratings article, but I link my most recent ratings at the bottom. My fundamental ..."

- the man with the briefcase see all 15 comments

Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Review: Unchained Melody

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 17, 2018 8:00am PDT

The Dragon of Dojima's song is ending, but is this a fitting coda to the Kiryu's legacy? Find out in our review. 


"Glad this got delayed so that I could focus on finishing my current game. Nice to be able to ..."

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Do We Need 4K Nipples?

By Chris Jarrard, Apr 16, 2018 2:45pm PDT

As the release of SIE Santa Monica’s God of War approaches, we can’t help but notice the astounding level of detail in Kratos’ nips.


"https://i.redditmedia.com/An0nMMVsBd2RlOBMZ2RdtxU7pSaZtlEERjklAukMgOc.jpg?w=695&s=92597aabc291df ..."

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Shackcast Episode 028: Senator, We Run Ads

By Asif Khan, Apr 16, 2018 8:50am PDT

The Shackcast is back, Senator.


Apple Should Have Released a New Beats Pill Smart Speaker Instead of HomePod

By Asif Khan, Apr 16, 2018 8:30am PDT

HomePod's failure to sell goes beyond its high price and Siri.


"If Siri was better, it would be in consideration for me. The sound quality is decent for the ..."

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The Cartridge Family 032 - My Nordic Daddy, Billy Mitchell's Fall From Grace, Xbox Back-Compat

By Joe Stasio, Apr 15, 2018 3:00am PDT

I wish my dad was big and strong like Mr. War.


Weekend Console Download Deals for April 13: Free Ghost Recon Wildlands Weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 13, 2018 1:30pm PDT

The free trial for Ghost Recon Wildlands isn't just for PC.


Defector Hands-On Preview: Secret Agent Man

By Blake Morse , Apr 13, 2018 1:26pm PDT

Oculus Rift owners will soon get to experience what it's like to be an average, everyday stereotypical super spy. 


Weekend PC Download Deals for April 13: Free Ghost Recon Wildlands & Skyrim Weekends

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 13, 2018 1:00pm PDT

With Ghost Recon Wildlands entering Year 2, now's the time to give it a look with a free trial.


Xbox's Aaron Greenberg on E3 Hype: 'I love watching Sony's show'

By HipHopGamer, Apr 13, 2018 1:00pm PDT

Aaron Greenberg spoke with HipHopGamer at PAX East 2018 about what to expect from Xbox at E3.


"Will your answer change if I send you nudes? Just to be clear, I'm going to send you nudes ..."

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This Weekend in Esports: What to Watch from April 13-15

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 13, 2018 7:30am PDT

The video game landscape is covered in competitive gaming. Shacknews would like to offer an overview of what to watch for this coming weekend. This weekend, Halo crowns a world champion.


Hearthstone: The Witchwood - Analyzing Hagatha the Witch

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 12, 2018 7:00am PDT

With Hearthstone's next expansion set to arrive, let's take a look at the next Hero Card set to debut in The Witchwood.


The Best Monitor Speakers to Bring Your PC Audio To Life

By Chris Jarrard, Apr 12, 2018 6:50am PDT

Life is too short to spend it listening to crap speakers on your desktop. Upgrade your gaming experience and give new life to your music without breaking the bank.


"I would switch to headphones completely if surround sound headphones were actually any good. ..."

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God of War Review: Growing Up, Kratos

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 12, 2018 12:01am PDT

Has fatherhood truly changed Kratos or is this God of War as everyone remembers it? Our review.


"GOD OF WAR!!!! (i am so taking an entire week off to platinum this game)"

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