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Hands-on with Overwatch's Moira on Blizzard World Map at BlizzCon 2017

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 04, 2017 7:00am PDT

What better place to try out Overwatch's newest character than at the Happiest Place in Video Games?


"They introduce him in the comic Masquerade which actually has Moria in it."

- DandySlayer see all 4 comments

Watch Shacknews Extra Life Stream Marathon Here!

By Asif Khan, Nov 04, 2017 6:00am PDT

For the kids!


"Well... guess that was kind of a dick move by me. I donated. I really didn’t stop to think ..."

- S1ing B1ade see all 24 comments

Call of Duty: WW2 Review in Progress

By Chris Jarrard, Nov 03, 2017 1:25pm PDT

Grandpa! Tell me about the loot crates you got at Normandy!


"Bill Lavoy. Was the Prima guides dude, then the USG guides dude, then the guides dude for a few ..."

- x-Rumpo-x see all 52 comments

This Weekend in Esports: What to Watch from 11/3-11/5

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 03, 2017 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, Worlds ends, Smash Summit returns, and it's BlizzCon, baby!


"https://blizzcon.com/en-us/esports wow, look, all the franchises in one spot. "

- DianeOfTheMoon see all 3 comments

All the R&R Arcade Games in Call of Duty: WW2's Headquarters

By Vincent Genova, Nov 02, 2017 9:15pm PDT

We bet you did not expect to play Pitfall in Call of Duty.  


Call of Duty: WW2 Headquarters Preview

By Vincent Genova, Nov 02, 2017 9:00pm PDT

HQ is a lot more than a living menu.


"I admit to having Rose-colored glasses for CoD games, but this sounds pretty damn cool."

- Head Rush see all 2 comments

Zombies Are Scarier Than Ever in Call of Duty: WW2

By Vincent Genova, Nov 02, 2017 8:55pm PDT

Sledgehammer goes back to their Dead Space origins with a new take on CoD Zombies.


Uplink Gets a Football Makeover in Call of Duty: WW2

By Vincent Genova, Nov 02, 2017 8:45pm PDT

Now you can play Gridiron without getting concussions.


Call of Duty: WW2 PC Specs and FOV Settings

By Vincent Genova, Nov 02, 2017 8:30pm PDT

Find out the specs and FOV settings available to you in the PC edition of COD: WW2.  


Spintires: Mudrunner Review: A Light In the Darkness

By Chris Jarrard, Nov 02, 2017 1:35pm PDT

An addictive ride that never loses traction.


"Game looks really fun. Here is Robbaz playing it https://youtu.be/nhVG2lxYz9E"

- FirstPersonCooter see all 7 comments

Shack's Arcade Corner: Lucky & Wild

By Greg Burke, Nov 01, 2017 5:35pm PDT

Greg is back with a look at one of the most unique light gun shooters from the arcade days.


"Man, i still talk about this game even today. Too bad the local arcade is no more.."

- technotica see all 8 comments

Opinion: How GameStop PowerPass Solves Certain Gaming Woes (And Makes Another Worse)

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 31, 2017 2:30pm PDT

GameStop PowerPass has the potential to be a great deal and bring back a feeling I haven't had since Blockbuster Video was around. So why am I also dreading it?


Shackcast Episode 010: The Shacknews Super Show

By Asif Khan, Oct 30, 2017 4:44pm PDT

Turn on, tune in, and save the Princess. For Shacknews!


Top 10 Reasons Mario is No Longer a Plumber

By Greg Burke, Oct 27, 2017 5:20pm PDT

It's-a-him, Greg and he is here with a silly list to celebrate the launch of Super Mario Odyssey.


"I was proud of the content when Steve got the inside track on QuakeGL. I enjoyed reading the ..."

- ThomW see all 59 comments

Super Mario Odyssey Complete Strategy Guide

By David Craddock, Oct 27, 2017 12:00pm PDT

Get tips, locations of power moons, and more in our complete strategy guide for Super Mario Odyssey.