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Evo 2014: Re-visiting the first two days

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 14, 2014 8:00am PDT

The first two days of Evo 2014 had their share of dramatics, which you can check out right now.

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"Who here plays BlazBlue Chrono Phantasm? Looking for more people to play with besides smackpiece."

- bcyde see all 22 comments

New releases for July 14-20

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 13, 2014 8:00am PDT

The list of new releases remains somewhat thin.

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"This new interface is REALLY BAD. It uses way more space to bring way less information, wich ..."

- Longgshot see all 40 comments

Chatty Twitch Highlights 25: The Wolf Among Us, Divinity: Original Sin, and more!

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 12, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Chatty's best Twitch highlights for the week of July 12.

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Weekend PC download deals: summer in full swing

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 11, 2014 4:00pm PDT

This weekend's most notable discounts on PC download deals from the biggest digital retailers.

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"yeah I finally got past that. Now I'm working on figuring out how to chain events together to ..."

- danws6 see all 14 comments

Opinion: Online free-to-play done right (and wrong)

By Nathaniel Hohl, Jul 11, 2014 11:00am PDT

After checking out worthwhile free-to-play games on iOS and Android, Nate Hohl runs down the PC/Mac/Console F2P games that are worth your time, and a few to avoid.

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"One very good one is Raceroom Raceway Experience, I must say at first i tough their pricing a ..."

- memots see all 34 comments

Old Made New: EzeeCube

By Robert Workman, Jul 11, 2014 10:15am PDT

Another Android enters the arena!

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"I'm not sure if this is news, or an ad for a crowd sourcing project. One that isn't exactly ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 8 comments

Hearthstone: Boosting your Hunter

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 11, 2014 9:30am PDT

Why I play Rexxar

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"Hunter is my favourite class it's not the BEST, but I enjoy how many different ways you can play ..."

- yoshimi20 see all 4 comments

Rise of the Video Game Apes

By Robert Workman, Jul 10, 2014 9:45am PDT

Video game monkeys are taking over. We name some of the best.

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"If Princess Toadstool is neither a toad nor a stool why is Mario's dick covered in warts and ..."

- Rauol Duke see all 11 comments

The Wolf Among Us review: no mere fairy tale

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 10, 2014 8:49am PDT

A masterful tale that adds to the Telltale formula

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Letter from Shacknews

By Asif Khan, Jul 09, 2014 10:30pm PDT

Welcome to the brand new Shacknews!  Read more about what we have planned in the near future...

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"Please bring back the sub tags. Seeing as I dont have any consoles or portable devices anymore ..."

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Chatty Q&A: Payday 2 devs discuss DLC, upcoming features, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 09, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Payday 2 has been rolling strong since its release nearly a year ago. We talk to Overkill Software about the new Big Bank Heist DLC, as well as the console versions. Then we get to the main event, as we toss the devs Chatty's best questions about AI/balance issues, upcoming ...

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"Disappointed that my Lean/Cover question was discarded. Especially with the " it turns into a ..."

- AxeMan808 see all 18 comments

Summer Spotlight: Shovel Knight digs up a diamond

By Steve Watts, Jul 09, 2014 11:00am PDT

We take a closer look at Shovel Knight with an open dialogue.

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"I need to play this game. After reading this and hearing people talk about it on Idle Thumbs it ..."

- aethyr see all 2 comments

Uncovering Hidden Gems: Sine Mora

By Robert Workman, Jul 08, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Sine Mora is definitely a game that deserves another look.

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"not a must, I just like long form video content and don't much care for written or two minute ..."

- BeowolfSchaefer see all 7 comments

Interview: Epic Games Reveals New Fortnite Gameplay

By John Gaudiosi, Jul 08, 2014 7:15am PDT

What began as a Game Jam idea has continued to evolve into a much larger project that has taken different design directions along the way. Darren Sugg, lead designer on Fortnite at Epic Games, discusses what’s new with the strategy/action game in this exclusive interview.

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"Good interview. At first I thought Fortnite was just a little side project of Epic's, but the ..."

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Opinion: EA, Dungeon Keeper, and when free-to-play isn't 'free'

By Steve Watts, Jul 07, 2014 1:00pm PDT

A UK advertising watchdog has called EA out on one of its "free-to-play" games. But this problem extends far past EA, and this only scratches the surface.

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"Closed shops is a part of Animal Crossings design that makes the game unfortunately. Charging ..."

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