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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.


The Cartridge Family 009--Night Trap 25th Anniversary, Destiny 2 Just Fell Apart, Death Clock Featur

By Joe Stasio, Oct 13, 2017 5:00pm PDT

It’s Friday the 13th and something spooky this way comes, folks. Death looms high above the family as they appreciate Sega CD’s Night Trap, determine how many years Scottie Pippen’s got left in the tank, and of course enjoy Buffa’s story time as he tu...


Shack's Arcade Corner: Mortal Kombat 3

By Greg Burke, Oct 12, 2017 4:45pm PDT

What did Midway's third bloody outing add to the Mortal Kombat formula? Find out in this edition of Shack's Arcade Corner.


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The Cartridge Family 008: The Orange Box Rules, The Lost Levels are Tough, PS Now Completely Sucks

By Joe Stasio, Oct 06, 2017 2:15pm PDT

Another stroll down memory lane leads the family to The Orange Box, everyone’s favorite games collection from Valve. That and much more on today’s episode.


The Cartridge Family 007: A Look Back: Halo 3, SNES Memories, and Cuphead

By Joe Stasio, Sep 29, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Hop in our time machine as we remember the good ol’ days. Halo 3, the original release of the SNES, Cuphead and much more!


Top 10 Dead On Arrival Games

By Greg Burke, Sep 29, 2017 4:20pm PDT

We count down 10 games that didn't have a chance, prayer, or hope of survival at launch. RIP video games.


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Super NES Classic Review: The Greatest Generation

By David Craddock, Sep 29, 2017 12:20pm PDT

A veritable time capsule, the Super NES Classic bottles not just some of the best games of its big brother's era, but of all time.


"both are great. but SMW is pretty much better than SMB3 in every way possible. "

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Total War: Warhammer 2 Review - Total Package

By Greg Burke, Sep 25, 2017 1:30pm PDT

The Total War series has seen many periods in history, but Creative Assembly's Warhammer-themed spinoff quickly became one of the best-selling entries. Does the sequel live up to its predecessor?


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The Cartridge Family 006 - SNES Classic Edition Review Roundup

By Joe Stasio, Sep 22, 2017 4:30pm PDT

When Daddy’s away, the children play. This week, The Cartridge Family runs through all the games on the SNES Classic Edition and gives their hot take.


Shack's Arcade Corner: Mario Bros.

By Greg Burke, Sep 20, 2017 4:20pm PDT

It's-a me, Mario Mario! Join Greg Burke as he crawls through sewer pipes on the Mario Bros. first co-op adventure.


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Destiny 2 Collector's Edition Unboxing

By Greg Burke, Sep 18, 2017 4:20pm PDT

What's big and collectible and Destiny all over? Greg Burke delves into the loot box that is the Destiny 2 Collector's Edition.


11 Games You Would Want on a Nintendo GameCube Mini

By Shack Staff, Sep 15, 2017 4:00pm PDT

The GameCube turned 16 years old this week! To celebrate, the staff submitted their picks for 11 games they (and you) would want on a Nintendo Gamecube 'Classic' mini console.


"Best selling GCN game of all time and it got more viewers than SF5 when they used to share ..."

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How to Get Bright Engrams in Destiny 2

By David Craddock, Sep 06, 2017 3:15pm PDT

Harvest lots of Engrams to unlock loot in Destiny 2.


Destiny 2 - First Exotic, Coldheart Preorder Bonus

By David Craddock, Sep 06, 2017 12:00pm PDT

We'll tell you how to unlock the Coldheart preorder bonus in Bungie's Destiny 2.


How to Get the Destiny 2 Companion App

By David Craddock, Sep 05, 2017 2:30pm PDT

Stay up-to-date with Bungie's latest MMO shooter using the Destiny 2 companion app for iOS and Android devices, as well as desktop and notebook computers.