Interview News


Overwatch League Commissioner Nate Nanzer on Stage 2 Changes, Fantasy, Drug Testing, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 26, 2018 1:00pm PST

As Stage 2 of the Overwatch League gets underway, Shacknews had a chance to speak to OWL Commissioner Nate Nanzer about some of the changes implemented for this next leg of the inaugural season, integration of interactive Twitch features, drug testing, Fantasy Overwatch Leag...


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Arcturus Studios Talk The Way of Kings VR's Epic Fantasy World

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 22, 2018 8:15pm PST

The Way of Kings VR takes players through the realm of Roshar as protagonist Kaladin. Learn more about the upcoming virtual reality title in our interview. 


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BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle Producer Talks Crossovers, Fighting Game Design, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 20, 2018 11:30am PST

Greg Burke recently had a chance to chat with Toshimichi Mori about upcoming crossover tag team fighter BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle.


Tespa Co-Founder Adam Rosen Discusses the Overwatch Fiesta Bowl and College Esports

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 19, 2018 11:00am PST

The Overwatch Fiesta Bowl is in the books, but Tespa's mission to spread college esports throughout the land continues. Shacknews had a chance over the weekend to speak to organization co-founder Adam Rosen about making this event happen, the growth of college esports, and T...


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Exclusive Adam Rippon Interview: Not The Olympic Ice Skater, Don't @ Him

By Blake Morse , Feb 16, 2018 1:56pm PST

One's an Olympic medal-winning skater, the other is a Potato-powered Sex Sloth' game developer. Can you tell them apart? 


Warframe Interview: Beyond The Plains Of Eidolon

By Blake Morse , Feb 15, 2018 12:11pm PST

The recent changes to Warframe were just the beginning. We chatted with the game's live operations and community manager to find out what the future holds beyond its first open-world expansion. 


Mercenary Kings: Reloaded Edition Interview: More Than Just A Tribute

By Blake Morse , Feb 12, 2018 2:25pm PST

With the recent launch of Mercenary King: Reloaded Edition we had a chance to chat with Tribute Games' Co-Founder Jean-François Major.


Sprint Vector VR Interview: Motion Without Sickness

By Blake Morse , Feb 08, 2018 3:01pm PST

Before Sprint Vector could even exist as a racing game the team at Survios had to solve the problem of people getting motion sickness in VR. Check out how they resolved the quandary in our exclusive interview.


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CES 2018: Elgato Smart Home Devices Interview

By Chris Jarrard, Feb 08, 2018 12:35pm PST

We get a chance to chat about Elgato’s entry into the smart home market at CES.


CES 2018: Examining the MSI PC, Laptop, and Monitor Lineup

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 31, 2018 5:00pm PST

During our time at CES 2018, Shacknews had a chance to check out everything that MSI brought to the show, from their top gaming machines to their curved monitor line.


CES 2018: Flash Back to the Past With Retro-Bit's 2018 Lineup

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 30, 2018 5:20pm PST

If you're a fan of classic consoles and gaming's greatest hits, you probably appreciate Retro-Bit's lineup. Here's a preview of what they're working on for 2018!


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Hasbro Talks New DropMix Game Cards at CES 2018

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 25, 2018 5:00pm PST

Shacknews gets up with Hasbro's Dan Judkins to discuss the finer points of DropMix.


UFC 3: Exclusive Career Mode Interview

By Chris Jarrard, Jan 25, 2018 4:10pm PST

UFC 3 Creative Director Brian Hayes sits down with Shacknews to discuss the upcoming MMA brawler.


DocPwn on Transitioning to Pro Hearthstone, Player Burnout, Yogg-Saron, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 24, 2018 2:00pm PST

Over the weekend, Shacknews had a chance to check out the Hearthstone World Championship. We also had a chance to speak with Montreal native Julian 'DocPwn' Bachand about his rookie year in pro Hearthstone, avoiding player burnout, improving as a player, RNG cards like Yogg-...


Hearthstone Esports Franchise Leader on New Faces, Wild, HGG, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 22, 2018 12:00pm PST

While there were a lot of exciting moments during the 2017 Hearthstone Championship Tour, it's already time to look ahead to next year. Shacknews does just that, as we spoke to Hearthstone Esports Global Franchise Leader Che Chou about the year ahead.


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