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Heroes of the Storm gets support from Auriel in its PTR today

By Daniel Perez, Aug 01, 2016 12:17pm PDT

Auriel is now available to play in Heroes of the Storm's Public Test Realm (PTR) for fans of ranged support classes.


"I goofed around with her a little bit today in the Try Mode. She seems solid! I was getting a ..."

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Hearthstone: One Night in Karazhan releasing on August 11 with 45 new cards

By Daniel Perez, Jul 29, 2016 6:37am PDT

Hearthstone's next grand adventure is just a few weeks away, and by the looks of it, it's one party you're not going to want to miss.


Apple Reports Another Decline in iPhone Sales, Stock Rallies Anyway

By Asif Khan, Jul 26, 2016 4:05pm PDT

Shares of Apple Inc. rally over 7% in afterhours trading on a beat of lowered earnings expectations.


"Made some excellent money on apple stock this morning. Went all in late afternoon yesterday, ..."

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WWDC 2016: Apple Announces Mac OS Sierra with Auto Unlock, Universal Clipboard, Apple Pay, and more

By Asif Khan, Jun 13, 2016 11:45am PDT

Today we reinvent being underwhelmed by Mac OS updates...


"I like the contextual auto-complete. Also they've gone crazy with iMessage- looks like they've ..."

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Super Dungeon Tactics Is A Super Adorable Strategy Game

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 21, 2016 2:57pm PDT

Basically, everything about it is cute. 


Oculus' Palmer Luckey will consider Mac support if Apple 'ever releases a good computer'

By Daniel Perez, Mar 02, 2016 7:47am PST

The ball is in your court now, Apple.


"What a doucheknob. So I guess a computer is only "good" if it can work with your product."

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Heroes of the Storm Blackheart's Bay Tips and Strategies

By Steven Wong, Sep 24, 2015 3:00pm PDT

A ghost pirate ship is parked in the waters of Blackheart's Bay, and it's ready to sell its guns to the first team to pay its fee. Here are some tips on how to live a pirate's life in Heroes of the Storm without being sunk. 


Heroes of the Storm Cursed Hollow Tips and Strategies

By Steven Wong, Sep 23, 2015 2:00pm PDT

We head into the Cursed Hollow, where Heroes of the Storm players try to lay a spell on each other. Here are tips to see you through to victory without becoming the Raven Lord's victim.


Interview: Ron Gilbert on Thimbleweed Park and Classic Adventure Games

By Steven Wong, Sep 17, 2015 1:00pm PDT

Ron Gilbert talks to Shacknews about developing Thimbleweed Park, a true point-and-click adventure game successor to Maniac Mansion. 


"Finally had time to read through this. Very nice interview, guys!"

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Heroes of the Storm: Tomb of the Spider Queen Tips and Strategies

By Steven Wong, Sep 15, 2015 2:30pm PDT

The Tomb of the Spider Queen map in Heroes of the Storm is perhaps one of the most straightforward of the game. It's a small, three lane, map with...


Pillars of Eternity the White March Side Quests, Tasks, and Companion Guide

By Josh Hawkins, Aug 25, 2015 9:00am PDT

A complete guide to the side quests, tasks, and other additions available to players in Pillars of Eternity's newest DLC, The White March Part One.


StarCraft 2 Prologue: Whispers of Oblivion Impressions: The End Begins

By Steven Wong, Aug 05, 2015 2:30pm PDT

Shacknews plays through StarCraft 2: Whispers of Oblivion and joins Zeratul in his quest to defeat the powerful Amon before he can bring about the destruction of all life in the galaxy. Saving the galaxy might be a tall order, but with a small army of Protoss behin...


Elite Dangerous: Horizons Prepares for Landing this Holiday Season

By Josh Hawkins, Aug 05, 2015 8:55am PDT

Frontier Developments has announced a new paid expansion is coming to the world of Elite Dangerous this holiday season.


"nah, they said it'd be done separately under paid expansions back in the original KS pledge: ..."

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New Hearthstone 'The Grand Tournament' expansion announced

By Steve Watts, Jul 22, 2015 2:33pm PDT

Blizzard held a live event for Hearthstone today, to announce a new expansion called "The Grand Tournament." It is focused on cards that impact Hero Powers.


Learn to harvest organs in Forget Me Not: My Organic Garden on PC and Mac

By Daniel Perez, Jul 21, 2015 8:37am PDT

Harvesting organs can be a real chore, but not in Forget Me Not: My Organic Garden.


"I've got to admit I'm a little curious now, not enough to get the game, but I'll probably watch ..."

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