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No Man's Sky may support Oculus Rift and Project Morpheus VR headsets

By Daniel Perez, Jul 28, 2015 12:56pm PDT

Get ready to journey through a never-ending universe with a VR headset strapped to your dome.


"Makes sense! Even the on foot stuff looks deliberately slow paced and manageable with VR. They'd ..."

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The Witcher 3 New Game Plus mode details revealed; Bad news for Gwent fans

By Daniel Perez, Jul 28, 2015 10:02am PDT

CD Projekt Red has revealed just some of the things we can and can't do in New Game Plus mode.


"Momot also notes playing in NG+ mode is the only way players can obtain the Death Match ..."

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PlayStation 4 owners unable to play King's Quest due to bug [Update: Sierra responds]

By Daniel Perez, Jul 28, 2015 8:27am PDT

King's Quest is finally here, but if you're expecting to play the game on PlayStation 4, you could be in for quite the headache.


The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt getting New Game Plus mode as final free DLC

By Daniel Perez, Jul 27, 2015 11:34am PDT

CD Projekt Red has announced The Witcher 3's final piece of free downloadable content will be a New Game Plus mode.


"If you're able to overlook how dated Witcher 1 is, you're going to love 2 and 3. I wish I was as ..."

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Fallout Anthology emerges from its vault on September 29 on PC

By Daniel Perez, Jul 23, 2015 11:52am PDT

Bethesda has announced it will be releasing a special Fallout Anthology collection in September.


"It wasn't bad. Kind of mindless, as all action RPGs tend to be, and the tone was slightly off, ..."

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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.


Civilization: Beyond Earth Rising Tide trailer highlights amphibious adventure

By Daniel Perez, Jul 22, 2015 8:01am PDT

A new trailer for the Rising Tide expansion shows off much of what we can expect from the upcoming DLC, including new factions, units, and more.


Battle Detected: Shacknews examines tomorrow's Hearthstone announcement

By Steve Watts, Jul 21, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Hearthstone is gearing up for a big announcement tomorrow afternoon. Here's what we're hoping to see out of it.


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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New No Man's Sky trailer shows more exploration, space battles, and more

By Daniel Perez, Jul 21, 2015 7:50am PDT

A new trailer for No Man's Sky has been released that shows off some new environments, space battles, and more.


How to Unlock Classes in Skyforge

By Josh Hawkins, Jul 20, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Learn how to unlock all the classes in Skyforge, a new MMORPG which has just entered open beta.


Creators of EVO announce new free-to-play PC fighting game, Rising Thunder

By Daniel Perez, Jul 20, 2015 9:42am PDT

Radiant Entertainment has announced a new free-to-play fighting game developed by the creators of EV and Seth Killian.


"Based on what I've seen it seems somewhere between Street Fighter and Divekick, where they strip ..."

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TotalBiscuit invades GOG.com with massive 30+ game sale

By Josh Hawkins, Jul 17, 2015 12:05pm PDT

This weekend GOG is running a massive 30+ game sale featuring some of the top games recommended by YouTube personality TotalBiscuit.


"Luftrausers is in that curated list. The Longest Journey probably clocks in at 30fps, though ..."

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The Best PC Games to Play Right Now

By Shack Staff, Jul 16, 2015 2:30pm PDT

The PC side of the gaming industry offers up one of the largest libraries available to gamers. We've compiled a list of some of our favorite games that we feel every PC gamer should play right now.


"I've been thoroughly corrected. Last time I tried installing SS2 it was from CD. It didn't go ..."

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Amazon Prime Day Deals: Gamer Edition

By Daniel Perez, Jul 15, 2015 6:37am PDT

Amazon Prime Day is taking place today, and we are compiling all of the notable video game sales going on throughout the day. Be sure to check back often to keep tabs on what's going on sale on Prime Day.


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