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ShackCast Episode 7: Metroid Prime 3, Far Cry 2, BioShock, Manhunt 2, Penny Arcade Adventures

By Chris Remo, Aug 29, 2007 3:05pm PDT

Metroid Prime 3, Far Cry 2, BioShock, Manhunt 2, Kane & Lynch, Penny Arcade Adventures, Joust movie, contest winners, and more!


"Ethical choices in games: The best implementation of this ideal for me is Fallout 2. I ..."

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PAX 07: Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness Impressions

By Carlos Bergfeld, Aug 27, 2007 9:15am PDT

Unsurprisingly afforded multiple sessions and ample exhibit space at PAX 07, Hothead Games showed what appeared to be a fairly representative...


"One of those screenshots is great: there's a monster holding up a sign that reads "Will Deal ..."

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PAX 07: Penny Arcade Adventuring on Xbox Live Arcade

By Carlos Bergfeld, Aug 25, 2007 8:52pm PDT

Amidst the hubbub of PAX 07, Hothead Games revealed today that the first episode of Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of...


"I think it's very often completely hilarious, even when I'm not familiar with the context. "

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Valve's Steam to Feature Penny Arcade Comics

By Chris Remo, Jul 06, 2007 12:10pm PDT

Hugely popular gaming-oriented webcomic Penny Arcade will be showcased through Valve's Steam service, Valve announced today. Currently, Penny...


"but you clicked on the comments section to be a hater? STAR TREK IS SO COOL HOEHAEOHAHEOHA!"

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Monkey Island Creator Gilbert Teams with Penny Arcade

By Chris Remo, May 09, 2007 11:17am PDT

Veteran adventure game designer Ron Gilbert (pictured left) has teamed up with developer Hothead Games and webcomic writer/artist team Penny Arcade...


"There was this almost intangible wistfulness and yearning underlying the cheerful comedy, which ..."

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Penny Arcade Adventures Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 29, 2006 5:54am PDT

There's a Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness Q&A on FiringSquad this morning, asking Hothead Games COO Joel DeYoung...


Penny Arcade Announces Video Game

By Chris Remo, Aug 25, 2006 9:53am PDT

Long running video game-themed webcomic Penny Arcade today announced that Vancouver-based Hothead Games will be developing an episodic series of...


"If the game is twice as good as their comics....oh wait, itll still suck."

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ESRB Teams Up with Penny Arcade

By Chris Remo, Jun 07, 2006 9:00am PDT

At this year's E3, there were some posters on display featuring characters clearly drawn by Mike "Gabe" Krahulik of Penny Arcade. Each character's...


"At least one post asked why you think they are sellouts. I wouldn't call that getting anyone's ..."

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Thompson Cops Out, Penny Arcade Steps Up

By Chris Remo, Oct 17, 2005 12:48pm PDT

Some say that widely-visited sites such as Shacknews should cease coverage of the insane antics and ramblings of Jack Thompson, attorney-at-law and...


"We should hook Jack there up with that Crazy "Trading Spaces" Mom. They would have a happy life no?"

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