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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.


The Cartridge Family: 005 - Doom and Wolfenstein II on Nintendo Switch

By Charles Singletary, Sep 15, 2017 4:40pm PDT

The boys decide whether it's time to sell the family Xbox now that their favorite games, old and new, are headed to their favorite convergence device.


Shackcast Episode 006: DooM on Switch, What a time to be alive

By Asif Khan, Sep 14, 2017 12:00am PDT

Asif called it and David joins him to geek out about Shacknews GOTY 2016 coming to Nintendo Switch


"i did, fuck sitting at a desk to play a game. couch + 65" + surround sound, s0n."

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Shackcast Episode 005: The Shacknews Theater

By Asif Khan, Sep 12, 2017 9:45pm PDT

Today we reinvent podcasts.


"I played Quake 2 as a kid and never played UT. I guess Quake by default."

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Shackcast Episode 004: One More Thing

By Asif Khan, Sep 09, 2017 6:09am PDT

On this week's episode Asif and David sit down to talk about expectations leading up to Apple's first presentation at the brand new Steve Jobs Theater.


The Cartridge Family: Episode 004 - A Destiny 2 Launch Week Celebration

By Joe Stasio, Sep 08, 2017 5:55pm PDT

This week, the family goes all in on Destiny 2


Shackcast Episode 002: Greg Hates Everything

By Asif Khan, Sep 03, 2017 4:20am PDT

This episode Greg Burke shares his thoughts on games, tacos and things he hates. We are also joined by special guest Blake Morse.


Shackcast Episode 003: PAXCAST

By Asif Khan, Sep 03, 2017 4:20am PDT

This episode, Greg and Asif actually talk about sports.. and tacos.


The Cartridge Family: Episode 003 - Sonic Mania is for Adults

By Joe Stasio, Sep 01, 2017 4:00pm PDT

On this week’s show, things get personal as Joe and John duke it out over Sonic Mania.


Shackcast Episode 001: Quakeholio

By Asif Khan, Aug 26, 2017 10:20am PDT

Welcome to the brand new Shackcast, the official podcast of Shacknews!


"I was former GameFly. I busted my ass for chatty and the site. But knowing David as I do, I'm ..."

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The Cartridge Family: Episode 002 - How Come No One Talks About League?

By Joe Stasio, Aug 25, 2017 2:00pm PDT

This week the gang is a bit short-handed with John in Germany for Gamescom and Buffa out on paternity leave, but they did it for Shacknews like the legends they are.


The Cartridge Family: Episode 001 - Nintendo Switch at the Gynecologist

By Joe Stasio, Aug 18, 2017 4:30pm PDT

Check out the debut episode from our friends at The Cartridge Family podcast. Finally, a new podcast to sink your ears into.


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Catch Up With All of Shacknews' E3 Podcasts

By Steve Watts, Jun 21, 2017 7:30am PDT

It was a big show this year, and we have six podcasts to show for it. If you missed any of them, catch up here!


Shacknews E3 2017: The Final Wrap-up Podcast

By Steve Watts, Jun 16, 2017 12:30am PDT

The crew gathers one more time in a hotel room to talk about this year's spate of video games, and the state of the show after its first public year.


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E3 2017: Chattycast E3 Day 0: Ubisoft, Sony, and the Show Ahead

By Steve Watts, Jun 13, 2017 1:20am PDT

One more time! With mere hours left before the biggest gaming event of the year kicks off, Shacknews gathers together to recap Ubisoft and Sony, and look ahead to Nintendo.