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Top Games of 2016 (So Far): The Chatty

By Shack Staff, Jul 15, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Now that the Shacknews staff has shared its favorites of the year so far, it's Chatty's turn.


"it's nice to me that games as different as Stardew Valley and DOOM can make a list like this"

- Psigun see all 15 comments

Chattycast 100: The Next 100

By Steve Watts, Jul 15, 2016 10:30am PDT

The Chattycast joins the triple-digit club this week, but it doesn't look a day over 20.


"I will recount your face! https://media.giphy.com/media/zrdUjl6N99nLq/giphy.gif"

- the man with the briefcase see all 91 comments

Chattycast 99: You GotMY

By Steve Watts, Jul 07, 2016 1:00pm PDT

July means dry heat, barbecues, fireworks, and games of the mid-year.


"interesting take on suggesting the FTC could get involved with the CSGO gambling site and how ..."

- anhero see all 7 comments

Chattycast 98: In Memorium, E3 2016

By Steve Watts, Jun 23, 2016 11:45am PDT

E3 2016 has passed on. Now it's time to pay our respects and throw some dirt on the coffin.


Rocket League rolls out NeoTokyo Update today with the Shacknews Community Flag

By Asif Khan, Jun 20, 2016 7:30pm PDT

Do it for Shacknews!


"I would wave my freak Shacknews flag high, but the DeLorean doesn't allow me to do so."

- RevRaven see all 16 comments

E3 2016 Live Stream: Shacknews Final Post-E3 Show

By Daniel Perez, Jun 16, 2016 4:15pm PDT

All things must come to an end, so gather 'round your monitor, TV, or mobile device and watch our FINAL post-E3 show!


Chattycast 97: Wild Wild Guess (2016 Edition)

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2016 10:30am PDT

With less than a week before E3 begins, the Chattycast makes wild predictions and wishes for what we may see when the event kicks off. 


"I offer my services to the chattycast to bring a fresh perspective on gaming, culture, and pizza ..."

- jingletard see all 2 comments

Chattycast 96: E3 20XX in New Los Angeles

By Steve Watts, Jun 02, 2016 10:00am PDT

With all these changes coming to E3 this year, what does the future of the event even look like? We play soothsayer!


"That is probably better for a show on twitch. This is still a podcast at heart. "

- the man with the briefcase see all 11 comments

Chattycast 95: Don't Worry, Loves! The Chattycast's Here!

By Bryan Carr, May 26, 2016 11:45am PDT

The Chattycast gives in to one of its host's demands and devotes an entire show to Blizzard's latest.


Shacknews welcomes Modojo.com to our family

By Asif Khan, May 20, 2016 12:35pm PDT

Now we are playing with power! Mo Power!


"i liked modojo on facebook but you don't have anything posted since march!"

- dantastic see all 94 comments

Chattycast 94: There Are No Small Parts

By Steve Watts, May 20, 2016 9:45am PDT

The crew talks all about supporting casts. And Doom. We talk a lot about Doom.


Chattycast 93: DOOM ED

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2016 10:00am PDT

Doom! Doom! Dooooooooooooooooom!


"My favorite Doom moment was when the monster came out of the closet."

- ManiacalMoose see all 6 comments

Watch Chattycast get all spiritual today at 1 PM ET / 10 AM PT

By Steve Watts, May 06, 2016 9:45am PDT

Not into Battlefield? Why not watch three goofballs talk about other video games instead?


Chattycast 91: The Expanded Universe

By Steve Watts, Apr 28, 2016 12:00pm PDT

The crew talks about extending a game's lifespan with expansions, and why we don't see more of it in modern day despite the advent of digital distribution. 


"the amazing thing here is that Steve is talking about something other than Hearthstone!"

- Degenerate see all 4 comments

Chattycast Episode 90: The Slippiest Toad

By Steve Watts, Apr 21, 2016 2:00pm PDT

The Chattycast talks about Star Fox and whether a modern shoot-em-up is still relevant today.