By Ozzie Mejia   //   March 28, 2018 2:00 PM

Take This' Kate Edwards on the New Ambassador Program, PAX, and More

It's okay to talk about mental health and ask for help. That's the primary mission behind Take This. Shacknews had a chance to speak to new Executive Director Kate Edwards about the charity's direction, the new Ambassador Program, and the importance of opening up.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   January 15, 2018 2:00 PM

Awesome Games Done Quick 2018: Our Favorite Moments

There was a lot to enjoy from Awesome Games Done Quick this year. Shacknews racked up some of our favorite moments from the week of charity speedrunning.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   November 11, 2017 9:00 AM

How Stack-Up.org Brings Gaming to Veterans at Home and Soldiers Abroad

Gaming is more than just a hobby. To veterans that have fought overseas, they can often provide valuable peace of mind. Shacknews spoke to Stack-Up.org founder and CEO Stephen 'Shanghai Six' Machuga to learn about how this charity helps bring video games to veterans that need it the most.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   November 1, 2017 10:25 AM

Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 Schedule Released

There's no Super Metroid this time, but it looks like Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 will be stacked with speedrunning goodness, regardless.