By Steven Wong   //   June 30, 2015 3:05 PM

Ronin Review: Bitter Revenge

Ronin puts you the role of a motorcycle helment wearing ninja, who can dodge bullets and deliver death with every leap. However, the game's unforgiving nature tends to sap much of the fun out of vengeance. Our review.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   June 30, 2015 11:00 AM

Now Leaving Gotham City: Where does Rocksteady go next?

The Arkham series of games that started with Batman: Arkham Asylum is now officially over. So where does Rocksteady Studios go from here? Shacknews takes a look at some options, assuming the developer decides to continue its relationship with Warner Bros and DC Comics.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   June 26, 2015 3:00 PM

Weekend PC download deals: declaring Total War

There aren't a lot of deals out there, now that the Summer Sale dust has cleared. But Steam is offering up a free weekend for half a dozen Total War games, while Get Games, Bundle Stars, and Green Man Gaming offer a handful of good deals of their own.

By Steven Wong   //   June 26, 2015 2:15 PM

The 7 Most Famous Orphan Characters in Video Games

Batman: Arkham Knight proves that having a tragic childhood can definitely build character, but the Dark Knight is not alone in his pain. Here are some of the most famous orphan characters in video games.

By Steven Wong   //   June 25, 2015 2:05 PM

5 Wacky Things About Batman: Arkham Knight

Batman: Arkham Knight gets high marks for action, but it also reveals the Dark Knight's secret superpower: to suspend disbelief beyond reason. Here are some of the whackier elements the game has to offer.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   June 24, 2015 11:00 AM

E3 2015: The best of the indies

While E3 2015 was a showcase for mainstream games, Shacknews also checked out a handful of great-looking indie games at the show. Here are some of the ones that stood out.

By Steven Wong   //   June 23, 2015 11:45 AM

5 Batman: Arkham Knight PC Performance Optimization Tips

Batman: Arkham Knight is suffering from major performance issues on the PC. Here are some tips on how to get the game working right, so you can spend less time toying around with settings and more time busting heads.