2014 has been an incredible year for survival horror fans. In the spirit of Halloween, check out our round-up of this year's games that will test your will live.
In honor of today's Halloween holiday, Shacknews looks back at a series filled with the supernatural: the unforgivingly difficult Ghosts 'n Goblins.
After an eight-year cliffhanger and a crowdfunding campaign, Dreamfall Chapters is out and continues The Longest Journey saga. Does the story of Zoe Castillo, Kian, and the fate of two parallel worlds still hold up? Our impressions of the first episode: Reborn.
Still aching to even come close to the technical assuredness of NBA 2K15, NBA Live 15 does fare much better than last year's debacle. However, crucially flawed gameplay, lackluster commentary and a shortage of worthwhile modes leave this player coming up weak on the court. Our review.
Between the show's inventive premise and Platinum's development skill, The Legend of Korra could have been something truly special. That potential makes it all the more disappointing that this game is so aggressively mediocre. Our review.
Dungeon of the Endless is a new rogue-like role-playing and tower defense game hybrid set in the Endless universe. Is endless death really as fun as it sounds? Our review.
Hours before Sunset Overdrive released, Shacknews caught up to Insomniac Games creative director Marcus Smith to discuss working with the Xbox One hardware, moving towards 900p, and the inspiration behind the game.
Alienware announced its latest gaming notebook and something completely new that may single-handedly revolutionize the portable gaming world.
We try an early build of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, a fully remastered port of the 2011 PSP game, to see if we can survive to see battle academy's graduation.
We take a look Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved, a title that brings Harmonix's legendary musical video games developments style within the world of Disney's Fantasia. Our review.
Thinking about taking on the nasty mutants of Sunset City? Check out the Final Score and see if the game is really as good as they say.
There are a whole lot of games taking time out from their usual routine to celebrate Halloween. Here's a brief guide to games that have Halloween events happening right now.
It's the rebellious teenager of the Insomniac library. It doesn't always work the way you want it to, and sometimes it's trying entirely too hard, but Sunset Overdrive is ultimately a good kid when you meet it on its own terms. Our review.
Sunset Overdrive leads the list of Halloween week releases.
This week's Twitch highlights start with a Shackbattle and ends with multiplayer of a different sort.
We celebrate the big Extra Life weekend by offering you a selection of discounted games to pick up.
Starting on 10/25, we'll be playing games for a full 24 hours in order to raise money for Extra Life. Come join us and be sure to donate!
Nintendo has a lot in store for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, so Shacknews got a brief taste of what's to come.
A new slate of superhero movies, starring characters like Wonder Woman, Cyborg, and Shazam, are on the horizon. The DC Comics universe has a rich collection of heroes and villains, but why aren't they featured in games more often? Perhaps these upcoming films will help bring these underused characters into the spotlight.
Time for another episode of Shack Snack! All the gaming news you need in a nice digestible chunk of video deliciousness.