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By Steven Wong   //   March 26, 2015 4:00 PM

Play on the Grid: Metro: Last Light Redux

Featuring an excellent story and amazing graphics, Metro: Last Light Redux will challenge you to survive in a post-apocalyptic Moscow, where the last remnants of civilization are just as dangerous as the mutant monsters. By streaming the game to your Shield Device from Nvidia Grid, you can play this fast-action shooter at its highest settings.

By Steven Wong   //   March 26, 2015 11:30 AM

Not a Hero Impressions: Shoot First, and Keep Shooting

In Not a Hero, BunnyLord wants to be elected mayor, so you help wage a murderous war on crime in an effort to win over public approval. There's nothing the public likes more than shooting crime in the face. How much bloodshed should a mayoral race include? Check out our impressions to find out.

By John Gaudiosi   //   March 25, 2015 4:00 PM

Never Alone Game Explores Alaskan Frontier

E-Line Media creative director Sean Vesce discusses how Never Alone has gone portable on the Nvidia Shield portable device in this exclusive gameplay interview.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   March 25, 2015 12:00 PM

Cities: Skylines - 6 mods to give your city extra polish

Yesterday, Shacknews offered up some Cities: Skylines mods to help builders get their cities off the ground. Today, it's time to look at some mods to offer some visual flair, including a few mods based on Mirror's Edge and Stargate.

By Steven Wong   //   March 25, 2015 11:00 AM

Co-Optimized: Dragon Age: Inquisition

In today's Co-Optimized, we check out Dragon Age: Inquisition's multiplayer mode. Four agents of the Inquisition come together in this cooperative dungeon crawler. Although, the game might be painfully slow going at first, working as a team, and combining abilities to greater effect, might be enough to win out. Or at least get you enough experience to play better next time.

By Daniel Perez   //   March 24, 2015 1:00 PM

Bloodborne loading times are long, but a fix is coming

Do you think Bloodborne's loading times are kind of long? You're not alone as it can take over 30 seconds on average for the game to load. Thankfully, there's a fix coming soon.

By Steven Wong   //   March 24, 2015 12:30 PM

Powers: Paint it Black (Episode 5) Review: Hungry like the Wolfe

In the The cannibal supercriminal Wolfe is breaking his way out of prison one human course at a time, and the Powers Division is sent in to stop him. But can they really face this threat without superpowers of their own? Find out in our review of episode 5: Paint it Black.

By Steven Wong   //   March 23, 2015 1:30 PM

Top 10 Android Action Games Played Best on Nvidia Shield

Nvidia Shields, with their high-performance video processors, are the best devices for playing fast-paced action games with amazing graphics. Here are 10 games that will put your skills to the test, whether you're using a tablet, handheld, or set-top console.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   March 23, 2015 12:00 PM

Chatty Q&A: Cities: Skylines

While Paradox Interactive and Colossal Order have a long road ahead of them for Cities: Skylines, they did take a moment to answer a couple of questions from the Shacknews Chatty community about their city builder.

By Steven Wong   //   March 23, 2015 9:15 AM

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Claptastic Voyage Review

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel's fourth and final DLC, Claptastic Voyage, takes Vault Hunters to a world of pure imagination. Yes, it's time to dive straight into Claptrap's head and see what messy memories you can dredge up. How much therapy will we need after playing this mini-campaign? Our review.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   March 22, 2015 8:00 AM

Weekly Game Release Highlights, March 23-29

Another big week of new releases is highlighted by From Software's Bloodborne and Obsidian Entertainment's Kickstarter success story, the throwback RPG known as Pillars of Eternity.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   March 21, 2015 12:00 PM

Chatty Twitch Highlights 56: Disco madness

Yes, the weekly Shack Convoy run through Euro Truck Simulator 2 happened on Friday night. But afterwords, Chatty go down with some Disco Dodgeball!

By John Gaudiosi   //   March 20, 2015 4:00 PM

Epic Games Sees Mobile Acceleration With Nvidia Shield

Epic Games lead graphics programmer Niklas Smedberg explains how Unreal Engine 4 enhances the new Nvidia Shield device and streaming games platform in this exclusive interview.

By Steven Wong   //   March 20, 2015 10:00 AM

Titan Souls Hands-on Impressions: Soul Crushing

Titan Souls, an upcoming indie developed 8-bit rero action game, pits players against a series of powerful titans. Armed only with a bow, a single magic arrow, and the strength of will, you must find a way to defeat these giant creatures. Our impressions and unsuccess story is found here.

By Steven Wong   //   March 19, 2015 4:00 PM

Play on the Grid: The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings

Today's highlited game from the Nvidia Grid game streaming service is The Witcher 2: Assassin of Kings - a dark fantasy role-playing game where you play as a monster hunter named Geralt of Rivia.