By Greg Burke   //   October 12, 2017 4:45 PM

Shack's Arcade Corner: Mortal Kombat 3

What did Midway's third bloody outing add to the Mortal Kombat formula? Find out in this edition of Shack's Arcade Corner.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   October 12, 2017 11:00 AM

Cup Stacking: A Look at The Mexican Runner's Cuphead Speedrunning Records

It's hard enough to imagine beating Cuphead at all, much less doing so in about a half-hour. The Mexican Runner has done just that and then some. Today, Shacknews takes a look at his efforts and gets some words from the Cuphead world record holder.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   October 10, 2017 11:00 AM

Final Score: Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Is Middle-earth: Shadow of War the one game to rule them all? Shacknews revisits its review, along with some of the top critic reviews, to find the answer.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   October 10, 2017 6:00 AM

The Orange Box Turns 10: Shacknews Salutes GLaDOS

Ten years ago, Valve released The Orange Box and unleashed one of the most menacing and memorable gaming villains of the 21st century. This is a salute to Portal's GLaDOS.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   October 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Here's How to Watch the Nintendo World Championships 2017

After seaching the nation for top talent, the best Nintendo players gather in New York to compete in the Nintendo World Championships. Shacknews has all the information about Saturday's broadcast.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   October 6, 2017 7:30 AM

This Weekend in Esports: What to Watch from 10/6-10/8

The video game landscape is covered in competitive gaming. Shacknews would like to offer an overview of what to watch for this coming weekend, including Blizzard opening the doors to the Blizzard Arena.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   October 3, 2017 2:30 PM

The SNES Classic and the Lost Art of Instruction Manuals

To go along with the Super NES Classic, Nintendo has posted PDFs of the games' original instruction manuals, leading to a reflection of just what these tutorial tomes meant to gaming as a whole.

By Greg Burke   //   September 29, 2017 4:20 PM

Top 10 Dead On Arrival Games

We count down 10 games that didn't have a chance, prayer, or hope of survival at launch. RIP video games.