By Ozzie Mejia   //   February 1, 2016 12:25 PM

Speed runner completes The Witness in under 30 minutes

The Witness has been estimated to be a 40-100 hour game, but one speed runner has completely obliterated that estimation by completing Jonathan Blow's game in just under a half-hour.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   January 29, 2016 5:30 AM

The Witness review: Brain Teased

The Witness is a hard nut to crack, seemingly running solely on frustratingly-difficult logic puzzles. But frustration quickly leads to clarity. Our review.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   November 19, 2015 4:35 PM

Why The Witness will not use an in-game soundtrack

Braid featured one of the most memorable soundtracks of the last console generation. So why isn't creator Jonathan Blow planning to use music for The Witness?

By Ozzie Mejia   //   January 9, 2015 12:00 PM

Anticipation 2015: The indie games to look out for

The Shacknews staff has been revealing its most anticipated games for 2015, but hasn't shown much love for the indie sector of gaming. Let's change that with a look at indie games to look forward to in the coming year.