First Post! November 4, 2019

It's that time, Shacknews. Get in the pool for your First Post!


Hey Shacknews, it's time for your First Post! Let's officially start our day of posting. Please take a look.

Shacknews raises $66,478 on Extra Life Game Day 2019

Thanks to everyone who contributed their time, money, or eyeballs to our Extra Life efforts. There is still time to do your own Game Day livestream marathon! Join our Shacknews team and do it for the kids!

True love does exist

Find yourself someone who loves you enough to do this at a basketball game.

This house has the best Halloween lights

I am sure their neighbors love them! Thanks to voodooraze for bringing this to my attention with his Shacknews Chatty thread.

Cooler wins a Quake major!

Cooler finally wins again. I will never forget this post-game interview at QuakeCon.

In case you missed it at Shacknews:

There you have it, Shacknews. Your First Post! for Novemenber 4, 2019. Please consider subscribing to Shacknews Mercury to support our site for as little as $1/month. Here is a picture of Lola to brighten your day.

Lola is the best dog!
Lola is the best dog!

What are you getting into today? Let us know in the Shacknews Chatty comment thread below.


Asif Khan is the CEO and majority shareholder of Shacknews. He began his career in video game journalism as a freelancer in 2001 for Asif is a CPA and was formerly an investment adviser representative. After much success in his own personal investments, he retired from his day job in financial services and is currently focused on new private investments. His favorite PC game of all time is Duke Nukem 3D, and he is an unapologetic fan of most things Nintendo. Asif first frequented the Shack when it was sCary's Shugashack to find all things Quake. When he is not immersed in investments or gaming he is a purveyor of fine electronic music. Asif also has an irrational love of Cleveland sports.

From The Chatty
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    November 4, 2019 8:45 AM

    Asif Khan posted a new article, First Post! November 4, 2019

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      November 4, 2019 8:47 AM


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      November 4, 2019 10:51 AM

      Do keep this up. Nice little recaps of the day

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      November 4, 2019 10:51 AM

      Congrats on the Extra Life fundraising! Very cool!

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      November 4, 2019 11:31 AM

      Just popping in to say I really like the First Post logo.

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      November 4, 2019 11:40 AM

      Love the [ First Post! ] content Brother it adds that special sauce to Shack, keep it up Man \m/ :) \m/

      I am working on My Batch Lighting and feeling super fine today! :)

      We got two big releases tonight:

      Red Dead Redemption 2 (PC)
      Need for Speed: Heat (PC, PS4, Xbox One) * only if you are on Early Access or Origin Access *

      Should be a solid day! I hope all of Shack is going to crush their day today \m/ :) let's get it!

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      November 4, 2019 12:39 PM

      I read this. I enjoyed it.

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      November 4, 2019 12:46 PM

      That’s an impressive haul in fundraising, nice work

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