Hey Shacknews, it's time for Evening Reading Let's officially close out our day of posting. Please take a look.
Let's start off with some stretching
May I offer you a perfect loop of Isabelle doing her morning stretch in these trying times? pic.twitter.com/kZ1bCIwe1j— Tylor (@theSirToasty) March 18, 2020
Is it Friday yet?
Gaben talks Half-Life: Alyx and brain computers on IGN Prima Nocta
One YouTube commenter remarked that Gabe looked like he was tied to that chair. I have to agree. Either way, some neat stuff about how they think about things at Valve, how Artifact tanked, and how much Dota 2 one man can play.
SUPER MARIO MAKER 2 - SHACKNEWS GOTY 2019
Grand Poo Bear is one of the best SMM2 players out there. That level is ridiculous, by the way.
Apple stealth launches new iPad Pro with trackpad keyboard case and MacBook Air with new keyboard
I can use the utility of bringing a cursor and human interface device to the iPad OS, but it is just one of those things that should have already been a part of the product. Either way, these new iPads hit stores next week alongside a new MacBook Air without a trash keyboard.
Mark Cerny revealed some PS5 details today
Mark gave a great deep dive talk for developers and tech fans. Some PS5 ultrafans were disappointed by the lack of games at this event, but it is important to remember that this would have been a GDC 2020 talk. Check out all of our PS5 spec reveal coverage.
Welcome to the next-gen party! 🥳— Xbox (@Xbox) March 18, 2020
COVID-19 CAN EAT A FAT ONE
“If I get corona, I get corona. At the end of the day, I'm not gonna let it stop me from partying”: Spring breakers are still flocking to Miami, despite coronavirus warnings. https://t.co/KoYKI8zNDH pic.twitter.com/rfPfea1LrC— CBS News (@CBSNews) March 18, 2020
We are doomed.
What happens when they miss?
don't forget: wash your hands for AT LEAST as long as it takes for obi-wan kenobi to explain that he has the high ground 💦🤲 pic.twitter.com/U1vX8sI6Fg— Crows Crows Crows (@crowsx3) March 18, 2020
Nice video from Crows Crows Crows.
Stay. At. Home. That means you, too, spring breakers. pic.twitter.com/jUOgjLaOGN— Arnold (@Schwarzenegger) March 18, 2020
Fuck you COVID-19 pic.twitter.com/BszP6EwQUe— Nishioka Diddley (@diddley_sin) March 18, 2020
PJ Foofington, Investment Adviser
She knows her stonks.
Roaring 20s, indeed
People: "I want 2020 to be like the roarin' twenties!"— Quinoaluigi (@synthandlasers) March 17, 2020
Earth: "Alright, infectious disease is spreading."
People: "No, not like that."
Earth: "The US stock market is tanking."
Earth: "LMAO Bars can't be open anymore."
Be careful what you wish for.
In case you missed it at Shacknews:
- Doom Eternal review: One hell of a party
- Countdown to Doomsday: Shacknews celebrates Doom Eternal and the Doom franchise
- Stairway to Badass: The Making and Remaking of Doom
- Icon of Sin: Doom and the Making of John Romero's Sigil
- Bethesda's Pete Hines defends not including Deathmatch in Doom Eternal
- Knee-Deep in the Ports: Ranking the Best (and Worst) Versions of Doom
- Super Doom: How id Software's Opus Made the Jump to Super NES
- DOOM Eternal PC requirements and specs
- Apollo 11 Situations: John Romero on Porting Doom and Wolfenstein 3D
- March 17 Nintendo Indie World Direct - all games, trailers & announcements
- Call of Duty: Warzone review - A fix for the genre, but not a cure-all
- 2020 video game release dates calendar
There you have it, Shacknews. Your Evening Reading for March 18, 2020. Please consider subscribing to Shacknews Mercury to support our site for as little as $1/month. Here is a photo of Lola to brighten your night.
Important Internet Content pic.twitter.com/hQYFgDwyDU— Productive Citizen ✌🏾💙🙏🏾👊🏾 (@technosucks) March 19, 2020
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