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Shacknews has been around for over two decades. Dating back to the late 90s, this website has seen several changes over its long lifespan, many that you longtime readers will remember quite well. Since taking over ownership of the site several years ago, CEO and Editor-In-Chief Asif Khan has worked diligently to make Shacknews the greatest website on the internet. This mission has brought Shacknews to its latest major update, which we will be sharing with you in a special Shacknews Direct, please take a look.

The November 9 Shacknews Direct will go down today at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET and can be viewed live on our official Twitch channel. If you don’t want to leave the site, you can watch the stream using the embed below. Following the conclusion of today’s episode of WWES, hosts Blake Morse, TJ Denzer, and Chris Jarrard will be joined by Asif Khan to officially share details about the next update coming to Shacknews.

There will be a lot of information shared during the stream, so we advise that you tune in live so that you can ask The Man With the Briefcase himself any questions that you may have in the chat. It’s one of the most significant updates to Shacknews yet, so you don’t want to miss it. 

As we enter the next generation of gaming, there couldn’t be a better time to introduce the changes coming to Shacknews. The Shacknews Direct is just under an hour away, so get ready to learn about the future of the coolest website in gaming. If you aren’t able to watch live, we’ll have the presentation posted to our official YouTube channel, so be sure to subscribe. If you already follow us on Twitch, make sure that you turn our notifications on so that you know exactly when Shacknews goes live.

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Donovan is a young journalist from Maryland, who likes to game. His oldest gaming memory is playing Pajama Sam on his mom's desktop during weekends. Pokémon Emerald, Halo 2, and the original Star Wars Battlefront 2 were some of the most influential titles in awakening his love for video games. After interning for Shacknews throughout college, Donovan graduated from Bowie State University in 2020 with a major in broadcast journalism and joined the team full-time. He is a huge Star Wars nerd and film fanatic that will talk with you about movies and games all day. You can follow him on twitter @Donimals_

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