Good evening, Shackers. Welcome to the end of your Tuesday and the tipping point into the middle of November! We’re getting ever closer to the holidays and rounding out the year, but there’s still just a bit more to do before we close out 2023. In the meantime, today’s posting has come to an end and we’ve prepared another fine Evening Reading for you. Enjoy!
In case you missed it at Shacknews…
- Pillow Champ brings fluffy fighting with a story by El Paso, Elsewhere's director in 2024
- Hearthstone: Showdown in the Badlands - 10 decks to use on Day 1
- EA Sports FC 24 cracks Twitch's Top 10 for two months following launch
- WayForward revives Shantae Advance: Risky Revolution for Nintendo Switch
- Bandai Namco opens Studio 2/Studio S to aid in Nintendo game development
- Persona 5 Tactica review: Smouldering revolution
- Invincible Presents: Atom Eve review: A super take on visual novels
- Remnant 2: The Awakened King introduces a boss that woke up on the wrong side of the bed
And now… More stuff from The Internet!!!
Listen to JK Simmons smacktalk the entire MK1 roster
Nobody does it like Simmons. Probably the best part of Omni-Man coming to Mortal Kombat 1.
A humble request for Game Awards performances
PLEASE GAME AWARDS ORCHESTRA USE THIS SONG FOR MARIO WONDER DONT USE THE MAIN OVERWORLD THEME PLEEEEEEAAAASE I NEED TO HEAR THIS ORCHESTRATED pic.twitter.com/v9n5YBKV01— Radical Funky Kong Facts🍌 (@funkykongfac) November 13, 2023
Screw sweeping and emotional orchestral scores. I just want these silly li'l guys to serenade me.
Big volcano energy
🚨 NEWS: New island appears after the eruption of an underwater volcano in Japan.pic.twitter.com/LmxU1yZ6lB— Amazing Astronomy (@MAstronomers) November 12, 2023
The world seems to be gushing magma at an alarming rate. Probably something worth being concerned with if you like living on Earth.
Greg is famous
Our own video editor, Greg Burke made the papers in Orange County following BlizzCon! Look at that dapper cosplay. Well done, and thank you, Orange County Register!
Big oof, but true
Geoff Keighley Announces Best Layoffs Category for Game Awards https://t.co/4IIuA0uYZJ— Hard Drive (@HardDriveMag) November 14, 2023
It's been a terrible year for layoffs in tech and games industry and journalism. Best wishes to all affected. Don’t expect Geoff to acknowledge it, though. That’s bad for business.
Spider-Man written by the Gargoyles creator?!
This March, Peter Parker and Miles Morales join forces in their first ongoing series ever: 'Spectacular Spider-Men'! 🕷️🕷️ pic.twitter.com/hKXT8qiXAR— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) November 14, 2023
I’m so in from the get-go for this. Can’t wait to see what it looks like.
Helpful PC-Building tips
PC Building Tip: Don't use a hammer. If you're using a hammer, you've made a mistake somewhere.— NZXT (@NZXT) November 14, 2023
Fact: Most computer parts don’t work as well after you hit them with a hammer.
This looks charming as all get-out. Something to look forward to watching at the end of the year!
And there you have it, Shackers. That’s your Evening Reading for this November 14. We hope you’ve enjoyed our content and would like to remind you that you can support Shacknews easily through Mercury for as little as a dollar a month. Don’t have a dollar? Don’t need one to enjoy Shackpets! That’s our free app on iOS and Android where you can upload cute pictures of pets and pit them in battle against other pet pics in the ultimate battle of sweetness.
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