Shacknews welcomes to our family

Now we are playing with power! Mo Power!


Greetings Shackers,

It is a huge pleasure to finally announce that Gamerhub Content Networks LLC, parent company of Shacknews, has acquired Modojo is a website dedicated to all things in the mobile gaming space. They have covered everything from Nintendo handhelds to iOS games for the past 11 years and has been home to some incredibly talented writers in that time. I am extremely happy to announce that one of those very talented writers, Brittany Vincent, will be heading up our efforts at Modojo as Editor-in-Chief. You have probably seen her post content on over the last year, but today we are formally welcoming her to our team. She is an accomplished games journalist and has provided a huge boost to our already fantastic staff.

We are officially relaunching today as part of our family of websites. This rounds out our coverage universe with Shacknews focusing on console and PC gaming, Modojo focused on mobile gaming, and covering gaming culture from a broader perspective. We look forward to the future of our new combined entity and hope you enjoy all of the great content over at!

Thank you,

Asif A. Khan, CEO of Shacknews


Asif Khan is the CEO, EIC, 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.

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