Welcome to the New Shacknews

You're currently viewing the beginning of a full site renovation for Shacknews.com. You might find something working oddly. If you do, let us know! More exciting new features to follow.


PC / Action / Release: Summer 2014 / ESRB: NR-EC

Broforce celebrates Independence Day with two new characters

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 03, 2014 2:33pm PDT

No game is going to revel in Independence Day like Broforce, which is why they're bringing out two new characters for their July update.


PlayStation indies headlined by Grim Fandango re-master and Devolver Digital

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 6:55pm PDT

It appears that Sony can work miracles, because the PlayStation 4 is about to give players the opportunity to play some classic adventure games. More specifically, Tim Schafer's classic adventure games!


Broforce May update introduces new Bros and mech suits

By Ozzie Mejia, May 29, 2014 5:30pm PDT

One would imagine that Broforce would have unleashed all of its sheer Bro-centric action. One would also imagine that Shacknews writers would have exhausted all of its "bro" puns. But there's no stopping the bro-mentum, as evidenced by Broforce's May update.


Broforce bro-pels onto Steam Early Access

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 07, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Devolver Digital and Free Lives have bro-ceeded to bring the 2D run-and-gun Broforce to Steam Early Access.


Homage 'em up Broforce console release confirmed

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 12, 2014 6:30am PST

If the world needed saving, which hero would you call: Conan, Indiana Jones, John McClane, Machete, Robocop, Rambo, or perhaps the Terminator? Well, why not all of them? That's the idea behind Broforce, a 2D shooty platformer with a cast including Bro Dredd, MacBrover, B. A....