Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation

DS / RPG / Release: Feb 14, 2011 / ESRB: T

Daily Filter: February 11, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 11, 2011 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upco


Daily Filter: February 4, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Feb 04, 2011 7:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


Daily Filter: January 14, 2011

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 14, 2011 6:30pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upco


"I'm excited about Heroes 6. I'm ready to see what Blackhole Entertainment can do with the series."

- DragonSire see all 8 comments

Interview: Jon Shafer, Ex-Civ 5 Lead Now at Stardock

By Brian Leahy, Jan 05, 2011 12:00pm PST

Yesterday, it was announced (unofficially) that Jon Shafer, the lead designer of Civilization V who recently left Firaxis, had been hired by...


"LOL, congrats Jon! You've just joined the Uwe Boll of video games, way to flush your career ..."

- Gahenna see all 28 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: PC Exclusive

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 1:00pm PST

PC Exclusive: StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty It was definitely a close race between the two top games here, but in the end StarCraft II: Wings...


"So, first place to a crippled 2000 game (gameplay wise) with 2007 graphics, and second place to ..."

- paketep see all 29 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Strategy

By Shack Staff, Dec 28, 2010 1:00pm PST

Strategy: StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Strategically, it doesn't get more intense than Blizzard's StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, especially...


"Did none of you guys play R.U.S.E.? Easily my favourite strategy game this year after SC 2, the ..."

- Dontdrop see all 17 comments

Dragon Quest VI Remake Hitting North America on Valentine's Day 2011

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 20, 2010 8:00am PST

Over fifteen years after it was released in Japan, SNES RPG Dragon Quest VI will finally arrive in North


"I tried playing Dragon Quest V but got tired of hitting the left and right shoulder buttons to ..."

- Ocelot see all 16 comments

Civilization 5 Patch Bringing Oodles of Fixes, Soon

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 10, 2010 5:30pm PST

Hot on the heels of the announcement that The Double Civilization Scenario Pack: Spain and Inca is coming soon, Firaxis and 2K Games have revealed...


"Fixing the AI problems and balance tweaks. They had their priorities right."

- NathanEbht see all 11 comments

Civilization 5 DLC Brings New Scenario and Two New Civs on December 16

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 10, 2010 3:00pm PST

Firaxis and 2K Games have announced that they'll be providing Civilization 5 players with some more options for world domination via a...


"$8 for two civs? Yeah no. The way I see it is they owe me three civs for free. The huge maps ..."

- loadmeup101 see all 17 comments

Civilization 5 Pre-Order DLC Now Available for Purchase

By Brian Leahy, Dec 01, 2010 10:50am PST

The various "Cradle of Civilization" map packs that were released as retailer-specific bonuses with the launch of Civilization V are now available...


"Hey, did they patch this game's multiplayer yet to be NOT FUCKING RETARDED? I still can't ..."

- Rice-Rocketeer see all 19 comments

Shack PSA: Civilization V Now Available on Mac

By Xav de Matos, Nov 23, 2010 9:00am PST

The time has come for all Mac owners to dust off their marching boots and dominate the world. As was announced earlier this month, today marks the...


"Hmmm - so the Civ 5 producer at Firaxis goes on about how important mods are to the game... ..."

- belegcuthalion see all 7 comments

Mac Version of Civilization 5 Dated, Older Games on Sale

By Brian Leahy, Nov 03, 2010 10:40am PDT

Aspyr, the company responsible for porting Civilization V to the Mac, has announced a release date for the game: November 23. It will be available...


"I guess if I bought this for PC, i wont be getting this for free on the Mac?"

- flibble2k see all 14 comments

Civilization 5 First Major Patch Arrives

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 22, 2010 2:40pm PDT

A little over a week ago, Firaxis announced that a major patch to address bugs, UI changes, and exploits in Civilization V, was on the way. As...


"Map - Huge map crash-during-load fix that were reported on some specific systems. It says that ..."

- vimash see all 31 comments

Civilization 5 Hitting Macs This Holiday Season

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 20, 2010 7:40am PDT

Porting veteran Aspyr Media has announced that it'll be bringing Sid Meier's Civilization V to Apple's shiny white computerators some time this...


"Any word on whether or not this features Steam Play? (i.e., Civ5 PC owners can play on Mac as ..."

- Schnapple see all 15 comments

Two Downloadable Add-ons for Civilization 5 Available Next Monday

By Garnett Lee, Oct 18, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Civilization 5 publisher 2K Games announced two add-on packs for the game will be available next Monday, October 25. As a thank you to the fans,...


"Still no patch to fix the original cluster fuck this game is, why spend more?! Release the damn ..."

- aca109 see all 54 comments