Shadowrun Returns

PC, IPHONE OS, ANDROID, MAC, LINUX / RPG / Release: Jul 25, 2013 / ESRB: U

Shadowrun Returns 'Dragonfall' key distribution begins for backers

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 22, 2014 2:00pm PST

HareBrained Schemes has begun sending out Dragonfall keys to Kickstarter backers and Collector's Edition owners, just ahead of the Shadowrun Returns DLC campaign's release on February 27.


Shadowrun Returns 'Dragonfall' DLC revealed for February launch

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 28, 2014 8:00am PST

Start polishing your PVC trousers and oiling your neon green quiff, as the Shadowrun Returns DLC campaign Dragonfall will be here in one month. Developer HareBrained Schemes has revealed the adventure set in Berlin through screenshots and a first trailer, announcing that it'...


Shadowrun Returns Berlin DLC becomes Shadowrun: Dragonfall

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 19, 2013 6:00pm PST

Shadowrun Returns' Berlin DLC has morphed into a full-fledged expansion called Shadowrun: Dragonfall, which is set to arrive in January.


Shadowrun Returns now on Linux

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 31, 2013 7:30am PDT

No true decker would be caught dead using Winblow$ or Appl€ products recreationally, so it's only fitting that Shadowrun Returns is now on Linux. It arrived yesterday alongside the cyberpunk-fantasy RPG's patch 1.1, which brings changes including reworking the Physical Ade...


Shadowrun Returns out now on iPad and Android

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 26, 2013 6:00am PDT

As a true cyberpunk, for computing on the go I carry a keyboard strapped across my back. For weekend cyberwarriors unwilling to commit to life on the edge, look, I don't know, you can now play Shadowrun Returns on those silly little tablets you're so fond of. Harebrained Sch...


Shadowrun Berlin DLC delayed to become bigger

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 19, 2013 11:30am PDT

"Oh? So soon?" some wondered about Shadowrun Returns's Berlin DLC aiming for a late October launch. "So it's not that big, then?" Which set developer HareBrained Schemes a-thinking: why not? It's now delayed the DLC into January to make it bigger and richer.


Shadowrun Returns Berlin DLC aims for October

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 05, 2013 6:00am PDT

Shadowrun Returns may be out for PC and Mac (I completed it over the weekend: I liked the bit where I got a rad roboarm), but oh, there's still so much to do. Developer HareBrained Schemes dropped a dev update on Friday, with news on the Linux, iOS and Android versions, as w...


Weekend Confirmed 176 - Shadowrun Returns, Bioshock Infinite

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 02, 2013 3:00pm PDT

This week's Weeeknd Confirmed opens with host Garnett Lee welcoming in "Indie" Jeff Mattas and Nikole Zivalich to briefly discuss Nintendo's recent...


Shadowrun Returns review: classic RPG reborn

By John Keefer, Jul 25, 2013 6:00am PDT

Shadowrun Returns is a triumphant return to the classic days of old-school computer RPGs.


Shadowrun Returns trailer heralds next week's launch

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 19, 2013 6:30am PDT

Oh, it's finally almost here! Another big Kickstarter success story, cyberpunk RPG Shadowrun Returns will launch next Thursday, and here's the launch trailer to get us even more excited than we already are.


Jordan Weisman discusses Shadowrun Returns' level editor

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2013 9:00am PDT

Shadowrun Returns' Jordan Weisman spoke to Shacknews and discussed the level editor and user-generated content for PC's, Macs, and tablets.


How Shadowrun Returns used a Star Wars meme for inspiration

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 20, 2013 4:15pm PDT

Shadowrun Returns' Jordan Weisman talks about the changing vision of the future in the Shadowrun lore before talking about why he won't be making many changes to the overall lore.


Shadowrun Returns coming July 25 with full editor tools

By John Keefer, Jun 18, 2013 6:00am PDT

Harebrained Schemes is bringing its successfully crowdfunded cyberpunk fantasy world Shadowrun Returns to PC and tablets on July 25, a little later than planned. But the developer is releasing an editor with the game as promised.


Shadowrun Returns character builder detailed

By Steve Watts, May 28, 2013 11:30am PDT

HareBrained Schemes details the character building options in the upcoming Shadowrun Returns.


Shadowrun Returns enters the Matrix

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 29, 2013 6:00am PDT

Cyberspace was cut from the original design for Shadowrun Returns to keep the crowdfunded RPG at a reasonable scale and budget, but what's cyberpunk with a virtual world? After tossing out loads of ideas, developer HareBrained Schemes has finally found a way to make the Matr...