The Stanley Parable

MAC, PC / Other / Release: Oct 17, 2013 / ESRB: U

Shack Snack Evening Edition: May 15, 2014

By Steven Wong, May 15, 2014 7:20pm PDT

End your day with a Shack Snack, a short recap of three big stories you should know. It's like a CliffsNotes for video games! If you enjoy, don't forget to subscribe to us on YouTube.


The Stanley Parable Announcer Pack adds dry British humour to Dota 2

By Ozzie Mejia, May 15, 2014 10:00am PDT

Valve is adding some sardonic British wit to its announcer roster with The Stanley Parable Dota Announcer Pack, which introduces The Stanley Parable's droll and sarcastic Narrator's unique take on the action.


IGF 2014 award finalists announced

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 07, 2014 12:20pm PST

Finalists for this year's Independent Games Festival Main Competition have been named, with The Stanley Parable, Don't Starve, and Papers, Please among the games in the running for the Seumas McNally Grand Prize.


The Stanley Parable tells its tale on Mac

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 23, 2013 12:15pm PST

The Stanley Parable has hit Mac, allowing Mac owners to craft Stanley's tale for themselves. Oh, and it's on sale, too!


The Stanley Parable narrator coming to Dota 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2013 4:30pm PST

Dota 2 will soon receive another downloadable announcer, the droll British narrator from The Stanley Parable.


The Stanley Parable: your questions answered

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 07, 2013 8:00am PST

Weeks after its release, it's still hard to nail down exactly what The Stanley Parable is. That didn't stop us from bringing questions to creator Davey Wreden, including some questions from Chatty.


Weekend Confirmed 189 - Assassin's Creed 4, Batman: Arkham Origins

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 01, 2013 11:00am PDT

Weekend Confirmed has finally reached the month of November and with next-gen console arrivals imminent, hosts Garnett Lee and Jeff Cannata invite Shacknews' Andrew Yoon and "Indie" Jeff Mattas to discuss the week's next-gen console stories, including the rumored different i...


How The Stanley Parable goes down the rabbit hole of other games

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 23, 2013 2:00pm PDT

The Stanley Parable features so many contradictions and branching paths that they might take you into a completely different gaming world. (Spoilers in the link)


The Stanley Parable launches next week, demo available now

By Steve Watts, Oct 10, 2013 2:00pm PDT

The Stanley Parable is releasing on October 17, and a demo was released today to give a taste of the game. But rather than a traditional vertical slice, the demo is a unique piece itself meant to set the same tone.


The Stanley Parable standalone coming in October

By Steve Watts, Sep 09, 2013 10:30am PDT

The Stanley Parable, the standalone version of the Half-Life 2 mod, is nearing completion and should be out in October.


Interview: The Stanley Parable developer Davey Wreden

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 27, 2011 5:00pm PDT

We talk with indie developer Davey Wreden about making The Stanley Parable mod for Half-Life 2, its upcoming remake, and the trials of self-taught game development.


Indie Jeff's Weekly Picks: August 29 - Sept. 2

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 03, 2011 3:00pm PDT

This week's indie picks include 2011 Dream.Build.Play winner Blocks That Matter and interviews with developers Honeyslug (Frobisher Says) and ACE Team (Rock of Ages).


Indie Jeff's Weekly Picks: August 8-12

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 13, 2011 9:30am PDT

This week, Indie Jeff's Weekly Picks include a free a Half-Life 2 mod recommendation, interviews with Serious Sam Indie Series developers Vlambeer and Be-Rad Entertainment, as well as a chat with Freebird Games' Kan Gao about the upcoming To the Moon.