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The Evil Within 2 First-Person Mode Now Available

By Asif Khan, Feb 14, 2018 9:15am PST

The survival horror game is adding a first-person mode.


"Huh... where the hell do you download it? Nothing on the steam page to indicate where to ..."

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Wolfenstein 2 Explores 'The Diaries of Agent Silent Death' Today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 30, 2018 4:30pm PST

The second chapter of the Freedom Chronicles DLC is out today and encourages Wolfenstein II players to hunt down Nazis from the shadows.


New Cards Hitting Elder Scrolls: Legends In Forgotten Hero Collection

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 30, 2018 12:20pm PST

The game's latest card set offers up 12 new cards including three unique legendaries.


Shacknews Best Narrative of 2017: Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 30, 2017 11:00am PST

In a year filled with stories about resistance, one game stood above the rest and that's Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.


"I kind of agree, it was fun and solid but did not stand out. That being said, never before in a ..."

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Wolfenstein 2 Crack More Nazi Skulls with Free Trial

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 22, 2017 1:15pm PST

On the fence as to whether to partake in Bethesda and MachineGames' romp through alternate history? Wolfenstein II now has a free trial to help make the choice easier.


"Yay!! Play it everyone who is on the fence. The first level is ridiculous."

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Wolfenstein 2 'Freedom Chronicles' DLC Missions Follow the Resistance

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 13, 2017 9:40am PST

Blazkowicz's story may be done for now, but he wasn't the only one taking the fight to the Nazis. Bethesda is getting ready to tell their tales.


"The Diaries of Agent Silent Death was my favorite of the intros, mostly because I really enjoy ..."

- danws6 see all 2 comments

Doom on Nintendo Switch Review: What a time to be alive

By Asif Khan, Nov 09, 2017 8:30am PST

Shacknews has had our grubby mitts on the latest third party title to make the jump to Nintendo Switch. Our thoughts.


"This kind of reminds me of the time id made Quake 3 on the Dreamcast! That was a mostly ..."

- Gwyndion see all 36 comments

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus PC Requirements Revealed

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 23, 2017 9:50am PDT

Is your PC up to the challenge?


"Blow the dust off, crank the voltage and set that shit to 5.0Ghz. The best processor ever ..."

- Blackdawgg see all 28 comments

Americans Unite to Kick Nazi Punk Ass in Wolfenstein 2 Launch Trailer

By Asif Khan, Oct 17, 2017 9:00am PDT

The latest and greatest hype video for Wolfestein II: The New Colossus features B.J. and his team of patriots kicking Nazi ass.


"I hate that I won't be able to play this until the 2nd week of November. :("

- Arcanum see all 8 comments

DooM's Release Date for Nintendo Switch Confirmed

By Asif Khan, Oct 16, 2017 6:45am PDT

Doom on Switch. What a time to be alive! 


"True, but a criticism of it was the cut down levels. Carmack referenced it in the amount of ..."

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Bethesda's Response to Nazi Punks: 'We aren't afraid to embrace what BJ stands for'

By Asif Khan, Oct 10, 2017 9:30am PDT

Pete Hines made Wolfenstein II's anti-Nazi stance abundantly clear in a recent interview with GamesIndustry.biz.


"Are those from later seasons? Did they do more? Or the characters are on a sketch show now?"

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New HTC Vive Customers Will Get Fallout 4 VR For Free

By Charles Singletary, Oct 02, 2017 10:35am PDT

Starting today, any HTC Vive purchases will include a pre-order code for arguably the biggest VR game yet.


Skyrim Special Edition Launches Survival Mode Beta on PC Today

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 27, 2017 3:30pm PDT

Can you survive the harsh, frozen winters of Skyrim?


"I already had all those things and more with my mod collection. Anyone who wanted a more ..."

- Mr. Goodwrench see all 8 comments

Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus Preview: Down on the Big Easy

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 26, 2017 7:00am PDT

Blazkowicz's next step in fighting the Nazis involves a trip to New Orleans, as Shacknews goes hands-on with the upcoming Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.


"We ain't in the prisoner takin bidness, we in the killing Natzi bidness, and cousin, business is ..."

- Arcanum see all 22 comments

The Evil Within 2 Preview: Torture Artist

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 21, 2017 7:00am PDT

The Evil Within 2 is looking to add some new frights, scares, and terrifying creatures to one-up the 2014 original. Because as Shacknews learned in our recent hands-on, horror is an artform.