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Happy 21st Birthday, Quake! You Are Now Legal in Every State

By John Keefer, Jun 22, 2017 5:15pm PDT

Go have a round or three on us, a site founded on your greatness.


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Everything We Know About Super Mario Odyssey

By David Craddock, Jun 22, 2017 8:30am PDT

Following Nintedo's Direct, here's everything we know about Super Mario Odyssey so far.


Everything Electronic Arts Announced at EA Play for E3 2017

By John Keefer, Jun 21, 2017 7:00am PDT

EA didn't technically hold a press conference this year, but its EA Play event was still packed with announcements.


Everything Microsoft Announced at E3 2017

By Steve Watts, Jun 20, 2017 2:30pm PDT

Microsoft's presentation had cars, adorable foxes, pirates, and more.


E3 2017: Exploring the Forest in Middle-earth: Shadow of War

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 20, 2017 11:00am PDT

Middle-earth: Shadow of War includes its share of side quests that tie into the main story. Shacknews stepped into the forest and checked one of them out at E3 2017.


E3 2017: God of War's Cory Barlog on How Creative Conflict Shaped Kratos' New Adventure

By David Craddock, Jun 20, 2017 10:00am PDT

God of War’s director opens up on why he left Sony, what brought him back, and how he and Kratos grew up along the way.


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E3 2017: Everything Announced by Bethesda

By John Keefer, Jun 19, 2017 7:50pm PDT

The intial focus was on VR games, and then we got blown away by Wolfenstein 2.


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E3 2017: Everything Ubisoft Announced at the Show

By John Keefer, Jun 19, 2017 4:15pm PDT

From Assassin's Creed Origins to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle to even some new IPs, Ubisoft had something for everyone.


Best of E3 Awards 2017 Winners

By Shack Staff, Jun 19, 2017 3:00pm PDT

The Shacknews E3 2017 team put together a prestigious list of awards for the best games, developers and companies of the show. Did your favorite secure a place on our list? 


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Everything Nintendo Announced at E3 2017

By Steve Watts, Jun 19, 2017 1:30pm PDT

For such a short presentation, Nintendo packed its pre-recorded stream with announcements and then dripped a few more throughout the week.


E3 2017 Shows a Convention at a Crossroads

By Steve Watts, Jun 19, 2017 11:30am PDT

E3 2017 was a baby step into a convention that is about to undergo some big changes, impacting both fan engagement and press access.


"I don't get why everyone needs to do a press conference at the same time. Sony or MS could do it ..."

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E3 2017: Call of Duty WW2 Hands-on Impressions: A Mix of Retro Feel with New Modes

By Donovan Erskine, Jun 19, 2017 8:10am PDT

Hands-on time with Sledgehammer's next installment of the FPS franchise shows a return to form is a very good thing.


E3 2017: Blowing stuff up with Far Cry 5's explosive new companion

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 16, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Far Cry 5 has compaions suited for every play style, so for our hands-on at E3 2017, Shacknews decided to just blow everything up.


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E3 2017: Why Life is Strange: Before the Storm's decisions feel more consequential

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 16, 2017 12:00pm PDT

Life is Strange: Before the Storm may be missing key mechanics from the original game, but that doesn't mean the overall story will be diminished. Walking out of the E3 2017 demo, it feels like the decisions will be far more challenging this time around.


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E3 2017: Robocraft Gameplay Interview with Luis Dellinger

By -Shack Staff, Jun 16, 2017 11:40am PDT

Freejam was available to talk about its recently unveiled Robocraft Infinity for Xbox One, so they stopped by our E3 2017 booth to chat!