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When a PC Diehard Buys a Console

By Chris Jarrard, Dec 18, 2017 7:30am PST

This noisy, underpowered box couldn’t possibly work for me, right?


"Big talk from someone who's probably only been playing it since Dec 12 when it launched on suckbox."

- Haxim see all 46 comments

The Cartridge Family 018 - Joe + Andrew Duo Show, Net Neutrality Repeal, GOTY Overhaul

By Joe Stasio, Dec 18, 2017 3:00am PST

Between a very scary trip to Dallas and some unfortunate news regarding the state of net neutrality, it hasn't been the best week. Lament with us!


Shackcast Episode 016: PSX Hot Takes With Greg

By Asif Khan, Dec 17, 2017 10:00am PST

We can't believe Nintendo Switch won PSX 2017!


"ya! Like they used to (still?) do on those old school radio shows. Maybe they still do and I ..."

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Rocket League on Switch Nyko Accessory Giveaway Extravaganza

By Asif Khan, Dec 15, 2017 4:15pm PST

Nyko and Shacknews have teamed up to giveaway a ton of Nintendo Switch accesories. Take a look!


Weekend Console Download Deals: Free Injustice 2 Weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2017 2:30pm PST

Go from fighting at the mall to fighting on your PS4 and Xbox One this weekend!


Weekend PC Download Deals: Star Wars Sales & Killing Floor 2 Free Weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 15, 2017 2:00pm PST

The Force is with us all, as Star Wars games go on sale across several retailers. Meanwhile, Krampus has invaded Killing Floor 2 and players can try and survive his wrath for free.


The Gardens Between PSX 2017 Preview: A Stroll Through Childhood

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 14, 2017 3:00pm PST

It was a hectic PlayStation Experience show, so Shacknews decided to take some time and relax with the next effort from the Voxel Agents.


Donut County PSX 2017 Preview: Ducky Go Down the Hole

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 13, 2017 1:00pm PST

Few things are more relaxing than putting the entire world down a giant hole. Shacknews goes hands-on with Donut County at this year's PlayStation Experience.


Monster Hunter: World PSX 2017 Preview: Musical Mayhem

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 13, 2017 9:00am PST

While Monster Hunter: World had its PlayStation Plus beta over the weekend, Shacknews was trying it out on the PlayStation Experience floor and playing with one of the game's support weapons.


"There were so many weapon options in the demo, I just threw up my hands and said “ok, I’m ..."

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Co-Director on Chloe's Arc, the Raven, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 13, 2017 6:00am PST

Before next week's finale, Shacknews spoke with Deck Nine Games Co-Game Director Chris Floyd about Chloe's character arc, Rachel Amber's mythology, the meaning of the raven, and reuniting Ashly Burch and Hannah Telle for the game's bonus episode.


"The lady voicing Max looks almost exactly what I picture that character looking like as a grown ..."

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Way of the Passive Fist PSX 2017 Preview: The Art of Fighting Without Fighting

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 12, 2017 3:00pm PST

Way of the Passive Fist is a game that's mainly about enemies beating themselves. Shacknews goes hands-on at this year's PlayStation Experience.


2018 Hearthstone Esports Season Adds Masters and Challengers Programs

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 12, 2017 2:00pm PST

With the 2017 Hearthstone season coming to a close, Blizzard is laying out plans for next year's Hearthstone season, which includes rewarding consistently good players and opening doors for potential new pros to enter the scene.


Knights and Bikes PSX 2017 Preview: Bicycles Built for Two

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 12, 2017 12:00pm PST

Foam Sword Games' debut cooperative adventure looks to be a whimsical ride into imagination. Shacknews hops on our bikes and goes hands-on at this year's PlayStation Experience.


Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition PSX 2017 Preview: Quarter Up

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 12, 2017 9:00am PST

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition not only looks to introduce a new season of Street Fighter characters, but it also changes up the game's visual presentation while honoring the series' 30 year legacy. Shacknews goes hands-on at this year's PlayStation Experience.


The 4 Biggest Takeaways from Capcom Cup 2017

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 11, 2017 3:00pm PST

Shacknews was intently watching the action throughout the PlayStation Experience weekend. Read on for our biggest takeaways from the end of the Street Fighter V competitive season.


"This was a pretty good write-up. I like seeing content like this."

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