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The Cartridge Family 038 - Detroit: Become Human, N64 Classic, PS4's Geriatric Phase

By Joe Stasio, May 26, 2018 3:00am PDT

Buffa buys extremely green bananas.


Weekend Console Download Deals for May 25: Free Overwatch Anniversary Weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, May 25, 2018 1:30pm PDT

It's been two years and you still don't own Overwatch? Fortunately, it's on sale and there's a free weekend going down right now.


Weekend PC Download Deals for May 25: Assassin's Creed Sale

By Ozzie Mejia, May 25, 2018 1:00pm PDT

The best of the Assassin's Creed games are on sale across multiple outlets this weekend, including Steam and the Ubisoft Store.


Reality Bytes: Archangel Hellfire VR Multiplayer

By Charles Singletary, May 25, 2018 11:00am PDT

Has the mech game of your dreams finally entered the VR scene?


"Can't seem to get this video to play for some reason... just a black screen."

- Gwyndion see all 3 comments

This Weekend in Esports: What to Watch from May 25-27

By Ozzie Mejia, May 25, 2018 7:30am PDT

The video game landscape is covered in competitive gaming. Shacknews would like to offer an overview of what to watch for this coming weekend. This Memorial Day weekend, Combo Breaker has arrived in Chicago!


Tespa Co-Founder Adam Rosen on Heroes of the Dorm, Hearthstone, and What's Next

By Ozzie Mejia, May 24, 2018 12:00pm PDT

Heroes of the Dorm and the Hearthstone Collegiate Championships are in the books. With the academic year finished, Shacknews speaks to Tespa co-founder Adam Rosen about this month's tournaments, as well as what's ahead for the leader in college esports.


Kingdom Hearts 3: Four Questions Following the Pre-E3 2018 Demo

By Ozzie Mejia, May 23, 2018 12:00pm PDT

After getting my first hands-on taste of Kingdom Hearts 3, I walked away from last week's demo with a couple of questions.


ASTRO BOT: Rescue Mission PSVR Hands-on Preview: The VR Platformer We've Been Waiting For

By Asif Khan, May 23, 2018 6:00am PDT

Shacknews took a look at the latest from the developers of Playroom. Is ASTRO BOT more than a cute new robot protagonist? Our preview.


"Yes! I was hoping they would make more PSVR with the robots and this is it"

- ErneX see all 16 comments

Creed: Rise to Glory PSVR Hands-on Preview: Cut Me, Mick

By Asif Khan, May 23, 2018 6:00am PDT

Shacknews took a look at the latest from VR developer Survios. Does the boxing game punch above its weight? Our preview.


Happy Hour: A Tuesday Treat

By Charles Singletary, May 22, 2018 2:55pm PDT

Come join the Shacknews crew as we wax poetic about various gaming announcements live on Twitch.


Dreams Hands-on Preview: Media Molecule's Masterpiece in the Making

By Asif Khan, May 21, 2018 6:00am PDT

Shacknews took a look at Media Molecule's next project last week at E3 Judges Week. Check out our preview.


"Yeah, it'll be interesting to see how it'll end up. An excellent tutorial is going to be a must ..."

- one random winner see all 3 comments

The Cartridge Family 037- E3 Predictions, Leaks and Rumors, Gamer Rage

By Joe Stasio, May 19, 2018 3:00am PDT

Spoiler Alert: Kratos removes his mask revealing that he was, in fact, Cory Barlog the whole time.


"When I was a kid I chucked Karate Champ against the wall and the chip came loose, that game ..."

- shadebane see all 7 comments

Weekend Console Download Deals for May 18: Free Rainbow Six Siege Weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, May 18, 2018 1:30pm PDT

The Rainbow Six Siege free weekend isn't just for PC owners, so grab your controllers, console owners!


Coins 2 Continue Episode 37 | Introducing Future Kids To Games

By Charles Singletary, May 18, 2018 1:30pm PDT

Another week, another fantastic episodic of gaming's dopest podcast featuring Katie and Charles.


Weekend PC Download Deals for May 18: PDXCON 2018 Weekend Sales

By Ozzie Mejia, May 18, 2018 1:00pm PDT

Paradox Interactive is hosting its annual PDXCON this weekend and many retailers are getting on board with sales on the publisher's best games.


"PAGING waxthirteen S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat - $4.99 (75% off)"

- TraptNSuit see all 4 comments