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Guitar Hero 3 Gains Aerosmith, Bloc Party, Sonic Youth, The Killers, White Zombie, Many More

By Chris Faylor, Oct 03, 2007 7:26am PDT

Sixteen more Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock of the tracks were revealed by publisher Activision today, adding songs from bands such as Aerosmith,...


"This is the best track list yet, Stricken by disturbed is going to be awesome, cant wait!!!"

- The Manatee see all 19 comments

New James Bond Details Emerge

By Chris Faylor, Aug 22, 2007 9:12am PDT

Publisher Activision has doled out a few morsels of information on its plans for the James Bond property. Referred to as "the company's newest...


"Yeah, seriously. Treyarch made CoD3, I believe. That was one of the most boring FPSes I've ..."

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Vicarious Visions' CA Office Closed

By Nick Breckon, Jun 07, 2007 9:56am PDT

Activision yesterday ordered the closing of the Mountain View, CA office of developer Vicarious Visions.


"rofl, i wonder how they did it all by themselves as well, its pretty amazing."

- sweetnutz see all 6 comments

Vicarious Vision Execs Protest NY Games Legislation

By Chris Faylor, Jun 05, 2007 10:14am PDT

Vicarious Visions CEO and CCO Karthik Bala and president Guha Bala (both pictured left) have written an open letter to New York legislators,...


"No, he needs to be polite as possible. Politicians are arrogant and they don't want their egos ..."

- Sturm08 see all 10 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Apr 06, 2007 8:00pm PDT

Cullen and Welker return as Optimus Prime and Megatron in Transformers game [ps2] [ps3] [xbox360] [wii] Activision today announced that fan...


"I'm glad Cullen and Welker are back to profit on my childhood memories, but who did the voice ..."

- axiomatic see all 49 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Mar 14, 2007 8:20pm PDT

Koei reveals oddly named RPG for Wii [wii] Koei, the prolific publisher best known for releasing Omega Force's Dynasty Warriors series and its...


"haha seriously this is the game i've been waiting for to get a 360"

- Zibro see all 16 comments

Wii Launch Lineup Release List

By Chris Remo, Nov 18, 2006 12:55pm PST

Wii's official release date in North America is tomorrow, but for those of you planning on picking one up at midnight, here's what should be...


"neon purple launch titles ... golly. Chris, you're puttin' on the glitz. "

- sHugamom see all 46 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Nov 08, 2006 8:00pm PST

Bushnell: "Sony shot themselves in the foot" [ps3] [xbox360] [nintendo] Business publication Red Herring spoke this week to Atari founder and...


"jrk9, you had better tell your friends they are camping out, paying huge prices on ebay, and ..."

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Monday Afternoon New Releases and ShackReviews

By Chris Remo, Oct 23, 2006 11:07am PDT

Here you go! This Week's New Releases PS2 .hack//G.U. vol. 1//Rebirth (CyberConnect2 | Tue. | PS2) Disney's Chicken Little: Ace in Action...


"The blurb says a Tuesday release for Dark Messiah, but it won't be unlocked on Steam until the ..."

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Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Oct 11, 2006 8:30pm PDT

So did you guys notice that Double Fine's Psychonauts (PS2, Xbox, PC) has been added to Steam? In case you haven't seen me mention the game eight...


"damn, guess not. I can hook up an xbox 360 via VGA to my CRT projector but not the wii :( ..."

- monohydrate see all 87 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Sep 15, 2006 8:30pm PDT

The Wii news continues... Nintendo Release More Wii Launch and System Details [nintendo] Nintendo today revealed launch date and pricing...


"Blazing Angels as a launch title? I hope they fix the godawful voices and the comic font subtitles."

- SixDemonBag see all 227 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Aug 16, 2006 8:15pm PDT

It's not really the Shack's coverage area, but German publisher dtp announced today that it will be publishing a new adventure game by acclaimed...


"but wasn't this mainly for the kinda dated graphics and somewhat broken controls rather than the ..."

- yuried see all 117 comments

Independent Games Festival 2007 Announced

By Chris Remo, Jun 27, 2006 12:13pm PDT

The CMP Group has officially announced the rules, deadlines, and prizes for the 2007 Independent Games Festival, to be held during next year's Game...


"Thanks for the link - never heard of this. I just played the current version and it's really ..."

- Vangoghs Ear see all 10 comments

Late Night Consoling

By Chris Remo, Jun 12, 2006 8:00pm PDT

Steve, I do believe you could get your ass kicked saying something like that. MS' Moore Clarifies Back. Compat. Comments: He Cares [xbox360]...


"By all accounts, that was fixed in a later update. (Ninja Gaiden) Plus hardware compatibility ..."

- Fayk see all 81 comments

Sunday Evening New Releases and ShackReviews

By Chris Remo, May 07, 2006 4:00pm PDT

Check it out, SiN Episodes is here this week. Now why would they go and release that right when all of us journalist types are at E3? This...


"The employee room in the bank issue was there from v1.0. It's an incorrect collision volume on ..."

- Ritual-MikeR see all 42 comments