Mortal Kombat 1 review: Bloody kreative
Mortal Kombat 1 is a radical reimagining of the 30-year mythology, and the most creative entry in the franchise to date.
Becoming Doom Guy: John Romero on his memoir and a life in games
Legendary designer John Romero joined Shacknews editor David L. Craddock at San Diego Comic Con 2023 to discuss his book, his philosophy on forgiveness, and more.
How Tears of the Kingdom could tie together Zelda's timeline
With Tears of the Kingdom less than a month away, Zelda fans are debating where it fits on the timeline--but what if that line isn't a line at all?
PC is the best way to play Resident Evil 4
After playing the game on two machines, we feel confident giving Resident Evil 4's PC version a strong recommendation, with a few minor caveats.
Shacknews Hall of Fame: Class of 2022
The Shacknews Hall of Fame Class of 2022 welcomes creators, games, platforms, and other influences on our industry from 1997 and earlier.
The Shacknews Hall of Fame
The Shacknews Hall of Fame celebrates the teams, games, and hardware that have influenced video game development, culture, and the industry at large.
How Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3's Tier List Determined the Best Fighters
Some of Ultimate MK3's best players break down the game's best characters, and how those killers rose to prominence over nearly 30 years of play.
Unraveling the mystery behind Diablo's multiple release dates
Diablo turns 25 today, and it turns 25 next month. Which is the true release date? The answer depends on where you lived.
Shacknews Hall of Fame: Class of 2021
The inaugural Shacknews Hall of Fame class welcomes the games, developers, hardware, and more that have influenced our hobby for 25 years or more.
Setting the stage at Mainstage
Hot off of the record-shattering trail of Ultimate Summit 3, BTSSmash is back in a major way!