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New releases for November 24-30

There aren't a whole lot of new releases coming up this holiday week, but there are still one or two to keep an eye out for. The big one for the week is the handheld Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth...Today

Chatty Twitch Highlights 43: Dragon Age: Inquisition, Chivalrous Shackbattles, and more

Thanksgiving is next week, meaning many of the major holiday titles are already out. Chatty has been diving into some of the latest games, as we check out some peeks into Dragon Age: Inquisition and C...Yesterday

Evolve DLC maps will be available for free

Evolve recently wrapped up its 'Big Alpha' period a few weeks ago and is preparing for its big 2015 launch. While post-support DLC maps are a given, Turtle Rock Studios creative director Phil Robb off...Yesterday

Weekend PC download deals: Pre-Black Friday

Next week is Black Friday and digital retailers are preparing to offer their best stuff. Of course, that means this week's deals aren't quite so hot.However, there are some gems to be found. Super Tim...Fri, Nov 21st

Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes PC specs revealed

More details are coming in about what the PC version of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes will contain. The game will run at 60 frames per second, while adding higher-resolution textures, additional l...Fri, Nov 21st

Uber Entertainment engineer/Chatty poster examines balance in Super Smash Bros.

With Super Smash Bros. for Wii U arriving today, the Shacknews Chatty community has been preparing for its imminent arrival in different ways. In the case of Chatty's lord cecil, also known as Uber En...Fri, Nov 21st

Shacknews Chattycast 21: WWE Supercard Smacktacular

This week, the Chattycast crew welcomes back WWE Supercard enthusiast Asif Khan, aka Briefcaseman. Together they talk about podcasts, WWE Supercard, the Wii U, WWE Supercard, combat in Assassin's Cree...Fri, Nov 21st

Tales From the Borderlands video goes behind-the-scenes with Gearbox

Telltale is preparing to release their story-based look into the Borderlands universe with Tales From the Borderlands. Of course, this is a decidedly different take on what's primarily been a first-pe...Fri, Nov 21st

TOME: Immortal Arena is a new fast-paced MOBA now available on Steam

Kixeye is announcing the launch of its latest title, TOME: Immortal Arena, on Steam today which is a new brawler MOBA that is said to deliver a “streamlined, fast-paced, action-first approach&rd...Fri, Nov 21st

Assassin's Creed Rogue Review: Rogue Rage

Take the gameplay from Assassin's Creed: Black Flag, give it a little tweak for a new time period and location, and feature a protagonist from the shadowy Templar Order. Sounds fantastically straightf...Fri, Nov 21st

Additional Splatoon story and gameplay details revealed

Nintendo’s Splatoon was introduced during E3 2014, which we learned a bit of the title’s single-player campaign from a Nintendo Direct stream earlier this month. Today, we’re learnin...Fri, Nov 21st

Killer Instinct Season 2 adds Kan-Ra this Monday

Killer Instinct: Season 2 is about to receive its next playable fighter soon as the Babylonian Sorcerer, Kan-Ra, will be joining the title’s roster of characters starting on Monday, November 24....Fri, Nov 21st

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Review: Crazy Eights

Nintendo is picking up its gloves once again and ready to duke it out in another round of Super Smash Bros, it's second outing in the last couple of months. I originally stated in the review for Super...Fri, Nov 21st

Destiny's The Dark Below opening cinematic leaked

Destiny’s first expansion, The Dark Below, is releasing on December 9, but if you absolutely can’t wait to get a taste of what Bungie has to offer, you could take solace now that its openi...Fri, Nov 21st

Sunset Overdrive going free for 24 hours on Nov. 22 for Xbox Live Gold members

Microsoft is celebrating Xbox One’s one-year anniversary this weekend by giving Xbox Live Gold members access to Sunset Overdrive for free for 24 hours.Beginning on Saturday, November 22nd at 12...Fri, Nov 21st

Shack Snack: November 20, 2014

Happy Thursday, all! It's time for your Shack Snack of the evening!A full month after the HBO Go app for Xbox One was spotted, it's finally been released.According to the announcement, the Xbox One ve...Thu, Nov 20th

Chatty Video Q&A: Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Blizzard is continuing to roll out new cards for the upcoming Hearthstone: Goblins vs. Gnomes expansion. We've previously spoken to Hearthstone software engineer Rachelle Davis about the upcoming new ...Thu, Nov 20th

Total War: Rome 2 DLC welcome the Black Sea Colonies

Sega and The Creative Assembly are continuing to roll out new content for Total War: Rome II. Today, they've deployed a new patch, as well as the game's latest batch of DLC called Black Sea Colonies.T...Thu, Nov 20th

Activision details Geometry Wars 3 pre-order exclusives

Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions will be released on November 25, and if you have yet to pre-order the game, Activision has announced a number of incentives to earn your hard-earned money just a littl...Thu, Nov 20th

Call of Duty: Heroes builds its bases on iOS and Windows 8 tablets today, Android soon

Activision’s Call of Duty series is once again heading to your mobile devices, but instead of being a first-person shooter as fans would expect, Call of Duty: Heroes is a 3D combat strategy game...Thu, Nov 20th