2018

  1. Flux

    Heroes of the Storm: Patch Notes — July 25, 2018

    Heroes of the Storm: Patch Notes — July 25, 2018 Hero Changes Azmodan Murky Sgt. Hammer Alarak Fenix Genji Kael'thas Hanzo Raynor Tracer Deckard Malfurion Artanis Blaze Cho Diablo Yrel Heroes of the Storm: Patch Notes — July 25, 2018
  2. Shiny

    Live Patch Notes - July 10, 2018

    Heroes of the Storm Patch Notes – July 10, 2018 - Heroes of the Storm
  3. News Bot

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

    Last week, Shacknews was among the outlets with the first opportunity to go hands-on with Kingdom Hearts 3 for the first time. It was a long time coming. It was a very long time coming. And the demo certainly did not disappoint, showing off many of Sora's classic abilities, as well as some new...
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    Michele Morrow Leads Hosts For ELEAGUE Street Fighter 5 Invitational 2018

    ELEAGUE is set to kick off its Street Fighter V Invitational 2018 event soon, welcoming in some of the best fighting game players in the world, as well as a pair of competitors from the recent The Challenger reality show that aired on TBS over the past month. But there is one question going in...
  5. proteggiore

    Event: May 2018 FSL

    Tournament Bracket for May: Fever Star League - FSL May 2018 - Platinum/Diamond/Masters Division - Challonge Fever Star League - FSL May 2018 - Bronze/Silver/Gold Division - Challonge Hello all. Sorry for the delay. Due to the low participation in the last tournament and...
  6. News Bot

    No Borderlands 3 at E3 2018, According to Gearbox

    Shackers have been dying to see or hear anything about Borderlands 3 for years, and sadly they will have to wait longer than E3 2018. A representative from Gearbox Software announced to a room of journalists earlier today that there will be no Borderlands presence at E3 whatsoever. Gearbox...
  7. News Bot

    Good Shepherd Entertainment and Friends Announce Dates for Indie Heaven at E3 2018

    If you're going to E3 2018, set aside some time in your schedule to walk rght across the street from the Los Angeles Convention Center around the Devolver Lot to take part in IndiE3, or Indie Heaven. It's a three-day celebration of indie gaming where you can take part in meetings with indie game...
  8. News Bot

    Universite Laval Wins 2018 Heroes of the Dorm

    The field of 64 in this year's Heroes of the Dorm came down to four teams on Saturday. At the end of the night, only one team stood above the rest. Université Laval crushed the University of Buffalo 3-0 to become the 2018 Heroes of the Dorm champions, capping off a dominant weekend for...
  9. News Bot

    Université Laval Wins 2018 Heroes of the Dorm

    The field of 64 in this year's Heroes of the Dorm came down to four teams on Saturday. At the end of the night, only one team stood above the rest. Université Laval crushed the University of Buffalo 3-0 to become the 2018 Heroes of the Dorm champions, capping off a dominant weekend for...
  10. News Bot

    PSA: BlizzCon 2018 Tickets Go On Sale Tonight

    Looking to attend BlizzCon this year? The annual convention for everything Blizzard Entertainment is set to return to the Anaheim Convention Center on November 2 and 3. For those who may have forgotten, tickets go on sale tonight! Photo credits: Blizzard Entertainment Tickets are set to go...
  11. News Bot

    Dota 2 International 2018 Battle Pass Includes Battle Royale-Like Underhollow

    The International is set to return for 2018. The biggest event of the Dota 2 season and also one of the biggest esports tournaments of the year, thousands of people congregate annually to Seattle to check out which team will reign supreme. On Tuesday afternoon, Valve offered up details on the...
  12. News Bot

    Square Enix Sets E3 2018 Showcase for June 11

    The E3 2018 press conferences are starting to take shape. While the big three publishers have their times seemingly in place, it's not the top developers that are sorting themselves out. The latest is Square Enix, which has cemented its timeslot just before this year's big convention. Save the...
  13. Menicejw86

    Updates: In September 2018, Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem:Beta!

    Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem :: Past content, future content, Beta, and a nice surprise!
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    Overwatch World Cup 2018 Groups Announced

    The Overwatch World Cup is getting ready to make the trip to this year's BlizzCon. Dozens of countries have been competing for the chance to make the Overwatch World Cup field and on Tuesday evening, Blizzard announced the groups that will advance to the next stage of competition. Here are the...
  15. News Bot

    Sega Game Gear Sold One Game in Q1 2018, According to the NPD

    The Sega Game Gear was an excellent handheld, and I'm still using mine on a regular basis. I love to play Defenders of Oasis, for one, a childhood favorite of mine. We haven't heard a lot about the Game Gear in some time, unfortunately, but that doesn't make it any less cool or useful. It looks...
  16. News Bot

    QuakeCon 2018 Registration Announcement Delayed

    QuakeCon is one of our favorite events of the year at Shacknews and it is coming back to the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center on August 9-12. The organizers had previously announced that the BYOC (Bring-Your-Own-Computer) area wouild be twice the size. Sadly, we haven't head much about...
  17. News Bot

    Nintendo Details E3 2018 Plans and Confirms Time and Date of Video Presentation

    Nintendo just announced their plans for E3 2018. The Big N will host two esports tournaments for Super Smash Bros and Splatoon 2 and plans on breaking the internet on June 12 at 9 AM PT with a new Nintendo Direct. The Nintendo E3 2018 video presentation will focus on new Nintendo Switch titles...
  18. News Bot

    Devolver Digital co-founder Mike Wilson Talks Reboot Develop 2018 & Indies

    Shacknews sat down with Mike Wilson of Devolver Digital to chat about all things indie gaming, including the recent Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass announcement, which was a pleasant surprise for FPS fans, especially those into the kind of twitch action Serious Sam provides. "It's been interesting...
  19. News Bot

    PS Plus Free Games For May 2018 Barely Go Beyond: Two Souls

    Lining right up with Quantic Dreams upcoming release of Detroit: Become Human, PlayStation Plus is welcoming their previous effort Beyond: Two Souls in May's lineup. Other than that, the fare for this month is rather light. PlayStation Plus's lineup for May, as revealed on the PlayStation Blog...
  20. News Bot

    State of Decay 2, PES 2018, Highlight Xbox Game Pass Additions For May 2018

    Despite indie retailers dropping Xbox support because of it, Microsoft set some lofty goals for its Game Pass subscription service with a 2018 schedule that features Crackdown 3, a future Halo game, and a promise to include other major Xbox exclusives on launch day. With May nearly upon us...
  21. News Bot

    What Engine Does God of War 2018 Run On?

    Given that Kratos' latest outing in the recently released 2018 series entry God of War is beautiful to behold, many players were hoping to learn more about the game engine and other technologies used by the development team at SIE Santa Monica Studios. Gamers may have noticed that the game's...
  22. News Bot

    Super Metroid Returns at Summer Games Done Quick 2018 (But Not As the Main Event)

    Games Done Quick is returning for its second week of speedrunning for charity at the end of June. And with Summer Games Done Quick two weeks away, the folks at GDQ have released the full schedule. Earlier this year, Awesome Games Done Quick made headlines by being the first GDQ since the...
  23. News Bot

    Best Steam Spring VR Sale 2018 Deals

    Valve has announced a Steam VR Spring Sale on their store and Shacknews has compiled a list of some of the very best deals. The sale ends on Monday at 10 AM PT. Please take a look. Best Steam Spring VR Sale 2018 Deals Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes -50% off - $7.49 Raw Data -30% - $27.99...
  24. proteggiore

    Event: Sign-Up FSL May 2018

    The sign ups for FSL May 2018 are now open! If you'd like to participate, please post your battle tag below. As with the the last couple months' sign ups; please post your league as well (Of the race you intend to play). If there are enough sign ups, I will split the BSG and GPD players into...
  25. News Bot

    IRS Extends 2018 Tax Filing Deadline by 24 Hours Due to eFile Outage

    Taxes - I pay them, you pay them, and Amazon doesn’t pay them (according to the President of the United States). They are an inescapable part of our lives and filing them can be a real headache. The headache can get worse if you are unable to file in time due to computer errors out of your...