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  1. 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...
  2. News Bot

    Ice-T Teases 'Exclusive' Gears of War Announcement Coming This Week

    Though Cliff Bleszinski left Epic Games and Gears of War for greener (?) pastures with Boss Key Productions, cranking out the failed LawBreakers and the hot mess that is Radical Heights, the franchise wheels are still churning. Granted, it's been all quiet on the western front for Gears of War...
  3. News Bot

    Atari's Stock Is Up Nearly 50% Since Cryptocurrency Token Announcement

    In the world of gaming, there are few names that bring up more mixed emotions than Atari. Once the pioneers of home console gaming, the name has now become synonymous with speaker hats and Kickstarters to get their microtransaction-based mobile games onto Switch. Even their recently revealed new...
  4. News Bot

    Hearthstone Celebrates Update 10.2 with Wildfest Announcement

    The time has come for Hearthstone players. Update 10.2 is officially here and it's the one that reigns in several of the most out-of-control minions in the current Ranked meta. But Blizzard has also announced something special for Arena and Tavern Brawl players to go along with today's patch...
  5. News Bot

    PAYDAY Dev Teases Announcement For Their Next Game, Overkill's The Walking Dead

    In a little less than 24 hours, PAYDAY developer will announce more details about their next game. They did tease a countdown clock on their social media channels with the statement, "Washington is about to fall." Our Next Game...
  6. News Bot

    New Valkyria Project Announcement Coming Later This Month

    The Valkyria series arrived with a fresh, accessible take on the strategy genre and a lovely art style. The series experienced highs and lows on various platforms and a portal created by Sega has gone live, revealing that a new game based on the Valkyria properties will be revealed on November...
  7. Belos

    Event: Guild Wars 2 Expansion Announcement

    You’ve seen where one path ends, and it’s nearly time to learn where the Guild Wars 2 story will take you next. On Tuesday, August 1, tune in for a special livestream event at guildwars2.com/expansion as we announce the details of our second expansion! Tune in at 8:00 AM Pacific Time (UTC-7) on...
  8. sparkis

    Knights of the Frozen Throne Announcement

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DgaBjPyMtXo The announcement for the next expansion coming August, Knights of the Frozen Throne, has just been released. It has a very strong death theme to the whole set where all the player heroes have died. Some key things to note: Introduction of the Hero...
  9. hregiment

    Awards Announcement

    Since I have received a sum of coins for unknown reasons, I am assuming that I won some kind of award. Have the awards been posted and where? Inquiring minds want to know. Besides, Sauron is getting antsy.
  10. News Bot

    Microsoft E3 2017 Briefing Announcement Teases Project Scorpio

    Surprise! Microsoft is holding its E3 2017 press conference a day earlier than usual and the big announcement should have something to do with the company's upcoming hardware, Project Scorpio. OK, that's not a surprise, but the fact that the company is holding it briefing at The Galen Center in...
  11. A

    Public Service Announcement

    Hello Fever League of Legends, Over the past few days several members who attended the most recent LoL Academy have shared their experience with me. The told me how they really liked all the material the coaches talked about and they found it very helpful. However, they also told me of a very...
  12. Thaumius

    An Important Announcement

    On December 10 2016, I broke a 3rd monitor as said in my other post From that point, I was banned from playing hearthstone forever (parents still uncertain if I will get it back) I will reply to posts on feverclan on hearthstone and I can try to play hearthstone on my grace period times such...
  13. News Bot

    Shack Ten: Video games that changed dramatically between announcement and release

    This week, in honor of a weird spin-off game that went underground and emerged as Final Fantasy XV, we're talking about games that changed significantly between their announcement and release. Read on to see what the Shacknews editorial staff and Chatty community had to say about games that...
  14. News Bot

    Gearbox's Pitchford teases new game announcement later this week

    Randy Pitchford, CEO of Gearbox Software, loves to tease. He teased Borderlands 3 earlier this year, and now is hinting at a potential new Duke Nukem announcement later this week. In response to a fan tweet about how cool a Duke Nukem crossover with Gears of War would be, Pitchford tweeted "On...
  15. sparkis

    News: Live Post - Blizzcon Hearthstone Announcement

    Expansion: Mean Streets of Gadgetzan Slated for release early December 2016 Links: Mean Streets of Gadgetzen Expansion Page Extra! Extra! Mean Streets of Gadgetzan Revealed! Inside the Mean Streets of Gadgetzan at BlizzCon! Hearthpwn Blizzcon Card Reveals Watch updates live: Twitch - Over Now...
  16. sparkis

    Blizzcon Hearthstone Announcement - 4th Nov. 12:30pm PDT

    Came across this in the Blizzcon schedule. I take it this would be the likely time that they'll announce the next expansion and probably not much else given the length of time. Curious to see if they'll talk about anything else e.g. Heroic Brawl, future plans etc. Any other ideas of what...
  17. News Bot

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Announcement Teased by Rockstar Games on Twitter

    Rockstar Games took to social media this morning to post their company logo on a blood red background. The company is undoubtedly hyping up a long rumored sequel to their smash hit series, Red Dead Redemption. Gamers have been waiting for another chapter in the great story of the Marston...
  18. sparkis

    News: Hearthstone Expansion Announcement - 4th November

    An announcement for the new Hearthstone Expansion is expected to be made at Blizzcon on the 4th of November. HYPE! Source: Next Hearthstone Expansion Announcement Slated for November 4 - Hearthhead News - Hearthstone (one of a few) What are you guys hoping to see in the new expansion?
  19. News Bot

    Amazon May Have Just Ruined Apple's iPhone 7 Announcement

    Ahead of Apple's press conference that's rumored to reveal the next iPhone 7 and additional new announcements, Amazon seems to have spilled the beans on the iPhone 7. While the page has been taken down already, the internet never forgets, and as such we've had a chance to look at some of the...
  20. Requ1em

    Public Test Server Announcement

    Last week, we announced that Update 1.4 will focus entirely on improving the core gameplay experience, and that we want you to be part of it. Since then, we kick started our Agent Intel[forums.ubi.com] forum section to gather your feedback on several topics, opened registration to the Elite Task...
  21. News Bot

    Gran Turismo Sport being forced to enter pit road with delay announcement

    Sony and Polyphony Digital have announced Gran Turismo Sport is being delayed until 2017. Polyphony Digital founder Kazunori Yamauchi has revealed Gran Turismo Sport appears to be a much more ambitious game than the studio previously considered. “...as we approach our planned release date...
  22. News Bot

    Dark Souls 3 announcement teased for next week

    If you are still playing (and dying in) Dark Souls 3, then you will be interested to know that some big news is coming next week, possibly related to the first DLC for the game. The game's official Twitter account let fellow Ashen Ones said a "major announcement" is coming on August 24. We know...
  23. News Bot

    Fake Half-Life: 3 announcement spotted at Gamescom 2016

    Gamescom is taking place in Cologne, Germany this week, and while we can expect a few surprises to be unveiled at the show, what we didn’t expect to be among promotional images for upcoming games like Titanfall 2 and Watch Dogs 2 was one for Half-Life 3. Yes - you read that right...
  24. News Bot

    Apple iPhone 7 announcement coming on Sept. 7, according to report

    The new iPhone appears to be just a few weeks away from release as Apple will reportedly unveil the device on September 7. The September 7 date for Apple’s upcoming event is being reported by Bloomberg, which credits sources with knowledge of Apple’s upcoming plans. Apple spokesman...
  25. News Bot

    Watch Blizzard's Hearthstone announcement right here

    Earlier this week, Blizzard teased a "special Hearthstone announcement" during this week's ChinaJoy event. Lead designer Ben Brode will make the announcement tonight at 11pm Pacific / 2am Eastern on Blizzard's official Twitch channel. You can use the embedded video to follow along. While...