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Last week, Shacknews' Sam Leichtamer attempted to play through League of Legends live on the Shacknews Twitch channel. It didn't quite work out so well, because of some technical difficulties. Now Sam returns to try again. And by golly, this time, it's going to happen! Read more

Double Fine revealed the first screenshots of Costume Quest 2, and announced that its platforms will include PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Read more

In 2011, Crytek announced their intention to developer a sequel to Homefront. Today, they've announced Homefront: The Revolution, which sees North Korea conquer the United States in 2025 and average citizens in Philadelphia fight for their freedom. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, May 31, 2014 3:00PM PDT

Indie developer Nicalis has announced that the upcoming masochistic platformer 1,001 Spikes will indeed release simultaneously on all of its intended platforms this coming Tuesday. June 3 will see 1,001 Spikes release on PC, PlayStation 4, Vita, Mac, as well as on Wii U and 3DS with a few caveats. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, May 30, 2014 1:00PM PDT

Hearthstone is out now on both PC and iPad. With new players joining the battle each day, Shacknews is closely examining each of the game's nine classes and learning how to play with all of them from the perspective of Chatty. Next up is Malfurion Stormrage, the Druid. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 30, 2014 12:15PM PDT

Gazillion Entertainment has announced that next month, to ring in the one-year anniversary of Marvel Heroes, it will introduce a "Marvel Heroes 2015" update. It will include a new end-game raid, and that date will also see the launch of the Mac open beta. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 30, 2014 7:30AM PDT

Comcept has released more footage of Mighty No. 9, showing off the stages of Mighty No. 2 and 5 (water and artillery-based, respectively). Read more

The Shacknews video crew has a strong affinity for League of Legends, especially Shacknews' Sam Leichtamer. Today, Sam demonstrates her League of Legends talents to a captive Shacknews audience, as she's joined by the video team's Joe and Andrew (via robot, of course) on the Shacknews Twitch Channel. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 28, 2014 10:15AM PDT

A new Shacknews video series looks at League's least popular characters, and attempts to crack the nut of how to actually make good use of them. Read more

by Robert Workman, shacknews.com, May 28, 2014 9:00AM PDT

The Sims 4 is seeing some expansion with a revised Build Mode. A new trailer shows it off. Read more