Look, Shacknews, I’m a cowboy! Howdy, howdy, howdy! Time to mosey off into this week’s Evening Reading.
In case you missed it at Shacknews:
- Pupperazzi review: Barker! Get me pictures of dogs!
- OlliOlli World’s fresh art style gives the series new life
- Indie-licious Side Dishes: Sucker for Love: First Date, Babble Royale, & Blade Assault
- Ghostwire Tokyo PlayStation Store leak suggests a possible March release
- Unboxing & review: Pokemon Fusion Strike Elite Trainer Box
- Life is Strange: Remastered Collection delayed on Nintendo Switch
- Raven Software QA team forms Game Workers Alliance union
- A Memoir Blue creator talks about loosely adapting her childhood
- Shack Chat: What dormant Activision Blizzard franchise do you want revived by Microsoft?
And, because it’s the weekend, go find yourself something to play!
- Weekend Console Download Deals for Jan. 21: ID@Xbox Thrills and Chills
- Weekend PC Download Deals for Jan. 21: Humble Winter Sale continues
Around the gaming horn
Ready to relive the adventures of Nathan Drake? Check out this trailer for Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection before it hits the PS5 next week. (PC owners, don’t worry, it’s coming for you later this year.)
If you’re waiting to get serious, here’s the first 10 minutes of the new standalone expansion to Serious Sam 4. It’s Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem and it’s out this Tuesday!
Here’s the latest reveal for the upcoming Total War: Warhammer 3. It’s the new Daemon Prince, a new playable Legendary Lord. The time to take up arms against the Ruinous Powers is almost at hand when Toral War: Warhammer 3 hits on February 17 on PC. And it will be day one on PC Game Pass.
A new challenger approaches.
— Aerial_Knight (@aerial_knight)
The list of Steam Deck supported games is growing. Check out Aerial_Knight’s Never Yield on Valve’s handheld.
What is River City Girls Zero? Watch this primer and find out.
Hey Nintendo Switch friends:
Don’t forget to log into Exo Outfitters and claim your “Power” bundle! For the rest of you, you can still grab it as long as you purchase before the end of February!🤖🤖 pic.twitter.com/NilZTHxp95
— ASTRONEER – Now on Nintendo Switch!! (@astroneergame)
And don’t forget to pick up some Metroid-themed items for your Switch copy of Astroneer!
And now… Other Stuff From The Internet!!!
Today in ugly apes
whatever you do, please don’t right click this, “save-as”, and set it as your pfp, don’t, i own this
i spent our entire marketing budget on it and i don’t want to lose my job pic.twitter.com/6mbIyXGHMn
— Fall Guys 👑 (@FallGuysGame)
I don’t think they have to worry about anybody saving that as their profile pic.
Who did this? 😂
Ping : a short story. pic.twitter.com/JqN5zN1gml
— Kummer Speck (@2Canadians)
Go restart your router, just in case.
Spice up your life
I’ve created the fabled Spice Girls Melange and put the Spice Girls into Dune. pic.twitter.com/bMqiEidloo
— Matthew Highton (@MattHighton)
Remember how much fun music videos used to be back in the day?
*sips from bong*
Pepperidge Farm remembers.
Maximilian and his crew check out some old school video game commercials. You know how much we love old commercials here at Shacknews.
Riddle me this!
This is why The Batman is 3 hours long. pic.twitter.com/htQDJsgdZ7
— The Moonlight Warrior 🌙 (@BlackMajikMan90)
It’s worth it when you finally find the last one!
— Michael Julius (@juliusaurus)
Go play Windjammers 2, people! It’s on Game Pass!
Halo-ing with the Shacknews staff
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IT’S STILL REAL TO ME, DAMMIT!
Welcome back, Mox!
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW)
And here’s your Friday night posedown, courtesy of tonight’s episode of AEW Rampage.
Tonight in video game music
A little game called Nobody Saves the World came out this week, so let’s celebrate by chilling with the full soundtrack! (This is on Game Pass, too, btw!)
That’s your Evening Reading to send you into the fourth weekend of 2022. Keep the spirit of the classic Evening Reading alive by jumping into the comments about whatever you see here or whatever randomness you’d like to discuss. Join the conversation and dive into the Shacknews Chatty comment thread below. I’ll see you all next week!