Contests

Entertainment Photos

view more

Pass or Play?

More Reviews

  • 'Mortal Kombat 11' review: Flawed victory

    'Mortal Kombat 11' review: Flawed victory

    Shacknews.com In a gaming world filled with fighters, "Mortal Kombat" stands out as one of the genre's best and most recognizable franchises. It's on the Mount Rushmore of fighting games. Over the past decade, it's cemented its position there, given the series' resurgence since the 2011 "Mortal...

  • 'Unheard' review: The opening act

    'Unheard' review: The opening act

    Shacknews.com Bombarded by massive open-world games that consume so much time these days, there's something quite refreshing about finding bite-sized experiences. Interesting gameplay mechanics within a smaller scope can lead to some hidden gems, but potential doesn't always lead to success. In...

  • 'Super Dragon Ball Heroes World Mission' review: Mediocre power level

    'Super Dragon Ball Heroes World Mission' review: Mediocre power level

    Shacknews.com "Super Dragon Ball Heroes World Mission" is the latest video game adaptation of the beloved anime and manga series from the team at Bandai Namco. Although the franchise is known for its fighting games, "World Mission" looks to step away from that and move into the space of card battlers....

  • El Presidente returns in 'Tropico 6,' the latest strategic offering from the crew at Limbic Entertainment

    El Presidente returns in 'Tropico 6,' the latest strategic offering from the crew at Limbic Entertainment

    Shacknews.com Before jumping into "Tropico 6," I didn't imagine I would be spending nearly so much time in the game dealing with people. When I go into city building sims, I tend to think in terms of very basic rudiments, of building placement or available services, electric or sewer pipelines,...

  • 'The Division 2' review: Learning from their mistakes

    'The Division 2' review: Learning from their mistakes

    Shacknews.com Looter shooters have made a huge resurgence over the past several years, with big titles like "The Division" and "Destiny" helping to usher in a new generation for players who enjoy these games. Set seven months after the original game, "The Division 2" thrusts players into the dangerous...

Digital Plus

  • Severe weather, including heavy wind and rain, headed for Hampton Roads

    Severe weather, including heavy wind and rain, headed for Hampton Roads

    The work week is going to go out with a bang, or more likely the crack of lightning. Severe weather is expected to blast through the region beginning this afternoon and continuing through the evening, the National Weather Service said in its morning advisory. The storms will come in two waves,...

  • Navy man kills wife by shooting her in face during argument, Hampton police say

    Navy man kills wife by shooting her in face during argument, Hampton police say

    A woman stabbed her husband in the chest during a heated argument Sunday afternoon in their Hampton home, leaving him with a superficial wound, police say. Then he picked up a gun and shot her in the face, killing her, according to court documents. Christian Alexander Neal, 22 — a U.S. Navy sailor...

  • Police: Women injured in shooting's crossfire in Newport News

    Police: Women injured in shooting's crossfire in Newport News

    Two women suffered injuries not considered to be life-threatening after getting caught in a shooting’s crossfire in Newport News Thursday night, police said. The incident occurred shortly before 8:40 p.m. in the area of 9th Street and Ivy Avenue. Officers were called to the area for a report of...

  • VDOT: Disabled vehicle cleared on James River Bridge

    VDOT: Disabled vehicle cleared on James River Bridge

    A disabled vehicle has been cleared from a northbound lane on US-17 at the James River Bridge (Rte 17) in Newport News, VDOT reported via tweet. One lane of travel was closed and VDOT anticipated potential traffic delays.

63°