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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 16, 2013 8:45AM PDT

Movie tie-in games are rarely noteworthy, but the official adaptation of The LEGO Movie may well be worth our time because, well, it's made by the folks behind all the other LEGO games we've enjoyed. TT Games is bringing it to a whopping eight platforms in 2014, publisher Warner Bros. announced today. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 16, 2013 6:45AM PDT

Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl, Atlus' jazzed-up Nintendo 3DS version of its DS RPG Etrian Odyssey, now has a price and a release date--two fairly important details for launching any video game. It'll hit store shelves and the eShop on October 1 at $39.99. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 14, 2013 10:00AM PDT

Next week will bring the launches of Shin Megami Tensei IV, Dynasty Warriors 8, Mystic Chronicles, Time and Eternity, and, well, some other odds and ends. Read more

Captain Olimar and his Pikmin army join the Smash Bros roster. Read more

Nintendo has updated its StreetPass Mii Plaza with four new games. They cost $4.99 each, or $14.99 for the set. Read more

Nintendo is offering $30 in eShop credit (3DS or Wii U) if you purchase and register Fire Emblem: Awakening and Shin Megami Tensei 4 before August 31. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Jul 9, 2013 4:00PM PDT

Scribblenauts Unmasked will be available on PC, Wii U, and 3DS on September 24. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jul 8, 2013 12:00PM PDT

While no decent person is ever pleased to see layoffs in the video games industry, they're generally accepted as part of the way it currently runs. Not so at Nintendo, company president Satoru Iwata has said. Pleasantly, Nintendo's belief is that while layoffs will help finances in the short term, people who justifiably fear losing their jobs will make worse games. Read more

The winners in the annual Game Critics Award have been released for E3 2013, with Titanfall taking the top spot in all six of the categories it was nominated in, including Best of Show. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 30, 2013 12:45PM PDT

For some reason or another, everyone's being very coy about what they're releasing next week. Or perhaps almost nothing is coming out. We're getting the PC edition of gore 'em up Mortal Kombat, drive 'em up Trackmania 2 Valley, vamp 'em up Dark (delayed at short notice from last week), a Wii U re-release of fly 'em up Pilotwings, and potentially some exciting mysteries. Who knows? Read more

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