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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 15, 2013 5:00PM PDT

Remember that old stuff? Well it's coming back a bit newer. In this case, we're talking Putty Squad, a updated take on the classic platformer from 1994. System 3 has talked idly about the game for several years, including aborted plans for it to be a European Vita launch title, but today dropped a trailer and word that it's coming to a whole heap of platforms. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 15, 2013 8:30AM PDT

How pleasant that Capcom this week announced a western release for courtroom thriller Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies, but how curious that it'll only be available via download in the 3DS eShop. It's a popular series, isn't it? Not enough to justify a retail release too, Capcom says. Read more

Scribblenauts Unmasked for 3DS, Wii U, and PC promises to feature all the DC Comics characters--and not just characters from the New 52. "Even characters that appeared in one panel in one comic in 1976" can be found in the game, Warner Bros promises. Read more

Namco Bandai declares that "Pac is back!" in Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures, featuring a new 3D platforming adventure, new power-ups, and a new nose! Read more

"Oh my Glob!" you gasped when Adventure Time creator Pendleton Ward first talked about a video game of the fine cartoon series. What a shame that Hey Ice King! Why'd you steal our garbage?! only hit handhelds, then. Steel yourself, heroes, as D3Publisher today announced a new game, snappily named Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I DON'T KNOW!. It's coming to PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U, and 3DS with four-player co-op t'boot. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 14, 2013 7:15AM PDT

Nintendo dropped a Pokébomb this morning, with news including confirmation that Pokémon X and Pokémon Y are set in the new region of Kalos, whose capital Lumiose City boasts an awfully Eiffel-ish tower. The publisher lifted the wraps off another four new Pokémon, with the most exciting being the ridable Gogoat. It's a goat which goes. Read more

Capcom has finally announced a US release of Ace Attorney 5, now called Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 6, 2013 12:00PM PDT

Nintendo has announced that The Starship Damrey, the first game in Level-5's "Guild02" set, is coming on May 16. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, May 5, 2013 6:00AM PDT

Next week is a little light on new releases. Perhaps everyone's tired after the initial burst of spring exuberance. Still, we'll see the PC-wide release of Pinball FX2, Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move, a PS2 Classic release of Fatal Frame 2, and some other odds and ends. Read more

A Link to the Past is getting a proper sequel on 3DS. And one of Link's new abilities is actually inspired by Ocarina of Time. Read more

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