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by Steve Watts,, Nov 21, 2012 10:00AM PST

Hulu Plus is coming to Wii U today, marking the first video-on-demand service that just barely missed the system's launch. Read more

A nuclear testing town will never be the most stable of places, but Nuketown 2025 has had a right old time of things these past few days. Touted as a pre-order bonus for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, the revamp of classic Cod Blops map Nuketown was pulled from rotation yesterday, only to return in a new playlist following complaints from fans. Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, Nov 20, 2012 6:55AM PST

The Internet certainly wasn't quiet with its thoughts on Mass Effect 3, leading to BioWare taking the remarkable step of expanding its ending in free DLC. With the mysterious next game in the series, BioWare is asking fans for feedback early, currently curious about whether you fancy a sequel or prequel. Read more

Join Ryan Calavano on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today's Stories: - Wii U review: a week with Nintendo's new console - Shack PSA: Let your Wii U firmware update finish - New game releases of November 19-25 Read more

by Steve Watts,, Nov 19, 2012 1:30PM PST

Trine 2 developer Frozenbyte has complimented Nintendo's new guidelines for developers, including the ability to set prices, no cost for basic updates or downloadable content, the ability to put games on sale. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Nov 19, 2012 10:15AM PST

The Wii U console requires a day one patch to use the Nintendo Network functions, but interrupting the process could have consequences. Read more

A Wii U debug menu that was hacked over the weekend has been called a "mock up" by Nintendo. The menu has been removed, but that doesn't answer if some games spotted inside were legitimate, including Metal Gear Solid and Yoshi's Land. Read more

Ooh, aah, Grand Theft Auto V, how awfully exciting. Last week brought a shiny new trailer, more screenshots and a flood of new details but, sadly, no new word on release platforms beyond Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Though the series' core games have always hit PC, it seems this is still up in the air for V, or at least that's the official marketing message for now. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Nov 16, 2012 2:15PM PST

A web comic from Ubisoft details some of the story that leads up to the plot of ZombiU, set to launch this weekend with the Wii U system. Read more

The Wii U's TVii is coming in December, and VOD services like Netflix and Hulu are due "in the coming weeks," according to Nintendo. Read more

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