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by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 7, 2012 12:15PM PST

Nintendo's newest console, Wii U, has just arrived in the Shacknews offices. So of course, we unboxed it. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 7, 2012 10:00AM PST

How did Nintendo reconcile their desire for online safety with users' desire for an easier online experience? It's about making you get along with new people. Read more

The latest episode of Nintendo Direct showcases two of Wii U's upcoming online features: Wii U Chat, a built-in video chatting system that takes advantage of the GamePad's camera, and WaraWara Plaza. Read more

Shigeru Miyamoto says that Nintendo has struggled with some console-handheld connectivity in the past, but is considering ways to link up the Wii U and 3DS. Read more

The Wii U is launching on November 18, and while it is a momentous occasion for Nintendo, it is also a big day for 5th Cell, the creators of the Scribblenauts franchise. Scribblenauts Unlimited will be one of 23 available launch titles for the new console. The gravity of this opportunity is not lost on 5th Cell producer, Brittany Aubert. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Nov 5, 2012 12:45PM PST

Wii U demo kiosks are starting to hit retailers, so you can try it out for yourself if you want to get a hands-on. Read more

If you haven't heard, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 includes a remade version of the popular Nuketown map. And here's a first look. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Nov 1, 2012 11:00AM PDT

There's only a few weeks until Nintendo launches Wii U, its next home console. And today, Nintendo of America has finally unveiled the first TV ad for the system. Read more

Infinity Ward has issued a denial of yesterday's reports that a voice actor leaked word of Modern Warfare 4. Read more

FIFA Soccer 13 is now "the biggest sports launch of all-time," Electronic Arts has revealed, with 7.4 million copies sold through within its first four weeks of release. Read more

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