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Nintendo has finally announced the final plans for Wii U's North American launch Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Sep 13, 2012 7:05AM PDT

With the Wii U presentation in New York right around the corner, the first details emerge: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is confirmed for the console. Read more

Today's the day Nintendo starts actually confirming solid Wii U launch details, and it kicked off in the wee small hours of the morning with Japan. Nintendo revealed that its new console will launch over there on December 8 and come in both 8GB and 32GB models, starting at around $340--more than a 4GB Xbox 360 or 160GB PlayStation 3 costs there. Read more

We polled a few of the Shack staff to see what they think will come out of Nintendo's Wii U conference tomorrow morning. Read more

Tekken Tag Tournament 2 fans have uncovered several hidden characters on the disc, likely giving us an early look at upcoming DLC. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 7, 2012 7:30AM PDT

One of the many wonders of the Internet is that we can watch television commercials without even owning a television, getting our recommended daily amount of warm, friendly product information direct through the tubes. Thank you, Internet, you've changed the world. And brought us the Assassin's Creed III commercial shown during the first match of the American football season on Wednesday. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Sep 6, 2012 1:00PM PDT

Ubisoft has put the Wii U version of Ghost Recon Online on hold indefinitely so it can focus exclusively on the game for PC. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Sep 4, 2012 9:00AM PDT

It's been 10 years since the original Tekken Tag Tournament first saw the light of day, but the game has retained a cult following amongst fighting game fans. Namco Bandai now had a follow-up ready, bringing the tag mechanics of the first game to the current generation of consoles. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Sep 4, 2012 8:00AM PDT

Nintendo's downloadable offerings have been a bit lacklustre on the Wii, DSi, and 3DS, but at least one corker's in the bag for the Wii U. Ron Gilbert and Double Fine's platforming adventure game The Cave is coming to Nintendo's new console via the eShop, DF confirmed over the weekend at PAX Prime. Which is about all we know, really. Read more

Namco Bandai is ready to jump into the fray with the World Tekken Federation, the first stat tracking service created for a fighting game. Read more

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