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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 29, 2014 6:40AM PST

Nintendo has issued a statement denying yesterday's reports that it will be releasing mini-game demos on mobile devices as promotional tools. It chalks up the Nikkei report to a misunderstanding of Iwata's statements. Read more

"The reasoning here is to give smartphone--only players a taste of the experience without making the actual game available on non-Nintendo devices and convert these users into Nintendo customers." Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 27, 2014 11:00AM PST

DICE is conducting a detailed poll to gauge interest in various balance adjustments for Battlefield 4. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 27, 2014 9:45AM PST

EA has released its Madden prediction for the Super Bowl, with a Madden NFL 25 simulation calling for the Broncos to win with a field goal in overtime. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 27, 2014 8:45AM PST

Smash Bros game director Masahiro Sakurai has detailed some of the changes coming to the edge-grabbing system in the next iteration. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 27, 2014 7:00AM PST

A district court judge has granted EA a new trial in the suit it lost against Robin Antonick, the original creator of the Madden series. Judge Charles Breyer stated the jury lacked the evidence for a proper ruling, and should have been comparing source code rather than visual similarities. Read more

Knapnok Games is ready to release their free update for Spin the Bottle: Bumpie's Party on February 13. If you don't own the game yet, get it now, because that day will also see the game's price get bumped up by $3. Read more

A new trailer for Call of Duty: Ghosts' Onslaught DLC delves into the new episodic Extinction campaign, showing how aliens came to terrorize Alaska. Read more

Activision and Beenox are preparing their upcoming tie-in to The Amazing Spider-Man 2 with a new trailer, debuting an interesting new take on classic villain Kraven the Hunter. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Jan 22, 2014 4:30PM PST

Shovel Knight is digging into a March 31 release on PC, Wii U, and 3DS and has unearthed a brand new trailer. Read more

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