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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 6, 2014 8:45AM PST

Nintendo was forced to cancel an NES Remix competition, after discovering that the time attack challenge was compromised by an exploit. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jan 6, 2014 6:00AM PST

The first full week of 2014 brings a respectable lineup of new releases, including Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance's PC edition, the PS4 port of Don't Starve, Chibi-Robo! Photo Finder, an Early Access version of the Dismount series' latest wacky physics murder sim, and more. Read more

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata says it must adopt platforms similar to iOS and Android. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Dec 27, 2013 11:40AM PST

After getting rocked by high traffic volume on Christmas Day, the Nintendo eShop will undergo 12 hours of maintenance today from 1 PM to 1 AM PST. Read more

There sure are a lot of princesses in the upcoming Super Smash Bros game for Wii U and 3DS. Princess Zelda has now joined the confirmed roster for the upcoming brawler. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Dec 23, 2013 3:30PM PST

A new title update introduces a brand new mode to Call of Duty: Ghosts. The new "Heavy Duty" mode increases player health. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Dec 23, 2013 11:30AM PST

Indie studio Nyamyam has revealed a new trailer for Tengami, their Indiecade-nonimated pop-up adventure that's set to hit iOS in early 2014, with PC, Mac, and Wii U versions coming later in the year. Read more

Nintendo is now selling a "high-capacity" Wii U GamePad battery that lasts up to 8 hours, rather than the 3-5 of the one included in the box. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 22, 2013 8:00AM PST

Given that next Tuesday is Christmas Eve, it's not surprising that few games are coming out next week. In fact, it's almost surprising how many are. The two headliners are Zen Pinball 2 for PlayStation 4 and Halo: Spartan Assault for Xbox One, so we'll get a few next-gen funsies for Crimbo. For people who prefer practical gifts, Pokémon Bank is coming too. Read more

Surprise! Call of Duty: Ghosts will have a season pass. Read more

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