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by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Feb 13, 2014 2:38PM PST

Mario Kart 8 is coming on May 30, Nintendo announced today. It accompanied the announcement with a new trailer showing off the Koopa kids in their own racing karts. Read more

NES Remix is about to get a new partner release with NES Remix 2, which will feature all-new challenges from a whole new stack of games, ranging from 8-bit classics like Metroid, Kid Icarus, and Punch-Out. Read more

by Ozzie Mejia, shacknews.com, Feb 13, 2014 2:06PM PST

Today's Nintendo Direct kicked off with a new competitor for the new Super Smash Bros.: Little Mac from Punch-Out! Read more

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag's multiplayer "Guild of Rogues" DLC is available starting today, offering three characters for $2.99. Ubisoft also teased more free maps coming next week. Read more

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze won't shy away from offering a challenge, if Shacknews' hands-on is any indication. Read more

Ubisoft's Rabbids are coming to the big screen, as Ubisoft and Sony have announced a partnership to develop the franchise into a feature-length film. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Feb 10, 2014 10:15AM PST

Watch Dogs has been delayed on Wii U, as an earnings call from Ubisoft noted that most versions were still due in spring, but Wii U's version would come "at a later date." Read more

Though Warner Bros. acknowledges that Batman: Arkham Origins suffers game-breaking bugs which stop players from progressing through the game, it may never fix them. Instead, the development team is focused on the upcoming DLC story campaign. Between this and scrapping the Wii U edition of that DLC, it seems WB's commitment to the game is flagging. Read more

Skylanders is getting another iteration this year, and it will be helmed by original creators Toys for Bob. Read more

by Robert Workman, shacknews.com, Feb 7, 2014 12:30PM PST

A lot of excitement has been brewing for Keiji Inafune's Mega Man-like project Mighty No. 9, which raised record funds on Kickstarter last year and... Read more

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