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The Mushroom Kingdom is a horrifying place. At least, that's the lesson to be learned from this new two minute trailer for Mario Kart 8. Read more

Rosalina and Luma have come crashing in from Super Mario Galaxy to do battle in the Super Smash Bros. arena on both Wii U and 3DS. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 18, 2013 9:10AM PST

Wii Sports Club debuted with tennis and bowling, but if you want a little more up your sleeve to help settle family arguments over Christmas, Nintendo has you covered. Golf has rolled out onto Wii U today, with the same price model of $1.99 to play all three sports for one day or $9.99 to keep Golf forever. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 18, 2013 7:30AM PST

Nintendo has shook up some of its classic NES games in a compilation named NES Remix, which either smooshes several together ("mashes them up," in the vernacular) or changes them for cheeky challenges. In a fine feat of secret-keeping, it was only announced this morning and is already to download on Wii U for $14.99. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Dec 18, 2013 7:22AM PST

Sonic Lost World for Wii U is getting two DLC packs based on popular Nintendo franchises. The first, Yoshi's Island Zone, is available now for free. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Dec 18, 2013 7:09AM PST

Nintendo narrowed the release windows for two of its first-party titles today. Both Yoshi's New Island for 3DS and Mario Kart 8 for Wii U will launch in spring 2014. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Dec 18, 2013 6:56AM PST

Nintendo announced Dr. Luigi today, a spin-off of Dr. Mario with modes from past games and a new "Operation L" mode with combination pills. It's coming December 31. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Dec 18, 2013 6:45AM PST

A crossover between The Legend of Zelda and Dynasty Warriors may not be something you've clamoured for, but it's something you're getting. Nintendo today announced Hyrule Warriors for Wii U, a spin-off from Tecmo Koei's hack 'n' slash series which series Link murdering hordes of monsters. Read more

505 Games has acknowledged a delay for the Wii U version of How To Survive, noting that it's now slated for a 2014 release. Read more

Activision warned investors that it expected lower year-over-year sales of Call of Duty this year, but an analyst says the sales may be flagging even more than projected. Read more

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