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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,, 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

by Andrew Yoon,, Jan 22, 2014 10:00AM PST

Created in Nintendo's vacuum, 3D World eschews modern gaming trends. It doesn't aspire to justify the medium to Hollywood types. Instead, it focuses on the singular goal of just being fun, gosh darn it. Read more

Nintendo's Satoru Iwata recently mentioned a "new business structure" in light of heavy losses, but more comments make it clear he's still hesitant to put their popular franchises on smartphones. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Jan 20, 2014 7:30AM PST

Game director Masahiro Sakurai posted a screenshot of what appears to be a single-player stage for the upcoming Smash Bros, though he reminded viewers that it's not a story mode like the Subspace Emissary from Brawl. Read more

by Andrew Yoon,, Jan 17, 2014 1:00PM PST

Rayman Legends is #9 in our Best of 2013. Read more

Facing its third year of continuous losses, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has commented on the struggles facing the company. In a surprise news... Read more

While the company originally anticipated a 55 billion yen (~$527 million USD) profit for the year, it now expects a loss of 25 billion yen (~$240 million USD). Read more

by Alice O'Connor,, Jan 12, 2014 1:00PM PST

Next week's not bulging with new releases, but still brings a few games of interest. Along with Assassin's Creed Liberation HD, we'll see the launch of The Banner Saga and Europa Universalis IV's expansion Conquest of Paradise. And we'll finally, finally get the hugely anticipated two-player swordfighting duel game Nidhogg. Read more

by Andrew Yoon,, Jan 10, 2014 12:00PM PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2014. Next up, we've got Andrew Yoon with his list of 2014 titles. Read more

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