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by Steve Watts,, Jun 12, 2014 8:00AM PDT

Mario Maker is an interesting concept and the tools work intuitively, but a lot of its success will rely on sharing features that haven't been detailed yet. Read more

This year's E3 marked one of the first opportunities for fans to go hands-on with Super Smash Bros. on both Wii U and 3DS. Has the wait been worth it so far? Shacknews' own Sam Leichtmer heads to the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center to get reaction from players fresh off their hands-on time with the new brawler from Nintendo. Read more

Masahiro Sakurai headed up a developer roundtable for Super Smash Bros. late Tuesday night. After breaking down a 2+ hour discussion, I came out with these five main takeaways from the informative session. Read more

The perpetually hungry Pac-Man has a new hunger: your tears. Nintendo announced at a special Smash Bros event tonight that Pac-Man will be part of the roster in the upcoming Smash Bros for 3DS and Wii U. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Jun 10, 2014 7:19PM PDT

Mario vs Donkey Kong was announced for Wii U today, through a trailer released alongside Nintendo's digital showcase. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Jun 10, 2014 10:29AM PDT

During Nintendo’s E3 conference today, series producer Eiji Aonuma introduced a new Zelda game slated for 2015. Though a title hasn’t been given, his description gave more details on how we can expect the series to evolve. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Jun 10, 2014 9:47AM PDT

Today's Nintendo digital event at E3 closed with a teaser for at least one more character in Smash Bros. Kid Icarus' goddess Palutena has joined the fray, and the trailer ended with another teaser implying that Dark Pit might be playable as well. Read more

by Robert Workman,, Jun 10, 2014 9:38AM PDT

Link will be battling hundreds this September. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Jun 10, 2014 9:31AM PDT

Bayonetta 2 on Wii U will include the first Bayonetta game as well. Read more

by Steve Watts,, Jun 10, 2014 9:22AM PDT

The Captain Toad mini-game from Super Mario 3D World is getting a standalone release. Captain Toad's Treasure Tracker is set to release this holiday for Wii U. Read more

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