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by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Aug 12, 2013 6:30AM PDT

Wii U is still being outsold by the largely sunset Wii. While the figures are far from ideal, Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata insists that price is not the issue, pointing to sales of the Deluxe edition as proof. Read more

If you're new to Splinter Cell, this "101" video released by Ubisoft will provide an effective primer for what to expect. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 11, 2013 9:00AM PDT

"Oh, the summer video game drought!" fools lament. Tush and fie! Maybe the shelves are looking a little empty, but download stores are bulging with wonders next week. My pick of the week is first-person explorer Gone Home, and we'll also get Disney Infinity, punk beat 'em up Charlie Murder, co-op heister Payday 2, DuckTales Remastered, shiny tabletop adaptation Space Hulk, and Europa Universalis IV. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 9, 2013 6:00PM PDT

The mobile games Squids are being compiled for the 3DS and Wii U eShops, coming this fall. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 9, 2013 10:30AM PDT

A demo for The Wonderful 101 has hit the Wii U eShop today. Read more

Platinum's Hideki Kadima is touting the depth of The Wonderful 101, going as far as to say that the first playthrough of the game will feel more like a "tutorial." Read more

Cubemen 2 is coming to Wii U, and will mark the first indie game on the platform to feature cross-platform play with its PC, Mac, Linux, and iOS counterparts. Read more

Nintendo's Satoru Iwata says that putting its franchises on other platforms might gain some 'short-term profit,' but would not be responsible in terms of the company's long-term future. Read more

It's time for Activision to announce the final DLC pack for Black Ops 2. "Apocalypse" will be first on Xbox Live on August 27, with other platforms to follow. The final expansion adds four multiplayer maps, as well as a new Zombies experience called "Origins." Read more

Infinity Ward executive producer Mark Rubin says that the dramatic shift actually benefited the company and the brand by better preparing the studio for the rigors of next-gen development. Read more

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