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5th Cell is reportedly working on a new Scribblenauts game that will feature DC superheroes. It's said to be debuting at this year's E3, and coming for PC, Wii U, and 3DS. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 26, 2013 6:45AM PDT

Nintendo has launched the Wii U's spring update, bringing the firmware up to version 3.0.0 U with shiny features including faster menu loading and background downloading. It also has loads of little tweaks which, while not hugely exciting, will make using your Wii U generally more pleasant. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Apr 25, 2013 11:00AM PDT

Old school beat out new school in the vote for cover athlete of Madden NFL 25. Retired Detroit Lions star Barry Sanders survived six rounds of voting to beat out current Minnesota Vikings phenom Adrian Peterson, it was revealed on ESPN 2 last night. Read more

In an investor briefing, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata explains why the Wii U lost momentum in the marketplace, and how the company has struggled to explain it to consumers. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Apr 25, 2013 6:45AM PDT

Oh, how you tutted and sighed when Ubisoft delayed the Wii U edition of Rayman Legends into September just so it could launch alongside its newly-announced Xbox 360 and PS3 siblings. The monsters! But hey, good news. Your wait is now slightly shorter, as Ubi has now said the delightful jump 'em up sequel will launch on August 27. Read more

by Andrew Yoon, shacknews.com, Apr 24, 2013 10:21PM PDT

Miiverse, Nintendo's social network, is now accessible on PC and mobile devices. Read more

Nintendo will not have a "large-scale presentation targeted at everyone" for E3 this year, the company has announced. Read more

"The challenge rooms really taught me a lot," creative director of the new Batman said. "They teach you more than anything is 'you don't know how to play the game when you're playing the campaign.'" Read more

The Tyranny of King Washington comes to an end with the finale of the three-part DLC package released today for Assassin's Creed 3. Read more

"Most of these games have sold in the millions. There is a love for these titles. Red Faction has millions of fans. They were disappointed with the last installment, but I think there is potential in it. And of course Darksiders, everyone, everyone would like to see something come from that." Read more

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