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A hands-on look at Skylanders Swap Force, complete with terrible name-mixing puns. Read more

Nintendo's new Mario Kart for Wii U draws many inspirations from F-Zero. And that's a good thing. Read more

Watch Dogs senior producer Dominic Guay takes us on an in-depth tour of multiplayer hacking in the game. Read more

The many fine improvements of the Wii U's Director's Cut edition of Deus Ex: Human Revolution shall come to other platforms after all, in a reversal of an earlier decision. The reworked edition, which includes revamped boss battles and developer commentary, will be released for PC, Mac, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 as well as Wii U "later this year." Read more

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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 11, 2013 10:09AM PDT

Publisher Oddworld Inhabitants has revealed another four platforms for Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty, bringing it up to seven. As well as PC, PS3, and Vita, Just Add Water's "re-creation" of vintage platformer Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee is now confirmed for PlayStation 4, Wii U, Mac and Linux. Read more

Nintendo has announced the four games playable at its "Experience" project: Super Mario 3D World, Mario Kart 8, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, and Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Jun 11, 2013 7:58AM PDT

It is still pretty weird that Bayonetta 2 is a Wii U exclusive but hey, not weirder than a game where a witch fights angels with her gun-heeled shoes and giant legs made of her own hair. It'll launch in 2014, Nintendo confirmed during its E3 briefing today, and a new trailer with gameplay snippets shows it's certainly every bit as delightfully odd as ever. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jun 11, 2013 7:44AM PDT

A new Super Smash Bros. was announced for Wii U and 3DS at Nintendo Direct today. Mega Man will be joining the fight. The game will come in 2014. Read more

Monolith Soft, developer of Xenoblade Chronicles, is working on a brand new open-world JRPG for Wii U. Read more

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