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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

Ubisoft's Jade Raymond says that Splinter Cell is still one of the most complex games out there, and Conviction is aiming to appeal to a "broader range of play styles." Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Apr 22, 2013 5:30PM PDT

A Spanish retailer has listed Rayman Legends for the Vita. Read more

For $4.9 million, Nordic Games has acquired Darksiders, Red Faction, MX vs ATV, and more from THQ. Read more

It's a shame that "augmented reality" in video games is typically used to mean overlaying games on our world, when using controllers to drag us into the game world is more interesting at the moment. Splinter Cell Blacklist will use the Wii U's GamePad as Sam's OpSat PDA to control his gadgets and gizmos, as a new trailer demonstrates. Read more

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