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Wii U pre-orders have sold out across the board, and that can only mean one thing: let the ridiculous price-gouging begin! Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Oct 8, 2012 10:30AM PDT

The Wii U may be launching on November 18 but Nintendo uses a wishy-washy "launch window" term when talking about games, the 23 launch day titles aside. Anything due to arrive before March 31, 2013 is considered a "launch window" game, so it can be hard to know whether you'll be playing a game soon or in a few months. Rayman Legends. Read more

Ubisoft continues to keep its marketing and video teams busy with yet another trailer for Assassin's Creed 3, this one entitled an Assassin's Journey and taking a bit more of an in-depth look at Connor's Native American background. Read more

The next multiplayer DLC pack for Mass Effect 3 is the largest one yet. And surprisingly, it's still free. Read more

Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime says the Miiverse will be the unexpected surprise of the Wii U, claiming that users "may not totally understand it" until they try it out. Read more

When your executive producer is Jay Z, it isn't hard to imagine that a few celebrities made it into NBA 2K13, including the Pauly D and Vinny from Jersey Shore, and Justin Bieber. Read more

Ubisoft has finally announced official details for Assassin's Creed 3's DLC Season Pass. Two DLC packs will expand the multiplayer experience with more maps and characters. The other three will make up a brand new single player campaign called "The Tyranny of King Washington." Read more

As previously speculated, Assassin's Creed 3 will be getting a Season Pass for its DLC. There's no indication of what DLC will be, or how many packs will be included for the extra $30 above and beyond the game price. Read more

Little Inferno is aiming to release day one on the Wii U (November 18), but Tomorrow Corporation also says it will hit on PC the same day. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Sep 27, 2012 11:30AM PDT

Darksiders 2 on the Wii U will include several extras previously reserved for pre-orders in its original release, THQ has announced. Read more

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