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by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 21, 2013 9:45AM PDT

Ooh, I don't know, these comic books today, introducing new characters like there's no tomorrow. Why can't we stick with the characters we all know and love, like Animal-Vegetable-Mineral Man, Krypto the Superdog, and Matter-Eater Lad. No, no, we need to introduce new people, apparently! So things will be with DC Comics fighting game Injustice: Gods Among Us, but the DLC season pass announced today will at least offer four DLC characters for the price of 3. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 20, 2013 2:00PM PDT

Dragon Quest X was spotted on Amazon France, giving our best hope yet that the game is destined for a western release. Read more

As expected following a retailer slip, Square Enix is indeed bringing Deus Ex: Human Revolution to Wii U in 'Director's Cut' form. What is unexpected, however, is that it supposedly does actually rework the game a little, including improved AI, "visual improvements", and a reworking of the widely-disliked boss battles. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 19, 2013 12:00PM PDT

Lego City Undercover is TT Games' attempt at a game featuring original characters and an ambitious open world. Can it stand up to the series' legacy of branded titles? Read more

Capcom gave more details for the PC/console versions of Resident Evil Revelations today, including a new playable character in Raid Mode, new enemies, and Wii U features. Read more

An online retailer has listed a "Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut" for the Wii U. It is said to be releasing on May 7. Read more

Pokemon Scramble U will be the first game to use the Wii U near field communication function, offering Pokemon figures similar to the Skylanders mold. It has been announced for a Japanese release on April 24. Read more

In this in-depth feature, we explore where the "present day" narrative of Assassin's Creed 4 can go. Note that there are many spoilers from across the entire Assassin's Creed franchise. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 14, 2013 11:00AM PDT

A retail listing appears to have revealed Fast & Furious: Showdown, a licensed game hitting right next to the upcoming movie. Read more

A World of Keflings has come out for Windows 8, and Ninja Bee has announced a Wii U version will follow later this year. Read more

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