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Crytek USA CEO David Adams has said he plans to bid on the Darksiders IP when it goes up for auction, claiming he wants to bring it "home with its creators." Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 28, 2013 1:55PM PDT

At its 2012 earnings call, GameStop called sales of the Wii U "disappointing" and said the year was "challenging" for consoles, but expects its fortunes to turn around late in the year with the launch of Sony and Microsoft's systems. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 27, 2013 2:10PM PDT

NetherRealm is developing an iOS version of Injustice: Gods Among Us. Read more

Mention of the Wii U was conspicuously absent from yesterday's official announcement of Battlefield 4, even though it would seem to have enough muscle to carry the Frostbite 3 engine. Developer DICE is skipping Nintendo's new console, creative director Lars Gustavsson has said, so it can focus on making a solid game with what it knows rather than stretching too far and risking failure. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Mar 27, 2013 6:00AM PDT

Nintendo promised it'd bring faster Wii U menu loading in a system update, and it certainly seems it'll deliver. The company has released a video showing the main menu loading a good fifteen seconds faster after quitting a game under the upcoming firmware--a whopping 60% improvement. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Mar 26, 2013 11:15AM PDT

We get a hands-on with DuckTales Remastered, and some insights from producer Rey Jimenez. Read more

Juggling two jobs can be difficult for anyone, but Captain Edward Kenway seems to take the responsibilities of both pirate and Assassin in his stride. Ubisoft today dropped the first "gameplay" trailer for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, showing the kind of salty shenanigans players can expect from its latest open-world murder simulator. Read more

The upcoming "Director's Cut" version of Deus Ex: Human Revolution for Wii U promises to fix one of the weakest aspects of the original game: the boss fights. But how are they being tweaked? Read more

Capcom released two Dungeons & Dragons brawlers in the mid-1990s, and they are now bringing them back as a collection called the Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara coming this June, the company announced at its panel at PAX East today. Read more

The classic world of DuckTales is coming back in a brand new game. Read more

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