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The Wii U is already dead, but it won't look puzzled, groan, convulse, bloat, then burst in a shower of blood until February 7. See, publisher Tecmo Koei today confirmed that's when Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage 2 will hit Nintendo's shiny new gamebox, two days after launching a flurry of blows to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Read more

Given the mad success of the Batman: Arkham games, it's unsurprising that Warner Bros is keen to work on another entry in the money-making... Read more

Activision has another money-maker, just in case that "Call of Duty" thing stops working for them. Skylanders has surpassed half a billion dollars of sales. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Jan 10, 2013 3:15PM PST

Those disappointed that the Wii U did not launch with a virtual console the way the Wii did in 2006, take heart. Nintendo apparently is working a Wii U version, but won't go into details other than to say that the gamepad will be all that's needed. Read more

The tension is getting thicker, as is the marketing hype, surrounding the upcoming Aliens: Colonial Marines. In the latest installment of its short "From Concept to Game" trailers, developer Gearbox takes us inside an Alien Hive. Read more

Activision has officially announced the "Revolution" add-on for Black Ops 2, which adds four new multiplayer maps, one new zombie map, a new zombie game mode, and a new weapon. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2013 9:00AM PST

TT Games and Warner Bros Interactive announced Lego Marvel Super Heroes today, a mash-up that features 100-plus Marvel characters dispatching villains like Loki and Galactus. It's due this fall. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Jan 8, 2013 8:15AM PST

Lex Luthor and Bane have been added to the Injustice: Gods Among Us character roster, bringing two of the most iconic nemeses that Superman and Batman have to offer. Read more

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata said in an interview that the company is open to free-to-play games if it fits comfortably into the development, but doesn't intend to use the model for established franchises. Read more

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata gave more moderated comments on Wii U sales than the ones from NoA head Reggie Fils-Aime, calling sales "not bad" and saying he feels it's selling "steadily." Read more

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