Tag Archives: e3 2013

NINTENDO: Mario Kart 8 announced for Wii U

The next entry in Mario Kart will be available for Wii U early next year. Nintendo introduced Mario Kart 8 as part of today’s E3 Nintendo Direct. It will be released in Spring 2014. Following on from Mario Kart 7, the racer will allow players to go underwater and fly …

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NINTENDO: Super Mario 3D World revealed

A brand new entry in the Mario universe has been revealed – Super Mario 3D World for the Wii U. It’s reminiscent of Super Mario 3D Land on the 3DS and introduces a host of new features such as Cat Mario. Which, unsurprisingly, is Mario in a Cat costume. The …

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Watch Nintendo’s E3 Direct broadcast RIGHT HERE at 3pm

Microsoft and Sony have had their turn – now it’s Nintendo’s chance to woo the world at E3. Well, we say at E3. Nintendo has skipped on the chance to run its own E3 press conference this year and will instead stick with its newer preferred format of broadcasting directly …

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Microsoft details transition from MS Points to real currency on Xbox Live

The long-lamented Microsoft Points system will be retired as part of Xbox 360’s autumn update. When you use your existing Microsoft Points to initiate a purchase or redeem a Points card with your Microsoft account later this year, we’ll deposit into your account an amount of money equal to or …

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VIDEO: Bungie’s Destiny gameplay footage released

The mystery surrounding Bungie’s new shooter Destiny has finally been lifted with the release of its first gameplay video. Fans of the studio will be pleased to see the definite hints of Halo, what with the sweeping alien vistas and structures. Destiny featured as part of Sony’s big PS4 news …

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MICROSOFT: See the first Titanfall gameplay video

New studio Respawn has released the first gameplay video for its Xbox One and Xbox 360 exclusive debut title Titanfall. Respawn was created by former Infinity Ward bosses Jason West and Vincent Zampella after their acrimonious split from former owners Activision. Titanfall will be published by EA. The game is …

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