No, that’s not a typo. Welcome to the Weekly Warp-Up, your weekly wrap-up of the biggest and the best articles posted at Warp Zoned this week…
When it comes to video game news, this week was all about Nintendo… again. We started things off with a look at the Wii U’s launch and it’s similarities to the Wii launch and the GameCube launch in The Wii U: It’s All Just A Little Bit of History Repeating. Then Nintendo themselves picked up the ball and ran off an impressive string of announcements during their latest Nintendo Direct presentation including EarthBound on the Wii U Virtual Console, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past 2 for the 3DS, and release dates for Mario & Luigi: Dream Team, Shin Megami Tensei IV, Pikmin 3, and Game & Wario.
More news from the week that was can be found after the break.
The Week in Reviews…
- Injustice: Gods Among Us iOS: Pow! Tap! Swipe!
The Week in New Games…
- This Week’s Releases: Injustice: Gods Among Us, Pandora’s Tower, and more.
- This Week’s PlayStation Network Update: Injustice: Gods Among Us, Dragon Fantasy: Book I, and more.
- This Week’s XBLA Wednesday: Sacred Citadel, Capcom Arcade Cabinet: 1984 Pack
- This Week’s Nintendo Download: Injustice: Gods Among Us, Kirby’s Adventure, and more
- Next Week’s Releases: Lego City Undercover: The Chase Begins, Star Trek, Dead Island: Riptide, and more.
Amazing Paperboy Delivers…
- Gears of War: Judgment‘s first DLC expansion, the Call to Arms Map Pack, will be released next week.
- The very creepy The Evil Within is the next game from Shinji Mikami.
- BioShock Infinite is the best-selling game of March 2013.
- Deadpool will bring his wacky antics to the PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 on June 25.
- Lobo has been confirmed as the first DLC character for Injustice: Gods Among Us.
- Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse will be coming to a download service near you this Summer.
- EA Sports has announced that NHL 14 will be released on September 10.
It’s A Secret To Everybody…
- Rumor has it that Until Dawn has added DualShock controller support.
- Whore of the Orient‘s development is rumored to be on hold.
- Criterion Games has confirmed their next title won’t be a racing game.
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