If you follow VentureBeat but don’t regularly check our GamesBeat site, here’s a list of the best video game stories we ran over the last seven days that you may have missed.

This week, Ubisoft delays two of its next-gen launch games (Watch Dogs and The Crew) perilously close to the new console launch dates, mobile games are on the rise as developer Supercell gets a $3.5 billion valuation, and Zynga might still be in trouble after a cofounder splits.

You’ll also find reviews for Skylanders: Swap Force and Sonic Lost World.

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Announcements and reveals:

Star Wars: Tiny Death Star for iOS and Android.

Above: Star Wars: Tiny Death Star for iOS and Android.

Image Credit: Disney

Mobile news:



Pokemon X & Y

GamesBeat 2013:

Trailer hoedown:

All this funding:


Sonic Lost World 3

Above: The calorie-rich Des(s)ert Ruins level.

Image Credit: Sega



Pieces of flair: