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GamesBeat weekly roundup: The best and worst of 2013, Nintendo’s holiday troubles, and Minecraft makes money

Above: The block-building game Minecraft.

Image Credit: Mojang

The holidays are a hectic time, but we’ve kept busy to deliver another week’s worth of content for you guys. Notably, we’re looking back at 2013′s brightest (and dimmest) games and moments. We also covered Nintendo’s network issues, reviewed the new Walking Dead episode and season from developer Telltale, and more.

So enjoy the last weekly roundup of 2013! We’ll see you next year.


Best and worst of 2013


Princess Zelda Smash Bros.

Above: Zelda joins the roster for the next Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS.

Image Credit: Nintendo

News


Mobile and social


Interviews


Strike Vector is an indie game made in 10 months by four developers.

Above: Strike Vector is an indie game made in 10 months by a handful of developers.

Image Credit: Ragequit

Previews


Reviews


Pieces of flair

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Mojang AB is a Swedish independent video game developer founded in May 2009 under the name Mojang Specifications by Markus Persson, and most known for creating the popular independent game Minecraft, which is a free-to-build sandbox ga... read more »

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