GamesBeat weekly roundup: Nintendo’s woes, Steam Dev Days, and SimCity’s going offline

Wii U

Above: The Wii U console from Nintendo.

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We hope you had a good week, or at least one that was better than Nintendo’s. We covered that hardware giant’s severely lowered profit projections, and we also had plenty of news from software developer Valve’s Steam Dev Days event.

You can find all that and more from our week’s worth of coverage below:



Gabe Newell  takes a selfie to prove it's really Gabe Newell posting on Reddit.

Above: Gabe Newell takes a selfie to prove that it’s really Gabe Newell posting on Reddit.

Image Credit: Gabe Newell

Valve and Steam

Mobile and social

A screenshot from Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (2014, PS3/X360)

Above: We took a look at the upcoming Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII role-playing game (Xbox 360/PlayStation 3).

Image Credit: Square Enix


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