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Welcome to another weekly collection of GamesBeat’s news and stories. This time, Borderlands coins the term “presequel,” The Last of Us is finally confirmed for the PlayStation 4, and a new Nintendo Direct gave us info on Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U and 3DS.

You’ll find all of that and more below. Happy reading!


Pieces of flair


2K Australia is producing the next Borderlands game, which is last-gen only.

Above: 2K Australia is producing the next Borderlands game, which is last-gen only.

Image Credit: 2K Games

News


Mobile and social


A pack of muscle cars has caught your party by surprise! Flee or Fight?

Above: A pack of muscle cars has caught your party by surprise! Flee or Fight?

Image Credit: Ubisoft

Previews and interviews


Reviews