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If we’ve learned one thing this week, it’s that U.S. trademark laws are pretty lame. I mean, I wanted to call this week’s roundup the “GamesBeat weekly saga,” but I was afraid that the Candy Crush Saga guys would come after us.

We also got a potential hint of what Nintendo’s next console might be like this week via the Fusion rumors, and we also had our first real look at the upcoming Middle-earth action game, Shadow of Mordor. You can find all that and much more in our week’s worth of coverage below.


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Candy Crush Saga is a hugely popular puzzle game.

Above: Candy Crush Saga is a hugely popular puzzle game.

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Mobile and social


Time to capture some territory in Insurgency.

Above: Time to capture some territory in Insurgency.

Image Credit: New World Interactive

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