Hello, and welcome to another GamesBeat weekly roundup! This time, the video game voice actors strike ended, Middle-earth: Shadow of War showed off its mobile version, and we tried to figure out what makes a “core” Mario game.

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Pieces of flair and roundup

Above: Commodore 64 Mini.

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Mobile and social

Above: This cartoon plant can’t intimidate us.

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Previews, reviews, and interviews