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The popular and often controversial fighting series Mortal Kombat is back! Mortal Kombat X launches on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One (as well as an altered version on mobile devices) on April 14, and on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 later this year. With the release date fast approaching, we're being treated to new trailers and character reveals on a regular basis now, and today the first TV commercial for the game launched. It's a slightly different approach to advertising that sees people spreading the word and rushing to catch a street fight between two legendary characters from the series. Click below to check it out!

One of the best ways to buy a new console is in a bundle. In addition to the console itself, buying a bundle will generally net you a couple of games as well — a necessity to fully get the most out of your purchase. Microsoft has recently announced that they are releasing three new Xbox 360 bundles in honor of spring. 

First is the Xbox 360 500GB Spring Value Bundle which comes with a download of Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare and a physical copy of Fable Anniversary. Next, is the 4GB Kinect Spring Value Bundle which includes the Kinect, Kinect Sports Ultimate and Kinect Adventures. Lastly, there is a 500GB Kinect Spring Bundle, which includes everything the 4GB bundle does. These bundles start at $249 and also include one month of Xbox Live Gold. 

Whether you're looking to get into the gaming scene or just getting a replacement console, these bundles would be a great place to start!

We all remember the physics-defying game Portal, right? Over the years, some fans of the game have managed to port it to different devices, now including the Nintendo 3DS. A home-brewer going by the name "Smea" has put a video showcasing a playable demo of the game. 

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PlayStation TV launched for £99 last year, but it saw poor sales early on. The microconsole contains the same hardware as a Vita, but without the buttons and screen. Instead, you use it alongside a TV and a DualShock 3 controller to play some select Vita games or to use streaming services and remote play. While it can be a very useful companion device, Sony has realized the price point is too high, and they've dropped it to a much more affordable £44.99 in the UK. 

YouTuber Artsy Omni, creator of the fake "leaked footage" of Rayman as DLC in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, appears to have some regrets. Commenting on the recent reveal of the "leaked footage" of aPaper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door port for 3DS as also being faked, he said "I'm all for a good fun prank, but just be very careful about how you go about it. I've come to learn that there is a very fine line between pulling a prank and being an insensitive jerk."

A recent Japanese live stream had Xenoblade Chronicles 3D creator Tetsuya Takahashi sit down with Nintendo's Genki Yokota and actor John Kaminari to commentate on gameplay footage of the upcoming New Nintendo 3DS port of the Wii's Xenoblade Chronicles. The event lasted for over two hours and is viewable in its entirety. While the commentary unfortunately has not been translated to English, fans who don't speak Japanese can enjoy all the live music segments littered throughout the presentation.

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The Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious expansion will be available for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 for free until April 10th, 2015. This is to celebrate the theatrical release of Fast & Furious 7.

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According to Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford, sales of Borderlands 2 have passed 12 million. Pitchford guest-starred on a recent podcast with Microsoft's Larry Hryb, aka Marjor Nelson, and revealed this figure, which he said was brought up during a recent earnings call. The popular game, which was recently re-released as part of the Handsome Jack Collection, is the most successful game in the history of publisher 2K Games. Gearbox will be looking to top it when they release the next Borderlands game on current gen consoles.

Sorry to dash the fans of any Paper Mario fans out there, but the Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door remake for 3DS has been proven to be a hoax.

According to a recent video, the leak was orchestrated by YouTube user Fawfulthegreat64; he created the logo in Photoshop and put the title sequence together in Premiere. However, according to a previous Iwata Asks interview, Paper Mario: Sticker Star's development began by porting the game to the 3DS; while this leak has been proven to be false, this isn't necessarily the end for Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door on 3DS.

If you've been waiting for a good deal to buy a New Nintendo 3DS, the time just might be now! Walmart is offering a bundle that includes a New Nintendo 3DS XL, Super Smash Bros. for 3DS, and an Amiibo of your choice (from the Super Smash Bros. line of Amiibo) all for $219.96. Individually these items would combine for a cost of over $250, so you'd be saving a respectable $30 on this bundle. We're not sure how long this deal will last, so head to Walmart's website if you want to take advantage of it!

Yesterday we learned that Nintendo is no longer targeting a 2015 release for Zelda on Wii U, and the much-anticipated open world game won't be shown at E3. We received a lot of comments asking why the game will be skipping E3 if it's already been shown off twice, and Nintendo has issued an official answer. The focus of E3 2015 will be "highlighting games launching in 2015," and Zelda U no longer fits that category. However, we could still get some surprises, as Satoru Iwata has said there are more unannounced Wii U games coming in 2015. You can check out Nintendo's full statement by clicking below!

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures, a retro-style platformer based on the comical web show of the same name, launched on PC in 2013 and was later teased for release on Nintendo consoles. The wait is almost over now, as Nintendo has listed the game for release on Wii U on April 2. The game is rated M, which is no surprise if you're familiar with the show, and will cost you $9.99. There's still no word on a release date for the 3DS version, but hopefully it won't be too far behind!

A new Zelda game for Wii U was unveiled at E3 last year to a very positive reception and slated to launch in 2015, but producer Eiji Aonuma has just announced that the game has been delayed. Because Zelda U features "freedom of exploration that hasn't existed in any Zelda game to date," the development team has discovered new possibilities to improve gameplay. As such, they have shifted their focus from a 2015 release to creating "the ultimate and most complete Zelda game." 

Unfortunately, this also means that Zelda U will be skipping E3 this year, as Aonuma confirmed on Miiverse. Previously the game was planned to have a playable demo on the E3 show floor, but with the changes to the development process, it will need more time. Hopefully the delay allows for the creation of a game that's well worth the wait!

Gamers who have been waiting to get their hands on a Shiny Charizard will not have to wait much longer. The UK based retail shop GAME has announced that they will be giving out codes to download the Shiny Charizard, along with a free Pokémon TCG: XY Primal Clash special Collector’s Album. 

Anyone who owns a copy of Pokémon X, Pokemon Y, Omega Ruby, or Alpha Sapphire will be able to download Charizard at one of their 320 stores. GAME will start distributing the code on April 3rd, and stop on April 19. The redeemable code for the Shiny Charizard as well as the collector's album is available upon request and no purchase is necessary.  Once you obtain the code, you have until July 2nd, 2015 to redeem it. 

Read more after the jump for download instructions ! 

Been wanting to get your hands on the Mario Amiibo from the Super Mario series, but unable (or unwilling) to purchase the Mario Party 10 bundle? Don't worry, the figure will be available separate from the bundle soon enough!

According to a recent tweet from Nintendo of America, the Super Mario series Mario Amiibo will be available individually on April 3rd in the US. The figure has previously been exclusive to a Mario Party 10 bundle in the US, while it was sold individually in some other regions.