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While the new DOOM game has only been out for a short time, the franchise's self-titled relaunch has been getting tons of praise from gamers and critics alike. But now a fan mod called "DOOM for Doom" is looking to take a piece of that amazing experience—specifically, the awesome weapons piece—and bring it into the original 1993 classic. Every single weapon from the new title is being ported into the older version, even including secondary modes like the Pistol's charge shot. It's still in development for now, but the creator has already released a teaser showing a number of weapons being used to mow down foes. You can check it out after the jump!

For years now we've been enjoying manga adaptations of the popular Legend of Zelda series thanks to Akira Himekawa, a pair of talented manga artists who work under a singular pen name. The latest in their line of Zelda stories, this time based on Twilight Princess, began releasing in Japan in February. Initially there was no word on a Western release, but it has now been confirmed that VIZ Media will be localizing the manga and releasing it in English. Additionally, TOKYOPOP Deutschland will be localizing the Twilight Princess manga into German. Prices and release dates for the localized versions have not yet been revealed.

Between now and June 6th, owners of Wii U and 3DS can take advantage of a handful of Sonic the Hedgehog titles via Nintendo eShop. Sonic Lost World (Wii U),Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric (Wii U), and Sonic Generations (3DS) are all currently listed at 33% off, for $19.99 USD. The Game Gear title Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble has also been dropped from $4.99 to $2.99 on 3DS Virtual Console. Those interested will need to make their purchase by 12:00 PM ESTon June 6th.

Community Effort Orlando, an annual tournament that features some of the hottest fighting games, will be back for another year next month. CEO 2016 kicks off in Orlando on June 24th, lasting through June 26th, and Nintendo has just announced that they'll be partnering up with CEOGaming for the event. The full details of Nintendo's involvement aren't known yet, but we do know that they'll be bringing both Super Smash Bros. Melee and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U to the tournament, providing competitors with a taste of both old and new Smash.

The popular RPG series Dragon Quest turns 30 years old today, and Square Enix celebrated by counting down the last minutes before the anniversary during a special livestream event. In addition to announcing that the Minecraft-inspired Dragon Quest Builders is coming to North America and Europe in October, Square Enix released a celebratory video that wishes the franchise a happy birthday and looks back on all of its main entries. The nostalgia-fueled video ends with a promo for Dragon Quest Heroes II, which is out today in Japan. You can give it a watch by clicking below!

The two classic StarTropics games for the original Nintendo Entertainment System have been released on the Wii U Virtual Console in North America. Nintendo released both StarTropics and Zoda's Revenge: StarTropics II today with little fanfare, simply uploading a page for each game on their online store.

Both games cost $4.99, the standard cost for an NES title on the Wii U Virtual console.

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1999 was a milestone year for SEGA: their swan song Dreamcast console launched internationally to widespread acclaim in the Fall, with Sonic Adventure at the forefront as a launch title. The blue blur's formal 3D debut saw the return of classic-era gameplay and introduced a dynamic new art style, adorable creatures called Chao, and most importantly, Big the Cat, among other elements.

In that time, SEGA Dreamcast owners could access the Internet and interact with the inserted game's website. For the most part, these naturally do not last for long past a given game's shelf life, but in the case of Sonic Adventure, its classic website is back, thanks to a dedicated fan who purchased the original domain and restored it to its former glory.

Take a step back in time and get a load of the Sonic Adventure website in all of its retro splendor by clicking here, and be sure to give us your thoughts after the jump!

Nintendo recently released Star Fox Zero into the wild, reviving a franchise that has been around since the Super Nintendo days. The original Star Fox was able to exist largely thanks to programmer/designer Dylan Cuthbert, who moved to Japan to help bring the game to life. Cuthbert also had a hand in the development of Star Fox Command and Star Fox 64 3D, but he wasn't around for the development of Zero.

Despite this, Cuthbert recently held a livestream of Star Fox Zero during which he revealed some fun facts about the series' development and busted some popular myths. Cuthbert tackles topics like how Corneria got its name, the truth behind the Star Fox characters' "metal legs," and Miyamoto's famous terrible jokes. GameXplain has put together a video of the most interesting tidbits from the stream, and you can check it out by clicking below, or you can watch the full stream here.

It was recently publicized that the collectible manufacturer NECA would be producing a set of limited edition TMNT action figures based off of the original Konami arcade game. The action figures feature a design that blends retro 8-bit graphics into the figure. However, if you want to buy these pizza-eating reptiles, you'll have to buy them directly from a conference, as licensing issues prevent NECA from selling online or in stores. The first (and perhaps only) chance to purchase them will be at Comic Con, but those of us not going will have to content ourselves with the high-res photos and trailer after the jump.

LucasArts, in its heyday, was famed for its point-and-click adventure games. First among these was Ron Gilbert's Maniac Mansion, and Gilbert followed that success with the beloved Monkey Island series. Now Gilbert is hoping to purchase these properties from current owner Disney, whose video game publishing ventures have recently been put to an end. "I'll pay real actual money for them," said Gilbert in a Twitter post directed to Disney.

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Last October, eShop data miners came across a treasure trove of unreleased Wii U Virtual Console games, a list that even leaked the existence of the then-forthcoming The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD. The titles of several prolific Game Boy Advance games have surfaced from these scripts, and now, one of these is set to land on the Japanese eShop in a few short days.

Sonic Advance 3 will be available on the service on May 25th for ¥702, joining earlier releases of the original Sonic Advance and its sequel. The game stars Sonic and friends as they contend with a planet torn apart by the latest scheme of the nefarious Doctor Eggman and his familiar-looking robotic assistant Gemerl.

Read on after the jump for more details!

Nothing is worse than the sinking feeling you get when you reach over to grab a snack while grinding some low level slimes and all you feel is an empty bowl. Well, now your hunger can be sated with some special Dragon Quest anniversary slime cookies. Square Enix is releasing these treats in November; however, you have up until July 23rd to preorder them for 3,610 Yen, or around $32. The cookies come in two flavors, Maple and Chocolate, and will come in limited edition tins. The cookies are available for preorder on the official Japanese Square Enix store.

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It took nearly a whole year since its PAL region launch, but PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure has finally arrived on the Virtual Console for Wii U in North America. Developed by Creatures Inc., this 2009 Pokémon spinoff tasks the series' adorable mascot in retrieving the fourteen pieces of the shattered Sky Prism that once protected the titular PokéPark. To that end, Pikachu must befriend the many Pokémon there and borrow their talents to clear the various attractions around the park, ultimately winning back the pieces of the broken Prism to restore the park to its previous, peaceful state.

You can download PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure today for $19.99, though it will take up 2113 MB of your Wii U hard drive.

Read on after the jump for the rest of this week's Wii U eShop highlights!

As of earlier today, another title from the Super Nintendo Entertainment System is available on the Virtual Console for New Nintendo 3DS. Players can now re-experience the run and gun fun of Konami's 1992 hit Contra III: The Alien Wars—or Super Probotector: Alien Rebels, as it was known in Europe—on the go, taking on the roles of Jimbo and Sully as they war against an off-world terror in the year 2636. New 3DS owners need only pay the low price of $7.99 to grab this classic!

Read on after the jump for the complete breakdown on this week's Nintendo 3DS eShop highlights.

Last night the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning faced off in game three of the seven-game finals series for the NHL's Eastern Conference. Meanwhile, their mascots—Iceburgh and ThunderBug—faced off against Toad, Bowser, and the rest of the Mario crew in a fierce karting race. As part of the intermission, a mock game of Super Mario Kart was projected onto the 200-foot long rink. You can watch fan footage of the spectacle inside. While the clip doesn't make it clear which karter won, the Penguins ended up beating Lightning 4-2, putting them ahead in the series.