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Capcom has been a highly important and successful third-party company for decades, but lately they've faced some tough times and financial struggles. As a result, the company has experienced downsizing and restructuring over the past two years, and investors recently voted to end their takeover defense policies. Previously Capcom had rules in place to make sure that no outside company could buy up enough stock to take control, but the decision-makers at Capcom have decided to do away with these rules and open themselves up to the possibility of being bought out.

Of course there's no guarantee of a takeover, and not all of Capcom's investors want to sell, but the possibility is now there. A company interested in buying Capcom would have their work cut out for them, but doing so would grant them exclusive ownership of popular franchises like Street Fighter, Resident Evil, Monster Hunter, and more. Any developer could use those games in their lineup, but there's one company that would benefit substantially more than the others, and that's Nintendo. In fact, Capcom is just what Nintendo needs to take big steps forward in the next generation.

We've seen some footage of Darunia in action in Hyrule Warriors thanks to San Diego Comic-Con, but now Nintendo and Koei Tecmo have released an official trailer for the hard-hitting Goron. Darunia battles his way through hordes of foes like Stalchildren and a King Dodongo with his powerful hammer attacks and rolling moves as he climbs what appears to be Death Mountain. I think I may have a favorite character picked out for the game! Hit the jump to watch the trailer and catch all the new Hyrule Warriors action!

In today's Miiverse pic of the day, Sakurai announced that Takamaru will be an assist trophy in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U; he could also potentially be an assist trophy in the 3DS version of the game.

Sakurai comments that he debuted in the same year (1986) as Link, Samus, and Pit. From the screenshot, we can see that Takumaru uses what Sakurai calls a "Multidirectional Pinwheel Knife Rook Attack" to damage players.

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Welcome to the first edition of the Gamnesia Weekly Recap! Here at Gamnesia we do our best to provide you with around the clock video game news coverage and exclusive content, but we know you probably didn't catch every single reveal. As such, we'll be doing a Weekly Recap every Sunday from now on, bringing you highlights of the big news out of Nintendo, Sony, Microsoft, and more!

This week was full of news thanks to San Diego Comic-Con 2014. We've got the scoop on Nintendo's latest reveals for Super Smash Bros. and Hyrule Warriors, Sony's movie announcements, and much more! Hit the jump to catch all of this, as well as some Gamnesia exclusive editorials.

San Diego Comic-Con 2014 is headed into the final stretch, and Nintendo was along for the ride, live streaming for two days as they did during E3 last month. The Nintendo Treehouse gang participated in a number of Nintendo-related challenges (including tough games like Zelda II: Adventure of Link), and gamers competed in both Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U. Even newly released indie game Shovel Knight makes an appearance as a challenge game. You can catch all the Nintendo action by hitting the jump and checking out Nintendo's San Diego Comic-Con challenge videos!

During their Comic-Con stream yesterday, Nintendo announced that NES Remix Pack will be releasing in North America later this year.

The pack, which is a physical bundle release of NES Remix and NES Remix 2, comes out this holiday; the bundle will also include Super Luigi Bros., which was included in the original release of NES Remix 2.

Are any of you guys planning on buying the NES Remix Pack?

According to a tweet from the official Hyrule Warriors Twitter account, the game has officially completed development.

The game, which is being developed by Koei Tecmo, releases in Japan on August 14th, so it makes sense that its development is coming to a close. All that's left now is finalizing the game and getting it ready for distribution, in addition to localizing the game for its international releases.

What do you guys think? Are you excited for Hyrule Warriors?

Just in time for the insanity of Comic-Con, WB Games and Traveller's Tales have revealed a new trailer for the upcoming LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham. After featuring Superman in the last entry in the series, LEGO Batman 2 teased its audience with the appearance of Justice League members in some ending cutscenes. Now, the whole team is together and ready to fight crime. You could say it's... building up to a... dawn of justice. I got a LEGO pun and a reference in that sentence. You're welcome.

Turn away from that leaked trailer of the upcoming DC Comics film and watch your heroes fight in plastic form. Martian Manhunter, Wonder Woman, and Cyborg are all after the jump.

Nintendo finally unveiled a new Zelda game for Wii U at this year's E3 with a beautiful trailer showcasing a vast, open world. Since then, details have been extremely scarce, with most interviews about the game just coming back to the open world again and again and very little new information coming out. That changed today, as Nintendo very quietly updated the official Japanese website for the game with a description that contains three juicy new tidbits. Hit the jump to see what has been revealed, and what it might mean.

A few days ago we got confirmation that Darunia the Goron will be a playable character in Hyrule Warriors. In addition to two new gameplay videos and a new trailer that followed the Famitsu reveal, a new hands-on demo has been distributed to a select few. This demo stars Darunia and is set in Eldin Volcano from Skyward Sword, with the mysterious Wizzro serving as the main antagonist. Thanks to a hands on impressions piece of the demo, we've got lots of new details about Darunia and Eldin Volcano. Hit the jump to check them out!