The Daily Pron Stash

We scour the net for the Pron Stash, our daily roundup of game bits and pieces. Click through for more about:

Looking good: Screenshots and new media
UFC Undisputed 2010 trailer shows off career mode.
Left 4 Dead 2: The Passing trailer suggests that the Survivor Party isn’t going so well.
Fist of the North Star Musou screens illustrate some new DLC.

A casual affair: For the less hardcore.
Zynga boss says it’s time for Facebook to choose – figure out what it wants to be when it grows up.

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
Jesse Schell, ‘Design outside the Box’ is the focus of today’s Critical Compilation.
Modern Warfare 2: The ick factor – is it too close to real life?
A StarCraft Life looks at commentator Day(9)’s life as a gamer, and is pretty fascinating.
Gears of War 3: are you actually interested? …what about XCOM?
How tutorials make or break your social game – First Five Minutes.
Indie Earnings Doubled When Working On Team, game developer research suggests.

Independently Released: Often better than AAA
World of Love is an indie games conference in the UK I wish I could go to.
Tokyo Game Show’s Sense of Wonder Night seeks indie submissions.
Rod Humble’s Last Thoughts of the Aurochs is partly inspired by cave paintings.

In Development: Games in progress
Sega opens Project K Teaser site after showing it to the press a month ago.
ModNation Racers: It only does Race.Create.Share. and y’know, look cute.

Not just for calls: iPhone updates, games and releases
Android: Now on the iPhone for when you want the best of both worlds.
Crooked House reviewed, iPad version in the works – yay!
Adobe scraps plans to bring Flash apps to the iPhone – what a difference a few weeks make.

Console yourselves: PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii
Coming to April’s Qore: ModNation PSP Demo.

Comedic Value: Laughter is the best medicine, etc
Escapist News Network looks at a Viral Outbreak.
I hit it with my axe Episode Six: His Body Closes the Door with its Pieces.

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
Earth Eternal celebrates Earth Day with an in-game contest!
Free Realms tells you: It’s Your World, and it’s their birthday.
Mabinogi celebrates spring! …with cherry blossoms and a new quest.
WoW Manga previews available, yay!
Second Life: Evans et al vs Linden Lab, the new lawsuit on the block.
Allods Online adds their first major update, including the Arena of Death.
Prognosticating the future of MMOs over at Eurogamer.

Music in Games: The tunes behind the action
PAX East Music Q&A Mattias Häggström Gerdt from BlindEdge.

Politically speaking: Gamers are grownups, too!
EMA vs Schwarzenegger back on the SCOTUS radar: whether or not to review a law preventing the sale of violent games to children.
Reactions to the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement start popping up.
Argentina reacts to RapeLay – who’s next?

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
John Romero is …doing something with the Unreal Engine 3.
Okamiden director chats about the secrets of Chibiterasu’s birth.

Oops. Retractions and damage control
Left 4 Dead 2: The Passing got 4 posters, Kotaku only saw one.
Ubisoft DRM really hacked this time?

Crafty: From people who are good with their hands.
7-foot tall Optimus Prime made out of balloons, of course.

Closed for business: Industry closures / layoffs
Australian Krome offices lose more work, more employees.

Advertising: They want you to buy stuff
Monster Hunter Tri takes over an entire street tunnel in San Francisco.

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
Halo 3 Games on Demand loading slowly? It’s not just you.
This week in PlayStation Home: New BioShock 2 and FINAL FANTASY XIII Content, Sodium Updates, and Wireless Keypad Giveaway.

Mark your calendars: Events, announcements…
Steam UI Update rolls out Monday, changes more than just the user interface.
Hysteria Project coming to PlayStation Minis on April 22nd.

Possible new Bond game: Bloodstone outed by HMV.
Joe Danger popping wheelies on PC as well as PS3, if the ESRB speaks the truth.
More Batman: Arkham Asylum DLC in the works.

Blur: Pre-order bonuses revealed.
Transformers: War for Cybertron – more characters revealed.
GameStop offering StarCraft II Beta Keys with uncancellable pre-orders.
PlayStation 3 v3.30 System Software Update due out soon.
Free release of MechWarrior 4 cleared for launch!

Lost Planet 2 demo: Kill Big for Charity
Unreal Development Kit gets new April Beta, just in time for May.


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