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
Dead Space 2 trailer is spine-tinglingly good.
Armored Core: For Answer video features giant Japanese dancing robots.
Singularity video takes a shattered pile of glass and reincarnates it as a bottle of vodka.
Guild Wars 2 screenshots and movies are pretty spectacularrrr.
Fallout 3 video includes dancing to the Ting Tings.
White Knight Chronicles screens are from a new quest!

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
These fans are still playing Halo 2, and they’ll stay there until MS or Bungie forcibly remove them.
Nice Guys, Stressed Ladies And The Things Video Games Let Them Do is by Leigh Alexander.
This response is by some other guy.
Olivia Munn strips for PETA – raising awareness of elephants.

History: Where we’ve been
25 years of Nintendo, from the NY Daily News.

Independently Released: Often better than AAA
Jason Rohrer anthology is DSiWare-bound “So continues the slow drift of indie games to the mainstream…”
Garry wants to know which icons to use for his Mod.
Massage Me – it’s a game, not a request, but thanks.

In Development: Games in progress integration before WoW:Cataclysm says Blizzard.
Red Dead Redemption exclusive hands-on from AusGamers.
Alan Wake details shine …puns abound!
Densha de Go coming from Square Enix – that’s a train simulator, y’know.
Two new Tom Clancy games are already in development – but which two?
Red Steel 3 will use the Vitality Sensor – which makes maybe one game, total?
No More Heroes patch is in the works.

Not just for calls: iPhone updates, games and releases
Doodle Jump sells 4 million on the iPhone, title still makes me giggle.
Apple confirms WWDC date, fanboys speculate about the announcement of iPhone 4.

Console yourselves: PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii
The “general purpose” of Project Natal, according to Steve Ballmer.
What will happen to Game Room? …updates are apparently delayed.

Comedic Value: Laughter is the best medicine, etc
Super Mario Crossover brings a whole stack of new characters to the plumber’s lair.
I Hit It With My Axe Episode Seven: No defense against blankets.

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
Vindictus is from Nexon, but it’s not what you’re expecting.
Avatar Producer wants Avatar MMO. Because we didn’t see that one coming.
Warhammer Online dev diary chats about RvR sieges, and how they are designed.
City of Heroes Issue 17 goes live with bonus launch trailer!
Blizzard unveil World of Warcraft’s Echo Isles to be fully revealed in Cataclysm.

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
High Voltage discuss Conduit 2 – it will get “whatever it takes” for a win.
Hydrophobia is only a timed exclusive for the 360.
The guy who created Monster Hunter plays God of War III – with hilarious results?

A little light reading: Books about games or the industry
Cory Doctorow’s latest novel features gold farmers as the protagonists.

Localisation: Merci!
Nerf Now comic #289 …it’s funny because I’m an Australian.
Final Fantasy V and VI have ‘technical issues’ on the DS.

Buy me this: For the gamer who has everything
Fine French Silver Space Invader – yes, please!
Deletus is for removing data IRL – you might have seen something like this before.

Crafty: From people who are good with their hands.
Life-sized Bender …not quite as shiny as I’d anticipated.
8-bit guitar rocks out, is inspired by arcades (surprised?).

Art in games: Real paintings, sometimes.
Super-detailed Fallout 3 artwork is amaaazing.
Albino Raven is selling some prints – get your wallets out!

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
Big Daddy costumes arrive at Home (PlayStation Home, that is).
Dante’s Inferno: Trials of St Lucia coming soon to PlayStation Network.

Cheap Thrills: Games that won’t hurt your wallet
Buy Singularity, get Prototype free! …but only in the US.

Mark your calendars: Events, announcements…
Rocket Knight heading to Steam, May 12th.
Submissions open for PAX 10, get amongst it!
Grifball Double EXP Weekend on now now now!

A new Red Faction in the works… Armegeddon Armagedon Armageddon?


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