The Daily Stash

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

Looking good: Screenshots and new media
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions trailer reveals Spider-Man 2099
FIFA 11 first screenshot shows foot, ball
Tomb Raider: Guardian of Light video introduces you to Chompy
Serious Sam HD: The Second Encounter trailer is rather weird
The Sims 3 trailer shows couch-based Sim-antics
Gears of War 3 screens reveal new mechs
Final Fantasy: Four Heroes of Light trailer is enlightening
Dragon Quest IX trailer promises a grand adventure
Deus Ex: Human Revolution screens are from actual gameplay sequences

E3 2010: That’s the Electronic Entertainment Expo!
Rockstar Games won’t be at E3 but will show games off at a later date
Respawn also skipping E3, nothing to show yet
Square Enix reveals E3 lineup featuring a healthy mix of East and West
Itagaki to show off new game, won’t be a fighting game

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
What gamers and pro athletes have in common
Should you buy an Xbox 360?
Should you buy a Wii?
Mortal Kombat film pitch completely reimagines series
BioShock headed to new developer(s)
Why are game movies so bad? Go on, guess.
The History of Sucker Punch involves raccoons, robots and other shenanigans

Hardware: Stuff to play games on
Midnight Blue DSi XL hits USA in July

A Legal Matter: Gamers in court
EA sued over EA Sports Active as plaintiff claims trademark on “Active”

In Development: Games in progress
Mafia II Demo coming in August
Fallout: New Vegas to use Steamworks for DRM et al

Not just for calls: iPhone updates, games and releases
Castlevania Puzzle: Encore of the Night features vampires, matching

Console yourselves: PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii
Stereoscopic 3D coming to PS3 tomorrow, many 3D games on the way

In good company: Business news
Games For Windows expanding, offering day and date releases
Atlus, Frozenbyte to team up for an unnamed 2011 title
Take Two Q2 revenue up 54%, 5 Million Red Dead Redemption sold
Lucasarts names new president, formerely of Epic China

Comedic Value: Laughter is the best medicine, etc
EA sends journos rancid meat to promote Bulletstorm’s E3 appearance

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
Warner Bros brings LEGO Universe to retail as blocky partnership continues
No APB for Australia due to absence of server plans

Politically speaking: Gamers are grownups, too!
Tax break hopes for UK developers fading as new government is too busy

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
Guerilla Games on stories and the improvements needed
BioWare on motion control and its necessary evolution
Sony: PSP Go was an experiment, a rather expensive one for early adopters
Namco-Bandai: Wii, DS markets have collapsed under the weight of too many bad games

Localisation: Merci!
Yakuza 4 coming to Europe, skull cracking commences Q2 2011

An Apple a day: The Mac side of things
Chinatown Wars heads to iPad
Team Fortress 2 hits Macs tomorrow

Buy me this: For the gamer who has everything
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker branded headset puts Snake on your ears
Sesame Street Fuzzy Covers for Wii – Elmo, Cookie Monster to protect remotes

Silver Screen: Game-to-film (or vice versa)
Inazuma 11 heads to Japanese cinemas

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
Forza 3 Summer Velocity Car Pack released
MAG Interdiction DLC adds new gametype, three maps on June 2
LittleBigPlanet Heavy Rain costume pack is too darn cute

Cheap Thrills: Games that won’t hurt your wallet
50% off Batman: Arkham Asylum til 4PM

Star Wars: Starfighter returns?

Star Wars: Force Unleashed II gets a collector’s edition
New Carnival Games offers more sideshow antics
Jurassic Park adventure games coming from Telltale
Back to the Future sends Telltale adventures back (and forward) in time
Dead Nation to offer even more zombie killing fun
Kingdom Hearts Re-Coded is probably a DS remake of a cellphone game
Death to Spies 3 continues to express disdain for espionage personnel

Max Payne 3 will arrive after Halloween
Portal 2 is too hard to develop

Dawn of War II
Left 4 Dead 2


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