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
[surl=http://www.gamergrrlz.net/2010/08/treyarch-shows-off-call-of-duty-black_11.html]Call of Duty: Black Ops trailer[/surl] reveals multiplayer, if you hadn’t seen it yet.

QuakeCon 2010: Bigger in Texas…
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/live-coverage-of-quake-live-on-quake-live-tv-181169.phtml]QuakeCon live on Quake Live TV[/surl] (in case you can’t get there).
[surl=http://www.thatvideogameblog.com/2010/08/11/carmack-doom-4-shouldnt-take-as-long-as-rage/]Expect DOOM 4 sooner than RAGE[/surl], according to Carmack.

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
[surl=http://www.elspa.com/?i=8421&s=1111&f=49]UK to get PC download sales charts[/surl] from ELSPA.
[surl=http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/29850/3D_Gaming_Wont_Make_Your_Eyes_Stick_That_Way_Says_Top_Doc.php]No evidence that 3D gaming will damage eyesight[/surl], say doctors.
[surl=http://www.strategyanalytics.com/default.aspx?mod=PressReleaseViewer&a0=4937]MMO revenues to hit $8 billion worldwide[/surl] in 2014.
[surl=http://gonintendo.com/viewstory.php?id=132936]Japanese hardware sales[/surl], Aug 2-10.
[surl=http://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2010-08-11-bushnell-i-was-stupid-to-sell-atari]Bushnell says he was “stupid”[/surl] for selling Atari.
[surl=http://www.racketboy.com/retro/beatemups/2010/08/beatem-ups-101-all-you-need-to-know-about-brawlers.html]Beat ’em Ups 101[/surl]: All you need to know about brawlers.

Independently Released: Often better than AAA
[surl=http://www.diygamer.com/2010/08/nation-red-online-coop-50-sale/]Nation Red gets online co-op[/surl], plus a 50% off sale!

In Development: Games in progress
[surl=http://news.bigdownload.com/2010/08/11/download-victoria-2-demo/]Victoria 2 demo[/surl] is out now, histori-tastic!
[surl=http://forums.ubi.com/eve/forums?a=tpc&s=400102&f=4821071447&m=7471048678&r=7471048678#7471048678]R.U.S.E. won’t use Ubisoft PC DRM[/surl], and will be playable offline.
[surl=http://www.mcvuk.com/news/40386/5m-sales-goal-for-Fable-III]Fable III has a $5million sales goal[/surl] – the best-selling Fable ever.
[surl=http://www.gamerzines.com/ps3/news/lords-of-shadow-collectors-ed.html]Castlevania: Lords of Shadow collector’s edition[/surl] spotted!
[surl=http://www.pcgamer.com/2010/08/11/next-tf2-update-adds-trading-new-game-mode/]Team Fortress 2 to get trades[/surl] in the next update.
[surl=http://gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2010/08/11/epic-teases-quot-bulletstorm-sized-unveil-quot-at-gamescom.aspx]Epic tease a “Bulletstorm-sized unveil”[/surl] at GamesCom.
[surl=http://www.zombie-cow.com/?p=886]Pick the bugs out of Zombie Cow’s Privates[/surl], win free games (heh, heh).

Not just for calls: iPhone updates, games and releases
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/free-app-of-the-day-arena-arcade-181153.phtml]Arena Arcade[/surl] is today’s free app of the day.

Console yourselves: PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii
[surl=http://kotaku.com/5609840/kinect-dumbed-down-to-save-money-cant-read-sign-language]Kinect can’t actually read sign language[/surl], and has been dumbed down to save money.
[surl=http://www.engadget.com/2010/08/11/exclusive-sony-ericsson-to-introduce-android-3-0-gaming-platfor/]Sony Ericsson making PlayStation-branded Android 3.0 “gaming phone”[/surl] …with a d-pad!

In good company: Business news
[surl=http://www.homemediamagazine.com/blockbuster/blockbuster-bankruptcy-imminent-analysts-say-20252]Blockbuster is on the verge of bankruptcy[/surl], but could still avoid it.

Comedic Value: Laughter is the best medicine, etc
[surl=http://www.gametrailers.com/video/video-game-screwattack/702696]Faceball 2000[/surl] from ScrewAttack’s Video Game Vault.

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
[surl=http://www.camelotherald.com/patches.php?mode=live]Dark Age of Camelot 1.105 goes live[/surl], updates training window.
[surl=http://www.eorzeapedia.com/2010/08/11/share-your-beta-experiences-and-knowledge-and-screenshots/]Final Fantasy XIV beta[/surl] will tell you everything.
[surl=http://www.massively.com/2010/08/11/first-strike-hits-fantasy-earth-zero/]First Strike hits Fantasy Earth Zero[/surl] – have fun, PvP fans!
[surl=http://mpogd.com/news/?ID=6446]Earthrise interview[/surl] sheds more light on the sci-fi sandbox.
[surl=http://www.guildwars2.com/en/news/watch-our-mmo-manifesto-video.html]Guild Wars 2 Manifesto 2.0[/surl] is an updated video version of their earlier manifesto.

Politically speaking: Gamers are grownups, too!
[surl=http://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/view/148581/Football-stars-hooked-on-video-games/]Video game addiction ‘rampant'[/surl] among British footballers.

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
[surl=http://irrationalgames.com/insider/announcement-message-from-ken-levine/]Irrational to reveal Project Icarus[/surl] tomorrow!
[surl=http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/split-second-eurogamer-survey]Split/Second devs want your feedback[/surl], with this handy survey.
[surl=http://us.wii.com/iwata_asks/metroid-other-m/vol1_page1.jsp]Metroid: Other M is in the Iwata Asks spotlight[/surl], chatting about avoiding the nunchuck.

In the Cloud: Taking computing to the next level
[surl=http://www.thealistdaily.com/news/alist-summit-dave-perry-on-how-gaikai-changes-the-games-business/]Gaikai due to launch within 60 days[/surl] says David Perry.

Oops. Retractions and damage control
[surl=http://worthplaying.com/article/2010/8/9/news/76089/]Modern Warfare 2 glitch[/surl] gives gamers free access to XBLA games.

Art in games: Real paintings, sometimes.
[surl=http://pluckylump.deviantart.com/gallery/#/d1ge4ri]Pin-up Peach[/surl] by PluckyLump.

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
[surl=http://g4tv.com/thefeed/blog/post/706833/Borderlands-New-DLC-Claptraps-New-Robot-Revolution-Detailed.html]Borderlands DLC detailed[/surl]: Claptrap’s New Robot Revolution!

RUMOURED:
[surl=http://kotaku.com/5609770/rumor-borderlands-studio-reviving-duke-nukem-forever]Might Duke Nukem Forever see the light of day, after all?[/surl]

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