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.destructoid.com/ace-combat-assault-horizon-isn-t-ace-combat-7-says-video-183899.phtml]Ace Combat Assault Horizon video[/surl] points out that it is not Ace Combat 7.
[surl=http://www.andriasang.com/e/blog/2010/09/15/super_sfiv_costumes_girls/]Super Street Fighter IV screens[/surl] show new DLC costumes.

Tokyo Game Show 2010: It’s like E3, but in Japan!
[surl=http://www.andriasang.com/e/blog/2010/09/13/valkyria_3_confirmed/]Valkyria Chronicles 3 coming to TGS[/surl], after the accidental reveal.

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
[surl=http://www.1up.com/do/feature?cId=3181373]Shinji Mikami profile[/surl] – he’s not just the director of Resident Evil!
[surl=http://arstechnica.com/business/news/2010/09/intel-shows-off-whats-left-of-larrabee-ray-tracing-wolfenstein.ars]Intel shows off what’s left of Larrabee ray tracing Wolfenstein[/surl], thanks to Daniel Pohl.
[surl=http://www.rochester.edu/news/show.php?id=3679]Playing first-person-shooters has some actual benefits[/surl], improving “a wide variety of general skills”.
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/metroid-other-m-s-story-fails-on-so-many-levels-183310.phtml]Metroid: Other M’s story fails on so many levels[/surl], a lot of people are telling us.

In Development: Games in progress
[surl=http://www.vg247.com/2010/09/15/confirmed-ico-shadow-of-the-colossus-getting-ps3-hd-updates/]CONFIRMED: Shadow of teh Colossus and ICO are getting PS3 HD updates[/surl] – now, breathe.
[surl=http://www.videogamer.com/news/goldeneye_2010_unlikely_to_reach_ps3_or_360.html]New Goldeneye may come to 360/PS3[/surl], but it’s unlikely.
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-14-vanquish-limited-edition-has-7-figurine]Vanquish limited edition revealed[/surl], boasts a 7″ figurine!
[surl=http://www.andriasang.com/e/blog/2010/09/13/catherine_final_tuning/]Catherine is in the ‘final tuning’ stages[/surl] – but still without a Western release date.

Not just for calls: mobile games, updates and releases
[surl=http://fingergaming.com/2010/09/14/22moo-updates-gamebone-controller-specs-adds-ipad-support/]22Moo updates GameBone controller specs[/surl], adds iPad support.
[surl=http://toucharcade.com/2010/09/14/pocket-frogs-review-much-like-the-cane-toad-in-australia-this-game-has-taken-over-my-household/]Pocket Frogs review[/surl] likens the game to cane toads. Favourably.
[surl=http://www.vg247.com/2010/09/14/rein-epic-citadel-downloaded-over-1-million-times/]Mark Rein says UDK is coming to iOS[/surl], and Epic Citadel has been downloaded more than 1 million times.

Comedic Value: Laughter is the best medicine, etc
[surl=http://www.shogungamer.com/news/live-action-gritty-pokemon-movie-trailer-leaked-shogun-gamer-exclusive]Live action gritty Pokemon movie trailer leaked[/surl] …what is this I don’t even…

Tuneful: Rock Band / Guitar Hero DLC
[surl=http://www.wired.com/gamelife/2010/09/guitar-hero-import/]Metallica thrashes out on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock[/surl] m/

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
[surl=http://www.massively.com/2010/09/14/ccp-to-take-the-mask-off-of-world-of-darkness-at-the-grand-masqu/]CCP will take the mask off of World of Darkness[/surl] at the Grand Masquerade.

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
[surl=http://www.videogamer.com/news/were_in_a_golden_age_of_gaming_says_spector.html]Phil Spector believes gaming is in a golden age[/surl], and who are we to argue?
[surl=http://www.giantbomb.com/news/thq-confirms-red-faction-delay-reveals-other-release-dates/2537/]THQ confirm Red Faction delay[/surl], but reveal another non-late release schedule.
[surl=http://www.bungie.net/News/content.aspx?type=topnews&cid=28515]Halo: Reach cheaters are already running riot[/surl], Bungie are already squishing them.

A little light reading: Books about games or the industry
[surl=http://www.l4d.com/comic/comic.php]The Sacrifice is a Left 4 Dead comic[/surl] which may contain significant spoilers.

Crafty: From people who are good with their hands.
[surl=http://albinoraven7.blogspot.com/2010/09/mario-cart.html]Mario Cart[/surl] (no, that’s right).
[surl=http://technabob.com/blog/2010/08/21/mosaic-tile-video-game-controllers/]Mosaic tile video game controllers[/surl] (no grout about it, har har).
[surl=http://blog.pikimal.com/geek/2010/09/14/you-too-can-become-a-trendy-gaming-artist/]Other video game mosaics[/surl] (you too can become a trendy artist!)

Hoorah! Good news, everybody!
[surl=http://gamesites.nintendo.com.au/mario-25th-anniversary-history/]Happy 25th birthday, Mario![/surl]

Art in games: Real paintings, sometimes.
[surl=http://www.thetanooki.com/2010/09/14/a-portrait-of-peach-in-pop-bottle-caps/]A portrait of Princess Peach[/surl] in bottle caps.
[surl=http://www.flickr.com/photos/34042441@N08/4349984913/]If Capcom purchased Mortal Kombat[/surl] and they both played with beads…
[surl=http://spelunkyworld.com/meatlunky.html]Spelunky x Super Meat Boy comic[/surl] involves clay and photographs.

Silver Screen: Game-to-film (or vice versa)
[surl=http://www.capcom.co.jp/ir/english/news/html/e100914.html]Resident Evil: Degeneration gets a CG sequel[/surl]: Resident Evil: Damnation.
[surl=http://nymag.com/daily/entertainment/2010/09/milla_jovovich_were_definitely.html]Milla Jovovich hints at a [i]real[/i] film too[/surl], or so it seems.
[surl=http://www.comingsoon.net/news/movienews.php?id=69768]Tekken live-action movie coming to the US[/surl] on DVD, at least.

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
[surl=http://gameinformer.com/b/news/archive/2010/09/14/valkyria-chronicles-ii-dlc-coming-soon.aspx]Valkyria Chronicles II DLC coming soon[/surl], while everybody focusses on III.

Cheap Thrills: Games that won’t hurt your wallet
[surl=http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/games/offers/f0000037-0000-4000-8000-00004d53085b]Halo: Reach Xbox Theme[/surl] – for free!
[surl=http://www.direct2drive.com/4/9620/product/Buy-Sid-Meier%E2%80%99s-Civilization-V-Digital-Deluxe-Edition-Download]Get Civ 3 free[/surl], with a Civ 5 pre-order.

RUMOURED:
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-ps2-adaptor-patent-blog-entry]Are Sony patenting a backwards compatibility device?[/surl]
[surl=http://www.siliconera.com/2010/09/14/new-ninja-theory-game-to-be-announced-at-tokyo-game-show/]Is Ninja Theory working on a new Devil May Cry?[/surl]

DELAYED:
[surl=http://blog.eu.playstation.com/2010/09/14/lara-croft-and-the-guardian-of-light-coming-to-psn/]Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light Online Co-op[/surl] as well as the PSN/PC release.

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