The Daily Stash

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Looking good: Screenshots and new media
[surl=http://www.thatvideogameblog.com/2010/09/22/civilization-v-gets-a-launch-trailer/]Civilization V launch trailer[/surl] is, shall we say, eagerly-anticipated?
[surl=http://www.joystiq.com/2010/09/22/dead-rising-2-launch-trailer-shows-creativity-kills/]Dead Rising 2 launch trailer[/surl] illustrates that creativity can kill.
[surl=http://blog.us.playstation.com/2010/09/22/bioshock-infinite-10-minute-gameplay-video-ken-levine-talks-combat/]BioShock Infinite 10-minute gameplay video[/surl] is still amazing, and Ken Levine chats about combat.

A casual affair: For the less hardcore.
[surl=http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2010/09/22/body-shop-feign/]Feign[/surl] is a moody, disorientating maze game.

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
[surl=http://aussie-nintendo.com/news/23627/]Samurai Warriors 3: cleavage good[/surl] / too much cleavage bad.
[surl=http://www.gamesradar.com/f/the-world-according-to-street-fighter-pic/a-200910081069587041]Street Fighters by country[/surl]: Stereotypes fight!

Hardware: Stuff to play games on
[surl=http://arstechnica.com/hardware/news/2010/09/intels-upgradable-processor-good-sense-or-utter-catastrophe.ars]Intel’s upgradable processor[/surl]: good sense or utter catastrophe?

Independently Released: Often better than AAA
[surl=http://au.xboxlive.ign.com/articles/112/1122614p1.html]Indie devs to get Kinect tools soon[/surl], say Microsoft.
[surl=http://www.minecraft.net/prepurchase.jsp]Minecraft servers are back up[/surl], you should go and buy it.

In Development: Games in progress
[surl=http://www.capcom-unity.com/jgonzo/blog/2010/09/22/prima_games_achievementtrophy_tips_for_dead_rising_2]Prima Games release their achievement/trophy tips for Dead Rising 2[/surl] (obviously, spoilery).
[surl=http://oneofswords.com/2010/09/what-are-ghwors-star-challenges/]What are Guitar Hero: World of Rock’s Star Challenges?[/surl] let’s ask One of Swords!
[surl=http://www.siliconera.com/2010/09/22/onechanbara-special-slated-for-winter-stars-aya-and-four-of-her-friends/]Onechanbara special dated for Winter 2011[/surl] in Japan.
[surl=http://www.andriasang.com/e/blog/2010/09/22/monhan_diary_spinoff/]Monster Hunter spinoff sells 500,000 already[/surl], good on you Monhan Diary Poka Poka Felyne Village.
[surl=http://kotaku.com/5644446/shirtless-and-suspendered-the-dante-that-almost-was]Backlash against the new Devil May Cry was ‘anticipated'[/surl] – Capcom asked Ninja Theory to make them angry.
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=265922]England heartbreaker Landon Donovan is on the FIFA 11 box[/surl], but only in the US.
[surl=http://blog.eu.playstation.com/2010/09/22/exclusive-content-for-playstation-plus-members/]PS Plus subscribers get Castlevania: LOS demo[/surl] for a week before everybody else.
[surl=http://diamond.jp/articles/-/9391]Capcom is teaming up with Level 5[/surl] on some ‘truly interesting’ things.
[surl=http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2010/09/22/sweeping-the-nation-civilization-v-demo/]Civilization V demo[/surl] is sweeping the nation.
[surl=http://planetfallout.gamespy.com/articles/interviews/1883/Planet-Fallout-Interview-Chris-Avellone]Fallout: New Vegas is getting ‘crappy’ speech[/surl], as well as DLC.
[surl=http://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2010/09/22/ship-simulator-extremes-demo-defense/]Ship Simulator Extremes releases a new demo[/surl], and responds to some criticism.

Not just for calls: mobile games, updates and releases
[surl=http://www.capcom-unity.com/mobile_guy/blog/2010/09/22/iphone_game_sale_-__get_resident_evil_4,_1942:_joint_strike,_mega_man_ii_and_more_for_only_$.99]Capcom iPhone game sale[/surl] – get Resident Evil 4, 1942: Joint Strike, Mega Man II And More For Only $.99.
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/free-app-of-the-day-solomon-s-boneyard-184628.phtml]Solomon’s Boneyard[/surl] is the (belated) free app of the day.

Console yourselves: PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii
[surl=http://blog.us.playstation.com/2010/09/22/playstation-home-update-dead-rising-2-heavy-rain-lake-house-more/]PlayStation Home update[/surl]: Dead Rising 2, Heavy Rain, Lake House & More!
[surl=http://blog.us.playstation.com/2010/09/22/netflix-streaming-its-way-to-canada-today/]Netflix now streaming into Canada[/surl] on the PS3.
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/sony-holds-back-move-support-in-game-for-ps-plus-users-184622.phtml]Sony has set an awkward precedent for Move[/surl] – giving Move Support ‘free’ only to PSPlus subscribers.
[surl=http://www.xbox360achievements.org/news/news-6330-Interview—Stephen-McGill–UK-Xbox-Boss-Talks-The-Future–Halo–Rare—More.html]UK Xbox Boss chats[/surl] about the future, Halo, Rare, and others.

Comedic Value: Laughter is the best medicine, etc
[surl=http://www.theonion.com/articles/super-mario-bros-is-25,18129/]The Onion celebrates 25 years of Mario[/surl].

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
[surl=http://www.camelotherald.com/news/news_article.php?storyid=4175]Dark Age of Camelot patched to 1.106[/surl], live now!
[surl=http://forums.worldofwarcraft.com/thread.html?sid=1&topicId=26859148968]Blizzard announce automated account recovery form[/surl] to use if you are compromised.
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-22-square-unveils-ffxiv-currency]Final Fantasy XIV’s online currency is called Crysta[/surl], also a fairy from Fern Gully.
[surl=http://forums.worldofwarcraft.com/thread.html?topicId=26850257725&pageNo=4#61]WoW: Ghostcrawler explains hit-scaling in Cataclysm[/surl], helpful chap!

Music in Games: The tunes behind the action
[surl=http://www.1up.com/do/feature?cId=3181506]13 Questions for Final Fantasy 13’s Composer[/surl], Masashi Hamauzu.
[surl=http://www.originalsoundversion.com/?p=11666]Final Fantasy XIV soundtracks unboxing[/surl] (yes, both of them).

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-22-new-dante-inspired-by-james-bond-reboot]Capcom and Ninja Theory compare DMC revamp to James Bond[/surl] – specifically, Casino Royale (if you didn’t guess).
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-22-dead-rising-2-case-west-interview?page=1]Photography is back in Dead Rising 2[/surl], says Rob Barrett.
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=265522]Take-Two remain quiet[/surl] on the topic of pre-owned games.
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-22-capcom-denies-alienating-dr2-ps3-gamers]Dead Rising 2 DLC on 360 not meant to ‘alienate’ PS3 owners[/surl], but it kinda did.
[surl=http://www.1up.com/do/previewPage?cId=3181535]Ninja Theory explain that “old Dante” isn’t cool any more[/surl], and that 12 years is a long time.
[surl=http://xbox360.ign.com/articles/112/1122586p1.html]Microsoft say that one Halo game every three years is ‘not enough'[/surl], promise more now without Bungie.

Art in games: Real paintings, sometimes.
[surl=http://www.nintendo.co.jp/mario25th/wallpaper/index.html]Mario 25th anniversary website has wallpapers[/surl] for your decorating delectation.

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
[surl=http://www.vectorunit.com/news/2010/9/21/hydro-thunder-hurricane-tempest-pack-splashes-down-in-octobe.html]Hydro Thunder Hurricane ‘Tempest Pack’ DLC[/surl] confirmed for October.

Mark your calendars: Events, announcements…
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=266058]Rich Hall will host the Golden Joystick Awards[/surl] on October 29.

RUMOURED:
[surl=http://uk.gear.ign.com/articles/112/1122613p1.html]Is this the guts of the Nintendo 3DS?[/surl]

DELAYED:
[surl=http://forums.ubi.com/eve/forums/a/tpc/f/3981007546/m/8891077288/p/2]H.A.W.X. 2 on PC[/surl] not coming until mid-November.

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