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=]Civilization V launch trailer[/surl] is, shall we say, eagerly-anticipated?
[surl=]Dead Rising 2 launch trailer[/surl] illustrates that creativity can kill.
[surl=]BioShock Infinite 10-minute gameplay video[/surl] is still amazing, and Ken Levine chats about combat.

A casual affair: For the less hardcore.
[surl=]Feign[/surl] is a moody, disorientating maze game.

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
[surl=]Samurai Warriors 3: cleavage good[/surl] / too much cleavage bad.
[surl=]Street Fighters by country[/surl]: Stereotypes fight!

Hardware: Stuff to play games on
[surl=]Intel’s upgradable processor[/surl]: good sense or utter catastrophe?

Independently Released: Often better than AAA
[surl=]Indie devs to get Kinect tools soon[/surl], say Microsoft.
[surl=]Minecraft servers are back up[/surl], you should go and buy it.

In Development: Games in progress
[surl=]Prima Games release their achievement/trophy tips for Dead Rising 2[/surl] (obviously, spoilery).
[surl=]What are Guitar Hero: World of Rock’s Star Challenges?[/surl] let’s ask One of Swords!
[surl=]Onechanbara special dated for Winter 2011[/surl] in Japan.
[surl=]Monster Hunter spinoff sells 500,000 already[/surl], good on you Monhan Diary Poka Poka Felyne Village.
[surl=]Backlash against the new Devil May Cry was ‘anticipated'[/surl] – Capcom asked Ninja Theory to make them angry.
[surl=]England heartbreaker Landon Donovan is on the FIFA 11 box[/surl], but only in the US.
[surl=]PS Plus subscribers get Castlevania: LOS demo[/surl] for a week before everybody else.
[surl=]Capcom is teaming up with Level 5[/surl] on some ‘truly interesting’ things.
[surl=]Civilization V demo[/surl] is sweeping the nation.
[surl=]Fallout: New Vegas is getting ‘crappy’ speech[/surl], as well as DLC.
[surl=]Ship Simulator Extremes releases a new demo[/surl], and responds to some criticism.

Not just for calls: mobile games, updates and releases
[surl=,_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=]Solomon’s Boneyard[/surl] is the (belated) free app of the day.

Console yourselves: PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii
[surl=]PlayStation Home update[/surl]: Dead Rising 2, Heavy Rain, Lake House & More!
[surl=]Netflix now streaming into Canada[/surl] on the PS3.
[surl=]Sony has set an awkward precedent for Move[/surl] – giving Move Support ‘free’ only to PSPlus subscribers.
[surl=—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=,18129/]The Onion celebrates 25 years of Mario[/surl].

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
[surl=]Dark Age of Camelot patched to 1.106[/surl], live now!
[surl=]Blizzard announce automated account recovery form[/surl] to use if you are compromised.
[surl=]Final Fantasy XIV’s online currency is called Crysta[/surl], also a fairy from Fern Gully.
[surl=]WoW: Ghostcrawler explains hit-scaling in Cataclysm[/surl], helpful chap!

Music in Games: The tunes behind the action
[surl=]13 Questions for Final Fantasy 13’s Composer[/surl], Masashi Hamauzu.
[surl=]Final Fantasy XIV soundtracks unboxing[/surl] (yes, both of them).

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
[surl=]Capcom and Ninja Theory compare DMC revamp to James Bond[/surl] – specifically, Casino Royale (if you didn’t guess).
[surl=]Photography is back in Dead Rising 2[/surl], says Rob Barrett.
[surl=]Take-Two remain quiet[/surl] on the topic of pre-owned games.
[surl=]Dead Rising 2 DLC on 360 not meant to ‘alienate’ PS3 owners[/surl], but it kinda did.
[surl=]Ninja Theory explain that “old Dante” isn’t cool any more[/surl], and that 12 years is a long time.
[surl=]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=]Mario 25th anniversary website has wallpapers[/surl] for your decorating delectation.

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
[surl=]Hydro Thunder Hurricane ‘Tempest Pack’ DLC[/surl] confirmed for October.

Mark your calendars: Events, announcements…
[surl=]Rich Hall will host the Golden Joystick Awards[/surl] on October 29.

[surl=]Is this the guts of the Nintendo 3DS?[/surl]

[surl=]H.A.W.X. 2 on PC[/surl] not coming until mid-November.


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