The Daily Stash

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Looking good: Screenshots and new media
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=266815]Dead Rising 2 video[/surl] shows off the 10 best combo weapons.
[surl=http://www.thatvideogameblog.com/2010/09/27/assassins-creed-brotherhood-multiplayer-beta-in-motion/]Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood video[/surl] features the multiplayer beta.

Interesting… Assorted bits and pieces
[surl=http://kobun20.interordi.com/category/ask-me/]Capcom’s short-lived ‘Club Capcom’ feature[/surl] gets fan translation.
[surl=http://usuallyfine.blogspot.com/2010/09/numbers-gamepart-ii.html]Craig Morrison on Success and Failure[/surl] (he’s game director on Age of Conan).

A Legal Matter: Gamers in court
[surl=http://gamepolitics.com/2010/09/27/moot-court-renders-schwarzenegger-v-ema-opinion]Moot court renders Schwarzenegger vs. EMA opinion[/surl], in a mock trial.

Independently Released: Often better than AAA
[surl=http://unity3d.com/unity/]Unity 3 game development tools[/surl] released, finally.

In Development: Games in progress
[surl=http://community.codemasters.com/forum/f1-2010-game-1316/431849-corrupted-saved-game-potential-workaround.html]F1 2010 patch forthcoming[/surl], hopefully fixing corrupt save issue.
[surl=http://www.easports.com/blogs/itsinthegame/post/slug/nba-elite-delayed-nba-jam-ships-on-wii-next-week-xbox-360-and-ps3-coming-before-holidays]NBA Elite 11 delayed[/surl], but you’ll get a standalone NBA Jam HD “soon”.
[surl=http://blog.us.playstation.com/2010/09/27/god-of-war-ghost-of-sparta-demo-available-tomorrow/]God of War: Ghost of Sparta demo available tomorrow[/surl] – get into it!
[surl=http://www.siliconera.com/2010/09/27/ayas-lightning-costume-changes-her-voice-too/]3rd Birthday: Aya’s costume changes alter her voice, too[/surl] – including Lightning from FFXIII.
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=266783]Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood beta is live[/surl] for PS Plus subscribers.
[surl=http://www.sonicstadium.org/blog/2010/09/25/full-package-pics-of-the-sonic-colours-special-edition/]Sonic Colors Special Edition revealed[/surl] – complete with wisps!
[surl=http://www.next-gen.biz/features/hydrophobia-review]Hydrophobia receives 3/10[/surl] in an online review.
[surl=http://deadoralivegame.net/dead-or-alive-news/team-ninja-dead-or-alive-dimensions-website]Dead or Alive Dimensions – Ayane and Kasumi get new costumes[/surl], which are already upsetting fans.
[surl=http://www.joystiq.com/2010/09/28/iphones-pixn-love-rush-hurries-to-playstation-minis/]Pix’n Love Rush heads to PlayStation Minis[/surl] after rampant iPhone success.

Not just for calls: mobile games, updates and releases
[surl=http://fingergaming.com/2010/09/27/top-iphone-game-apps-fruit-ninja-resident-evil-4-close-in-on-angry-birds/]Top iPhone Game Apps[/surl] – Fruit Ninja, Resident Evil 4 close in on Angry Birds.
[surl=http://toucharcade.com/2010/09/27/hands-on-with-ardefender-augmented-reality-defense-game/]ARDefender hands-on[/surl] looks at the augmented-reality defense game.
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/free-app-of-the-day-gravitation-defense-184946.phtml]Gravitation Defense[/surl] is the Free App of the Day.

Console yourselves: PlayStation, Xbox 360, Wii
[surl=http://www.relyonhorror.com/latest-news/german-newspaper-posts-3ds-release-date/]German newspaper reveals 3DS release date[/surl] – first quarter 2011.
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-24-wii-remote-plus-spotted]Wii Remote Plus confirmed[/surl] – from the horse’s mouth.
[surl=http://www.joystiq.com/2010/09/27/playstation-plus-retail-cards-spotted-at-target/]PlayStation Plus cards spotted[/surl] at Target.
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/nintendo-dlc-lawn-darts–184939.phtml]This week in WiiWare / DSiWare[/surl]: Lawn darts!
[surl=http://playstationlifestyle.net/2010/09/27/playstation-store-preview-september-28-2010/]PlayStation Store Preview[/surl] – September 28, 2010.

In good company: Business news
[surl=http://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/30635/ExRealtime_Staffer_Names_Hetherington_As_MyWorld_Buyer.php]Ex-MyWorld dev confirms former Realtime Worlds chairman is MyWorld buyer[/surl], the plot thickens.

Comedic Value: Laughter is the best medicine, etc
[surl=http://protodudesrockmancorner.blogspot.com/2010/09/credits-multiplayer-and-more-unearthed.html]The hidden secrets of Mega-Man Soccer[/surl].

MMO to love: Massively Multiplayer Online details
[surl=http://www.ffxivcore.com/topic/21488-version-update-september-27/]Final Fantasy XIV moves forward[/surl] with exploit patches and companies.
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-27-eve-devs-vampire-mmo-is-playable]World of Darkness is in a playable state[/surl] says CCP.
[surl=http://www.bit-tech.net/gaming/pc/2010/09/28/you-won-t-respawn-tomorrow/1]You Won’t Respawn Tomorrow[/surl] is a last-days look at APB.

Music in Games: The tunes behind the action
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/more-than-just-noise-in-my-restless-dreams-184842.phtml]More than just noise[/surl]: In my restless dreams.
[surl=http://www.zeldainformer.com/2010/09/a-link-to-the-past-soundtrack-is-released.html]Zelda: A Link To The Past soundtrack released[/surl] for free!

Developmentally Challenged: The dev perspective
[surl=http://www.destructoid.com/interview-ninja-theory-s-tameem-antoniades-on-enslaved-184933.phtml]Ninja Theory’s Tameem Antoniades chats[/surl] about Enslaved. And Monkey.
[surl=http://www.mcvuk.com/news/41038/Move-can-capture-Wii-audience-EA-says]EA thinks Move/Kinect will capture Wii gamers[/surl], who will upgrade to HD consoles.

Boys will be boys: Bobby Kotick vs. The World
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=266761?cid=OTC-RSS&attr=CVG-General-RSS]Bobby Kotick ‘destroys’ Tim Schafer[/surl] after Schafer called him a prick.
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=266753]Kotick also says West + Zampella will probably have a “hard time” ever being successful again[/surl], after leaving Infinity Ward.
[surl=http://www.next-gen.biz/news/kotick-ea-is-suffocating-studios]Kotick is also unhappy with the way EA ‘suffocates’ development studios[/surl], homogenising them all into “EA Florida”, “EA Vancouver” etc.
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=266776]…and more Kotick: the price of Kinect “has to come down”[/surl] if it’s to be successful.
[surl=http://www.next-gen.biz/news/activision-peripherals-still-important]He can be positive though – says that both Move and Kinect are ‘superb'[/surl] when it comes to dance games.
[surl=http://gamasutra.com/view/news/30634/EA_Responds_To_Kotick_Comments_Points_To_Litigation_Hubris.php]EA responds to Kotick’s comments[/surl], claims Activision is based on “three franchises”.
[surl=http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2010-09-27-schafer-hits-back-at-kotick]Schafer also replies[/surl], calling Kotick “sad”.

Buy me this: For the gamer who has everything
[surl=http://www.ebgames.com.au/ps3-151934-PS3–Gran-Turismo-5-Faceplate-PlayStation-3]Gran Turismo 5 ‘signed’ PS3 faceplate[/surl], covered in artwork and Kazunori Yamauchi’s “signature”.

Crafty: From people who are good with their hands.
[surl=http://www.wired.com/geekdad/2010/09/time-to-call-the-exterminators-build-your-own-dalek/]Build your own Dalek[/surl] (perfect for Halloween).

Art in games: Real paintings, sometimes.
[surl=http://gbxforums.gearboxsoftware.com/showthread.php?t=111335]Duke Nukem 3D fan-made remake screens[/surl] are pretty amazing.

Downloadable Content: Fix it later
[surl=http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=266850]Supreme Commander 2 DLC is out[/surl], called the Infinite War Battle Pack.

Cheap Thrills: Games that won’t hurt your wallet
[surl=http://www.gametail.com/]GameTail postpones launch[/surl], due to a PayPal dispute.

Mark your calendars: Events, announcements…
[surl=http://www.paxsite.com/paxeast/index.php]Registration for PAX East 2011 has started[/surl], while we’re still recovering from PAX Prime.

RUMOURED:
[surl=http://www.jeuxvideo.fr/splinter-cell-pop-mk-rayman-compils-confirmees-actu-368196.html]Is this the box art for Mortal Kombat, Prince of Persia PS3 collections?[/surl]

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