In Other News – October 28, 2010

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Ok, so here’s a scary story.

Today I was chatting to my doctor and he starts telling me this story of how he used to play Battlefield 2142. He tells me that over time he found out that some of his patients played on the same servers and while he knew their online names, they didn’t know his.

He pointed out that one night, the one guy sniped him twice in the head on some map and he wasn’t very impressed. Two years down the line, the dude is in his office for some Vitamin B something injection or whatever that burns like all hell and as the doctor is about to put in the injection he says to him “BTW, I’m [Gamertag here] and you sniped me twice in the head in Battlefield, now it’s time for revenge”.

Needless to say the dude had a right ol’ panic attack when he started feeling the crazy burn after the doctor dished out that line. After the prank was over I can only assume that the doctor let out a large, evil “Muhahahahaha” laugh, LOL.

Here’s the news we didn’t post out of fear, because our Dentist looks like the type of guy that would really, really suck at Halo.

News:

Playstation introduces new rewards system
Kirby is for serious players too, says developer
Wii novelty is wearing off – says Ready at Dawn
EA committed to MMA
Dead Rising 2 hits 2 million units sold and more Capcom info
Nintendo sinks into the red for first half
Grand Theft auto gets Complete Edition
Sony’s PS4: Ray traced games a possibility

Stuff:

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Unreal engine powered safety simulator
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The 10 best looking PSP games

Video:

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Last Updated: October 28, 2010

Nick De Bruyne

Video games writer, editor and critic since '08. Living and breathing video games, movies and cars since the 80s. Follow me on Twitter if you love tons of gaming talk, and @pennyworthrevs for fun stuff and links.

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