In Other News – 18 May 2010

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Today is Tuesday. Tuesday is named from the Olde English God Tiw -  an anglicised Tyr; the Norse God of War, Victory and Law. Today is also Tina Fey’s Birthday. She’s the geek goddess of smart, sexy and funny.

Here’s the stuff we too busy staring a pictures of naked people on chessboards to post.

News

John Romero regrets Daikatana (Don’t we all?)
Dante’s Inferno 2 in development
Aqua and Metal Slug XX on XBLA tomorrow
StarCraft 2 beta ending this month

Stuff

Sesame Street Fighter
Princess Peach tries to tell Mario that Toad’s Gay
Arkham Asylum Figures are awesome
The Drunken Moogle – Mixing Videogames and Booze (I’m in heaven!)

Videos

Spider-Man Shattered Dimensions Trailer
F1 2010 design and mechanics interview
Split/Second power plant gameplay
Battlefield Bad Company 2 helicopter sniping
Team Fortress 2 Death and Destruction Synchronised Music Video

Last Updated: May 18, 2010

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Geoffrey Tim

Editor. I'm old, grumpy and more than just a little cynical. One day, I found myself in possession of a NES, and a copy of Super Mario Bros 3. It was that game that made me realise that games were more than just toys to idly while away time - they were capable of being masterpieces. I'm here now, looking for more of those masterpieces.

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