This Week In Games 8.5.10
Portal 2 multiplayer hands-on at PAX Prime 2010
Duke Nukem Forever was playable at PAX this weekend. It's being developed by Gearbox (Borderlands), who will hopefully be able to put a cap on the game's 14 year dev cycle. Here's some shakycam gameplay footage.
Bangai-O, hands down my favorite Dreamcast game, is getting the Xbox Live Arcade HD treatment. Hopefully they retain the crazy. It debuted at PAX this weekend - here are some first impressions from TVGB.
StarCraft II sold over 3 million copies in its first month.
Swarm, the new title from Hothead games (Deathspank), has some, but not all of what made Pikmin great.
A new and more "hardcore" Xbox controller was revealed this week. Hands on.
In Australia, it's now OK to sell something, and then take it away without repercussion.
Kotaku has new Wii game stats up.
Game Informer's sweet October cover does it Saturday Evening Post style with Irrational's Bioshock Infinite.
The collaboration between Oddworld Inhabitants and Just Add Water bears its first fruit - Stranger's Wrath on PS3 for early 2011.
More Portal 2 was revealed at PAX this weekend.
Valve has some surprises in store for you in 2011.
Upcoming WoW patch leaves Power PC based Macs behind.
The Xbox Live Gold subscription price will go up as of 11/1/10 - buy those cheaper subs now, kids!
Killzone 3 is coming February 22nd.
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona devloper, Atlus, will be dissolved into its parent company, Index Holdings, as of October 1.
Deadspace 2 multiplayer will be soldiers vs necromorphs.
There could be a Resident Evil 6 announcement very soon.