What Just Happened? is a feature recapping the week’s most interesting stories.
No zombies anywhere to be found last week, gamers. Oh, wait, there was the Left 4 Dead demo. Curses! Why won’t these abominations leave us be?! Why can’t they resist their unholy cravings for our tender human flesh?!
Yes, well, as for news and developments, there is plenty to discuss. A new review and podcast from your friendly neighborhood videogame blog, more uproar about censoring and copyright infringement, big announcements hinted at and secrets revealed, ch-ch-ch-ch-changes to classic JRPGs, smashing successes and developer blessings and much more. Plus: tchotchkes galore! Quick, read on, before the shambling undead break the barricade!
DICE talk Mirror’s Edge first-person view, character connection
Flash pioneer releases a decade of independent gaming goodness
Cross Platform #010 / Burnout: Praise Edition
New Underworld vids, interactive website launches
Japan to receive censored Fallout 3
GTA IV ‘keys to the city’ are finally arriving
Rock Band 2 creator serves Guitar Hero a plate of constructive criticism
Fable II getting “big announcement” next week
LittleBigPlanet levels getting deleted due to copyright infringement
Chrono Trigger DS – same game, different ending
Gears of War 2 sells two million copies
Review / Legendary (PS3)
Secret Square-Enix game revealed
EA to launch WiiFit rival
Atlus reprints Persona 2, RPG joygasm shakes Earth
Blizzard gives BioWare its blessing
Wii Speak Channel will only work with new purchases
Street Fighter IV console release date announced
Wii Music a bust or a slow moving evergreen?
U.S. Club Nintendo will indeed net you swag, tchotchkes