Shiniest Objects: Band of Horses Predicted This

Every day, Horrible Night is on the look out for the most interesting news items in the gaming industry to pass along to you with our unique take. The articles that just miss the cut end up in the Shiny Objects feed which can be viewed here (or on the sidebar of the site) and subscribed to here. Each week we will be recapping the shiniest of the objects, while looking for your feedback so that you can help us define what type of gaming news is the most interesting.

NBA Jam is really heating up. Pun intended. Time will tell if this is the best “zombie” game of the year and if we get to see MJ in this game, too.

Tell us what we missed and what we got right with the wrong opinion.

Detlef Schrempf

Detlef Schrempf

21 headlines distracted us last week, in reverse chronological order here’s the best from that list.

NBA Jam Really Coming To 360, PS3 – Giant Bomb
(Not) Official word finally puts this debate to rest.

Valve apologizes for banning over 12,000 legit Modern Warfare 2 players – Joystiq
They probably cheated at some point. Don’t apologize.

Michael Jackson Zombie Moonwalks Away From Plants Vs. Zombies [Popcap] – Kotaku
So are we not allowed to go back and watch Thriller either? This is dumb.

Catch Up on the Entire Story of Starcraft – Unreality Magazine
40 minute summary if you got the time.

Get Worms In Your Computer With Worms Reloaded – Giant Bomb
Back where it all started.

The highest grossing XBLA game of 2010 is… – Destructoid
Whoa, Tommy will be happy about this one.

First Look At NBA Jam’s Retro Superstars [Wii] – Kotaku
How can you not be excited for this game? Just tell me when I can get the 360 version though.

I’m Commander Shepard, And This Is My Favorite Cosplay In The Entire Universe [Mass Effect] – Kotaku
They did an amazing job. Can’t how great Grunt looks. And that’s one hot Commander Shepard.

Linkin Park debuts Medal of Honor video, ‘The Catalyst’ – Destructoid
Just odd to see a video tied to an upcoming game like it’s a movie. Very cool. The execution, still leaves a bit to be desired though.