Shiniest Objects: This Title Was Controversial Once

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.

Nintendo lays out everything there is to know about the 3DS launch window for Japan, and a cowardly EA confuses us even more about NBA Jam.

Medal of Honor

What'd you say your name was?

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

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

Hydrophobia review: That sinking feeling – Joystiq
Bummer :( I wanted to like the game, too. Looks like I’ll be trying the demo before I buy.

Catfight: Bobby Kotick Slams EA; EA Fires Back – G4
Yes it’s petty, but it’s also damn entertaining. I’m glad they all hate each other.

NBA Elite 11 delayed, standalone NBA Jam HD coming soon – Destructoid
Had to have been a tough decision, but it’s probably the right one in the long run. Still waiting for clarity on the features of NBA Jam for the 360/PS3.

Def Jam Rapstar: The complete tracklist – Joystiq
Damn, the word is in, no Gangsta’s Paradise. Still a good list though.

All of the 3DS, Wii and DS news in one convenient spot – Destructoid
All the news you need to know from Nintendo’s conference.

Quick Look: The New NXE – Giant Bomb
Check out the new Xbox dashboard. It’s whiter.

Review of Dead Rising 2 – Giant Bomb
Looks like it’s just as decisive as the original

Review: Amnesia: The Dark Descent – Destructoid
Looks like Ethan may be spot on about this one.

Review: Enslaved: Odyssey to the West – Destructoid
Damn, I’m suddenly excited for Enslaved.

The Jimquisition: YOU’RE PLAYING THE GAME WRONG! – Destructoid
Oh wow. Sterling at his (debatable) finest.

Medal of Honor’s Taliban Renamed To ‘Opposing Force’ – Giant Bomb
Bahaha. That’s all it takes. Shoulda learned from 24 and just made up a name for your country/enemy from the beginning.

NBA Jam For 360, PS3: ‘We’re Trying To Throw It All In There’ [Breaking] – Kotaku
Go team go!