Every day we are on the look out for the most interesting news items in the gaming industry. Some make it on the site as headlines, and 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. Every Monday we recap the shiniest of the objects, and our original articles from the previous week.
- Editorial // Steam is a Gaming Buffet
- Rated Review // Poker Night at the Inventory: Cheaper and Funnier Than Vegas
- The Horrible Show // Co-op Gaming with Enemies
- Our Culture // Hey! Watch! Famicom Skate Park
- Editorial // How You Play the Game: The Dumbass Law
- Editorial // Colefacekilla’s Christmas Wishlist
- Editorial // I Learned Something Today: Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit
Last Week’s Headlines
Heartbreak set in this week thanks to the rumored plot of the Uncharted movie, but Take-Two redeemed my faith that someone cares about quality in this business. 27 headlines distracted us and here’s the best from that list:
Microsoft working on TV subscription service for Xbox, PCs – Ars Technica
I can only imagine the Xbox Live fees, but still it can replace my cable fees
Halo: Reach Noble Map Pack Released – Evil Avatar
Oh ya, Halo: Reach is still a big deal.
New Super Mario Bros Wii goes quadruple platinum – Destructoid
That is insane
Is This Blizzard’s Release Schedule For The Next Four Years? – GameInformer
Don’t care if it’s a rumor and they always change their release dates. I just want to know what Titan is.
Xbox Live Rewards Gives You “Money” For Nothing [XBox360] – Kotaku
The page has been taken down, but nice to see that M$ is at least headed in the rewards direction.
You Can Forget About Wanting to See ‘Uncharted: The Movie’ – Evil Avatar
Four Player Co-Op Ghostbusters Game Coming to XBLA, PSN and PC – Co-Optimus
This is a good idea. Bite-sized Ghostbusters. Last year’s game was good but the nostalgia didn’t last.
Angry Birds add-on puts some holiday cheer in your pig murder – Joystiq
Nicest touch is that it’s free for those who bought the Halloween version
Take-Two: No Annual Red Dead Redemption or Grand Theft Auto – Shacknews
Hells to the yeah
Def Jam Rapstar: Best Rapper To Get Atlantic Records Contract – G4
There’s still hope that my rap skills will get discovered.