Shiniest Objects: What About Newman?

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.

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Last Week’s Headlines

Dennis Nedry

Ah, ah, ah

The first games of the year are starting to get pushed our way, while game companies also start looking forward to the first conferences of the year. 19 headlines distracted us and here’s the best from that list:

Jurassic Park Adventure Game Details – G4
Jurassic Park = Heavy Rain??

Review: LittleBigPlanet 2 – Destructoid
I dunno, I lost my excitement for this one. Still really admire Media Molecule, just don’t what they could really add.

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata To Keynote GDC 2011 – G4
Would love to see this man speak.

Activision Slashes Prices on DJ Hero 2 and Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock – Shacknews
Pay attention to the first part.

THQ reveals new logo for ‘new THQ’ (Update) – Destructoid
Ya, no.

Minecraft becomes a million-seller – Joystiq
Congrats to Notch!

Isaac Clarke Is A Rat In A Cage In Dead Space 2 Launch Trailer – GameInformer
Interesting but awesome music selection. Can’t wait to hang out with Isaac again.

Bulletstorm demo blows up Jan. 25 on Xbox Live, PSN – Joystiq
Hmm, makes it a bit harder to concentrate on Dead Space 2 when this comes out on the same day.

Gritty Mortal Kombat concept trailer getting a webisode series – Joystiq
Oh, hell yes.