Shiniest Objects: The Buzz Word

The cloud annoys me, but I got a bit excited to hear it used in reference to console gaming this week. We also got hit head on by a Wizardtrain this week, as Ethan punched us in the face with more original articles than we knew what to do with.

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.

Horrible Objects

Last Week’s Headlines

the Cloud

This Cloud doesn't annoy me

23 headlines distracted us and here’s the best from that list:

“Cloud” Save Games On PlayStation 3? – G4
Trump em, Microsoft, offer this for everyone and it’ll get more people online, too.

Star Wars: The Old Republic Delayed; Would Be ‘Substantially Profitable’ With 500,000 Subscribers – Shacknews
All this stuttering is starting to concern me that something just isn’t working over there.

Bulletstorm Opens Fire On Military Shooters With COD Parody – GameInformer
Caught this before I realized Bulletstorm was behind it, much funnier now.

Review: Bionic Commando Rearmed 2 – Destructoid
A more level review of a competent, but coulda been great, game

Enslaved Sells Poorly Worldwide – GameInformer
Dammit people!

Deus Ex: Human Revolution trailer details Adam Jensen’s past – Joystiq
Will Deus Ex make its comeback to relevancy? Things are looking good.

Undead Labs reveals ‘Class3,’ an open world zombie XBLA game published by Microsoft Game Studios – Joystiq
The ambition got me excited a bit.

Major Nelson Reveals Top Xbox Live Games of 2010 – Piki Geek
The Arcade titles are deceiving, but still very interesting lists.

Halo: Combat Evolved remake coming this holiday – Joystiq
Anyone surprised? Although, if they do plan on redoing Halo 2, too, they should release both at the same time.

Metareview: Killzone 3 – Joystiq
Still not sure what to make of these numbers. Although, I didn’t like Killzone 2 at all, so…