Month: July 2009

GameDaily Bylines, June-July

REVIEWS
DroplitZ Review
The Pipe Mania-like puzzle game is psychedelic, seriously addictive (like any good casual game) and beats a "won't go away" soundtrack into your head.

Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Review
The surprise M-rated title on Nintendo's household-friendly handheld becomes one of our favorite portable games of the year.


FEATURES
Fifteen New Beatles: Rock Band Tracks Revealed!
Plus, scope the new cinematic trailer, and find out how the game's new Vocal Training mode works.

Confirmed! Fourteen Games You'll See on Shelves in 2009
We get on-the-record confirmations for 14 games that you'll be able to play by year's end.

20 Totally Overused Words in Game Names
Did you play Super Age of War: Eternal Legend? We hear it's the best!

10 Coolest Moments in Halo & Bungie History
In celebration of Bungie Day, we reminisce on the times that made us Halo fans go nuts.

Video Game Yearbook Awards
At the end of another great year of getting schooled in video games, we name the most athletic, flirtatious, most likely to be president and more.

Ripped from the Tabloids: Celebs in Sims 3
Sims 3 fans have been busy crafting celebrity characters, downloadable to your game for free. See our must-have list.


POSTS
Why Three Upcoming Video Game Movies Will Tank
Mini Coopers Get Pimped Out with Pac-Man, Space Invaders Graphics
Michael Jackson: A Video Game Retrospective
Could Classic Adventure Game Grim Fandango Get Remade?
Gaming's Greatest Freakouts: Fake or Real?
Devoted Nintendo Fan Gets NES Controller Etched Into His Skin
Sims 3 Mania Takes Hold, Shattering EA Sales Records


NEWS
Bungie Day Brings Exclusive Recon Armor to Halo 3
Valve Working on Cross-Game Play Between Left 4 Dead 1 and 2
Gears of War 2 Gets Updates, EXP for Horde Mode
Confirmed: Left 4 Dead 2 Multiplayer Demo Coming
More Left 4 Dead Content to be Announced by End of Summer
New Mass Effect DLC Details Coming This Week
BioShock/Oblivion Bundle Arrives July 7 for $29.99 on the PC, $39.99 on the Xbox 360
'Halo 3 Killer' Gets 23 Years to Life in Prison
Epic Denies Plans for Gears of War 2 on PC

There are few things that I feel are missing in my life right now...

... and that's pretty cool.