Weekly Wrap-Up: Video Game Deathmatch Is Almost Over Edition

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Posted December 11, 2011 - By Leah Jackson

Video Game Deathmatch Is Coming!

While we had a ton of news for every kind of gamer this week, there's really only one thing left on our minds, and that's who is going to win this year's Videogame Deathmatch? Each year we pit the best games against each other, but it's up to you, our favorite readers, to decide who wins. We've finally made it to the finals, and so now it's up to you to decide who will win between Assassin's Creed Revelations Vs. The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

But before you cast your vote, you should check out our excellent selection of web shows:

  • Feedback: The Feedback team discusses the state of gaming journalism.
  • The MMO Report: Casey covers the latest MMO news.
  • Sessler's Soapbox: Adam Sessler talks about Shigeru Miyamoto's retirement.
  • Fresh Ink: Blair Butler talks the latest and greatest comics.

And now for the news...




  • Nintendo 3DS Deals And More In This Week in Game Deals
  • Nintendo releases the promised 3DS firmware update, adding features like 3D video recording and 'Accomplishments.'
  • Superstar skateboarder Tony Hawk confirms in a tweet that he'll be announcing a new game this Saturday.
  • Mojang's latest blog post reveals that work continues on bringing a fuller set of features to Minecraft: Pocket Edition.
  • An interview with FF13-2 developers reveals that fans can expect bonuses for having a FF13 save on their console.
  • Rocksteady Studios issues a PC patch for Batman: Arkham City, fixing DirectX 11 for gamers on 64-bit Windows systems.
  • Trion Worlds has announced a new Instant Adventure feature for Rift.
  • Check out the list of the top five XBLA games you didn't play in 2011.
  • If you're trying to complete absolutely everything in The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim then you're going to have to find all 24 Stones of Barenziah
  • Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Feedback is all about gaming journalism.
  • Microsoft has released an Xbox Live iOS device.
  • Watch our Star Wars: The Old Republic video preview from the game's most recent beta test.
  • This Friday, we'll be presenting Fighting Words Live!
  • Check out our murder guide to Skyrim.
  • We have the first 15 minutes of The Adventures of Tintin: The Game.
  • Check out this amazing video that details the evolution of Minecraft.
  • Knuckle brings bare-knuckle fighting to the screen in documentary form at Austin's Fantastic Fest.
  • Blizzard is holding a rather magical sale right now on their World of Warcraft products.
  • Croteam has thought of a brilliant, and bloody, way to protect Serious Sam 3: BFE against pirates.
  • Team Ninja has announced that Ninja Gaiden 3 will be hitting stores for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in March 2012.
  • Battlefield 3 players are you ready to Strike At Karkand in the upcoming BF3 expansion pack, Back To Karkand?
  • Want to know more about Mario Kart 7? Then read our in-depth review, or just watch our video review.
  • Cross Counter Live and theStream.tv have more fighting games content for you to feast your eyes on.
  • Video game legend, Shigeru Miyamoto, is retiring from Nintendo.



  • Grasshopper Manufacture and Digital Reality confirm their upcoming shmup Sine Mora as an XBLA exclusive.
  • A tipster suggests that Dead Rising 3 will be set in a small California town and star an auto mechanic named Rick.
  • Supergiant Games brings its 2011 action-RPG Bastion to the Chrome Web Store for in-browser play.
  • Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto speaks out in an interview on his recent comments hinting at retirement and a change in roles.
  • The Nintendo DS update of the classic Square Enix RPG Chrono Trigger is now up for sale in the iOS App Store.
  • These are the best mobile games for the week of December 4.
  • Take an early tour of some of the people, places, and things you'll encounter in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning in our handy guide.
  • Check out our live stream of Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3.
  • Get a preview of the latest Gears of War 3 DLC release RAAM's Shadow!
  • A source of OXM has just "let it slip" that they've recently been recording lines for Half Life 2: Episode 3.
  • Unsurprisingly, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim topped the video game sales charts in November.
Weekly Wrap-Up: Video Game Deathmatch Is Almost Over Edition


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