Before you set off on your weekend of hopefully good food, fun, and friends, we wanted to start you off on the right foot by putting all of the latest news on videogames and tech and in one easy-to-read place. We're nice like that! So without further ado, let's read the news! It makes you smarter, after all.
By the way, if you're wondering what the above picture is about, it's from X-Play's Video Game of Thrones. I'm so excited the second season of Game of Thrones is starting this weekend so I figured it was appropriate.
- Microsoft will be bringing an array of upcoming XBLA games to PAX East 2012 for hands-on play.
- A new trailer surfaces for the Japan-exclusive PlayStation 3 game Tokyo Jungle, and it's awesome.
- A shipment of cupcakes sent to BioWare in protest of the Mass Effect 3 ending are donated to charity.
- Insomniac's never-revealed, never-released pinball game, 1080Pinball, put in an appearance on Facebook.
- An upcoming Portal-inspired fan film, Aperture: Lab Ratt, gets a new Companion Cube-toting trailer.
- Disney's Epic Mickey 2 has been confirmed for both PC and Mac.
- According to the game's lead designer, Eve Online is boring on purpose.
- PlanetSide 2 is a MMO shooter and it's currently in Alpha.
- The day has finally come; we are going to talk about Mass Effect 3's ending on Feedback.
- Find the best that mobile gaming has to offer when you check out this week's Knuckle Up.
- We bring in a panel of cosplay judges to find out who's got the right stuff in the world of video game fashion.
- Rock Band maker Harmonix will be showing off a new game next week on X-Play.