Saturday, May 30, 2009

marginalia 5.30.09

please, don't do it 1up: The Phoenix risesEGM returns from the Beyond.  I don't think anyone saw this coming.  More to be found at www.egmnow.com.

Gamasutra: Ian Bogost looks at why most iPhone games are cheaper than a cup of coffee and how it's affecting consumer expectations.

Gamespy: Someone finally decided to Old Yeller The Matrix Online.  Thanks for the good times, Neo.

Joystiq: Set phasers to bored – be prepared to be underwhelmed by another Star Trek game in 2010 or so.

Joystiq: The rumored PSP Go! is officially revealed in an issue of Qore, a magazine in desperate need of a U. My old PSP’s self-esteem is in the toilet.