Wednesday, August 12, 2009

marginalia 8.12.09

YEAH WOOO Kotaku: Wii remote charger: you're doing it wrong.

GameSpot: EA recently renewed some dusty old trademarks including Road Rash, Wing Commander (omg Rob), and those Theme Park games.  So much for new IPs.

GameSpot: Australia banned a game I've never heard of because of sex and drugs.  Please tell me they were allowed to keep the rock and roll.

Wired: A lovely piece about The Settlers of Catan and the soil from which it sprang.

Gamasutra: An in-depth analysis of the whole Activision’s-Bobby-Kotick-wants-to-charge-you-more-for-games story we talked about in our last podcast.