Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet comes out his Wednesday, and we've got the full review courtesy of Mr. Conrad Zimmerman. Plus, a full preview of Diablo 3's beta mode and real-money auction house, a look back at this year's EVO 2k11 championship, and way more!
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http://www.destructoid.com/preview-diablo-iii-beta-207543.phtml It's been about twenty years since the events of Diablo II. The destruction of the Worldstone reduced Mount Arreat to nothing more than a crater, but the world has, for the most part, seen peace. Tristram has been rebuilt and is now a successful merchant town thanks to the adventurers still searching the ruins of the old cathedral. (Jonathan Ross)
http://www.destructoid.com/your-first-ludicrous-look-at-lollipop-chainsaw-206649.phtml Famitsu brings screenshots of Suda 51's latest attempt to break our sanity, Lollipop Chainsaw. Yes, that's a cheerleader with a chainsaw. Yes, she's fighting zombies. Yes, she has a smirking decapitated head hanging from her belt. Yes, you want this game. (Jim Sterling)
http://www.destructoid.com/namco-bandai-comments-on-pac-man-3ds-save-slot-207615.phtml Last week, we found out that Pac-Man & Galaga Dimensions for 3DS had become the first game to copy Capcom's controversial single-save scheme, whereby the cartridge comes with one block of data that can never be erased. Namco has since confirmed this, and said ... very little to justify itself. (Jim Sterling)
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