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The Daily Hotness: Wii U developer woes

11:59 PM on 01.28.2013 // Brett Zeidler
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Check out everything Destructoid did today

Chris Carter set those silly developers and their attitude towards developing for the Wii U straight in a fantastic editorial today, and you totally need to give it a read. I agree with everything in it.

Other happenings in the whimsical world of videogames included Nintendo announcing their Virtual Console anniversary, a Phil Colins track is in the Dead Space 3 launch trailer, we explored who's really benefiting from season passes, and so many more wacky things happened on 1/28/2013.

Destructoid Originals:
Developers, what's your issue with the Wii U GamePad?
Celebrate Valentine's Day with the I <3 Controllers shirt
The Stanley Parable HD is more than a straight port
Season Passes: Who's really benefiting?
Live show: Chainsaws & Charity
The Network Roundup: It's time to dance

Community:
Community blogs of 1/28
Forum thread of the day: The Bar: Part 2 (page 1093)

Events:
J.J. Abrams, Gabe Newell team for D.I.C.E. 2013 keynote 

News:
Objectify A Male Tech Writer Day [Update] 
Nintendo reveals dates for Virtual Console anniversary 
Buy one year of PlayStation Plus, get three months free 
Early access: Gears of War: Judgement mode via pre-order 
Heavy Rain composer Normand Corbeil passes away 
Nintendo Network is going down for maintenance 
Gunman Clive now has an update for those nasty crashes 
New releases: Skulls of the Shogun will slay you 
Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 DLC proves monarchies rule 
We'll hear more about Homefront 2 'soon,' says Crytek 
The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia is shipping now 
Crytek opens first U.S. studio, headed by ex-Vigil staff 
Escape Goat 2 opting to release on PC first this time 
Dead Space 3 PC lacks visual options for consistency 
Medieval Horror DLC out for Painkiller Hell & Damnation 
Ninja Gaiden, Section 8, Madden dropping on PS Plus 
Mass Effect 3 downloadable content teased, I think 
Rumor: China might consider lifting ban on game consoles 
Wii U's Virtual Console won't import previous save files 
Evoland is evolving into a new game 

Offbeat:
The world's cheapest Metal Gear Rising cosplay 
Dead Space 3 Play Arts Kai Isaac looks the business 
Combichrist's DmC: Devil May Cry soundtrack available now 
Jimquisition: Breaking the Bones of Business 
The nightmarish world of DayZ comes to life 

Media:
Check out this real life Hitman video featuring Agent 47 
Dead Space 3 launch trailer gets its Phil Collins on  
Earth Defense Force meets filthy porn with Underoid  
BioShock Infinite video gets all 70s education show on us 
Sega's 13 consoles, 12 boards personified for Vita game 
Let Surgeon Simulator 2013 turn you into Harold Shipman 
Honest-to-goodness footage of Cities in Motion 2 appears 
Relive the past with Agent 47 in this Hitman HD trailer 
Learn how to play Crysis 3 in this new multiplayer video 
First video of Ironclad's new game Sins of a Dark Age 
This Sony teaser looks like it's for God of War 



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