Why hello there! I'm sure you were expecting to see Hamza here, but he's busy PAXing up Seattle. So you know what that means, right? We talk about tentacles, of course!
Actually, my favorite bit of news today was Mr. Tomino decrying games as evil. I'll try and push him on his comments when he appears at New York Anime Fest. Want to challenge him yourself? We've got a couple of tickets to give away!
And now, onto your daily dose of Destructoid delectables!
The Memory Card .66: Taloon the merchant
Improving game communites: Enough with the negativity
Improving game communites: Gaming together
Flower, Sun and Rain
NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits
PAX 09: Ride a mechanical horse of doom at PAX
PAX 09: Destructoid community meetup plans!
PAX 09: The Behemoth lanyards are so totally baller
Bit.Trip.Void announced, detailed, and trailered
Grue renewed: Fallout 3's Reign of Grelock is playable
Guitar Hero 5 DLC plans laid out for September
Kojima: Peace Walker and Rising teams 'not good friends'
Testers, bugs and more to blame for Trine PSN delay
Xbox 360 games no longer have to be in HD
An OnLive public beta is happening
Sony's new philosophy is 'make.believe'
Valve plans to punish Team Fortress 2 cheaters
3D Dot Game Heroes screenshots: Not the bees!
God of War III demo not hitting with GoW Collection
Gundam creator: 'Videogames are EVIL!'
Champions Online 'Blood Moon' update teased
F.E.A.R. 2 Reborn DLC ends before it really begins
Onechanbara meets Monster Hunter to create Exorsister
Sony giving MAG beta codes away on Twitter
DSi's free DSiWare points offer expires October 5
Final Fantasy XIII going multiplatform changed nothing
Microsoft: Xbox 360 is 1 million units ahead of PS3
Sony: We were late with PS3's online support
Ubisoft officially announces Turtles: Arcade Attack
Pre-order new Silent Hill, get creepy soundtrack for free
Pokemon Rumble coming to WiiWare
PSP download games will cost the same as retail games
Samurai Warriors 3 getting its own Classic Controller
World of Warcraft Faction Change service kicks off
Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 features SIXAXIS-controlled breasts
Taito busts a move with Puzzle Bobble Live! for XBLA
Telltale Games to unveil new, possibly serious, stuff
Rock Band Bar Nights: The future of music gaming?
Sega planning to announce Natal/Sony Wiimote stuff soon
Bioware and Gabe and Tycho team up for Origins comic
Capcom offers up discounted bundles on PSN
Art from the canceled 2003 Earthworm Jim game re-surface
Rockstar's Battle animal wallpapers are pretty awesome
God of War: Collection box art, no PAL release in 2009
See this beautiful Assassin's Creed 2 trailer, hear the inappropriate music
Okamiden trailer get! Check out Capcom's TGS wares
Here, have some Raystorm HD screens
Sony announces PSN reality show, 'The Tester'
Fishies and lasers in these Darius Burst screenshots
Check out this bloodthirsty Fairytale Fights trailer
Fate/Unlimited Codes combo video, move lists and more
First video of Spelunker HD for PSN
The bouyant breasts of Muramasa's onsen scenes
Working it in 8 bit: No More Heroes 2 goes low def