The Daily Hotness 06/03/08

What a bomb shell. Itagaki leaving Tecmo was a total shock when I heard about it. Especially over the reason why he’s leaving. Wonder what will happen to the Dead or Alive and Ninja Gaiden franchises now. My best guess: Less jiggly boobs.

Monthly Musing promotions kicked off today and Nick Chester brought to us tons on new info on upcoming Capcom games such as Resident Evil 5, Bionic Commando, Street Fighter IV, and plenty more. 

Tuesday Regulars:
Games time forgot: Timon and Pumbaa’s Jungle Games
Game Debate to the Death! Worst game you ever played?

Events:
CAPTIVATE 08: Resident Evil 5 demo walkthrough delivers chills
CAPTIVATE 08: Bionic Games reveals original Wii exclusive, Spyborgs
CAPTIVATE 08: Airtight’s Dark Void delivers darkest void in gaming
CAPTIVATE 08: Aye! Argh! Plunder brings casual-RTS to XBLA/PSN
CAPTIVATE 08: Swinging into a first hands-on with Bionic Commando next-gen
CAPTIVATE 08: SF IV producer says Wii version ‘possible,’ PS3/360 ‘safer bet’
CAPTIVATE 08: Neopets Puzzle Adventure … it’s like Puzzle Quest, with Neopets!
CAPTIVATE 08: Bionic Commando next-gen multiplayer announced
CAPTIVATE 08: Street Fighter IV coming to consoles with new content, online play
CAPTIVATE 08: Console Street Fighter IV to have mega sweet anime intros, endings
CAPTIVATE 08: Wii, uh — I mean, We Love Golf!
CAPTIVATE 08: Capcom’s mobile gaming EXPLOSION!
CAPTIVATE 08: Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix pretty, not finished yet
CAPTIVATE 08: Street Fighter IV move list should look familiar
What a dog eating a melon has to do with Bionic Commando Rearmed’s ‘M’ rating
Spyborg’s devs looking at Balance Board support, using every Wii peripheral ever

News:
Itagaki leaving Team Ninja, suing Tecmo
PlayStation Eye bundle comes with nifty PSN software
SCEA announces Qore, interactive subscription-based online programming
PS3 rapes your electric bill, hogs more power than a refrigerator
First details emerge on BioShock for PS3
Game-Releases.net launches, instantly makes release date lists obsolete
Atlus announces Dokapon Kingdom, a boardgame/RPG crossover
Coldplay comes to Guitar Hero

Community:
A recap of May’s Monthly Musings
Educate Yourself: The classic game of the month club — Castlevania
The start of the affair: Amphibians — A metamorphosis of obsession
C Blogs of 06/03/08 

Hamza Aziz