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LoveSac and Destructoid have teamed up for the NES Classic at Barcade in Brooklyn. Join us on November 16 as people participate in speed runs and tournaments on some classic retro games. The winner will receive some sweetness including a bronzed Powerglove trophy and will most likely say “It’s so bad” when receiving the trophy. 

Jim steps up for the battered wives of gaming, Nick tells us all about the new Xbox Experience, win Fallout 3 through the Asus contest, Sega takes on The Conduit, Mirror’s Edge demo dropping this Friday, and plenty more happened on 10/29/08.

Originals:
Hold it! Take a look at Phoenix Wright: Official Casebook Vol. 1!
The battered wives of the gaming world

Reviews:
Samba De Amigo

Previews:
Videos of the New Xbox Experience are not as good as being there, but it’s close
New Xbox Experience (Xbox 360)
Luminous Arc 2
The new Bejeweled is hard! Hands-on with Bejeweled Twist

Events:
Nerdy New Year Celebration: Magfest 7, January 1-4, 2009
LoveSac, Destructoid team up for LoveSac NES Classic at Brooklyn’s Barcade

Contests:
Asus launches web site to build a crowd-sourced gamer PC, invites us to weigh in
Contest reminder/extension: Get your tackling videos in to win a PS3 and more!
Ninjatown contest winners announced; Justino1, come on down!

News:
Dan and Fei-Long finally shown off in Street Fighter IV
Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts demo on Live now!
Sony profits drop by 70 per cent, but PS3 sales double
Sega to publish The Conduit [Updated with confirmation]
Like Fallout 3? You’ll love this 7′ 10″ Brotherhood of Steel statue
Xbox Live Starter Pack too awesome for words
LittleBigPlanet does NASCAR
Mysterious ad hints at new Atlus DS ‘Devil‘ game
Echoes of War: The Music of Blizzard Entertainment music CD announced
Put some pants on: PS3 Eye Camera going for $23 at Amazon
EA graces Europe with Rock Band 2 release date: Coming November 21
Does not want: Only 3.6% of Japanese gamers plan to buy DSi ‘soon’
Elder Scrolls a 2010 possibility, probably not coming to the Wii
Killer Instinct teased in Banjo-Kazooie Nuts & Bolts demo
Call of Duty: World at War Windows multiplayer beta launches
Mirror’s Edge demos coming to PlayStation Network and Xbox Live on Halloween
Steamy! Pre-purchase Empire: Total War on Steam, get Rome: Total War for free
Koei announces Nobunaga’s Ambition: Iron Triangle for PS2
Fallout 3 SecuROM shenanigans upset gamers

Rumortoid:
Beatles Rock Band game coming up
One more Mega Man 9 secret still to be revealed?

Galleries:
Guitar Hero On Tour: Decades full tracklist revealed

Videos:
Voice cast for The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon is mighty impressive
Hot new Nissan 370Z revealed by way of Need for Speed: Undercover
Who are the citizens of Azeroth voting for?
Gears of War 2 launch trailer brings testosterone and stereotypes. Awesome!

Hamza Aziz