The Daily Hotness: Death

Today we gave you a look at Darksiders II. The upcoming sidesequel is looking pretty damn good with lots of new features that fans will dig.

Storm’s Adventures are back, Jim really doesn’t hate the 3DS, Conrad reviewed Catherine, Team Meat don’t give a f*ck, Batman: Arkham City’s CE contains some cool treats, Saints Row: The Third has Sasha Grey and more happened on 7/19/11.

Destructoid Original:
Darksiders 2 addressing the backtracking complaints
Storm’s Adventure with Halo: Reach and Black Ops
Criticizing the 3DS out of love, not hate
Live show: Mash Tactics plays Borderlands
Payday: The Heist trailer takes us to the panic room
Live Show: Backlog begins its twentieth game!

Community:
Digital Distribution: Resistance is useless

Contests:
Contest: Win a Dtoid themed Xbox 360 Calibur11 Vault case
Winners of The Destructoid Show’s 3DS Destruction Contest

Reviews:
Review: Bastion
Review: Captain America: Super Soldier
Review: Yakiniku Bugyou (PSN import)
Review: Catherine

Previews:
Death comes for all in Darksiders II
Preview: End of Nations

Events:
Perfect World wants to send you to PAX
Tickets for Call of Duty XP now on sale

News:
Team Meat ‘doesn’t f*cking care’ about piracy
Carmack: Call of Duty hating indie devs are ‘snooty’
The Longest Journey is $3.99 on GOG for a day
Uncharted script canned, movie to go back to game roots
Ubisoft: Wii U will change the face of the industry
Batman: Arkham City collector’s edition in picture form
Strange Grockets show up in Team Fortress 2 update
Shinobi 3DS, CRUSH3D dated November 12, February 21
PSN, XBLA to get Voltron: Defender of the Universe
No Mega Man Legends 3, but you’ll get Dr. Wily’s Revenge!
Deep Silver addresses ‘misleading’ Dead Island CGI video
Epic president Mike Capps to give keynote at GDC Europe
Cthulhu Saves The World PC beat Xbox sales in six days!
Pokemon Rumble Blast blasting to 3DS on October 24
Saints Row: The Third has Sasha Grey, Hulk Hogan, and Jin
Phosphor games bringing The Dark Meadow to iOS
The Darkness II slips to early 2012
iOS users buying 61% more apps
Shadows of the Damned director Guarini forms new company
BioShock novel Rapture in stores now
Finally, Final Fantasy Tactics PSP is on PSN
Rocketbirds: overthrow the penguins on PSN
Ms. Splosion Man soundtrack free to download now
Vengence: Bloktonik wrecks havok on the iPad

Offbeat:
I’d stick my mushroom into THESE plumbers’ Warp Pipes!
Uncharted 3 figures open for pre-order

Media:
Futuremark announces Unstoppable Gorg
Watch Asura’s Wrath with the worst narration in the world
Dragon’s Dogma cracks out the Golem
Eldar Ulthwé DLC coming to Dawn of War II – Retribution
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Ear Force headsets coming
Even more skulls in this Darksiders II extended trailer

Hamza Aziz