The Daily Hotness: Downtime

Reminder: The ModernMethod network will be down most of the weekend. Probably a good time to actually play those things we talk about all the time, huh?

Rev ranted, Jaffe ranted right back, Colette talked to the devs of Alan Wake, we reviewed Marvel Vs Capcom 2, Nick checked out Shadow Complex, Jim previewed Left 4 Dead 2, Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story is going to be amazing and more awesome happened on 07/31/09.

Destructoid Originals:
New characters in Left 4 Dead 2 a ‘terrifying’ prospect
Valve: Fight used sales by making good, supported games
RetroforceGO! episode 97: Final Fantasy VII
Rev Rant: Fun isn’t enough
Art Attack Friday: lastscionz
Interview: Majesco’s Pete Rosky talks A Boy and His Blob
Fanboy Friday: We don’t need another tard
A weekend without Destructoid – server upgrade time!
Friday Night Fights: Quake Live winners announced!
Jaffe Rant: shut the f*ck up, Anthony
Alan Wake devs talk story, gameplay, sequel possibilities
The Videogame Show What I’ve Done: Cool Spot

Community:

Off-Brand Games: Power Blazer
Community blogs of 07/31/09
Forum of the day: 360 exculsives to PS3

Reviews:
Marvel Vs Capcom 2

Previews:
Two hours into Shadow Complex and I’ve…
Left 4 Dead 2

Contests:
And our Overlord II contest winner is…

News:
Could new Squenix teaser promise a Final Fantasy VII remake?
Woman bought Live Vision camera for boy, offered ‘free show’
Price drop part duex: Turtles in Time Re-Shelled now $10
Mana Khemia 2 gets a PSP version already?
PS3 production costs down 70% (CAN I HAVE A PRICE CUT PLZ!?)
Rock Band DLC: Next week Spinal Tap is gonna rock you next week
Never say never: Yakuza 3 statement not official, says Sega
Resonance of Fate gets US/EU simultaneous 2010 release
New DSi update brings flash cart device blockery
Tony Hawk: Ride, Blur get GameStop pre-order content
Dawn of War, Company of Heroes games half price on Steam
WET to dampen your consoles on September 15
INVESTIGATIONS: Miles Edgeworth Web site is now live!
Braid gets rated for a PlayStation 3 release!
Resident Evil 4 Wii sales edge out GameCube version
Pearl Jam’s new album available in Rock Band upon release

Offbeat:
The Katamari wedding to end all geek-themed weddings

Media:

Rock out with your Avatar out in Guitar Hero 5 on Xbox 360
Introducing Darkest of Days’ stockpile of weapons
Tekken 6: Hori stick, art book, new campaign mode
Mario & Luigi: Bowser’s Inside Story has some videos
Come see what being abducted in Fallout 3 looks like

Hamza Aziz