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Nick got to see BioShock Infinite recently and the game is shaping up to be something extremely special. Read up on Nick’s preview and salivate with the rest of us as we wait until 2012 for the release.

Microsoft’s E3 press conference hints at some Halo news, Andrew Kauz took a look at L.A. Noire, Hollie brought us more on the next Ace Combat, Jim reviewed The Witcher 2, PSP games are coming to the PS3 and more happened on 5/23/11.

Destructoid Original:
Podtoid 152 record tomorrow, we want questions!
New releases: DiRT 3, 99Bullets and more
Personalized MS press badge hints at E3 Halo reveal
Interview: Move towards realism for new Ace Combat game
Mash Tactics plays Lego Pirates of the Caribbean
A line in the sandbox: L.A. Noire’s closed open world
New Destructoid Episode: Infinite Metal Monster RISING!
Live Show: Deadly Creatures begins on Backlog!

Community:
Forum thread of the day: StarCraft II!!
Community blogs of 5/23/11

Contests:
Win Insert Coin clothing gift card!

Reviews:
Review: The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings

Previews:
Guardian Heroes for XBLA will include original version
Through a tear: BioShock Infinite’s E3 demo previewed
Quick hands-on with Mario & Sonic 2012 Olympic Games

News:
Dead or Alive canceled due to Swedish child porn law?
Nintendo DLC: I hope you like puzzle games
58% of L.A. Noire sales on Xbox 360, 42% on PS3
Lots of Devil Survivor 2 screenshots and art
Dungeon Siege III demo dated for 360, PS3, PC
Mortal Kombat gets some stealth tweaks
L.A. Noire becomes fastest selling new IP in UK
PSP Remaster title series coming to PS3
Bethesda to release Oblivion: Fifth Anniversay edition
Worst Year Ever: PSN hack to cost Sony $170 million
Raiden voice actor clueless over Metal Gear Solid: RISING
Full Catherine website is live, lets you send texts
Hellgate closed beta keys now available
Nintendo’s E3 presentation to be streamed live
Yakuza of the End ball cap doesn’t look videogamey
Gears of War 3 replica Retro Lancer is OHMYGODWANTIT!
GAME: Pre-owned market is good for games industry
RIFT 1.3 to offer free character transfers
Free App of the Day: Dead Street (iOS)
Tiny Wings stolen from iOS and cloned on Android
Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale dated
Free multiplayer maps for Dead Space 2 360/PS3 inbound
Takashi Miike’s new film based on DS ‘courtroom drama’
Voters welcome: Team Fortress 2’s Saxxy Award polls open
Gross and probably BS: 3D Xbox 360 rumor for E3
Relic details paid downloadable gear for The Last Stand

Offbeat:
Adventure Time creators love games, plan to make games
The Jimquisition: Defending Call of Duty

Media:
Dragon’s Dogma has a hydra
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 official gameplay trailer
F.E.A.R. 3 ‘Soul King’ multiplayer explained

Hamza Aziz