The Daily Hotness: The Lion King Rises

When Mufasa is trampled by wildebeests, you have my permission to cry.

Speaking of wildebeests, we reviewed New Super Mario Bros. 2 and Deadlight, checked out Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault, the devkit for the new Xbox is floating around, and so many other exciting things happened on 7/30/2012.

Destructoid Original: 
Live show: Deadlight, two days early 
The Network Roundup: Three-peat
The DTOID Show: Xbox 720, Deadlight, Mario, & E3 2013!

Community blogs of 7/30
Forum thread of the day: Sleeping Dogs

We’re giving away 5,000 RaiderZ beta codes! 

Review: Deadlight 
Review: New Super Mario Bros. 2

Preview: A Game of Dwarves
Preview: Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault 
Preview: Dungeonland makes evil feel so good
Impressions: DDO: Menace of the Underdark

E3 confirmed to remain in Los Angeles until 2015 
Square Enix @ gamescom: Final Fantasy XIV, VII PC

Carrier Command: Gaea Mission getting episodic prelude
Details of Dishonored UK pre-order bonuses emerge
‘Sit tight’ for more info on other Dawnguard platforms
Ubisoft’s Uplay DRM poses security risk (Update)
Capcom profits up 290%, Dragon’s Dogma to be a series
Infinity Blade II comes to Android … but it’s a fake 
Batman: Arkham Asylum Steam Keys fail due to DRM 
38 Studios shelled out $133 million prior to shuttering
Pictures of next-gen Xbox dev kit are reportedly genuine
Steam is next for Mutant Blobs Attack on August 15
Netflix privacy policy changes after class-action lawsuit
Amazon: Get Gravity Rush, screen guard free with PS Vita

Jimquisition: I hate videogames (because I love them)
Bar Oasis 2: Sit back and have a drink with music samples
All rise for His Exalted Majesty King Nintendo 64
Kid Icarus’ Pit and P4 Arena figmas give ladies boners

Let’s get physical with Quantum Conundrum 
Sony video likens HD game remasters to makeup 
Here’s a ton of Dragon Quest X footage 
Gander at Arkail and Styx from Of Orcs and Men 

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