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Ashley tells us why 8-bit will never die, new Super Street Figher IV characters were revealed, PB Winterbottom is now available, new Resident Evil 5 DLC is out, the StarCraft II beta is go and more happened on 02/17/10.

Destructoid Originals:
Why 8-bit will never die (and why that’s awesome)
Dishwashing liquid arrives, basically confirms Dishwasher sequel

Community:

My Expertise: Playing the race kart
Community blogs of 02/17/10
Forum of the day: We love Anthony thread

Contests:
Win an-all-expense paid trip to PAX East thanks to Two World II

News:

Rumor: Monster Hunter Tri coming to PSP [Update]
Sony: PS3 better for publishers than Xbox 360
Rumor: PS3 cross-game chat is coming … but at a price
Final Fantasy XI Ultimate Edition gets ultra cheaper
Jimi Hendrix to get his own Rock Band game this year? (Update: No, not really)
Sony: Exclusive ads and content are the new battleground
THQ: Core audience not on Wii, de Blob going multiplat
Midway’s XBLA games have been delisted
God Eater: Music samples and downloadable sheet music
Munch on God Eater in Q3 2010, North America
Say goodbye to online functionality in these EA games
Okamiden trademarked for US (hooray!)
Is Sega working on a game called Dinosaur Hell?
WoW player beats up mom, headbutts wall, gets shot
Social game survey: Average gamer is 43-year-old woman
David Cage says he’s not making any more thriller games
Aussie youth worker blames videogames for knife fights
A free trip to space courtesy of Shattered Horizon
New PS3 IP coming from Sony Cambridge?
The StarCraft II closed beta is live (Update)
MLB 2K10 soundtrack includes Pearl Jam, Iggy Pop, Jet
Confirmed: Ubisoft’s new PC DRM is out of control
Bust out the streamers, Tetris Party Deluxe announced
Episodic Blue Toad Murder files hits PSN on March 23
No more Op Flashpoint: Dragon Rising content is planned
BF 1943 vets will still get a bonus in Bad Company 2
Analyze this: Full episode of ‘Pach Attack!’ premieres
New footage of SSF4’s Dudley, Ibuki, and Makoto appears

Media:
Metro 2033 to have ‘extensive’ NVIDIA, DX11 support
Here’s some new Skate 3 info for your eyes to consume
Noby Noby Boy comes to iPhone, looks odd
NIER gets a new trailer, stuff happens in it
PB Winterbottom now available via Xbox LIVE Arcade
White Knight Chronicles funny: The danger of photography
Lunar: Silver Star Harmony dated for retail and PSN
Resident Evil 5 ‘Lost in Nightmares’ DLC available now
Blizzard donates big money to Make-A-Wish
Yep: Trackmania Wii is totally Trackmania

Hamza Aziz