The Weekend Hotness: Objection!

It would have been so awesome had Phoenix Wright made it into Tatsunoko vs Capcom. Stupid translation issue! 

Joseph talked about JRPGs, the Destructoid shirts are sold out, Nintendo of America needs to STFU, lot of people still play Halo, the Xbox Micro mod is sweet and plenty of more neat stuff happened on 08/16/09.

Destructoid Originals:
JRPGs, narrative conflict, and gameplay lyricism
Weekend Destructainment: Connectile dysfunction
Best of the Network this week
Sold out: Limited edition Destructoid shirt
This Week in the Community: Custom metal guitar of doom
Nintendo of America needs to STFU
Games of the week for 08/16/09: Street Sharks edition

Community:

I suck at games: But not forever
I suck at games: IWBTG and my waning sanity
Community blogs of 08/15/09 & 08/16/09
Forum of the day: Super Metroid vs A Link to the past

Previews:
Odd Society: City-building without the hassle

News:
Rumortoid: PS3 price cuts get shown off at FYE
Bethesda not even planning an Elder Scrolls V
Carmack talks up Zenimax purchase of id, three new titles
Wii Fit book helps you shed pounds… theoretically
Phoenix Wright had been planned for Tatsunoko vs Capcom
MAG has an official release date
Halo still has a lot of players, you’re probably one of them
Ocho Cinco challenges the world to beat him at Madden
Gearbox pretends Borderlands box art is like, really meta
Study says videogames are to blame for back trouble
Xbox Gamer Spotlight not so fantastic
Over 100,000 nerds sign Starcraft II LAN petition
Lionhead Studios site updates recap
Scandal: Former Gamecock CEO says SouthPeak is not paying up
Wildstorm snags deal to publish Modern Warfare 2 comic

Offbeat:
Presenting DJ Malloc’s ‘Paradigm Collection’
Check out Frontier Aja’s Koumajou Densetsu: Scarlet Symphony
PSPgo.co.uk shows off the DSi
Check out Made of Myth, wish you could read French
Xbox Micro makes you wonder why the Xbox was so big (Update)
Scribblenauts art defies the use of adjective to describe it

Media:

LA Noire concept art looks good, means nothing
Scrapped MadWorld finisher will blow you away

Hamza Aziz