So, DiRT 2 was pushed back so Codemasters can make it much more graphically awesome.  While I don’t generally care about racing games .. the tech demos make me wish I did.  And do.  Two of the tech demos beneath the cut.
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Jack Monahan’s blog, Gausswerks Design Reboot, is a wonderful internets-finding of a great idea followed with wonderful execution.  The idea here is to take concepts and ideas found in previously-released games, and breathe some fresh life into them – and his life-breathing is a wondrous thing, presenting fascinating windows into sequels of what could be.
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by way of RPS, whom got it by way of this guy’s Twitter, whom may or may not have found it from somewhere else entirely elsewhere.  I don’t know!  Here is what I do know: that the chair can beat the pyro!  Awesome video fun time below.

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Via Rock, Paper, Shotgun [PC Gaming since 1873]: This is what happens when the Something Awful goons (Goons?) play an MMO.  Below, the video, and why it is important.
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It would seem that Team Fortress 2 is updating the game with .. a new class?!  Some details below the cut.

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