No, that’s not a typo. Welcome to the Weekly Warp-Up, your weekly wrap-up of the biggest and the best articles posted at Warp Zoned this week…
Just a reminder, Blizzard has opened up the Diablo III beta to everyone this weekend. Download the client and click your brains out until Monday afternoon!
Now then, if Diablo III isn’t of interest to you, maybe our second week of PAX East hands-on previews will. We’ve got an international in-depth look at Rockstar’s Max Payne 3. If the noiry policeman isn’t your thing, how about two Square Enix previews… there’s the first person puzzling of Quantum Conundrum and the rhythmic tapping of Theatrhythm Final Fantasy.
Finally, Staff Writer Melissa Niedringhaus has come to the realization that gaming in the year 2012 is pretty damn awesome in My Golden Age of Gaming.
Want more of the biggest stories from this week? Hit the jump for more of the Weekly Warp-Up.
The Week in Reviews…
The Week in New Games…
- This Week’s Releases: The Witcher 2: Enhanced Edition, Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention, and more
- This Week’s PlayStation Network Update: The House of the Dead 4, StarDrone Extreme, and more
- This Week’s XBLA Wednesday: Trials Evolution
- This Week’s Nintendo Download: 3D Classics: Kid Icarus, I Must Run!
- Next Week’s Releases: Prototype 2, Risen 2: Dark Waters, and more
Amazing Paperboy Delivers…
- Nintendo has announced New Super Mario Bros. 2 for the 3DS and Kirby Anniversary Collection for the Wii.
- Gambitious challenges Kickstarter by offering game funding with shares and dividends
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3‘s Content Collection #1 is now available on the PlayStation Store.
- Prey 2 isn’t cancelled. I repeat, Prey 2 isn’t cancelled. But you won’t be playing it in 2012.
- Kratos returns in God of War: Ascension, a prequel to the series.
- Sketch Nation Studio brings easy app development to the iOS.
- Death waits for no man, but the release of Darksiders II will wait until August.
- Cam Newton and Calvin Johnson are the last players standing in the Madden NFL 13 cover vote.
- James Bond Will Return… in 007 Legends this Fall.
- Microsoft has enlisted Red vs Blue to let you know that Halo 4 will be released on November 6.
- This Dishonored trailer is possibly the coolest thing ever.
- Super Mario Bros. Wii U will make its debut at this year’s E3 Expo.
- And it’ll be joined by Pikmin 3.
- As promised, EA officially announced Crysis 3.
Zelda: The Musical is the awesomest thing you will see all weekend. It’s even cooler than the Dishonored trailer.